IPL 2019: top Run-Scorers, Leading Averages, Strike Rates & More T20 StatsBleacher Report #Bleacher_ReportMay 3, 2019
Bikas Das/Associated PressKings XI Punjab were defeated by Kolkata Knight Riders by seven wickets in the Indian Premier League on Friday.
KXIP set a target of 183 for six in their innings, but the visitors were ruthless as opportunities presented themselves in Chandigarh.
KKR remained motivated at the crease and finished the run chase with two overs to spare.
The defeat all but extinguishes Punjab’s realistic hopes of a play-off spot but the dream continues for Kolkata.
IPL Latest Standings (Games played, points, net run rate)
Delhi Capitals: 13, 16, -0.096
Kings XI Punjab: 13, 10, -0.351
Saturday, May 4: DC vs. RR, RCB vs. SRH
Sunday, May 5: KXIP vs. CSK, MI vs KKR
Gill ended with 65 from 49, and the teenager’s technique continues to impress as his team fight for the last play-off berth.
In fact, Narine holds the record for the joint second-fastest fifty in the IPL, requiring a mere 14 balls against Bangalore in 2017. This, coupled with his much-vaunted mystery spin, makes him a crucial member of the Kolkata line-up.
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