Champions League Twenty20: Gambhir Hails 'Unbelievable' Knocks From Andre Russell, Ryan ten Doeschate

Andre Russell (58 off 25 balls) and Ryan Ten Doeschate (51 off 41 balls) added 80 (45 balls) in Kolkata Knight Riders' thrilling chase against Chennai Super Kings on Wednesday.

updated: September 18, 2014 16:44 IST
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Andre Russell in action for KKR vs CSK.


Hyderabad: Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir today said Andre Russell and Ryan ten Doeschate played "unbelievable" knocks and also hailed spinner Sunil Narine for his economical spell, which according to him were instrumental in his side's three-wicket win over Chennai Super Kings the Champions League Twenty20 opener in Hyderabad. (Scorecard | Highlights)

Chasing a competitive 158 for win, Russell smashed a breathtaking 58, while Ryan ten Doeschate struck a fine unbeaten 51 to guide IPL champions KKR to a seven-wicket win over CSK in their first Group A match.

Narine too played his part with a misery spell of four overs during which he picked up one wicket giving away just nine runs.

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