Tag: Kolkata Knight Riders

IPL betting: 5 held in in Jharsuguda, Rs 7L seized  

Jharsuguda: The Jharsuguda police have busted an IPL betting racket and arrested seven persons in this connection. The cops also seized Rs 7 lakh cash from their possession. Acting on a tip-off, the Jharsuguda police conducted a raid on the house of main accused Prateek Jadav of Chaukipada in the town and seized cash and […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
You did yourself proud: Shah Rukh to KKR team

Mumbai: Superstar Shah Rukh Khan is “still smiling” even after Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) failed to make it to final of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018 and says the team is “awesome”. “Well was not to be. Will have to cancel my flight but KKR well done. You did yourself proud. All of you […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
IPL Playoffs: All-round KKR see off Royals to make Qualifiers 2

Kolkata: Skipper Dinesh Karthik (52) led from the front as Andre Russell (49 not out), Piyush Chawla (2/24) and Kuldeep Yadav (1/18) starred with bat and ball to help Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) see off Rajasthan Royals (RR) by 25 runs and reach Qualifier 2 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) here on Wednesday. KKR […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
IPL-2018: KKR seal playoffs berth with five-wicket win over Sunrisers

Hyderabad: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) booked their place in the playoffs of the Indian Premier League with a five-wicket victory over table-toppers Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in a crunch game at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium here on Saturday. The result means KKR remain third with 16 points from their full quota of 14 games. Rajasthan […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
IPL: KKR edges closer to playoffs with easy win against Royals

Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) sharpened their chances of a playoff berth with a convincing six-wicket win over Rajasthan Royals (RR) in a crucial Indian Premier League (IPL) clash at the Eden Gardens here on Tuesday. Chinaman Kuldeep Yadav (4/20) starred for the two-time champions as Royals were bowled out for 142 in 19 overs […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
IPL 2018: Gill, Karthik guide KKR to six-wicket win over CSK

Kolkata: Top-order batsman Shubman Gill cracked an unbeaten 36-ball 57 while skipper Dinesh Karthik bludgeoned a 18-ball 45 not out to guide Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) to a six-wicket win over Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in an Indian Premier League (IPL) clash at the Eden Gardens here on Thursday. Chasing 178 for victory, Gill, an […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Lynn, Uthappa guide Kolkata to victory over Bangalore

Bengaluru: Opener Chris Lynn’s unbeaten 62-run knock and Robin Uthappa’s (36) disciplined inning helped Kolkata Knight Riders beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by six wickets in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match here on Sunday. The win, came after two straight losses, took Kolkata to fourth spot with eight points while Bangalore are at seventh spot […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
IPL 2018: Iyer's daredevilry helps Delhi end losing streak

New Delhi: Inspired by half-centuries from new skipper Shreyas Iyer and Prithvi Shaw, Delhi Daredevils finally ended their three-match losing streak with a 55-run thumping win over Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in an Indian Premier League (IPL) clash at the Ferozshah Kotla here on Friday. With Friday’s win, Delhi’s stay at the bottom of the […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
IPL-2018: All-round KKR record facile seven-wicket win over Rajasthan

Jaipur: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) stretched their winning run to two games by registering a facile seven-wicket victory over Rajasthan Royals in an Indian Premier League (IPL) clash at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium here on Wednesday. After restricting RR to 160/8, the two-time champions, who also won against Delhi Daredevils by 71 runs in their […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
IPL preview: KKR look to quell Mumbai challenge in Qualifier 2

Bengaluru: Old foes Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Mumbai Indians will lock horns for the third time for a place in the IPL final when they go for the Qualifer 2 at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium here on Friday. KKR, who won by seven wickets against Sunrisers Hyderabad in a rain-interrupted tie in the early […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Jacques Kallis
We let ourselves down in the last game, says KKR coach Kallis

Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) head coach Jacques Kallis on Thursday admitted that his team was not up to the mark in the previous match against Kings XI Punjab which they lost by 14 runs. Chasing a modest target of 168 runs for a win during last Tuesday’s match at the I.S. Bindra Stadium in […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Marlon Samuels
Marlon replaces injured Quinton for Delhi Daredevils

Kolkata: West Indian all-rounder Marlon Samuels will replace injured Quinton de Kock for the remainder of the Indian Premier League (IPL) edition, Delhi Daredevils announced on Thursday. De Kock, the wicketkeeper-batsman, was ruled out due to injury ahead of the season. A veteran of 71 Tests, 187 One-Day Internationals and 55 T20Is, Samuels has played […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
virat kohli
Virat Kohli pulls up RCB batsmen for reckless show

Kolkata: A dejected Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Virat Kohli on Sunday admonished his batsmen after collapsing to a 82-run defeat against the Kolkata Knight Riders here, saying such performance from the famed batting line up was “unacceptable”. Calling it the RCB’s “worst batting performance”, Kohli said that “it really hurts”. The visitors were bundled out […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Yuzvendra Chahal
Life has changed since six-wicket haul, says Chahal

Kolkata: India and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal on Saturday said life has changed since his historic six-wicket haul against England in the third T20 International earlier this year, adding he feels more responsible now. “My life has totally changed after I took six wickets because that was best figures by an Indian (in […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
IPL-10: Confident Delhi face stern test vs KKR

New Delhi: Beaming with confidence after winning two matches on the trot, a resurgent Delhi Daredevils will be eager to keep the momentum going when they take on two-time Indian Premier League (IPL) champions Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) at the Feroz Shah Kotla here on Monday. Delhi overcame their opening loss to Royal Challengers Bangalore […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021