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KKR vs RR – IPL2020 Match 12 Review

Kolkata Knight Riders had a second straight win in IPL2020 against Rajasthan Royals by 37 Runs. 

Rajasthan Royals won the toss and elected to field first, KKR batted brilliantly and scored 174/6 runs in 20 overs with an average of 8.7. Once again Shubman Gill contributed with the highest runs (47 runs of 34 balls) among all.

In reply to 174, Rajasthan Royals fell 37 runs short to the total and made 137/9 runs in the 20 overs.  TK Curran had an half century (54 of just 36 balls) and couldn’t help the team to win the match as there wasn’t any help from other batsmen. The next highest was 21 runs made by JC Buttler.

All the bowlers from KKR have taken the wickets individually and helped them to restrict the Rajasthan Royals for 137/9.  The Player of the match was Shivam Mavi, who took 2 wickets after giving only 20 runs in 4 overs.

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KKR vs SRH – IPL 2020 Match 8 Review

It’s Saturday, weekend time, and an Indian Premier League 2020 match between Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) is a cool combo offered for all cricket lovers around the globe.

Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) won the toss and elected to bat first, they scored 142/4 runs in 20 overs with a run rate of 7 per over.

Two 60+ runs partnership between DA Warner + MK Pandey and MK Pandey + WP Saha helped the Sunrisers Hyderabad to reach 142 runs.

DA Warner (36 Runs of 20 Balls)
JM Bairstow (5 Run of 10 Balls)
MK Pandey (51 Runs of 38 Balls)
WP Saha (30 Runs of 31 Balls)
Mohammad Nabi (11 Runs of 8 Balls)
Abhishek Sharma (2 Runs of 3 Balls)

In reply, Kolkata Knight Riders batted brilliantly to chase the score of 142 in just 18 Overs with 12 balls still available. Shubman Gill was brilliant this time with the batting and scored 70 of 62 balls with 5 fours and 2 sixes. And another star English batsman Eion Morgan batted exceptionally well to score quick 42 runs within 29 balls with 3 scores and 2 sixes and registered their first win in 13th edition of Indian Premier League 2020.

Kolkata Knight Riders Batting:

Shubman Gill (70 Runs of 62 Balls)
SP Naine (0 Run of 2 Balls)
N Rana (26 Runs of 13 Balls)
KD Karthik (0 Run of 3 Balls)
EJG Morgan (42 Runs of 29 Balls)

Player of the Match: Shubman Gill for his brilliant batting
Indian Premier League Points:
Kolkata Knight Riders – 2
Sunrisers Hyderabad – 0
Stay tuned of more updates…

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MI vs KKR – IPL 2020 Match 5 Review

Mumbai Indians, four time Indian Premier League champions, had their first win in 13th edition on Indian Premier League 2020 against Kolkata Knight Riders on 23rd September 2020.

5th IPL 2020 match was played between MI vs KKR on 23rd September 2020 at Abu Dhabi, Kolkata Knight Riders won the toss and elected to field first, Mumbai Indian in 20 overs made a huge total of 195/5.

Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma batted brilliantly in the match and made 80 runs in just 54 balls with 3 fours and 6 sixes. SA Yadav also batted equally alongside his captain and made 47 runs of just 28 balls with 6 fours and one six. Rohit Sharma and SA Yadav had 90 runs for the second wicket partnership.

SS Tiwary (21 runs in 13 balls with 1 four and 1 six), HH Pandya (18 runs of 13 balls in ) and KA Pollard had added runs to the total-195 with their short innings.

Shivam Mavi was best from KKR bowling side, picked up two wickets by giving 32 runs in 4 overs.

S Sandeep Warrier ( 3 overs 34 Runs)
Shivam Mavi (4 overs 32 Runs 2 Wickets)
PJ Cummins (3 Overs 49 Runs)
SP Narine (4 Overs 22 Runs and a wicket)
AD Russell (2 Overs 17 Runs and a wicket)
Kuldeep Yadav (4 Overs 39 Runs)

In reply to the huge target of 195, Kolkata Knight Riders never had a good partnership between the players to reach the target and they managed to make only 146/9 in 20 overs.

PJ Cummins (33 Runs in 12 balls with 1 four and 4 sixes) quick and short innings came in the end, but didn’t help the KKR to win the match.

