Highlights: Kolkata Knight Riders Defeats Hobart Hurricanes to Storm Into CLT20 Final

Updated: 02 October 2014 21:45 IST

Kolkata Knight Riders beat Hobart Hurricanes by seven wickets to reach the final.

Highlights: Kolkata Knight Riders Defeats Hobart Hurricanes to Storm Into CLT20 Final
Uthappa is bowled after playing a poor shot against Doherty. © BCCI

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) stormed into the final of Oppo Champions League T20 tournament by beating Hobart Hurricanes by seven wickets at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium on Thursday. Catch all the highlights of the match here: (SCORECARD)

After restricting Hurricanes to 140 with its quality spin bowling in the first semifinal of tournament, the Kolkata team chased down the target with five balls to spare as Jacques Kallis hoisted Bollinger to six to seal yet another victory.

Kallis remained unbeaten on 54 (40b, 4x4,2x6) and was adjudged man-of-the-match. His 63-run partnership for third wicket with Manish Pandey and unbeaten 34-run stand with Yusuf Pathan helped KKR to extend their winning streak to 14 matches.

Pandey struck six boundaries and a six in his 32-ball 40 to steer the team after the openers had returned to the pavilion at 44 in the eighth over.

KKR, which remained unbeaten in this tournament, will meet Chennai Super Kings or Kings XI Punjab in the final in Bangalore on Saturday.



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