Shah Rukh Khan, KKR co-owner, becomes first IPL owner to purchase a team in an overseas league.
KKR ended their IPL 8 campaign with a nine-run loss to RR.
Shane Watson’s redemption song sets up a huge total. The impressive Morris derails the chase to shove champions KKR to the brink of the tournament.
Shah Rukh Khan watched an IPL game involving Kolkata Knight Riders at Brabourne on Saturday.
RR ride high on Shane Watson’s unbeaten ton and Chris Morris’ effort with the ball to beat KKR by nine runs in a virtual quarter-final.
RR lack of depth in their bowling which might prove the difference in the end considering KKR bat pretty deep.
On Thursday, doctors informed Aich and his family that he would never be able to see with his injured eye.
Gambhir maintained that KKR’s entire focus will be on Saturday’s make or break game against RR.
Chawla played out a few dot balls and KKR were stopped at 166/7 to lose by five runs.
If teams are locked on the same number of points, the number of wins take precedence over the net run-rate.
KKR skipper Gautam Gambhir said his bowlers needed to be clever while bowling at the death overs.
MI, with the crucial win, take their points tally to 14 with one last away game against SRH left.
MI kept their cool to register a thrilling five-run win over KKR in the IPL 8 contest in Mumbai on Thursday.
MI coach Ricky Ponting on Wednesday termed the clash as a “virtual final” for his team.
Ahead of crucial MI-KKR contest, Akram sounded cautious about the opposition’s abilities especially in their backyard.