DD 168/7 (20.0 Ovs), KKR 169/6 (19.5 Ovs), once again KKR brought the victory
Batting first after winning the toss, Delhi Daredevils scored 168/7 thanks to a 25-ball 39 by Sanju Samson and Rishabh Pant’s 16-ball 38.
On the other hand KKR’s Australian pacer Nathan Coulter-Nile took 3/22. Zaheer Khan took two early wickets to peg back KKR but then Yusuf Pathan (59) and Manish Pandey (69*) featured in a 110-run partnership for the fourth wicket.
Kolkata Knight Riders (169/6) defeated Delhi Daredevils’ 168/7 by four wickets with one ball remaining at Feroz Shah Kotla.
Both Delhi Daredevils and Kolkata Knight Riders had won their home matches in the Indian Premier League last year, but KKR came up trumps at DD’s home ground.
Pandey stayed till the end to guide KKR to a thrilling victory.
Kolkata Knight Riders have now won 11 matches out of 18 played against Delhi Daredevils.