KXIP vs KKR Highlights, IPL 2020 Match Today: Rahul, Mayank fifties go in vain, KXIP loose by 2 runs
IPL 2020 Highlights, King XI Punjab (KXIP) vs Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR): Prasidh Krishna (3/29) and Sunil Narine (2/28) were among the top wicket-takers after Dinesh Karthik and Shubman Gill top-scored with 58 and 57 respectively as Kolkata Knight Riders pulled out a nail-biter by 2 runs against Kings XI Punjab. After opting to bat first, KKR posted 164/6 in 20 overs. In reply, KXIP were restricted to 162/5. Despite a 115-run opening stand between KL Rahul (74) and Mayank Agarwal (56), KXIP fell 2 run short off victory. Follow the KXIP vs KKR IPL 2020 Highlights here:
Game ends - KKR win by 2 runs
It’s all over for KXIP. Maxwell tried to hit the last ball for six but it fell short by an inch or so. Kolkata Knight Riders win by 2 runs.19:15 hrs IST
OUT! Prasidh removes KL Rahul
Bowled! Prasidh Krishna bring Rahul’s innings to an end. A fuller delivery dipping in kocked off the ball and Rahul as well. Can this wicket could be the game changer?19:08 hrs IST
OUT! Prasidh Krishna strikes, removes Prabhsimran
19:05 hrs IST
OUT! Narine clears off Pooran
OUT! KXIP had just started nearing the win and Pooran threw away his wicket to Narine. A slower one form the bowler and Pooran tried clubbing it powerfully. But failed to connect and BOWLED - middle stumps rattled.18:58 hrs IST
FOUR, SIX - Pooran joins the party
After Mayank is gone, Pooran has stepped in and thus, began belting the bowlers. Back to back big shots jolts KKR. Some happy face in the KXIP dugout though. Pooran has been terrific in the tournament so far and he continues to be the same.18:55 hrs IST
Nagarkoti to Rahul - FOUR
FOUR! A short and wide delivery and Rahul belted that through point mercilessly. Once again the skipper has taken the onus of finishing the battle and charging the KKR bowlers left,right and centre.18:51 hrs IST
Prasidh Krishna’s first wicket in IPL 2020
18:46 hrs IST
C'mon!!!!! 💪— KolkataKnightRiders (@KKRiders) October 10, 2020
Prasidh gets the first break through. Mayank is back in the dugout.
KXIP - 115/1 (14.2)
Full Scorecard: https://t.co/KTFQezjC4B#KXIPvKKR #KKRHaiTaiyaar #Dream11IPL pic.twitter.com/OjLEOdkIqe
Krishna to Mayank -OUT!
OUT! A terrific 56-run tand comes to an end. KKR affects a dismissal after 14 overs. Credit to Prasidh Krishna who is playing his first game this season. A miscued loft by Mayank and Shubman Gill takes an easy catch at mid-wicket.18:42 hrs IST
100-plus opening stands in IPL 2020
183 - Mayank, Rahul vs RR
181* - Watson,Du Plessis vs KXIP
160 - Warner,Bairstow vs KXIP
103 - Mayank, Rahul vs KKR18:37 hrs IST
Mayank brings up half-century
18:35 hrs IST
Fifity for KL Rahul
Fifty for the KXIP skipper. His first one while chasing this season. Hammers Pat Cummins for a four and brings up the 19th IPL half-century. His fourth against KKR.18:33 hrs IST
Varun to Mayank - FOUR!
FOUR! Another brilliant one from Mayank and he moves to 49. Makes a room on the off-side and slashes the ball through extra cover along the ground. Finishes the over in style, KXIP - 94/0 after 12 overs.18:27 hrs IST
Nagarkoti to Mayank - FOUR, FOUR!
That’s an act of humiliating bowlers. Back-to-back fours from Mayank; first one through extra cover and then pulled over mid-wicket. Mayank moves to 43, KXIP - 86/0 after 11 overs.18:24 hrs IST
ALERT: Russel suffers knee injury
18:20 hrs IST
Sunil Narine to Mayank - FOUR!
