Sunil Narine Overtakes Dwayne Bravo as Kolkata Knight Riders Race to Champions League Twenty20 Win

Sunil Narine produced his best for Kolkata Knight Riders in Champions League Twenty20 against Lahore Lions. KKR have now won 11 T20  matches on-the-trot.

updated: September 22, 2014 18:04 IST
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Sunil Narine (center) celebrates a wicket in Kolkata's CLT20 match against Lahore Lions.


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.

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