By CricketCountry Staff
Kolkata: Apr 13, 2012
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) need 132 against Rajasthan Royals (RR) after they were put to test by spinner Shakib Al Hasan as he picked up quick wickets in their Indian Premier League (IPL) match at Eden Gardens, Kolkata.
RR finished finished at a total of 130 against KKR, a game dominated by KKR bowlers.
Shreevats Goswami and Owais Shah built a partnership after RR lost early wickets, however Goswami was later dismissed by Hasan in the 17th over of the match.
It was a great comeback for the Bangladeshi all-rounder after dropping a catch in the last match against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB).
Hasan with figures of 3 for 17 while Shah (31) top scored for the RR, hitting 3 boundaries.
Earlier, RR skipper Rahul Dravid won the toss and decided to bat first against KKR in their Indian Premier League match at Eden Gardens.
Both the teams have made one change. While Kolkata brought in Sunil Narine in place of Brett Lee, Rajasthan has replaced Kevon Cooper, who seems to have picked up an injury, with Brad Hodge.
Brief Scorecard: RR 131 for 5 in 20 overs (Owais Shah 31, Rahul Dravid 28; Shakid Al Hasan 3 for 17) vs KKR