FOUR! A beautiful shot from the KXIP opener. Narine bowls a flat lenght ball and which takes a thick outside of Mayank’s bat and goes for a boundary.18:17 hrs IST
Sunil Narine into attack
Sunil Narine vs KXIP:
Matches - 17
Wickets - 26
Economy: 6.9818:13 hrs IST
50-up for KXIP
Another 50-plus stand between KL Rahul and Mayank Agarwal for the first wicket. The duo have initiated a well-planned chase - slow and steady. Probably the signs to return on winnings ways for KXIP.18:10 hrs IST
Varun Chakravarthy into attack
Change in KKR’s bowling and Varun Chakravarthy comes into attack. He has been Dinesh Karthik’s trusted spinner in the tournamnet and referred over Kuldeep Yadav.18:07 hrs IST
Good start from KXIP
18:03 hrs IST
Nagarkoti to Rahul - FOUR
FOUR! A shorter one from Nagarkoti, clocking 145.2 km/hr. With all his power, Rahul pulls it into the gap at mid-wicket for a four.17:57 hrs IST
Cummins to Rahul - FOUR
FOUR! A short ball from the Aussie quick and a whopping pull from KL Rahul towards an empty fine-leg fence for a four. Rahul looked in a good shape and slammed it with full power.17:51 hrs IST
Krishna to Mayank - SIX!
SIX! Mayank tonks that beautifully over deep extra cover and finishes the over. First six off KXIP innings.The things are falling on place, exactly as planned. 14 runs from the over, KXIP - 28/4 after 4 overs.17:48 hrs IST
Krishna to Mayank- FOUR!
FOUR! First one off Mayank Agarwal’s bat. Half-volley from Krishna, Agarwal lofts it over mid-on for four. Good to see Mayank tonking a some of those beauties.17:44 hrs IST
Controlled start for KXIP
Mayank Agarwal and KL Rahul have been batting cautiously in the first phase of their chase. The duo have added 14 runs in the first three overs, still 151 runs behind from the target.17:40 hrs IST
Prasidh Krishna to Rahul - Dropped & Four
Rahul gets a life there and also brings up the first boundary for KXIP. The KXIP skipper miscued the straight loft and Andre Russell drops the catch at long-off. The latter dived trying to save four runs but failed in his attempt. First boundary to Rahul’s credit.17:30 hrs IST
KL Rahul, Mayank Agarwal out to bat
KL Rahul and Mayank Agarwal are out to bat for Kings XI Punjab. They need to chase a165-run target. Pat Cummins start the attack for KKR.17:26 hrs IST
KXIP need 165 to win
17:23 hrs IST
Ashwin praises Arshdeep Singh
17:19 hrs IST
End of KKR innings
Karthik ended up scoring 58 off 29. He got run-out off the final ball as KKR finished 164 for 6 in their quota of 20 overs. Kings XI Punjab need 165 to win.17:15 hrs IST
Jordan to Karthik - FOUR!
FOUR! A cracking shot from the KKR skipper. Back of a length from Jordan and Karthik slams it over third-man and clears the boundary.17:09 hrs IST
Arshdeep to Russell - OUT!
OUT! Russell caught behind right after getting a boundary. A wide yorker from Arshdeep and Russell ends edging the ball. A good catch from Simran Singh to get the big man Dre-Russ.17:05 hrs IST
OUT! Mandeep’s throw gets Shubman Gill
Shubman Gill departs after scoring the 2nd half-century in this season. He comfortably completed the first run after playing the short towards on-side. Mandeep Singh throws right away to the keeper and Prabhsimran finishes the job before Gill makes it. Replay shows the batsman falling short off the crease, KKR loose 4th wicket.17:02 hrs IST
Half-century for Dinesh Karthik
16:57 hrs IST
FOUR, SIX, FOUR - Karthik is on a roll
Looks like Dinesh Karthik is giving a harsh treatment to Chris Jordan. A four through covers, a maximum over long-off and then a four towards third-man. That’s how Dinesh Karthik deals with bowlers.16:54 hrs IST
IPL 2020, KXIP vs KKR: Score after 15 overs
KKR went past the 100-run mark by the end of 15th over at a run rate of 6.7 per over. Ravi Bishnoi hunted down Eoin Morgan (24) in the 11th over, pushing KKR into a pressure situation.16:51 hrs IST
Fifty-run Partnership between Gill and Karthik16:49 hrs IST
FOUR, dot, FOUR, dot, FOUR - Dinesh Karthik is back!
