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IPL 2015: Kolkata Knight Riders won over Mumbai Indians in Opener

IPL 2015: Kolkata Knight Riders win over Mumbai Indians in Opener
IPL 8 opener Mumbai Indians vs Kolkata Knight Riders is over and Kolkata Knight Riders won comfortably by chasing 169 runs. Gautam Gambhir was the top scorer for them with 57 runs from 43, Manish Pandey scored quick 40 from 24 balls. After the two batsmen got out Surya Kumar Yadav(46 from 20) and Yusus Pathan(14 from 12 balls) finished off the things, KKR scored 170/3 in 18.3 overs. Corey Anderson, Harbhajan Singh and Bumrah took 1 wicket each. Earlier Mumbai Indians scored 168.3 in 20 overs. Rohit Sharma was top scorer with 98 runs from 65 balls while Carey Anderson scored important 55 from 41. Morne Morkel took tweo wickets in KKR bowling. Earlier Kolkata Knight Riders won the toss and opted to field first.


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