Kolkata Knight Riders

Bowlers keep Sunrisers Hyderabad alive in pursuit of maiden title

A meticulous effort from the Sunrisers Hyderabad bowling attack restricted Kolkata Knight Riders to 140 for eight in a chase of 163 runs and secured a 22-run win in the eliminator of the Indian Premier League in Delhi, thereby securing a berth in the second qualifying final against the Gujarat Lions.
25 May 2016
 

Kolkata secure play-off berth after unbeaten fifty from Yusuf Pathan

Crucial knocks from Manish Pandey and Yusuf Pathan set up a target of 171 for six after which Sunil Narine took a three-wicket haul as Kolkata Knight Riders secured a 22-run victory and also a berth in the play-off in the 55th match of the Indian Premier League in Kolkata.
22 May 2016

Which four teams will make the IPL 2016 play-offs?

After a slow start, the IPL 2016 has gathered momentum and is now heading towards the play-offs, which get underway next week. We assess which teams are now the favourites to get through.
20 May 2016

Dwayne Smith four-fer masterminds an emphatic win for Gujarat Lions

Dwayne Smith snared four wickets as Kolkata Knight Riders were reduced to 124 for eight, following which Gujarat Lions chased the target in 13.3 overs and raced home to a massive six-wicket win in the 51st match of the Indian Premier League in Kanpur.
19 May 2016

Russell to miss Gujarat Lions encounter due to leg injury

West Indies all-rounder Andre Russell is expected to sit out of the encounter between Kolkata Knight Riders and Gujarat Lions in the ongoing Indian Premier League on Thursday due to a leg injury.
18 May 2016

Powerhouse batting display from Bangalore destroys Kolkata Knight Riders

Led by Virat Kohli's unbeaten 75 and a fifty from AB de Villiers, Royal Challengers Bangalore came up with a stellar batting performance and chased 184 runs in 18.4 overs, defeating Kolkata Knight Riders by nine wickets in the 48th match of the Indian Premier League in Kolkata.
16 May 2016

Spinners, Yusuf Pathan blitz thump Rising Pune Supergiants

An unbeaten 18-ball 37 from Yusuf Pathan in a rain-affected chase of 66 runs helped Kolkata Knight Riders secure a massive eight-wicket win over Rising Pune Supergiants in the 45th match of the Indian Premier League in Kolkata.
14 May 2016

Kolkata Knight Riders sign Shaun Tait as replacement for John Hastings

Australian pacer Shaun Tait has been added to the Kolkata Knight Riders squad in the ongoing Indian Premier League as a replacement for the injured John Hastings.
12 May 2016

Brad Hogg reprimanded for code of conduct breach

Australian spinner Brad Hogg has been handed an official reprimand after he was deemed to have breached the code of conduct during the Indian Premier League encounter between Kolkata Knight Riders and Gujarat Lions on Sunday.
10 May 2016

Gujarat Lions top table thanks to all-round performance

A fine bowling performance and a dominant batting display led by Dinesh Karthik’s half-century helped Gujarat Lions ascend to the top of the points table by inflicting a five-wicket defeat on Kolkata Knight Riders in a chase of 159 runs in the 38th match of the Indian Premier League in Kolkata.
8 May 2016

Gautam Gambhir warns Kolkata Knight Riders against complacency

Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Gautam Gambhir has urged his team not to be complacent after securing six wins from nine matches and claiming the pole position in the points table in the ongoing Indian Premier League.
8 May 2016

Mark Boucher joins Kolkata Knight Riders as wicket-keeping consultant

Former South African wicket-keeper batsman Mark Boucher has joined the Kolkata Knight Riders franchise in the ongoing Indian Premier League as a wicket-keeping consultant.
5 May 2016

Andre Russell four-fer keeps Kolkata Knight Riders juggernaut rolling

Andre Russell starred with a four-wicket haul as Kolkata Knight Riders restricted Kings XI Punjab to 157 for nine and overcame a knock of 68 runs from Glenn Maxwell in a chase of 165 runs to secure a seven-run victory in the 32nd match of the Indian Premier League in Kolkata.
4 May 2016

Gautam Gambhir, Virat Kohli handed fines in IPL

Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Gautam Gambhir has been fined 15 percent of his match fee for a code of conduct breach while Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli was fined for maintaining a slow over-rate during their encounter in the Indian Premier League on Monday.
4 May 2016

Belligerent Yusuf Pathan demolishes Royal Challengers Bangalore

Yusuf Pathan's unbeaten cameo helped Kolkata Knight Riders plunder 81 runs from the last six overs as they chased down a target of 186 runs in 19.1 overs to secure a five-wicket win over Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 30th match of the Indian Premier League in Bangalore.
2 May 2016

All-round Delhi Daredevils vault to second spot with 27-run win

Fifties from Karun Nair and Sam Billings and an all-round effort from Carlos Brathwaite helped Delhi Daredevils post a total of 186 runs and then they went on to bowl Kolkata Knight Riders out for 159 runs to secure a 27-run victory in the 26th match of the Indian Premier League in Delhi.
30 April 2016

Rohit Sharma, Kieron Pollard decimate Kolkata Knight Riders

Rohit Sharma steered the ship with a fluent unbeaten 68 while Kieron Pollard smashed a 17-ball half-century as Mumbai Indians chased down a target of 175 runs in 18 overs to secure a six-wicket win against Kolkata Knight Riders in the 24th match of the Indian Premier League in Mumbai.
28 April 2016

Suryakumar Yadav hits crucial fifty in tense victory for Kolkata Knight Riders

A maiden fifty from Suryakumar Yadav was the defining knock for Kolkata Knight Riders as they chased down a target of 161 runs in 19.3 overs to claim a tense two-wicket victory over Rising Pune Supergiants in the 20th match of the Indian Premier League in Pune.
24 April 2016

Batting chemistry between me and Gambhir is fantastic - Robin Uthappa

Kolkata Knight Riders wicket-keeper batsman Robin Uthappa has praised the batting chemistry he shares with his captain and opening partner Gautam Gambhir.
21 April 2016

Dominant Kolkata Knight Riders top points table with emphatic win

A solid 82-run opening stand between Robin Uthappa and Gautam Gambhir capped off a dominant six-wicket win in a chase of 139 runs as Kolkata Knight Riders defeated Kings XI Punjab in Mohali to climb to the top of the points table in the Indian Premier League.
19 April 2016