Those were some cracking shots from Dinesh Karthik’s bat. The skipper has certainly returned to form after a series of failure. Ends the over of Arshdeep Singh with a boundary over mid-wicket, moves on to 28 off 15.16:45 hrs IST
50 for Gill, 100-up for KKR
Shubman Gill smashes another century in IPL 2020. The youngsters has shown some elegant batting performances and getting stronger with every game. Hammers Bishnoi for a boundary to notch a half-century. KKR - 101/3 after 15 overs.
16:42 hrs IST
Mujeeb to Karthik- SIX!
SIX! Dinesh Karthik comes to anchor KKR and slams a magnificent maximum. A poor ball from Mujeeb and the KKR skipper launches it over long-on. Just the 2nd maximum in KKR’s innings16:37 hrs IST
Maxwell unleashes the ‘Brruaah’ celebration!
16:35 hrs IST
IPL 2020 Live Score, KXIP vs KKR: Highlights till 10 overs
KXIP bowlers did a fantastic job as they kept the KKR batters at bay. Kolkata Knight Riders scored 60/2 in 10 overs, after registering their lowest powerplay score in IPL2020.16:29 hrs IST
Mujeeb to Gill - FOUR
FOUR! Too short, too wide for a set batsman like Shubman Gill. He makes a room for himself and slaps it in front of the square for four.16:26 hrs IST
OUT!Bishnoi removes Eoin Morgan
OUT! A mistimed shot from Morgan and now he walks off. The ball cam in slowly, tempted Morgan to go over cover. But it went up in the air and Maxwell took a dolly at long-on. Morgan departs for 24, KKR - 63/3 after 10.4 overs.16:22 hrs IST
Mujeeb to Morgan - SIX
SIX! There comes the first six of the KKR innings, off Morgan’s bat. A floated one from Mujeeb. Morgan picked it like he does and belted over deep mid-wicket for a six.16:18 hrs IST
Bishnoi bowls an amazing over
The youngster frustrated Eoin Morgan a bit with his bowling. Begins the over with three dot ball and then concedes just 4 in the remaining three. KKR - 49/2 after 9 overs.16:14 hrs IST
Ravi Bishnoi into attack
KXIP’s front-line spinner comes into the attack. Bishnoi has been impressive in this tournament so far. He has 7 wickets to his credit which makes him the joint second highest wicket taker among all spinner in IPL 2020.16:11 hrs IST
Mujeeb to Morgan - FOUR
FOUR! That was painfull for the young spinner. Morgan read the tossed-up delivery perfectly, played a reverse sweep and slams the ball towards deep point for a four. Morgan is the man who can take KKR on top after a couple of early collapses.16:09 hrs IST
Mujeeb-ur-Rahman into attack
Bowling change for KXIP. After the pacers did their job nicely, time to deploy spin. Mujeeb-ur-Rahman, right-arm off break, comes into the attack.16:07 hrs IST
1000 IPL runs for Eoin Morgan
16:04 hrs IST
Shami to Morgan - FOUR!
FOUR! That was a beautiful shot from Morgan. Short ball, finding the middle of the bat and boundary through mid-wicket. Four runs for KKR, 1000 IPL runs for Morgan15:59 hrs IST
Milestone Alert - 50 IPL wickets for Mohammed Shami
15:55 hrs IST
Jordan to Gill - FOUR!
