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IPL 2019: Shubman Gill shines as Kolkata Knight Riders beat Kings XI Punjab by seven wickets

Not only did KKR reach the target in 18 overs but they also improved the net run-rate as they now have 12 points with a must-win away game against Mumbai Indians left.

May 04, 2019, 00:11 AM IST

IPL 2019: Kolkata Knight Riders face off against Kings XI Punjab in a must-win game

Both KKR and Kings XI have 10 points from 12 matches but the Kolkata outfit is placed a rung above Punjab at sixth in the eight-team competition by virtue of a better net run-rate.

May 03, 2019, 15:27 PM IST

IPL 2019: Andre Russell roars again as Kolkata Knight Riders snap six-match losing streak

The KKR batsmen fired on all cylinders to post the season's highest total, 232 for two, after sensational knocks from Shubman Gill (76 off 45) and Andre Russell (80 not out off 40).

Apr 29, 2019, 00:29 AM IST

With five games in 9 days, our boys are tired: Jacques Kallis

KKR slumped to their third straight defeat after losing to CSK by five wickets in a home game on Sunday.

Apr 15, 2019, 00:13 AM IST

IPL 2019, Kolkata vs Delhi Highlights: As it happened

Team Delhi defeated Kolkata by 7 wickets in the 26th match of the twelfth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Eden Gardens, Kolkata on Friday.

Apr 12, 2019, 18:52 PM IST

Andre Russell-Kagiso Rabada battle on cards with 'visitor' Sourav Ganguly set to share spotlight at Eden Gardens

Second in the IPL table with eight points from six matches, KKR's season so far has been a Russell show with the Jamaican amassing 257 runs from five innings, out of which 150 have come in sixes alone.

Apr 11, 2019, 18:16 PM IST

Andre Russell played with a lot of maturity, says Dinesh Karthik

KKR were under pressure from the word go on Tuesday as Chris Lynn and Sunil Narine fell within the space of five balls. By the 11th over, CSK had the visiting team reeling at 47 for 6 when Russell walked in.

Apr 10, 2019, 15:17 PM IST

Mitchell Starc sues insurer over injury payout for IPL contract

Starc was one of the most sought-after Australian players at the 2018 IPL auction when KKR snapped him up for USD 1.8 million.

Apr 09, 2019, 16:36 PM IST

Dinesh Karthik happy with clinical team effort after win over Rajasthan in IPL tie

Rajasthan Royals captain Ajinkya Rahane rued that his side was short by 10-20 runs.

Apr 07, 2019, 23:51 PM IST

Sunil Narine, Chris Lynn star as Kolkata Knight Riders register easy win over Rajasthan Royals

Chasing 140 for a win, Narine (47) and Lynn (50) shared a partnership of 91 runs for the opening stand in 8.3 overs to take the game away from Rajasthan Royals as KKR reached the target with 6.1 overs to spare.

Apr 07, 2019, 23:39 PM IST

No ground is big enough for me I guess: Andre Russell

Russell smashed an unbeaten 48 off 13 balls as Kolkata Knight Riders plundered 66 runs in four overs to script a memorable win over Royal Challengers Bangalore on Friday night.

Apr 06, 2019, 16:29 PM IST

Andre Russell is Kolkata Kight Riders' billion dollar man: Chris Lynn

Needing 66 runs off 24 balls against RCB, KKR were up against it before Russell came in and smashed an unbeaten 48 off 13 balls to complete the job.

Apr 06, 2019, 13:18 PM IST

Andre Russell smashes unbeaten 48 as Kolkata Knight Riders beat Royal Challengers Bangalore in thrilling tie

Russell came out to bat with KKR needing 67 runs off 26 balls. Skipper Dinesh Karthik (19) got out in the next over and in the last three overs, the away side needed 53 runs off 18 balls.

Apr 06, 2019, 00:28 AM IST

Kolkata beat Punjab by 28 runs in match 6 of IPL 2019

Team Kolkata led by Dinesh Karthik recorded a 28-run win against Punjab in the sixth clash of the 12th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Eden Gardens, Kolkata on Wednesday. 

Mar 27, 2019, 18:50 PM IST

Big Bash 2018-19: Conventional coin toss set to be replaced with bat flip

Cricket Australia's head of Big Bash League Kim McConnie believes that the introduction of an innovative concept like a bat flip is a reflection of what the BBL is all about. 

Dec 10, 2018, 23:10 PM IST

IPL 2018: Clinical KKR seal play-off spot after seeing off leaders SRH

Chris Lynn and Robin Uthappa rose to the occasion with the bat to take KKR to the 2018 IPL play-offs after a five-wicket win over SRH in Hyderabad on Saturday.

May 19, 2018, 23:46 PM IST

IPL 2018: Andre Russell, Chris Lynn overshadow Virat Kohli as KKR beat RCB

With this win, KKR stay on the fourth spot while RCB too stayed at the seventh spot. 

Apr 30, 2018, 00:33 AM IST

IPL 2018: Chris Lynn 74 lays the foundation for KKR

Lynn, known to take on the opposition from the word go, seemed to have taken a leaf out of Chris Gayle's book, negotiating KXIP bowling well with the new ball. 

Apr 21, 2018, 17:30 PM IST

Fit-again Chris Lynn bats in full flow at KKR nets, Sunil Narine bowls

A fit-again Chris Lynn was seen batting in full flow along with Sunil Narine as two-time former champions Kolkata Knight Riders geared up for the Indian Premier League with a practice match at the Eden Gardens on Monday.

Apr 02, 2018, 22:49 PM IST

KKR hopeful of Andre Russell, Chris Lynn availability for IPL opener vs RCB

Kolkata Knight Riders CEO Venky Mysore on Wednesday cleared the air about the injury concerns of Chris Lynn and Andre Russell, saying that the two foreign players are expected to be available for the side's Indian Premier League opener against Royal Challengers Bangalore on April 8.

Mar 21, 2018, 22:33 PM IST