Indian Premier League 9: KKR's target was within our reach but last over turned the game, says Axar Patel

Indian Premier League 9: KKR's target was within our reach but last over turned the game, says Axar Patel

Axar played a brilliant 7-ball 21 cameo, but Punjab fell short by 7 runs, which meant KKR were back on top in points table.

Indian Premier League 9: After match-winning all-round show vs KXIP, Andre Russell lauds KKR bowlers' 'Champion' show

Indian Premier League 9: After match-winning all-round show vs KXIP, Andre Russell lauds KKR bowlers' 'Champion' show

KKR are currently ranked No. 1 in the points table with six wins from nine matches this season.

IPL 2016: Shah Rukh Khan thinks his son AbRam could be a mystery fielder – Find out why

IPL 2016: Shah Rukh Khan thinks his son AbRam could be a mystery fielder – Find out why

The father-son duo were present at the Eden Gardens on Wednesday, where KKR defeated Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) by 7 runs.

 

IPL 2016: Unsold at auction, Hashim Amla signed by Kings XI Punjab as replacement for injured Shaun Marsh

IPL 2016: Unsold at auction, Hashim Amla signed by Kings XI Punjab as replacement for injured Shaun Marsh

Despite being one of the best batsmen in world cricket at the moment, Amla hasn't played a single match in the IPL so far.

Seven photos that prove Murali Vijay is the most down-to-earth Indian cricketer

Seven photos that prove Murali Vijay is the most down-to-earth Indian cricketer

At times it becomes extremely hard for these much-loved players to lead a normal life due to fan frenzy.

Indian Premier League 9: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Kings XI Punjab - Preview

Indian Premier League 9: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Kings XI Punjab - Preview

Out on road for about three weeks, the two-time former champions KKR have played six of their seven away matches on the trot, winning four of them.

IPL 9: Kings XI Punjab's Shaun Marsh ruled out for remainder of the tournament

IPL 9: Kings XI Punjab's Shaun Marsh ruled out for remainder of the tournament

Marsh, 32, is expected to return to Australia in next couple of days.

Indian Premier League 2014: New KXIP skipper Murali Vijay hails Axar Patel's hat-trick as 'incredible' performance

Indian Premier League 2014: New KXIP skipper Murali Vijay hails Axar Patel's hat-trick as 'incredible' performance

Patel spun a web around the Gujarat batsmen and finished with impressive figures of 4/21 in his quota of four overs which included a split hat-trick.

Indian Premier League 2016: Gujarat Lions vs Delhi Daredevils - Preview

Indian Premier League 2016: Gujarat Lions vs Delhi Daredevils - Preview

The Daredevils, on the other hand, would be hoping to settle scores after losing by a narrow one run against Gujarat Lions at home.

Indian Premier League 9: Gujarat Lions' Ravindra Jadeja reprimanded for showing dissent at umpire's decision

Indian Premier League 9: Gujarat Lions' Ravindra Jadeja reprimanded for showing dissent at umpire's decision

Kings XI defeated Gujarat Lions by 23 runs to stop their winning march in the IPL yesterday.

WATCH: Axar Patel performs Champion dance after dismissing Dwayne Bravo for 0

WATCH: Axar Patel performs Champion dance after dismissing Dwayne Bravo for 0

Soon after he dismissed Dwayne Bravo for a first-ball duck, Axar was seen shaking a leg on the Champion dance.

IPL 2016: Axar Patel's four-wicket haul guides Kings XI Punjab to 23-run win over table-toppers Gujarat Lions

IPL 2016: Axar Patel's four-wicket haul guides Kings XI Punjab to 23-run win over table-toppers Gujarat Lions

Axar Patel ripped through Gujarat Lions' top-order as he claimed crucial wickets of Dwayne Smith, Dinesh Karthik, Dwayne Bravo and Ravindra Jadeja.

Indian Premier League 2016: Kings XI Punjab's Axar Patel claims first hat-trick of ninth edition

Indian Premier League 2016: Kings XI Punjab's Axar Patel claims first hat-trick of ninth edition

He simply ran through Lions batting line-up and finished his quota with an outstanding figures of 4-0-21-4.

Indian Premier League 9: Kings XI Punjab vs Gujarat Lions - As it happened...

Indian Premier League 9: Kings XI Punjab vs Gujarat Lions - As it happened...

After a forgettable season, Kings XI Punjab registered their second win of the season under the captaincy of new skipper Murali Vijay.

IPL 2016: Murali Vijay replaces under-fire David Miller as skipper of Kings XI Punjab

IPL 2016: Murali Vijay replaces under-fire David Miller as skipper of Kings XI Punjab

With two points, KXIP are at the bottom of the table.

Indian Premier League, Match 28: Gujarat Lions vs Kings XI Punjab - Preview

Indian Premier League, Match 28: Gujarat Lions vs Kings XI Punjab - Preview

Punjab are lying at the bottom of the table with only two points from six matches.

Indian Premier League 9: Playing cricket for another five years would be good, says Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Indian Premier League 9: Playing cricket for another five years would be good, says Mahendra Singh Dhoni

After suffering four losses in a row, there was finally some relief for Dhoni and his boys who registered a 34-run win over Sunrisers Hyderabad in a rain-interrupted match.

VIDEO: Here is how Mumbai Indians crushed Kings XI Punjab in IPL 9

VIDEO: Here is how Mumbai Indians crushed Kings XI Punjab in IPL 9

Parthiv Patel (81) and Ambati Rayudu (65) made solid fifties to help Mumbai put up a formidable total of 190.

Indian Premier League 2016: We are at the bottom since we are giving too many chances to opponents, says Glen Maxwell

Indian Premier League 2016: We are at the bottom since we are giving too many chances to opponents, says Glen Maxwell

Maxwell rued at the mistakes KXIP committed against Mumbai which he said cost them the game.

IPL 2016: Kings XI Punjab's woeful run continues as Mumbai Indians ease to 25-run win

IPL 2016: Kings XI Punjab's woeful run continues as Mumbai Indians ease to 25-run win

Chasing a stiff target of 190, Kings XI Punjab were restricted to 164 for seven in the stipulated 20 overs.