Live Updates

  • 12:27 AM IST

    THAT’s IT! SRH win their first match at Eden Gardens against KKR. They win the match by 5 wickets and now top the points table.

  • 12:13 AM IST

    FIFTY ! Kane Williamson brings up his 4th IPL half-century. His 50 taking 43-balls, inclusive of 4 fours and one six.

  • 12:06 AM IST

    OUT! Piyush Chawla gets Shakib Al Hasan. Loss in concentration by Shakib. He made 27 off 21. But KKR would feel it one wicket too late. SRH are in clear command of the match now. Williamson is nearing his 4th IPL fifty

  • 12:00 AM IST

    KKR vs SRH, Updates: Kane Williamson and Shakib Al Hasan have somewhat taken Sunrisers Hyderabad to safety. The pair have added 48 runs in no time. Williamson is nearing his half-century. India’s Under-19 star Shivam Mavi has been called onto bowl.

  • 11:34 PM IST

    OUT! Manish Pandey falls for 4. Kuldeep Yadav traps Pandey for 4. KKR have made a strong comeback in the match. Kane Williamson will be a worried man in the middle.

  • 11:19 PM IST

    OUT! Sunil Narine gets his second wicket. Shikhar Dhawan is cleaned by him. The ball ricocheted off his pad and onto his stumps. This was his 99th wicket for KKR.

  • 11:11 PM IST

    OUT! Sunil Narine gets an early breakthrough. Wriddhiman Saha made 15-ball 24. Shikhar Dhawan will now be joined by Kane Williamson. SRH need 107 off 100.

  • 11:07 PM IST

    KKR vs SRH, Updates: Shikhar Dhawan and Wriddhiman Saha are out in the middle for SRH. It should not be a hard total to reach for SRH. KKR must pick early wickets to make a game of this match.

  • 10:40 PM IST
    KKR vs SRH, Updates: SRH need 139 to win. This has been another top-notch show by their bowlers, Bhuvneshwar Kumar leading the pack with 3 wickets. Billy Stanlake and Shakib Al Hasan picking 2 wickets each. Only Chris Lynn showed some resistance with 49 runs.
  • 10:22 PM IST

    OUT! Shubman Gill departs for just 3 runs. This has been a poor batting performance by KKR. It will be interesting to know, who is taking the shots at change in batting lineup. Shivam Mavi is out in the middle.


Robin Uthappa © AFP
Robin Uthappa © AFP

Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad latest updates: Hello and welcome to CricketCountry’s live coverage of the VIVO IPL 2018. We head to the Match No. 10 of the tournament with Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) taking on Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) at Eden Gardens, Kolkata. Sunrisers Hyderabad are leading the points table with 2 wins from as many games. Kolkata Knight Riders are coming off a narrow defeat against Chennai Super (CSK). Kolkata have an psychological advantage over Sunrisers Hyderbad, having won 8 games and lost 4.

Ahead of the clash against SRH, Prasidh Krishna has been roped in by KKR as a replacement for injured Kamlesh Nagarkoti. Nagarkoti was one India Under-19 star players to bag in IPL contract. Krishna has plays for Karnataka in domestic cricket.

Kolkata have hinted towards bringing in Mitchell Johnson back in the playing XI. Rinku Singh too can face the axe, and Shubman Gill could get a game ahead. SRH are unlikely to make any changes to their winning combination.

Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad squads:

Kolkata Knight Riders Squad: Dinesh Karthik, Robin Uthappa, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Tom Curran, Chris Lynn, Mitchell Johnson, Piyush Chawla, Kuldeep Yadav, Ishank Jaggi, Nitish Rana, Vinay Kumar, Apoorva Wankhede, Cameron Delport

Sunrisers Hyderabad Squad: Kane Williamson, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Wriddhiman Saha, Shreevats Goswami, Alex Hales, Shikhar Dhawan, Shakib Al Hasan, Manish Pandey, Carlos Brathwaite, Yusuf Pathan, Rashid Khan, Ricky Bhui, Deepak Hooda, Siddarth Kaul, Thangarasu Natarajan, Mohammad Nabi, Basil Thampi, Sandeep Sharma, Sachin Baby, Chris Jordan, Billy Stanlake, Bipul Sharma, Mehedi Hasan

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