In IPL Eliminator match at Kolkata today, Kolkata Knight Riders beat Rajasthan Royals by 25 runs to set up Qualifier-II clash with Sunrisers Hyderabad.
Chasing a target of 170 runs, Rajasthan Royals finished with 144 for four in the stipulated overs.
Earlier put into bat, Kolkata Knight Riders made 169 runs, losing seven wickets. Dinesh Karthik made 52 and Andre Dwayne Russell 49. The second qualifier encounter will be played on Friday.
Last night, Chennai Super Kings entered the final after beating Sunrisers Hyderabad by 2 wickets in the first qualifier at Mumbai. The Final is slated to take place on Sunday.