In the match No. 41 of the season 10 of Indian Premier League (Vivo IPL 2017), Rising Pune Supergiants (RPS) beat Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) by 4 Wickets
Winning the toss, Rising Pune Supergiants elected to field first.
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) lost the wicket of opener Sunil Narine early, in the first over itself for a suck. Gautam Gambhir made 24 Runs. Manish Pandey made 37 Runs of 32 Balls while Colin De Grandhomme made 36 Runs of 19 Balls. Towards the end Suryakumar Yadav made a quick-fire unbeaten 30 Runs of 16 Balls and in the end Kolkata Knight Riders reached a score of 155/8 at the end of their 20 overs.
For Rising Pune Supergiants, Jaydev Unadkat and Washington Sundar picked up two wickets each while Imran Tahir, Ben Stokes and Daniel Christian picked up one wicket each.
Chasing this moderate total, Rising Pune SUpergiants, lost a few wickets early with Ajinkya Rahane, Steve Smith and Manoj Tiwary getting out in single digit figures. Rahul Tripathi played brilliantly scoring 93 Runs of just 52 Balls. Ben Stokes made 14 Runs of 14 Balls but towards the end the team lost a few wickets and in the end achieved the target in 19.2 Overs loosing 6 Wickets.
For Kolkata Knight Riders, Chris Woakes picked up three wickets while Umesh yadav picked up one wicket each.
Rahul Tripathi was named the Man Of The Match for his brilliant batting performance in the match.
Please find below detailed score scorecard of both the innings.
1st Innings Scorecard (Kolkata Knight Riders Batting) :
2nd Innings Scorecard (Rising Pune Supergiants Batting) :
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