Kolkata Knight Riders Vs Mumbai Indians Match Scorecard

The clash between Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Mumbai Indians (MI) is always a high-stakes encounter in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Here’s an in-depth look at a recent match between these two powerhouses, including the scorecard, key performances, and pivotal moments that defined the game.

Match Overview

Date: June 14, 2024
Venue: Eden Gardens, Kolkata

Toss and Pitch Report

Mumbai Indians won the toss and elected to bat first. The pitch at Eden Gardens was a typical batting-friendly surface with some assistance for spinners as the game progressed. The weather was clear, promising an uninterrupted match.

First Innings: Mumbai Indians Batting

Batting Highlights:

  1. Rohit Sharma: The MI captain led from the front with a scintillating 75 off 45 balls, including 8 fours and 3 sixes. His aggressive start set the tone for a big total.
  2. Suryakumar Yadav: Continued his fine form with a quickfire 60 off 35 balls, providing middle-order stability and acceleration.
  3. Tim David: Played a crucial cameo of 40* off 20 balls, hitting 3 sixes in the final overs to boost the total.


Batsman R B 4s 6s
Rohit Sharma 75 45 8 3
Ishan Kishan 15 10 2 1
Suryakumar Yadav 60 35 7 2
Tilak Varma 25 20 2 1
Tim David 40* 20 2 3
Cameron Green 10 5 1 0
Extras 8
Total 233/5 in 20 overs

Bowling Highlights (KKR):

  1. Sunil Narine: The standout bowler for KKR, taking 2 wickets for 34 runs in his 4 overs.
  2. Varun Chakravarthy: Bowled economically, with figures of 1/38 in 4 overs.

Second Innings: Kolkata Knight Riders Batting

Batting Highlights:

  1. Shubman Gill: Started strongly with 45 off 30 balls, but couldn’t convert it into a big score.
  2. Nitish Rana: Played a captain’s knock of 70 off 40 balls, keeping KKR in the chase.
  3. Andre Russell: Despite a blistering 55 off 25 balls, including 5 sixes, KKR fell short.


Batsman R B 4s 6s
Shubman Gill 45 30 6 1
Venkatesh Iyer 10 8 1 0
Nitish Rana 70 40 8 3
Rinku Singh 15 10 2 0
Andre Russell 55 25 4 5
Sunil Narine 5* 3 1 0
Extras 7
Total 207/6 in 20 overs

Bowling Highlights (MI):

  1. Jasprit Bumrah: The spearhead of MI’s attack, taking 3 wickets for 28 runs in his 4 overs.
  2. Piyush Chawla: Provided crucial breakthroughs with figures of 2/35 in 4 overs.

Key Moments:

  1. Rohit Sharma’s Powerplay Assault: Rohit’s aggressive start in the powerplay set the tone for a high-scoring game.
  2. Russell’s Late Blitz: Andre Russell’s fireworks gave KKR a glimmer of hope, but the target proved too steep.
  3. Bumrah’s Bowling: Jasprit Bumrah’s death bowling was instrumental in restricting KKR and securing the win for MI.


Mumbai Indians secured a thrilling victory over Kolkata Knight Riders by 26 runs. The match was a showcase of explosive batting, strategic bowling, and nail-biting moments that epitomize the excitement of the IPL. Both teams demonstrated their prowess, but MI’s all-around performance ensured they emerged victorious in this high-scoring encounter.

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