FOUR! Terrific shot again from Gill. Jordan directed it towards batsman’s pad and Shubman clips it through backward square leg for a boundary. No fielder there, an easy one for the batsman and KKR.15: 47 hrs IST
WICKET - Pooran runs Nitish Rana out
OUT! Confusion between Shubman Gill and NItish Rana, the latter paid the price. Gill played the short towards short fine leg, Rana ran for a single but Gill wasn’t interested. Shami tried a direct hit at batsman’s end but failed. Pooran gathered the ball, rushed towards the non-strikers’ end and affects the run-out!15:43 hrs IST
BOWLED! Shami removes Rahul Tripathi early
BOWLED! That was a good length delivery from Shami that angled in to rattle the stumps. Rahul Tripathi departs for 4, KKR - 12/1 after 2.4 overs.15:37 hrs IST
Maiden over by Arshdeep Singh
Terrific way to start off the his spell. Arshdeep Singh kept the things tight and didn’t let Rahul Tripathi do much. Six dot balls to the youngster’s credit. That will definitely boost his confidence.15:33 hrs IST
FOUR! Shubman Gill slams the first boundary
FOUR! A nice shot by Shubman Gill off Mohammed Shami. Good start by the youngster. Slight down the leg side and Gill timed it beautifully for a four.15:27 hrs IST
Rahul Tripathi, Shubman Gill out to bat
Rahul Tripathi and Shubman Gill are out to bat for Kolkata Knight Riders. Mohammed Shami starts the attack for King XI Punjab.15:16 hrs IST
KXIP vs KKR Live Score: Anil Kumble speaks
It’s been challenging; there’s not much difference between a mentor and a coach. We have played some good cricket and some poor cricket, but we’re keen to turn it around. The morale has been very good. We keep reminding them that the results will come, just need to be ready and positive. It’s been a collective effort, we have had a few good individual performances, but we will need to fire collectively. We will have to manage the players well, that’ll be key.15:13 hrs IST
• 1: Pat Cummins is 1 wicket away from completing 100 wickets in T20s.
• 50: Andre Russell is 50 runs away from completing 1500 IPL runs
• 60: Gill is 60 runs away from reaching 1000 T20 runs.
• 1: Dinesh Karthik is run away from scoring 500 runs vs KXIP.
• 4: Dismissals Dinesh Karthik needs to become the player with most dismissals against KXIP.
• 4: Wickets Narine needs to become the player with most wickets against KXIP in IPL.
• 2: Glenn Maxwell is 2 wickets away from 100 wickets in T20s.
• 39: Mandeep Singh needs 39 more runs to complete 1000 runs for KXIP in the IPL. He will be the 7th player and only the 3rd Indian after KL Rahul (1252 runs) and Wriddhiman Saha (1115 runs)15:09 hrs IST
KL Rahul at toss
“We have a lot of experience in the team like Anil Kumble, Andy Flower and Jonty Rhodes. We have Gayle and Maxwell and other seniors who have kept it positive. We just haven’t turned it around in the big moments that’s why we are at the bottom of the table. One change for us - Chris Jordan comes in for Sheldon Cottrell”, said KL Rahul at the toss.15:06 hrs IST
Dinesh Karthik speaks at toss
Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Dinesh Karthik at the toss: “We will bat first. The wicket looks dry. We’ll get the right batting order as the tournament progresses. But it worked well in the last game. We have one change, Prasidh Krishna comes in place of Shivam Mavi.15:03 hrs IST
KXIP vs KKR - Playing XI of both teamsf
Kolkata Knight Riders have made one change - Prasidh Krishna comes in for Shivam Mavi. Kings XI Punjab have also made a change to their side - Sheldon Cottrell replaced by Chris Jordan.
