IPL 2017 RCB vs KKR: Kolkata Knight Riders beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 6 wickets

Kolkata Knight Riders chased down a 159-run target in just 15.1 overs to move up to second spot in points table.

Match EndedIndian Premier League, 2017 - Match 46

Royal Challengers Bangalore

158/6 (20)
vs

Kolkata Knight Riders

159/4 (15.1)
Match Ended ( Day - Match 46 )
Kolkata Knight Riders beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 6 wickets
Updated: May 7, 2017 8:14:18 pm
Kolkata back in top two in points table.

Kolkata Knight Riders rode on Sunil Narine’s fastest IPL fifty and a record 105-run stand between Narine and Chris Lynn to beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 6 wickets and move up to the second spot in points table. After winning the toss and asking Royal Challengers Bangalore to bat first, KKR kept the star-studded batting line-up, and reduced them to 34 for 3 before Mandeep Singh and Travis Head shared a 71-run stand to help them recover. Head smashed unbeaten 75 runs to help Bangalore post 158 for the loss of six wickets. Mandeep also made a half-century. For KKR, Chris Lynn made a comeback to the team. Catch live cricket scores and live cricket updates from the IPL 2017 match here. (Results | Fixtures | Points Table)

TOSS: Kolkata Knight Riders win toss, elect to bowl against Royal Challengers Bangalore

Royal Challengers Bangalore Playing XI

Mandeep Singh, Chris Gayle, Virat Kohli(c), AB de Villiers, Travis Head, Kedar Jadhav(w), Pawan Negi, Sreenath Aravind, Samuel Badree, Aniket Choudhary, Yuzvendra Chahal

Kolkata Knight Riders Playing XI

Sunil Narine, Gautam Gambhir(c), Chris Lynn, Manish Pandey, Sheldon Jackson(w), Yusuf Pathan, Chris Woakes, Colin de Grandhomme, Ankit Rajpoot, Piyush Chawla, Umesh Yadav

IPL 2017 Live Scores and Updates from RCB vs KKR

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