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IPL 2024

KKR vs LSG Match 54

KKR vs LSG: KKR Thrash LSG by 98 Runs to Climb to Top of IPL Points Table.

KKR vs LSG

KKR vs LSG: KKR Thrash LSG by 98 Runs to Clinch Top Spot

  • KKR vs LSG: Kolkata Knight Riders dominated the Lucknow Super Giants, winning by a massive 98 runs and climbing to the top of the IPL 2024 points table.
  • KKR batted first and put up a massive total of 235/6, thanks to a brilliant knock by Sunil Narine (81 off 39 balls). This was the first time a team crossed the 200-run mark at the Ekana Stadium in Lucknow.
  • LSG’s chase faltered from the start, with their batsmen struggling against KKR’s bowling attack. They were eventually bundled out for just 137 runs in 16.1 overs.
  • This win propelled KKR to 16 points, putting them at the top of the table with a superior net run rate compared to Rajasthan Royals (who also have 16 points).
  • For LSG, this loss was a setback as they dropped out of the top four, falling to the fifth spot with 12 points. Their net run rate also took a significant hit.

Winner: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) by a convincing 98 runs

Scores: KKR – 235/6 (Sunil Narine top-scored with 81),

LSG – 137/16.1 (LSG batting struggled)

MOM: Sunil Narine

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