Gony takes Punjab to 157/9, Narine takes hat-trick

Mohali, April 16 (IANS) Kings XI Punjab scored 157 for nine against defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders in an Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter at the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) Stadium here Tuesday.

Manpreet Gony’s brutal attack – 42 off 18 balls – towards the fag end of the innings was key to Punjab posting a fighting total.

Sunil Narine took a hat-trick while Jacques Kallis too took three wickets. The duo were ably supported by Sri Lankan spinner Sachithra Senanayake, who had figures of two for 28.

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