Latest Cricket News Updates Latest news from (c) en-gb Sun 02 Apr 2023 Russel, ten Doeschate deliver stunning win for KKR over CSK Defending IPL Champions Kolkata Knight Riders pulled off a terrific 3-wicket win over Chennai Super Kings in the opening match of CLT20 2014 Broom century sets up big win for Otago Otago Volts, the team that dominated its opponents in the Qualifying Stage looks to be the hot favourites to win the CLT20 2013 after a powerful performance against the Perth Scorchers. Ten Doeschate, Neesham sizzle as Otago down Kandurata Otago Volts have made it to the main tournament after winning their second straight win this evening. Kandurata Warriors, who were at the receiving end of a crushing 6-wicket defeat, are almost out of the tournament having lost two games. Munaf, Blizzard carry Mumbai to Final Qualifier Mumbai Indians pulled off another exciting victory over Kolkata Knight Riders, this time in the Eliminator Match at the Wankhede Stadium which has set up a virtual Semi-Final against Royal Challengers Bangalore. Bowling first after winning the toss, Mumbai Indians had KKR in an early soup at 20 for 4 by the 6th over and just when they seemed to be on the course of keeping the total to an extreme low. However there came a terrific knock from the underrated Ryan ten Doeschate with the Dutchman proving his worth with a beautiful 70* from 49 balls with 6 fours and 3 sixes. Useful cameos came in from Yusuf Pathan who made 26 from 24 balls and Shakib Al Hasan who made 26 from 16 balls to lift KKR to a competitive 147 for 7. Munaf Patel did significant damage with the ball taking 3 for 27 for the hosts. The run chase for Mumbai Indians was made very easy by Aiden Blizzard who made a cracking 51 from 30 balls with 7 fours and 2 sixes which powered them to 81 for 1 in just 7.5 overs. The hosts were looking good to wrap up things quickly but in no time lost three quick wickets to get reduced to 103 for 4 to open up the match. KKR picked up two more wickets but the asking rate for Mumbai Indians was always under control. James Franklin with an unbeaten 29 from 25 balls steered Mumbai Indians to a 4-wicket win with four balls to spare. Munaf Patel for his three key wickets got the Man of the Match. Mumbai Indians win by 4 Wkts against Kolkata The top order of Kolkata Knight Riders was in ruins against Mumbai Indians in the Eliminator clash of IPL-4 at the Wankhede stadium on Wednesday. Stirling blazing ton in Irish win over Dutch The minnows clash between Ireland and Netherlands at Kolkata saw two superb centuries in what was a high scoring contest.