Kolkata Knight Riders beat Rajasthan Royals by 5 wickets in an IPL tournament match played at Kolkata yesterday.
Rajasthan Royals won the toss and elected to bat first.
Rajasthan Royals scored 131 runs for the loss of 5 wickets in their allotted 20 overs, with Owais Shah scoring 31 runs, and Rahul Dravid 28,
Shakib Al Hasan was the pick of the bowlers for the Kolkata Knight Riders, taking 3 wickets for 17.
Batting second, Kolkata Knight Riders were able to achieve the target of 132, by scoring 137 runs for the loss of 5 wickets in 19.2 overs
Jaques Kallis scored 31, Manvinder Bisls 29, and Monaj Tiwary 24.
Shakib Al Hasan was adjudged the player of the match.