When Russell got out for batting against Bengaluru, Kolkata were to score 67 runs in 26 balls to win
Russell made a run of the first four balls, with the help of one four and seven sixes in the next 9 balls scored an unbeaten 47.
Sports desk Kolkata Knight Riders defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore by 5 wickets in the 17th match of IPL-12. The team's winning hero Andre Russell He scored an unbeaten 48 off 13 balls. After this win, Knight Riders owner Shahrukh Khan praised the whole team including Russell. In the poster of Bahubali film, he put Russell's face in place of actor Prabhas and photo tweeted.
Shahrukh Khan tweeted, "The team showed goodness, every player of the team including Chris Lynn, Nitish Rana and Robin Uthappa did a great job, but you would agree that this picture (with Russell's Bahubali) Will fall. "
Well played boys @KKRiders @ lynny50 @ NitishRana_27 @robbieuthappa Every one in the team did so well but it is worth less than this picture … pic.twitter.com/bak2zQ9NqD
– Shahrukh Khan (@iamsrk) April 5, 2019
This tweet from Shah Rukh was rebranded to Bahubali's official Twitter handle. It was written in- Kolkata Knight Riders, great game. Jai Mahishma, Shahrukh, keep your enthusiasm. "
Fantastic play @KKRiders 👏🏻Jai Maahishmathi Let's keep the spirit HIGH … @IamSRK !! # IPL2019 https://t.co/Ef9DPYH6Ii
– Baahubali (@BaahubaliMovie) April 5, 2019