Dhaka: 10:41 AM, Thu, 18 Jul, 2019

KKR beat SRH by 6 wickets in thriller

A K Azad : risingbd.com
Publish on: 2019-03-24 9:23:54 PM     ||     Updated: 2019-03-24 9:23:54 PM

Desk Report: Chasing 182, Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) got off to a poor start, losing out on Chris Lynn in the second over.

But Nitish Rana, who was surprisingly sent out to open the innings for KKR along with Lynn, scored a fifty to keep his side in the hunt. He was dismissed for 68 by Rashid Khan.

After his dismissal, Andre Russell smashed 49 runs in 19 balls to script a thrilling win for KKR by 6 wickets.

Earlier, David Warner played a sensational 85-run innings on his return to IPL for Sunrisers Hyderabad to take his side to 181/3 in 20 overs.

Kane Williamson is not fit to play and Bhuvneshwar Kumar is leading Sunrisers in the match.

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