Kolkata recorded victory on the basis of Nitish-Rinku’s brilliant performance, they beat Chennai by 6 wickets

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) avenged their previous loss to Chennai Super Kings (CSK) this season by defeating them by 6 wickets. Chasing a target of 145 runs, KKR achieved this target on the basis of excellent innings from captain Nitish Rana and Rinku Singh. There was also a 99-run partnership for the fourth wicket between both players. KKR achieved this goal in 18.3 overs.

Chasing the target of 145 runs, Kolkata Knight Riders did not get off to a good start in this match. KKR took the first blow in the first over of the innings with a score of 4 in the form of Rahmanullah Gurbaz who returned to the pavilion after scoring just 1 run. With the score 21, Kolkata took the second blow from the hand of Venkatesh Iyer who was dismissed after scoring 9 runs. With a score of 33, Kolkata was dealt the third strike by Jason Roy’s hand. The KKR side could only go to 46 runs with the loss of 3 wickets in the first 6 overs.

After losing 3 wickets in the first 6 overs, Kolkata’s innings were handled by captain Nitish Rana and Rinku Singh taking the team’s score to 67 runs in 10 overs. From here, Rinku began the process of scoring runs with speed from one winger. KKR had scored 117 runs with the loss of 3 wickets after the end of 15 overs.

Rinku Singh, continuing his excellent form, completed his half century on 39 balls in this match. Rinku returned to the arena after being exhausted after scoring 54 runs off 43 balls in this match. A partnership of 99 runs on 76 balls was seen for the fourth wicket between Nitish Rana and Rinku.

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Nitish Rana returned after playing an unbeaten innings of 57 runs in the match, giving the team a 6 wicket victory. Deepak Chahar took 3 wickets in bowling for Chennai Super Kings.

If we talk about Chennai Super Kings innings in this match, then we can see the wonder of Shivam Dubey’s bat. The Chennai team had lost 5 wickets with a score of 72 in a match. Shivam, along with Ravindra Jadeja, shared a partnership of 68 runs for the sixth wicket to lead the team to a fighting score in the match. Shivam Dubey played a 48 inning not out. Sunil Narine and Varun Chakraborty took 2-2 wickets for KKR.

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