IPL 2017 | KKR vs RPS Highlights: Rising Pune Supergiant beat Kolkata Knight Riders by 4 wickets

New Delhi ,

| 03 May 2017 , 11:53 PM
A file photo of Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir and RPS skipper Steve Smith.
A file photo of Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir and RPS skipper Steve Smith.

Two-time IPL champions Kolkata Knight Riders were beaten on their home turf by Rising Pune Supergiant by 4 wickets on Wednesday denting their chances to seal a spot in the play-offs. 

Kolkata Knight Riders (Playing XI): Sunil Narine, Gautam Gambhir(c), Manish Pandey, Yusuf Pathan, Suryakumar Yadav, Sheldon Jackson(w), Colin de Grandhomme, Chris Woakes, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Kuldeep Yadav, Umesh Yadav

Rising Pune Supergiant (Playing XI): Ajinkya Rahane, Rahul Tripathi, Steven Smith(c), Manoj Tiwary, Ben Stokes, MS Dhoni(w), Daniel Christian, Washington Sundar, Jaydev Unadkat, Shardul Thakur, Imran Tahir

Here are the highlights of the KKR vs RPS match:

RPS vs KKR match report


Game over. RPS beat KKR by 4 wickets


Woakes to Tripathi, out Caught by (sub)Rovman Powell!! 


Kuldeep Yadav to Tripathi, SIX, RPS now need 10 runs


Daniel Christian, right handed bat, comes to the crease 


OUT!!!! Dhoni walks back to the hut. RPS 5 wickets down


Narine to Stokes, out Caught&Bowled!!


Rising Pune Supergiant need 25 runs in 41 balls, all thanks to Rahul Tripathi today

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Back to back sixes for Tripathi. What a day and venue for him to shine. Great stuff


Good bowling under pressure by Chris Woakes. 16 runs in 3 overs with 2 wickets


Ben Stokes, left handed bat, comes to the crease


Woakes to Manoj Tiwary, out Bowled!!


Brilliant fifty by Rahul Tripathi


Narine to Manoj Tiwary, FOUR, to third man 


Sunil Narine comes into the attack


Coulter-Nile to Tripathi, FOUR. Moves on to 47 now. Great batting


Despite being two wickets down, RPS look comfortable while chasing the target. Run rate hovering above 11 at the moment


Manoj Tiwary joins Rahul Tripathi in the middle


Bowled!!!! Woakes removes captain Smith. RPS 2 wickets down


Six. Great shot by captain Smith. 50 comes up for RPS in just 4.3 overs


A four and a six for Tripathi. RPS 30/1 in 3 overs


#OUT! Umesh strikes big in his first over. Outclass Rahane with a short of length delivery, coming back quickly. Rahane goes for 11(9)

U Yadav to Rahane, FOUR, that's a class shot from Rahane. 

Umesh Yadav, right-arm fast, comes into the attack

#Coulter-Nile to Rahane, FOUR, off the mark with a boundary, Rahen showing positive intentions here.  7 off the first over.

Rahane and Tripathi are at the crease. Rahane is on strike. Coulter-Nile will open the attack


Pune Supergiant need 156 runs to win


KKR 151/7 in 19 overs. A good comeback by Kolkata after a disasterous start


Unadkat to Coulter-Nile, SIX, to long on


Chris Woakes gets run out. KKR 7 wickets down with 129 runs on board


SIX!!! Suryakumar Yadav hits a massive six to deep square leg


Unadkat to de Grandhomme, out Caught by Sundar!!


KKR: 119/5 in 16 overs


Tahir to de Grandhomme, FOUR, to deep backward point


Christian to M Pandey, THAT'S OUT!! Caught!! Rahane takes the catch


Stokes to de Grandhomme, FOUR


Christian to M Pandey, FOUR, to third man


Tahir to de Grandhomme, SIX, between extra cover and long off


Tahir to de Grandhomme, SIX, to mid wicket


SN Thakur to M Pandey, FOUR, to deep mid wicket


Imran Tahir strikes, removes Yusuf Pathan, KKR 4 wickets down


KKR run rate is hovering around just over six at the moment with 55 runs on board in 9 overs


Last 4 overs: 33 runs, 1 wicket


Kolkata Knight Riders: 44/3 in 7 overs with Manish Pandey and Yusuf Pathan at the crease


Gone!!!! Sundar removes Gambhir, KKR 3 wickets down


Washington Sundar to Gambhir, SIX, to long on


Washington Sundar to Gambhir, FOUR


KKR 27/2 in 5 overs


Washington Sundar to Jackson, out Hit Wkt!!


Washington Sundar to Jackson, FOUR, to long on  


Washington Sundar comes into the attack


KKR 14/1 in 3 overs


Unadkat to Jackson, FOUR, to deep backward point


Kolkata Knight Riders: 8/1 in two overs


Stokes to Gambhir, leg byes, FOUR


Sheldon Jackson joins captain Gautam Gambhir in the middle. Facing Ben Stokes now


Unadkat to Narine, out Caught&Bowled!! Wicket-maiden!


So far so good by Jaydev Unadkat. 5 dot balls


Sunil Narine, Gautam Gambhir open the innings for Kolkata Knight Riders


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First Published : Wednesday, May 03, 2017 06:49 PM
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