RR vs KKR, Match 15: As it happened

Kolkata Knight Riders goes top of the table after registering a comfortable seven-wicket win over Rajasthan Royals.

Knight Riders restricted Royals to 160 after opting to field first.   -  PTI

Rajasthan Royals (Playing XI): Ajinkya Rahane(c), D Arcy Short, Sanju Samson(w), Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler, Rahul Tripathi, Krishnappa Gowtham, Shreyas Gopal, Dhawal Kulkarni, Jaydev Unadkat, Ben Laughlin

Kolkata Knight Riders (Playing XI): Chris Lynn, Sunil Narine, Robin Uthappa, Nitish Rana, Dinesh Karthik(w/c), Andre Russell, Shubman Gill, Tom Curran, Piyush Chawla, Shivam Mavi, Kuldeep Yadav

TOSS UPDATE: KKR won the toss and decided to bowl first.

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High on confidence after toying with Delhi Daredevils at the Eden Gardens the other evening, Kolkata Knight Riders looks set for its away fixture on Wednesday against Rajasthan Royals — a side that has bounced back strong after the defeat against Sunrisers Hyderabad in the tournament opener — at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium on Wednesday.

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