In IPL, Delhi Daredevils beat Kolkata Knight Riders by 27 runs

30 April, New Delhi

Delhi Daredevils beat Kolkata Knight Riders by 27 runs in New Delhi in the IPL T20 Cricket Saturday.

Chasing 187 for a victory KKR were all out for 159 in 18.3 overs. Robin Uthappa played a sensible knock of 72 off 52 balls.

But barring Surya Yadav, who added 21 and Andre Russell 17, no other batsman gave him worthwhile support.

Delhi Daredevil skipper Zaheer Khan and Braithwaite took three wickets each. Earlier Sent into bat, the home tome had posted 186 for eight .

Karun Nair hit 68, Sam Billings 54 and Braithwaite 34. Braithwaite was declared Man of the Match for his all round performance.

Today’s second match between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Royal Challengers Bangalore, which was delayed due to rain at the venue in Hyderabad, started at 9 PM.

Bangalore team won the toss and chose to field first. Put to bat, Sunrisers Hyderabad posted a healthy total of 194 for 5.

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