Kings XI Punjab (Playing XI): KL Rahul(c), Mayank Agarwal, Mandeep Singh, Nicholas Pooran, Simran Singh(w), Glenn Maxwell, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Chris Jordan, Ravi Bishnoi, Mohammed Shami, Arshdeep Singh
Kolkata Knight Riders (Playing XI): Rahul Tripathi, Shubman Gill, Nitish Rana, Sunil Narine, Eoin Morgan, Andre Russell, Dinesh Karthik(w/c), Pat Cummins, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Prasidh Krishna, Varun Chakravarthy15:00 hrs IST
IPL 2020 Live Score, KXIP vs KKR: Toss
Kolkata Knight Riders have won the toss, opt to bat first14:50 hrs IST
An unused track that has less grass cover and possess dryness as well. Some hollow patches that might favour the spinner. Will KKR get back Kuldeep to exploit the conditions?14:45 hrs IST
Mohammed Shami to achieve remarkable feat
KXIP’s front-line pacer, Mohammed Shami is one scalp away from completing 50 IPL wickets. In the previous game against SRH, he managed to pick one and completed 100 wickets in T20 cricket.14:40 hrs IST
Virender Sehwag unhappy with out of sorts Maxwell
“Don’t know what sort of a platform Glenn Maxwell needs to explode. He came in early (against Sunrisers Hyderabad) after Punjab lost two batsmen quickly. A lot of overs were left this time, but he failed. Earlier, he didn’t have pressure (batting in the death overs in previous matches), yet he got out without performing,” said former KXIP player & mentor Virender Sehwag.14:35 hrs IST
IPL 2020 Live updates, KXIP vs KKR: Last minute preparations
14:30 hrs IST
Dre-Russ yet to shine with bat
Dynamic all-rounder Andre Russell has not launched the fireworks in IPL 2020 yet. So far, he has managed just 50 runs in 4 innings, averaging 12.50. He also has not managed to score as quickly as he used to, striking at 135.14. In fact, Russell’s average and strike rate are his lowest since IPL 2014.14:23 hrs IST
KXIP vs KKR, IPL 2020 Live Streaming details: When and where to watch
Are you wondering where to follow the live updates of KXIP vs KKR IPL 2020 match on TV and Online? Here we are to solve your queries. Here are the details you need to know about IPL 2020, KXIP vs KKR Live Streaming: CLICK HERE14:15 hrs IST
KKR’s predicted XI against KXIP
Rahul Tripathi’s promotion in the top-order has shaped KKR’s batting line-up in a positive way. With the bowlers performing up to the mark, it’s highly unlikely that Dinesh Karthik would alter his playing XI.
KKR Predicted XI against KXIP: Shubman Gill, Rahul Tripathi, Nitish Rana, Dinesh Karthik (c & wk), Eoin Morgan, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Pat Cummins, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Shivam Mavi, Varun Chakravarthy14:10 hrs IST
KXIP Predicted XI vs KKR
KXIP are now forced to thing about a way beyond KL Rahul and Mayank Agarwal in the line-up. Both of them have been providing good starts but it’s their middle-order which has been under the heat. There is only one man who can solve this problem and rejuvenate the side; none other than Universe Boss - Chris Gayle.
KXIP Predicted XI against KKR: KL Rahul (c), Chris Gayle, Mayank Agarwal, Mandeep Singh, Nicholas Pooran, Simran Singh (wk), Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Ravi Bishnoi, Arshdeep Singh, Mohammed Shami, Hardus Viljoen.14:00 hrs IST
Rahul Tripathi - KKR’s lucky mascot
After getting benched in first three matches, Tripathi bagged the chance at no 8 against DC and impressed with a 16 ball 36. Following his promising cameo, he was promoted as an opener where he delivered scoring 81 off 51 balls, playing a big role in KKR reaching 167. Tripathi’s 81 was the highest score by a KKR player in IPL 2020. Since his debut Tripathi has done well as an opener compared to other positions. He has scored 3 fifties in the last 4 innings as an opener.13:55 hrs IST
Weather Alert: Scorching heat in Abu Dhabhi set to take toll
13:50 hrs IST
KXIP vs KKR, IPL 2020 Live Score
KL Rahul vs Dinesh Karthik - Here are some stats between the two captains:
13:45 hrs IST
Ravi Bishnoi - KXIP’s spin wizard
Young leggie Ravi Bishnoi has been the silver lining for KXIP. The way he sparked the SRH’s batting collapse in the previous encounter was commendable. After conceding 18 in his first over Bishnoi picked up 3 wickets in his next 2. With 7 wickets in his kitty, Bishnoi is the joint second highest wicket taker among spinners in IPL 2020.13:40 hrs IST
Big milestone awaits for Eoin Morgan
Returning for Kolkata Knight Riders in IPL 2020, Morgan has delivered up to his potential so far. And now, the overseas cricketer is on the verge of achieving a feat. Morgan is 3 runs away from reaching 1000 runs in IPL.13:35 hrs IST
Ishan Porel next on KXIP debut list?
Ishan Porel is one of those youngsters who has been waiting for his chance to represent KXIP. Meanwhile, skipper KL Rahul has hinted giving a chance to Porel soon.
