The Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) registered yet another victory in IPL 10 to move to the top of the points table although they are tied with Mumbai Indians at 12 points. KKR defeated Rising Pune Supergiant by 7 wickets last night.
RPS 182/5 in 20 overs. Rahane 46, Rahul Tripathi 38, Steven Smith 51* and MS Dhoni 23 were the top contributors. Kuldeep Yadav took two wickets.
KKR did not have much difficult to chase 182, thanks to Gautam Gambhir (62) and Robin Uthappa (87) who added 158 runs for the second wicket and took the game away from RPS. KKR reached 184/3 in 18.1 overs and won the match by 7 wickets. Uthappa was declared ‘Player of the Match’.