Yusuf Pathan is on 38 © IANS
Yusuf Pathan is on 38 © IANS

Kolkata knight Riders (KKR) batsmen are batting strongly despite losing three wickets, during their chase against former champion, Rajasthan Royals (RR) in Match 54 of the 2015 Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai on Saturday. Currently, KKR are 116 for the loss of three wickets in 12 overs with Yusuf Pathan on 38 and Andre Russell on 26. LIVE Updates: Rajasthan Royals vs Kolkata Knight Riders

Earlier, RR skipper, Steven Smith won the toss and elected to bat first on a flat batting track at Brabourne, as they fibnished on a challenging total of 199 for the loss of six wickets in 20 overs. He made three changes with Pravin Tambe, Rajat Bhatia and Ankit Sharma being replaced by debutante, Brainder Sran, Dhawal Kulkarni and Stuart Binny, while KKR skipper, Gambhir makes a chnage in the form of Azhar Mahmood, coming in for Sunil Narine. LIVE Scorecard: Rajasthan Royals vs Kolkata Knight Riders