[caption id="attachment_703175" align="alignnone" width="628"]<img class="size-full wp-image-703175" alt="Nitish Rana plays for KKR AFP" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/Nitish-Rana3.jpg" width="628" height="355" /> Nitish Rana plays for KKR AFP[/caption] <p></p> <p></p>Kolkata Knight Riders (<a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/KKR">KKR</a>) eased to a 7 wicket win over Rajasthan Royals (<a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/RR">RR</a>) in match 15 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018. It was <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/nitish-rana">Nitish Rana</a>, who lead from the front for his with both, bat and ball. For his all-round performance, Rana was awarded the Man of the Match. Speaking at the presentation, Rana said that he wants to play for India. He said: "It's there at the back of my mind (to play for India), but right now my focus is to do my best." <p></p> <p></p>This was Rana's second consecutive MoM for KKR. He said: "Backed myself, and I'm lucky to be MoM in both these last two games." Rana has been KKR's surprise package with the bowling as well, picking 4 wickets so far. On his bowling he said: "I know that my job is to defend runs and that's what I was striving for. I bowl regularly in domestic cricket. " <p></p> <p></p>KKR now top the points table with 6 points, just ahead of SRH thanks to net run-rate.