Kolkata Knight Riders Wins IPL 5 Final
Indian Premier League final was held on 27th may stuck between Kolkata Knight Riders and the former 2 year champions Chennai Super Kings. Kolkata Knight Riders strongly conquered Chennai Super Kings by shielding them from 5 wickets on the ground of their own homeland and finally Kolkata Knight Riders took home with them the ever-ravishing silver IPL trophy.
The instant second when Manoj Tiwary hit a six on the last ball on Dwayne Bravo made the whole team realized their cherished victory and forced the entire team to jump into the ground and celebrate their victorious moments along with the team owner Shahrukh Khan.
However, the verdict to pull back Brendon McCullum from the team was undoubtedly surprising for the Brendon lovers but as against all that Bisla was one of the black horses who devoted all his attention to overcome the defeated score of Chennai Super Kings.
Unfortunately, Gautam Gambhir couldn’t live up to everyone expectations in the finals but the clean bold sixes of Bisla and RaviChandran Ashwin harvest their roots on the ground and their high-flying sixes confirmed that the victory of Kolkata Knight Riders is not too far. But the services of Raina for Chennai Super Kings cannot be denied as he gained a century on his scoreboard. Chennai Super Kings has to work really hard to break the partnership between the Kallis and Bisla.
On the whole Kolkata Knight Riders won the cap of victory after 5 years and took back home the IPL stunning silver trophy for which they we anxiously waiting for last 4 years.
- Chennai Super Kings: 190/3 (20/20 ov)
- Kolkata Knight Riders: 192/5 (19.4/20 ov)
- Kolkata Knight Riders: won by 5 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
- Umpires: Billy Bowden (NZ) & Simon Taufel (Aus)
- Third Umpire: Billy Doctrove (WI)
- Match Referee: Ranjan Madugalle (SL)
Chennai Super Kings Players Against KKR: MS Dhoni, S Anirudha, R Ashwin, S Badrinath, GJ Bailey, DE Bollinger, DJ Bravo, F du Plessis, BW Hilfenhaus, MEK Hussey, RA Jadeja, SB Jakati, Joginder Sharma, S Randiv, KMDN Kulasekara, VY Mahesh, JA Morkel, A Mukund, SK Raina, WP Saha, SB Styris, S Tyagi, K Vasudevadas, G Vignesh, M Vijay.
Kolkata Knight Riders Players Against CSK: G Gambhir, S Ladda, L Balaji, R Bhatia, MS Bisla, DB Das, M de Lange, BJ Haddin, Iqbal Abdulla, CS Jani, JH Kallis, B Lee, BB McCullum, EJG Morgan, SP Narine, YK Pathan, JL Pattinson, SV Samson, PJ Sangwan, I Saxena, Shami Ahmed, Shakib Al Hasan, LR Shukla, RN ten Doeschate, MK Tiwary, JD Unadkat.