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Bravo restricts Riders in IPL series

Published:Tuesday | April 29, 2008 | 3:23 PM

West Indies all rounder Dwayne Bravo took a wicket to help Mumbai Indians restrict Kolkata Knight Riders to 137 for eight off its allotted 20 overs in the India Premier League.

Bravo had local player Debabrata Das caught at point by Robin Uthappa for 29 runs.

Sanath Jayasuriya, who took three for 14 the best figures of the tournament, did most of the damage.

Laxmi Ratan Shukla, another local player, top scored for Kolkata Knight Riders with an undefeated 40.

Star players Ricky Ponting, 19 runs, Sourav Ganguly, 4 runs, and Brendon McCallum with only one, all fell cheaply.

Needing 138 runs to win, Mumbai Indians were 72 for three off 11 overs.

The batsmen at the crease are Bravo and Uthappa who are on 19 runs each.