Kolkata Knight Riders Innings:

Shubman Gill (7 Runs of 11 Balls)
SP Narine (9 Runs of 10 Balls)
KD Karthik (30 Runs of 23 balls)
N Rana (24 Runs of 18 Balls)
EJG Morgan (16 Runs of 20 Balls)
AD Russell (11 Runs of 11 Balls)
NS Naik (1 Runs of 3 balls)
PJ Cummins (33 Runs of 12 Balls)
Shivam Mavi (9 Runs of 10 Balls)
Kuldeep Yadav (1 Run of 2 Balls)

Mumbai Indian bowled really well to restrict the KKR for just 146 Runs, took the wickets in regular intervals which halted Kolkata Knight Riders run chase. Each bowler who bowled got the wicket except KH Pandya who just bowled one over.

TA Boult (4 overs 30 runs 2 wickets)
JL Pattinson (4 overs 25 runs 2 wickets)
JJ Bumrah (4 overs 32 runs 2 wickets)
RD Chahar (4 overs 26 runs 2 wickets)
KA Pollard (4 overs 21 runs 1 wickets)
KH Pandya (1 overs 10 runs 0 wickets)

Player of the match: Rohit Sharma
Points: Mumbai Indians:2. Kolkata Knight Riders:0
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Indian Premier League

TeamMWLIPL Points
Mumbai Indians117414
Delhi Capitals117414
Royal Challengers Bangalore117414
Kolkata Knight Riders116512
Kings XI Punjab115610
Rajasthan Royals125710
Sunrisers Hyderabad11478
Chennai Super Kings12488
Indian Premier League 2020 Points Table

September 19th 2020, the day when all cricket fans around the world are waiting ! 

The wait is over for all cricket fans around the world, Yes your right, I’m talking about the much awaited Mega Cricket tournament after ICC Cricket World Cup –  India Premier League 2020 (IPL T20) is going to start on 19th September 2020.

The 13th edition of Indian Premier League was actually scheduled to start on 29th March 2020, due the Covid-19 and for the safety of all the players and spectators the tournament was called off. 

But, good news to all the cricket fans and specially the fans back in India, that the 13th Edition of Indian Premier League is going to start from 19th September 2020 in Abu Dhabi and ends on Tuesday November 10 2020. 

Get Ready for 52 days of non-stop cricketing entertainment

A total of 56 league matches will be played among below 8 teams, and 2 semi-finals and 1 mega final on 10th November 2020.

This year IPL T20 International Teams:

  1. Chennai Super Kings
  2. Delhi Capitals
  3. Kings XI Punjab
  4. Kolkata Knight Riders
  5. Mumbai Indians
  6. Rajasthan Royals
  7. Royal Challengers Bangalore
  8. Sunrisers Hyderabad

The First match on Saturday 19th September 2020 is played between the two IPL T20 giants Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings.

2020 IPL T20 International match is played outside India i,e in Dubai. Below three stadiums are going to host the mega tournament. 

  1. Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
  2. Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai
  3. Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah

Refresh your IPL history:

Last 12 editions IPL T20 Champions.

  • 2008 IPL T20 Champion – Rajasthan Royal (Under the Captaincy of Shane Warne)
  • 2009 IPL T20 Champion – Hyderabad Deccan Chargers (Captain – Adam Gilchrist)
  • 2010 IPL T20 Champion – Chennai Super Kings (Captain cool – Mahendra Singh Dhoni)
  • 2011 IPL T20 Champion – Again Chennai Super Kings (Captain – Mahendra Singh Dhoni)
  • 2012 IPL T20 Champion – The Kolkata Knight Riders (Captain – Gautam Gambhir)
  • 2013 IPL T20 Champion – The Mumbai Indians (Captain Hitman – Rohit Sharma)
  • 2014 IPL T20 Champion – The Kolkata Knight Riders (Gautam Gambhir)
  • 2015 IPL T20 Champion – The Mumbai Indians (Captain – Rohit Sharma)
  • 2016 IPL T20 Champion – Sunrisers Hyderabad (David Warner)
  • 2017 IPL T20 Champion – The Mumbai Indians (Rohit Sharma)
  • 2018 IPL T20 Champion – Chennai Super Kings (Mahendra Singh Dhoni)
  • 2019 IPL T20 Champion – The Mumbai Indians (Rohit Sharma)
  • 2020 IPL T20 Champion – GUESS ????

Stay tune for more updates !!!