Thursday, May 1, 2008

Rajasthan Royals beat Kolkata Knight Riders by 45 runs

: The Rajasthan Royals defeated Kolkata Knight Riders by 45 runs in the Indian Premier League here on Thursday.

The bowlers and fielders of Rajasthan Royals did not let the batsmen of Kolkata Knight Riders play with full force hera at Sawai Mansingh Stadium and limited them to 151 runs in 20 overs leading to the Rajasthan’s win by 45.

Saurav Ganguly skipper of Kolkata Knight Riders made 51 runs and David Hussey 42. No other batsman could face the bowlers of Rajasthan and wickets kept falling in short intervals. Kolkata players could not even play complete 20 overs and got all out in 19.1 overs.

Siddarth Trivedi and Sohail Tanvir took 2 wickets each for Rajasthan.

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