Updated: April 17, 2018 12:17:50 am
Kolkata Knight Riders registered an emphatic victory after beating Delhi Daredevils by 71 runs at the Eden Gardens on Monday. While Nitish Rana and Andre Russel did the job with the bat to power KKR to 200 in 20 overs, the trio of Sunil Narine, Piyush Chawla, and Kuldeep Yadav spun a web around the DD’s batsmen to bundle the opposition for 129. Amongst themselves, the spinners took 7 wickets giving away 66 runs. Such was their impact that skipper Dinesh Karthik also reserved special praise for the tweakers and expressed satisfaction that they are delivering the goods for his team.
Speaking at the post-match-presentation, Karthik said,”I think the wrist spinners are picked in the IPL for a purpose….