|KKR won by 20 runs against Deccan Chargers on May 3|
HYDERABAD, May 4 - - Kolkata Knight Riders are cruising along in this season of Indian Premier League. They took on Deccan Chargers yesterday (Tuesday/May 3) in their home ground at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad.
Deccan Chargers won the toss and invited KKR to bat first, KKR had good enough innings from their top five batsmen to post the total of 169 for 4 wickets in 20 overs. Yusuf Pathan blazed with the bat and made 47 runs off just 26 balls.
On their turn with ball in their hands; KKR restricted the hosts successfully under 150-mark. Rajat Bhatia and Iqbal Abdulla took two wickets each for KKR.
Kolkata Knight Riders went to the top of the league table with a 20-run win over Deccan. Yusuf Pathan was named man of the matchfor his unbeaten 47 runs off 26 balls. Mumbai, Chennai and Rajasthan are following KKR respectively on the points table.
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