Kings XI Punjab beat Kolkata Knight Riders in Sharjah
In IPL Cricket, Kings XI Punjab beat Kolkata Knight Riders by 8 wickets in Sharjah last night.
Punjab achieved the victory target of 150 in 18.5 overs after losing two wickets.
Mandeep Singh with 66 not out off 56 balls and Chris Gayle with 51 off 29 balls guided Punjab to register a fifth consecutive victory in the IPL.
Last night’s win lifted them to fourth in the standings.
Earlier, put into bat, Kolkata made 149 runs for nine wickets in their stipulated 20 overs.
Shubman Gill was the highest for KKR with 57 from 37 balls.
For Kings XI Punjab, Mohammad Shami was the most successful bowler bagging three wickets.