The debutants in IPL 2013, Sunrisers Hyderabad, won an important game vs. Kolkata Knight Riders, got into the playoffs and eliminated Royal Challengers Bangalore.
Pune Warriors tasted their 3rd victory of the tournament as their top order batting, led by Manish Pandey, clicked excellently and let down Kolkata Knight Riders.
Jacques Kallis exhibited an all round performance for KKR against their tough opponents Royal Challengers Bangalore who went down in the interesting encounter.
Gautam Gambhir led Kolkata Knight Riders from the front by smashing a fifty and his bowlers ripped through the batting of Pune Warriors who lost another game.
Sachin Tendulkar gave a match winning performance with the bat for Mumbai Indians whereas their bowlers ripped through the batting of Kolkata Knight Riders.
The strong looking batting line up of Rajasthan Royals surrendered against the calculated bowling attack of Kolkata Knight Riders who went on to grab the game.
The bowlers of Delhi Daredevils controlled the strong batting line up of Kolkata Knight Riders whereas a breezy knock by David Warner put his team in front.
Michael Hussey demonstrated a crunchy knock while opening the innings for Chennai Super Kings who outplayed Kolkata Knight Riders in a fighting game at Chennai.
A scintillating fourth wicket partnership of 72 runs between Manvinder Bisla and Eoin Morgan led Kolkata Knight Riders to a comfortable win vs. Kings XI Punjab.
The make shift opener of Mumbai Indians, Dwayne Bravo, came back to form with his splendid batting which let Kolkata Knight Riders down in a crunch game.