IPL 2021, KKR vs PBKS highlights: Kolkata ends its four-match losing streak
KKR recovered from initial jitters to successfully chase down a modest 124-run target. Check IPL 2021 points table and KKR vs PBKS highlights here
Punjab Kings. Photo: Sportzpics for IPL
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) recovered from initial jitters to successfully chase down a modest 124-run target against Punjab Kings (PBKS) in 16.4 overs in Match 21 of Indian premier League (IPL 2021) at Narendra Modi Stadium, popularly known as Motera Stadium, Ahmedabad on Monday.
For Punjab, opener Mayank Agarwal top-scored with a painstaking 31 off 34 balls but Chris Jordan's 30 off 18 balls took them past 120-run mark.
Prasidh Krishna has best figures of 3 for 30 while Pat Cummins and Sunil Narine also chipped in with a couple of wickets each.
While chasing, KKR were in trouble at 17 for 3 before Rahul Tripathi (41 off 32 balls) and skipper Eoin Morgan (47 not out off 40 balls) put them on course with a 66-run fourth wicket stand.2021 IPL latest news
Kolkata Knight Riders scorecard
|Shubman Gill||lbw b Shami||5||3||1||0|
|Nitish Rana||c Shahrukh b Henriques||0||1||0||0|
|Rahul Tripathi||c Shahrukh b Hooda||41||32||7||0|
|Sunil Narine||c Bishnoi b Arshdeep||0||4||0||0|
|Eoin Morgan||not out||47||40||4||2|
|Andre Russell||runout (Arshdeep)||10||9||2||0|
|Dinesh Karthik||not out||12||6||2||0|
|Total: 126-5 in 16.4 overs|
KKR vs Punjab live scorecard
|KL Rahul||c Narine b Cummins||19||20||2||1|
|Mayank Agarwal||c Tripathi b Narine||31||33||1||2|
|Chris Gayle||c Karthik b Shivam Mavi||0||1||0||0|
|Deepak Hooda||c Morgan b Prasidh||1||4||0||0|
|Nicholas Pooran||b Chakravarthy||19||19||1||1|
|Moises Henriques||b Narine||2||3||0||0|
|Shahrukh Khan||c Morgan b Prasidh||13||14||0||1|
|Chris Jordan||b Prasidh||30||18||1||3|
|Ravi Bishnoi||c Morgan b Cummins||1||4||0||0|
|Mohammed Shami||not out||1||2||0||0|
|Arshdeep Singh||not out||1||1||0||0|
Total: 123-9 in 20 Overs
KKR vs PBKS playing 11
Kolkata Knight Riders has made no changes in its playing 11 while Punjab has selected an extra pacer, Chris Jordan, in place of Fabien Allen.
Punjab Kings playing 11: KL Rahul (w/c), Mayank Agarwal, Chris Gayle, Deepak Hooda, Nicholas Pooran, Moises Henriques, Shahrukh Khan, Chris Jordan, Mohammed Shami, Ravi Bishnoi, Arshdeep Singh.
Kolkata Knight Riders playing 11: Nitish Rana, Shubman Gill, Rahul Tripathi, Sunil Narine, Eoin Morgan(c), Dinesh Karthik(w), Andre Russell, Pat Cummins, Shivam Mavi, Prasidh Krishna, Varun Chakravarthy
KKR vs PBKS Live streaming and telecast details
The KKR vs PBKS match will be telecast live on the Star Sports 1 HD/SD and Star Sports Hindi 1 HD/SD with English and Hindi commentary respectively. You can watch the live streaming of KKR vs RCB match on Hotstar+Disney, Jio TV and airtel stream.
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