Sharjah : The cricket match of Indian Premier League (IPL) started at 03:30 PM IST in Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah United Arab Emirates (UAE) . Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) won the toss and opted to bowl first. 

During batting first Delhi capitals (DC) scored  127 runs on 9 wickets. The opening pair were in a good form as they have scored 35 runs for the first wicket. Steven smith and  skipper Rishab Pant played a respectful inning of 39 runs individually. The bowlers of Kolkata Knight Riders(KKR) were on fire as they have taken 9 wickets in the first inning. Lockie Ferguson, Sunil Narine, Venkatesh Iyer has taken 2 wickets individually. 

While chasing 128 runs Kolkata Knight Riders(KKR)  Shubman Gill  and Nitish Rana scored  30 and 36* runs respectively. The player of the match award was given to Sunil Narine for scoring 21 runs in 10 balls with a strike rate of 210 and 2 crucial wickets for his team.