KKR defeat Kings XI Punjab by 6 wickets

, 11:25 PM IST

Mohali: Kolkata Knight Riders defeated Kings XI Punjab by six wickets in their Indian Premier League match here tonight.

Sent into bat, Kings XI Punjab were restricted to 138/8 by KKR, who chased down the target of 139 with nearly three overs to spare at the Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium.

Brief scores:

Kings XI Punjab: 138/8 in 20 overs (Shaun Marsh 56 not out; Sunil Narine 2/22, Morne Morkel 2/27)

Kolkata Knight Riders: 141/4 in 17.1 overs (Robin Uthappa 53, Gautam Gambhir 34; Pradeep Sahu 2/18).