Kolkata beat Bangalore by 140 runs in IPL

April 19th, 2008 - 12:42 am ICT by admin  

Bangalore, April 18 (IANS) New Zealander Brendon McCullum smashed Twenty20 cricket’s highest ever score, an unbeaten 158, to help Kolkata Knight Riders beat Bangalore Royal Challengers by 140 runs in the opening Indian Premier League (IPL) match here Friday night. Kolkata Knight Riders, after being put into bat by Bangalore captain Rahul Dravid, posted 222 for three wickets in 20 overs and then bowled out the hosts for 82 in just 15.1 overs at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium.

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