Sunil Narine caught Lahore Lions batsmen in a web of spin as the Kolkata Knight Riders juggernaut continued to roll in the Champions League Twenty20 competition. The West Indian mystery spinner took three wickets for nine runs as Kolkata crushed Lahore by four wickets for their second straight win in the championship. (Match scorecard)
Narine produced his best bowling performance for Kolkata in CLT20. Only Lakshmipathy Balaji has recorded better performance than Narine for Kolkata in CLT20. The former India pacer took four wickets for 19 against Titans in Cape Town on October 21, 2012. (Also read: When Shoaib Malik treated Lahore teammates to dinner at wife Sani's house)
Narine, with 31 wickets at 8.74 runs apiece in 17 games, has set a bowling record for most wickets in Champions League Twenty20, obliterating the 28 in 19 games by Dwayne Bravo. The West Indian got his 10th Man of the Match award in Twenty20.