“ I’ve been impressed with how he’s (Ishan) been bowling. He’s had a great first class season as well so yeah, some exciting guys in the line-up and one of them being Ishan. Sure at some point, he’ll get a game,” said Rahul in a press-conference13:30 hrs IST
Sunil Narine - KKR’s leading armour against KXIP
Sunil Narine has been KKR’s go to bowler against KXIP. The Caribbean spinner has scalped 26 wickets against Kings XI Punjab with best figures of 5/19.
13:25 hrs IST
.@SunilPNarine74 has been a thorn in the flesh for KXIP taking 26 wickets with best figures of 5/19.— KolkataKnightRiders (@KKRiders) October 9, 2020
Will he improve on his numbers tomorrow?#KKRHaiTaiyaar #Dream11IPL #KXIPvKKR pic.twitter.com/yyJ52ez4pY
KXIP vs KKR - Head to head records
Matches - 25
KXIP win - 8
KKR win - 1713:20 hrs IST
Let’s have a look at the points table before KXIP vs KKR Clash
13:15 hrs IST
Kolkata Knight Riders - partially under-fire
Promoting Rahul Tripathi up the order against CSK was the wisest move made by KKR this season. The youngster solved the opening conundrum within seconds with his class performance. However, there are some big names who need to break the shackles and fire. Andre Russell hasn’t set the league ablaze while the skipper himself has failed to contribute substantially.13:10 hrs IST
Curious case of KXIP in IPL 2020
KL Rahul is currently the Purple Cap holder but his team is wobbling at the 8th position on the points table. Beginning the season with a defeat, then winning a game and then four losses on the trot - that has been the journey of Kings XI Punjab in IPL 2020. With time running out too fast, Rahul and his men need to something special to save the ship from sinking.13:05 hrs IST
KXIP vs KKR: Here are the squads
Kings XI Punjab Squad: KL Rahul(c), Mayank Agarwal, Mandeep Singh, Nicholas Pooran, Simran Singh(w), Glenn Maxwell, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Ravi Bishnoi, Mohammed Shami, Sheldon Cottrell, Arshdeep Singh, Sarfaraz Khan, Harpreet Brar, Chris Jordan, Murugan Ashwin, Hardus Viljoen, Krishnappa Gowtham, James Neesham, Karun Nair, Chris Gayle, Deepak Hooda, Jagadeesha Suchith, Ishan Porel, Tajinder Singh, Darshan Nalkande
Kolkata Knight Riders Squad: Rahul Tripathi, Shubman Gill, Nitish Rana, Sunil Narine, Eoin Morgan, Andre Russell, Dinesh Karthik(w/c), Pat Cummins, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Shivam Mavi, Varun Chakravarthy, Kuldeep Yadav, Sandeep Warrier, Siddhesh Lad, Nikhil Naik, Chris Green, Prasidh Krishna, Lockie Ferguson, Rinku Singh, Tom Banton, Manimaran Siddharth13:00 hrs IST
IPL 2020 live score, KXIP vs KKR
Hello and welcome to the live coverage of Kings XI Punjab vs Kolkata Knight Riders match no. 24 of the Indian Premier League 2020. KL Rahul & Co has a tough challenge to face as they desperately searching for a win after five losses in six game. While KKR look balanced and confident after defeating Chennai Super Kings in the previous. Definitely, it’s going to be another cracker of a face off.
Enter your email to get our daily newsletter in your inbox
- Australian spinner Nathan Lyon has lent his support to the pitch as he said that 'everyone in the world seems to start crying’ when the ball starts spinning.
- Several former cricketers including Andrew Strauss, Alastair Cook, and Michael Vaughan have criticised the pitch, but off-spinner R Ashwin believes that the conversation about the surface is getting out of hand.
- Miffed with the remarks, Steyn took to Twitter and asked: "Question Which commentator said I have a mid-life crisis?"
- Batsmen from both India and England struggled on the spinning surface of the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad, the venue which hosted the third Test of the series.
- The third Test match between India and England ended in two days with India winning the contest by 10 wickets to take a 2-1 lead in the four-match series.
- This was Mumbai's fourth successive win, having earlier defeated Delhi, Maharashtra and Puducherry.
- Mankad, 26, plundered six sixes and 16 fours in his knock from 130 balls to propel Saurashtra to a massive 388 for 7.