New Delhi: Rain interrupted match as Kolkata Knight Rider were seven wickets down against Punjab Kings at the PCA Stadium in Mohali. KKR needs 46 runs in 4 overs. As per Duckworth–Lewis–Stern (DLS) method by 7 runs.
Narine, Thakur are on crease
Currently, Sunil Narine and Shardul Thakur are standing unbeaten at the crease. Top knocks from Bhanuka Rajapaksa and Shikhar Dhawan took Punjab Kings to 191/5 in 20 overs against Kolkata Knight Riders.
Rajapaksa plays top knock
Invited to bat first, PBKS lost an early wicket but Bhanuka Rajapaksa smashed a half-century off 30 balls, followed by Dhawan scoring 40 off 29 balls. Later, Jitesh Sharma also scored 21 off 11 balls while Sam Curran remained unbeaten at 26 off 17 balls.
For KKR, Tim Southee scalped two wickets while Varun Chakaravarthy, Sunil Narine, and Umesh Yadav scalped one wicket each.