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CSK top table after fighting win against RCB; KKR humble SRH

CSK top table after beating RCB while KKR returning to winning ways by beating SRH.

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KKR were coming from a loss to RCB to face SRH. KKR first posted a fighting 167/7 and then made sure they keep SRH short by their good bowling and fielding to win by 35 runs.

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KKR were invited to bat first and Gautam Gambhir and Robin Uthappa shared a 57-run stand for the opening wicket. Gambhir scored 31 and Uthappa 30. (Source: BCCI)

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Manish Pandey scored a 26-ball 33 to lift KKR in the middle overs and lay the platform for a good total. (Source: BCCI)

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KKR then lost wickets in the middle overs but Yusuf Pathan scored 19-ball 30 to take KKR to 167/7. (Source: BCCI)

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Umesh Yadav then bowled his sensational first over and dismissed David Warner and Naman Ojha in the same over. Both batsmen had no clue about the deliveries. (Source: BCCI)

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SRH imploded in the middle overs and lost in a heap. Karn Sharma then played a little cameo but SRH lost by 35 runs. (Source: BCCI)

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In the other match, CSK took on RCB. Starc dismissed Smith in the first over. (Source: BCCI)

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Suresh Raina continued to be the consistent guy for CSK as he steadied the ship with a fluent 52. (Source: BCCI)

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Some late hitting by MS Dhoni saw CSK post 148/9. (Source: BCCI)

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RCB's chase began with Ishwar Pandey getting Nic Maddinson. He then accounted for the big wicket of AB de Villiers. (Source: BCCI)

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Mandeep Singh was run-out but Virat Kohli just seemed so confident in the middle. The right-hander made 48. He was dismissed by Bravo in a sensational manner. (Source: BCCI)

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Kohli played it straight back and Bravo jumped high to grab the ball. Kohli held the follow-through. So alert was Bravo that he threw the ball back in a flash and Kohli could not even think what happened there. He was out by some distance. (Source: BCCI)

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With just 58 runs needed, RCB lost their last 5 wickets for just 27 runs and lost the match by 24 runs. Ashish Nehra is the purple cap holder after 3 wickets in the match. He just seems to keep taking wickets. (Source: BCCI)