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IPL 2017 | KKR pacers pull off a sensational win against RCB

After the batsmen failed in the first innings, the KKR bowlers took the onus on their shoulders and pulled off an extraordinary 82-run victory over Royal Challengers Bangalore at the Eden Gardens. Batting first, KKR scored just 131 runs, but it proved to be sufficient as RCB could only muster 49.
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IPL 2017 | Hashim Amla half-century propels Punjab to first win in five matches

Hashim Amla and Axar Patel ensured that Kings came away with a 26-run win over Gujarat Lions in Rajkot - their first in five games. Chasing a target of 189 runs, the Gujarat top-order failed yet again and the team could manage just 162 runs with Dinesh Karthik top scoring with 58* runs.
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IPL 2017 | Rabada, Morris heroics in vain as Mumbai end Wankhede jinx

Mumbai bowlers came up with the goods on a day when the batsmen failed to get into the groove, to eke out a 14-run win over Delhi, who faced a spectacular batting collapse. MI, who had never won batting first at the Wankhede, defended 143 thanks to an exceptional performance by McClenaghan (3/24).
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IPL 2017 | MS Dhoni blitz secures second successive victory for Pune

The Supergiant finally made it two wins in a row for the first time this season with a 6 wicket victory over the Sunrisers in Pune. Chasing a target of 177, MS Dhoni provided a consummate finish to the game as the home side scored 50 runs in the final three overs to climb to fourth on the table.
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IPL 2017 | Vintage Raina condemns KKR to second home defeat

Suresh Raina guided Gujarat Lions to victory against Kolkata Knight Riders by 4 wickets - only their second of the current IPL season. Chasing a score of 188, the Lions got off to a flyer scoring 62 off five overs but it was their captain whose 84 off 46 balls secured the victory for the Lions.
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IPL 2017 | Mumbai Indians thrash Kings XI Punjab in a run feast at the Holkar

Mumbai Indians made a mockery of the target of 199 against the Kings XI Punjab, on a batsman-friendly wicket at the Holkar Stadium in Indore, winning by 8 wickets. Hashim Amla's maiden T20 century went in vain as the visitors were able to secure the victory with an incredible 27 balls to spare.
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IPL 2017 | SRH comfortably beat DD to remain unbeaten at home

Kane Williamson (89) and Shikhar Dhawan (70) were the stars for the defending champions as the Sunrisers Hyderabad defeated the Delhi Daredevils by 15 runs at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad. Earlier, Chris Morris picked up all four wickets for the Delhi Daredevils.
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IPL 2017 | Gayle and Kohli set up much-needed victory for Royal Challengers Bangalore

Virat Kohli (64) and Chris Gayle (77) came to the party as the Royal Challengers Bangalore batting unit finally fired and set up a comfortable 21 run victory for RCB over Gujarat Lions. Yuzvendra Chahal’s 3/31 with the ball meant that Brendon McCullum’s 72 went in vain for the Lions.
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IPL 2017 | Warner and Bhuvneshwar end Hyderabad’s losing streak

David Warner’s 70* and Bhuvneshwar Kumar’s 5/19 paved the way for a Sunrisers Hyderabad win, at the bowling friendly Uppal Stadium pitch, against Kings XI Punjab. Manan Vohra played a brilliant knock of 95 to bring the visitors within touching distance of the win but eventually fell short by 5 runs.
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IPL 2017 | Pandey and Pathan star in KKR win over Delhi

Manish Pandey (69*) and Yusuf Pathan (59) guided KKR to their third win on the trot, chasing down DD’s target in the last over. Earlier, Delhi had found themselves in a great position after dismissing the KKR’s top order for just 21 runs but an 110-run partnership secured the win for the visitors.
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