IPL 2018: Sunrisers Hyderabad defeats Kolkata Knight Riders by 5 wickets

Last Updated: Sun, Apr 15, 2018 05:43 hrs

[India], April 15 (ANI): Sunrisers Hyderabad defeated actor Shah Rukh Khan-owned Kolkata Knight Riders by 5 wickets at Eden Gardens in Kolkata, winning their third match in a row in the ongoing Indian Premier League 2018.

Sunrisers Hyderabad chased the modest score of 139 as skipper Kane Williamson scored a half-century for 44 balls. Further Shakib Al Hasan also supported the innings well.

Kolkata Knight Riders batsman Sunil Narine proved to be the best batsman for the team but not enough to secure it a win with bowling figures of 2/17.

Further Piyush Chawla (1/20), Mitchell Johnson (1/30) and Kuldeep Yadav (1/23) shared a wicket each.

Deepak Hooda (5) and Yusuf Pathan (17) ensured the visitors crossed the finishing line to ensure their third win in this season of the IPL. (ANI)

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