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IPL 2017 highlights | KKR vs DD: Kolkata Knight Riders beat Delhi Daredevils by 7 wickets

Catch IPL Live Score And Ball-by-ball Commentary For The Kolkata Knight Riders Vs Delhi Daredevils Match At Eden Gardens Stadium.

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Gautam Lalotra | Updated on: 28 Apr 2017, 07:21:37 PM
A file photo shows KKR captain Gautam Gambhir shaking hands with DD skipper Zaheer Khan

New Delhi:

Kolkata Knight Riders beat Delhi Daredevils by 7 wickets on Friday with a disciplined all-round performance at the Eden Gardens. KKR captain Gautam Gambhir had won the toss and asked DD to bat first. 

Delhi Daredevils (Playing XI): Sanju Samson, Shreyas Iyer, Karun Nair, Ankit Bawne, Rishabh Pant(w), Corey Anderson, Chris Morris, Kagiso Rabada, Pat Cummins, Amit Mishra, Zaheer Khan(c)

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

Here are the highlights of the match:


Four!!! Sheldon Jackson hits a boundary. KKR need 15 runs in 28 balls with 7 wickets in hand


Rabada gets rid of Manish Pandey. KKR 139/3, need 22 runs in 31 balls

#KKR are 138 for 2 after 14 overs

#13 off the over, that was pretty expensive by the veteran offie once again

#Now Manish Pandey steps on the acceleration button, tonks Mishra for a boundary

#Back to back fours off Mishra's bowling

#Its a battle btw the Delhi lads, Gambhir winning it for the time being

#Gambhir has taken the attack to Mishra

#KKR are 125 for 2 after 13 overs

#Gambhir cracks another boundary of Anderson's bowling

#Manish Pandey joins skipper Gambhir at the crease

#Uthappa gone!!!! Nair hurls a brilliant throw which finds Uthappa short of his crease

#Gambhir hits him four a boundary off the first ball

#Correy Anderson comes back into the attack

#KKR are 113 for 1 after 12 overs

#Gambhir milks Mishra for another single 

#Uthappa tonks Mishra for a huge six.It has been a feature of his batting

#Mishra beats Uthappa in flight

#Gambhir content with taking a single and giving Uthappa the strike

#Amit Mishra brought back into the attack

#6:56 pm

#KKR are 104 for 1 after 11 overs

#Cummins pretty tight in this over.Three dot balls a luxury

#Gambhir dabs Cummins delivery for a single, gives the dangerous Uthappa the strike

#Pat Cummins brought back into the attack

#KKR are on course for victory with 101 in just 10 overs

#KKR bring up their 100 in 10 overs

#Now Gambhir steps up the scoring rate, scores a boundary of Anderson

#Uthappa reaches yet another 50 in the IPL, Robbie scores his fifty in only 24 balls, joint third fastest IPL fifty 

#It is a run a ball from here

#Delhi are 93 for 1 after 9 overs. Uthappa making this run chase looking rather easy


Four!! Uthappa again 


Pat Cummins to Uthappa, SIX, to deep mid wicket


Uthappa is upping the ante this time. Six, four and a six. KKR 77/1 in 7.3 overs


Four!!! Gambhir this time. Playes it inside out


Four by Robin Uthappa. A risky shot though


Four!!! Gautam Gambhir welcomes Amit Mishra


Amit Mishra has been brought into the attack


Four!!! Uthappa plays very fine. KKR 43 in 5.5 overs


Pat Cummins to Gambhir, FOUR, to fine leg


Corey Anderson to Gambhir, FOUR, to deep backward point


Robin Uthappa joins captain Gautam Gambhir in the middle


OUT!!! Sunil Narine departs

Kolkata Knight Riders out to chase 161-run target set by Delhi Daredevils


Final score for DD- 160/6


Coulter-Nile to Chris Morris, THAT'S OUT!! Caught by Woakes


Coulter-Nile to Bawne, FOUR, to backward square leg


OUT!!! Corey Anderson run out!!!! DD five wickets dow


Chris Morris and Corey Anderson at the crease. Will they look to score 40-50 odd runs?


Coulter-Nile scalps Shreyas Iyer, LBW. DD 4 wickets down


Coulter-Nile to Shreyas Iyer, FOUR, between extra cover and long off


Coulter-Nile scalps Rishabh Pant, Delhi Daredevils 3 wickets down


Four!!! Cracking shot by Rishabh Pant


Umesh Yadav removes Sanju Samson, DD 2 wickets down


Umesh Yadav to Samson, SIX, to long on


Shreyas Iyer hits a boundary. A welcome boundary in fact thanks to misfielding at the boundary line


de Grandhomme to Shreyas Iyer, SIX, to deep mid wicket. 100 comes up for DD


Colin de Grandhomme, right-arm fast medium, comes into the attack


Kuldeep Yadav to Samson, SIX!!!! And that brings a superb fifty for Samson


The KKR have done well in taming the high-flying opening partnership by Delhi Daredevils. The boundaries have almost stopped and the visitors are now relying on singles and twos. DD 83/1 in 11 overs


Umesh Yadav to Samson, 2 runs. Great work from the fielder on the boundary line


50 up for DD and very quickly


OUT!!! Narine removes Karun Nair. Delhi suffer first jolt to an otherwise flying start. DD 48/1 in five overs


Woakes to Samson, FOUR, to deep backward point

Woakes to Samson, FOUR, beautifully played, 


Four. Sanju Samson this time. Great shot. DD 31/0 in 2.5 overs


Two back-to-back boundaries and a single for Karun Nair in Nathan Coulter-Nile's second over so far


Umesh Yadav to Samson, SIX, cracking shot


Karun Nair hits the first boundary for Delhi Daredevils

#Coulter-Nile comes back in place of Darren Bravo. Sheldon Jackson comes in place of Piyush Chawla

#Toss underway - Gautam Gambhir wins toss, invites DD to bat

#Delhi Daredevils signed up Marlon Samuels as a replacement for de Kock but won't be available for this game as he is arriving in India on 29th April. 

#The toss shall be held shortly

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First Published : 28 Apr 2017, 03:08:00 PM