CLT20: KKR beat Titans

Last Updated: Sun, Oct 21, 2012 19:48 hrs

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) registered their only win in the Champions League T20 as they defeated Titans by 99 runs at Newlands here on Sunday.

Chasing 189 runs for victory Titans were all out for 89 runs in 16.4 overs.

KKR scored 188 runs for the loss of five wickets in 20 overs after Titans won the toss and elected field first in the match.

Skipper Gautam Gambhir remained the top scorer for the side with his 44 runs off 36 balls. He hit four boundaries and a six in the innings.

Debabrata Das(43*) and Brendon McCullum (36) made some crucial contributions with the bats. Das hit six boundaries and two sixes in his 19 ball knock.

Roelof van der Merwe picked up two wickets for Titans.

Lakshmipathy Balaji scalped four wickets fir KKR as Titans were all out for 89 runs.

Jacques Rudolph remained the top scorer for Titans with his 25 runs off 24 balls.

Manoj Tiwary and Iqbal Abdulla scalped two wickets each while Sunil Narine and Jacques Kallis picked one wicket each for KKR.

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