Breaking News
Home » Tag Archives: kolkata knight riders

Tag Archives: kolkata knight riders

Nitish Rana – KKR’s pulse-setting bassist

When Nitish Rana announced his arrival in the Indian Premier League last season, one can bet that not a single soul in Kolkata was happy. His 29-ball 50 that night was one of the major forces that downed Kolkata Knight Riders despite them putting up a stern 178 on the board. After that, the gutsy southpaw would add two more ... Read More »

IPL 2017: Kolkata Hold the Edge Against Punjab

Mohali: On a high after sealing a playoffs berth, Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) would aim for a top-two finish when they take on Kings XI Punjab in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match on Tuesday. KKR bounced back in resounding fashion from their back-to-back defeats when they scripted a facile six-wicket win over hapless Royal Challengers Bangalore in Bengaluru on ... Read More »

Rahul Tripathi – A rising Supergiant

That Rahul Tripathi is an unknown a name is best explained by the confusion about his place of birth (Ranchi, Maharashtra/ Ranchi, Jharkhand) all over the internet. But following his exploits in his maiden IPL season, especially after the one-man show against the Kolkata Knight Riders in front of a jam-packed Eden Gardens, he has put all the lesser relevant ... Read More »

KKR aim to turn the tables on CSK

Chennai Super Kings were victorious against Kolkata Knight Riders by two runs in the encounter in Chennai. CSK are currently on top of the table while KKR are in third position. KKR have lost the last two out of the three games, with one match being abandoned. Chennai Super Kings managed to defend 134 against Kolkata Knight Riders in Chennai ... Read More »

Gambhir credits Morne-led bowling unit for opening win

KOLKATA: Kolkata Knight Riders might have come up trumps in a high-scoring IPL opener against Mumbai Indians, but skipper Gautam Gambhir was all praise for his bowling unit that was ably led by South African speedster Morne Morkel. KKR outplayed MI by 7 wickets in a match where the bat dominated the ball. If skipper Rohit Sharma led his side ... Read More »

IPL 2015: Thunderstorms threaten opening ceremony, first match

After upsetting the practice session of the Mumbai Indians, rain and thunderstorms could play spoilsport at the opening ceremony of the Indian Premier League (IPL) tournament, slated to be held at the Salt Lake stadium on Tuesday, according to the Met Office forecast. Wednesday’s IPL opener between Kolkata Knight Riders and Mumbai Indians at the Eden Gardens here also looks ... Read More »