Kolkata Knight Riders knock out Sunrisers Hyderabad in rain-hit IPL eliminator

Updated On May 18, 2017 02:00 AM IST
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Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir (R) helped the team see out a 7-wicket win over Sunrisers Hyderabad in the IPL 2017 eliminator. (BCCI)
Updated on May 18, 2017 02:00 AM IST

Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir (R) helped the team see out a 7-wicket win over Sunrisers Hyderabad in the IPL 2017 eliminator. (BCCI)

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Kolkata Knight Riders had earlier won the toss and chose to bowl. (BCCI)
Updated on May 18, 2017 02:00 AM IST

Kolkata Knight Riders had earlier won the toss and chose to bowl. (BCCI)

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David Warner top-scored for SRH with 37, as the team struggled against a disciplined bowling line-up. (BCCI)
Updated on May 18, 2017 02:00 AM IST

David Warner top-scored for SRH with 37, as the team struggled against a disciplined bowling line-up. (BCCI)

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Umesh Yadav picked two wickets to peg back SRH. (BCCI)
Updated on May 18, 2017 02:00 AM IST

Umesh Yadav picked two wickets to peg back SRH. (BCCI)

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The pick of the bowlers, however, was Nathan Coulter-Nile, who picked three wickets. (BCCI)
Updated on May 18, 2017 02:00 AM IST

The pick of the bowlers, however, was Nathan Coulter-Nile, who picked three wickets. (BCCI)

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KKR’s disciplined bowling eventually saw them restrict SRH to 128/7 in the 20 overs. (BCCI)
Updated on May 18, 2017 02:00 AM IST

KKR’s disciplined bowling eventually saw them restrict SRH to 128/7 in the 20 overs. (BCCI)

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That’s when the rain came in, and for a few hours, it seemed like the match wouldn’t resume. SRH would have gone through in such a scenario, because of their third place in the league standings. (BCCI)
Updated on May 18, 2017 02:00 AM IST

That’s when the rain came in, and for a few hours, it seemed like the match wouldn’t resume. SRH would have gone through in such a scenario, because of their third place in the league standings. (BCCI)

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After the rains stopped, umpires called for a 12.55 am resumption of play. (BCCI)
Updated on May 18, 2017 02:00 AM IST

After the rains stopped, umpires called for a 12.55 am resumption of play. (BCCI)

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Bhuvneshwar Kumar gave SRH the early wicket of Chris Lynn, before sending Yusuf Pathan back to the pavillion with a run out dismissal. (BCCI)
Updated on May 18, 2017 02:00 AM IST

Bhuvneshwar Kumar gave SRH the early wicket of Chris Lynn, before sending Yusuf Pathan back to the pavillion with a run out dismissal. (BCCI)

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Gautam Gambhir, however, held his nerve and managed to add quick runs to the board. (BCCI)
Updated on May 18, 2017 02:00 AM IST

Gautam Gambhir, however, held his nerve and managed to add quick runs to the board. (BCCI)

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Needing 48 to win in 6 overs, Gambhir’s unbeaten 32 saw them win by seven wickets with four balls to spare. (BCCI)
Updated on May 18, 2017 02:00 AM IST

Needing 48 to win in 6 overs, Gambhir’s unbeaten 32 saw them win by seven wickets with four balls to spare. (BCCI)

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