Sunday, April 9, 2017

3rd Match IPL-10 KKR vs GL

In 3rd match of Vivo IPL-10 Kolkata Knight Riders defeated Gujarat Lions by 10 wickets with the brilliance of Gautam Gambhir and Chris Lynn with the bat. Batting first Gujarat lost Jason Roy in 4th over and then a partnership of 50 runs between Suresh Raina and Brendon McCullum took place. Brendon scored 35 runs off 24 balls and Suresh Raina remained unbeaten on 68 runs off 51 balls. But the real spark was given by Dinesh Kartik who scored quick 47 runs off 25 balls. Gujarat managed to score 183 runs in their respective 20 overs.

Chasing 184 in 20 overs Kolkata Knight Riders achieved the target rather quickly in just 14.5 overs. Chris Lynn scored a brisk 93 runs off 41 balls and equally supported by Gautam Gambhir who scored 76 off 48 balls and take their team over the line with 31 balls spared. They both complemented each other well where Gujarat players dropped one golden chance to dismiss Chris Lynn. But they were unstoppable and chased down 184 runs very easily.

Right choosen Man Of the Match Chris Lynn who displayed a great range of batting skills in his 93 runs innings.

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