IPL 2017: KXIP beat Gujarat Lions by 26 Runs
It was a much needed victory for the Kings XI Punjab after a series of losses. They registered a comprehensive 26-run win over Gujarat Lions to move to the 4th spot with 6 points from 4 matches.
Earlier, KXIP posted 188/7 in 20 overs. Hashim Amla was the top scorer with 65, while Shaun Marsh 30, Maxwell 31 and Axar Patel 34 were the other top contributors. Andrew Tye took two wickets.
The Gujarat Lions failed to chase the target this time and ended up at 162/7 in 20 overs. Dinesh Karthik remained unbeaten on 58, while Raina made 32. Andrew Tye scored an unbeaten 22. Hashim Amla was adjudged ‘Player of the Match’.