Shane Watson smacked a timely century as Rajasthan Royals won a crucial encounter against Kolkata Knight Riders at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai winning the game by nine runs to qualify for the play-offs of the 2015 Indian Premier League.
Hardik Pandya played a blinder as Mumbai Indians (MI) won a last over thriller by five runs against the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) at the Wankhede Stadium, to go fourth on a cluttered Indian Premier League (IPL) points table.
Andre Russell smashed another breath-taking half century as Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) came from behind to win by one wicket with one ball to spare against Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) at Eden Gardens to go top of the Indian Premier League (IPL) table.
A slow and low turner at the Eden Gardens and four quality spinners – the last two things the Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) batsmen would want to face after the crushing defeat they suffered at the hands of the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in their last game.
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) produced a classic team-effort to expose and rip apart Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in a highly one-sided contest at the Eden Gardens defeating them by 35 runs to go third on the Indian Premier League (IPL) points table.
Kolkata Knight Riders batsman Ryan ten Doeschate admits that the defending champions are under pressure following their seven-wicket defeat to Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premiere League on Saturday.