Kolkata Knight Riders avenged their defeat against Punjab Kings at Mohali in their season opener as the two-time winners beat Punjab Kings by five wickets at Eden Gardens after Rinku Singh smashed a four of the last ball to seal an epic win.
The visitors, batting first, put a below-par 179/7 on the board courtesy of 57(47) by Shikhar Dhawan. No other batter succeeded in putting 30+ plus scores, but Shah Rukh Khan’s 21(8) created a heavy impact on the game.
In reply, KKR started positively but got slow in the middle overs before Andre Russell scored 42(23). Skipper Nitish Rana stitched a half-century, while Rinku stole the limelight after the last ball four.
The fans took to social media platforms to troll PBKS bowlers, who let their side down for 2nd straight game. Here are the top 10 memes from KKR vs PBKS match.
KKR will next face RR on May 11, while PBKS to play DC on May 13.