Kolkata Knight Riders claimed a rare win against Mumbai Indians in the IPL 2021, by seven wickets, largely due to Venkatesh Iyer (53 in 30 balls) and Rahul Tripathi (74 not out in 42).
RT @RibsGully: Most Runs for #KKR in #IPL2021
1. #RahulTripathi 261 runs | Ave 37.38 | SR 145
2. Nitish Rana 206 runs | Ave 29.42 | SR 12…
Venkatesh Iyer has arrived in style 😎🔥
#IPL2021 #KKR https://t.co/SvbVz42vVu
"He's someone who likes to know about the game, asks a lot of questions. He's a quick learner who has far to go."
~Narine on Varun Chakravarthy
"Yes, it's taken a while now. A lot of work has been put into it. It's getting better and better."
~Sunil Narine on his new bowling action
Sunil Marine is player of the match.
"With regards to where we stand in the points table, there's only one place to look and that is up."
"He's been very imposing at the top of the order. He's only played his second game today but he played like a very experienced man."
~Eoin Morgan on Venkatesh Iyer