Robin Uthappa’s 48-ball 72 and makeshift opener Sunil Narine’s blitzkrieg propelled Kolkata Knight Riders to 187/5 against Gujarat Lions at the Eden Gardens. With four wins from five matches Kolkata Knight Riders take on Gujarat Lions, languishing at the bottom of the points table. Get live cricket score of Kolkata Knight Riders vs Gujarat Lions here. (LIVE SCORECARD | LIVE STREAMING INFO)
23:38 hrs IST: Single off the last ball for Jadeja. GL need 16 off 18.
23:37 hrs IST: SIX! Lovely from Raina. Slower delivery, onto his pads, Raina flicks it over deep square leg boundary.
23:35 hrs IST: FOUR! Magnificent from Raina. Captain’s innings from him. Just when GL needed it the most.
23:33 hrs IST: FOUR! Length ball from Coulter-Nile, Raina makes slight room and smacks it straight past the bowler.
23:30 hrs IST: Eight runs off the last two balls. GL well on track. They need 33 off 24.
23:26 hrs IST: FOUR! Much needed boundary for Raina. Would release some pressure. GL need 42 off 30.
23:21 hrs IST: GL need 55 off 36. Raina 50*, Jadeja 3*
23:17 hrs IST: Jadeja is in at No. 7
23:15 hrs IST: OUT! Smith b Umesh 5(4). GL need 66 off 44.
23:11 hrs IST: WICKET! Kishan c Umesh b Kuldeep 4(11). The southpaw really looked uncomfortable throughout his stay at the crease. Need of the hour for GL is a partnership.
23:08 hrs IST: Couple of boundaries for Raina. Just what the visitors need here. GL require 78 off 54.
23:05 hrs IST: Tidy start from Kuldeep. Just three runs off his first over. GL need 89 off 60.
23:03 hrs IST: Kuldeep Yadav now.
23:01 hrs IST: Just three runs off the next four balls. GL need 92 off 66. Raina 23*, Kishan 2*. Strategic time-out.
22:58 hrs IST: SIX! Short and wide from Woakes and Raina pulls it over fine-leg boundary.
22:57 hrs IST: FOUR! Length delivery from Woakes, Raina makes room and slaps it inside-out over cover.
22:55 hrs IST: Dot ball. GL need 105 off 72 balls.
22:52 hrs IST: OUT! Karthik c Gambhir b Coulter-Nile 3(3). GL need a big partnership.
22:49 hrs IST: FOUR! Short and wide from Woakes and Raina cuts it past the backward point region. GL require 109 off 78.
22:46 hrs IST: OUT! Big blow for GL. McCullum c Pandey b Woakes 33(17).
22:44 hrs IST: Single for Raina. GL need 116 off 84.
22:42 hrs IST: FOUR! Fuller length, McCullum gets down on one knee and sweeps it through backward square leg.
22:40 hrs IST: Shakib again.He has been very costly so far.
22:32 hrs IST: Play to resume at 22:40, eight minutes from now.
22:25 hrs IST: Good news. Rain has stopped. Covers are coming off.
22:16 hrs IST: GL are 21 ahead of the D/L par score.
22:12 hrs IST: And… rain arrives. Slight drizzle. Shouldn’t be a lengthy delay. We’ll keep you updated.
22:09 hrs IST: Coulter-Nile seems to have hurt his right shoulder while diving to save a boundary from McCullum, GL are 62/1 in five overs. McCullum 27*, Raina 2*
22:06 hrs IST: Six and a Four! Coulter-Nile has been taken to cleaners by the former New Zealand…