Sunil Narine’s record fifty, mount with Chris Lynn helps KKR kick RCB, arise to second spot

rcb vs kkr, bangalore vs kolkata, sunil narine, narine, chris lynn, lynn, ipl 2017, ipl 2017 score, rcb vs kkr highlights, cricket news, cricket, ipl news, tanned express Sunil Narine scored 54 runs off 17 balls for Kolkata. (Source: BCCI)

Before a final IPL season, Sunil Narine has been a poser for batsmen. No one was means to figure out how to play a off-spinner. But in this IPL deteriorate and even internationally, batsmen have played him with ease. Narine, with all his variations, did not have a same impact on a batsman as he had earlier. Narine, however, has a new way of impacting a diversion – as a batsman.

Opening a batting for Kolkata Knight Riders with Chris Lynn, who made a lapse from injury, Narine smoked a fastest half-century in Indian Premier League history, off only 15 balls and his record mount with Lynn, of 105 runs in 36 balls, helped their group follow down a 159-run sum in 15.1 overs opposite Royal Challengers Bangalore.

The win over Bangalore helped Kolkata pierce adult to a second mark in the points table with 16 points and improved net run-rate than Rising Pune Supergiant.

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