IPL 2021: KKR edge past DC to set up final's date With CSK

The Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) left it late but somehow stumbled to victory over the Delhi Capitals (DC) in IPL 2021 Qualifier 2 to advance to the final. They will now meet the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in Dubai on Friday, October 15. Bowling first, KKR restricted DC to 135/5 in 20 overs. In response, openers Venkatesh Iyer (55) and Shubman Gill (46) put on 96 runs for the opening stand to set up the game. However, DC bagged 6 wickets for 7 runs to drag the game into the final over. Eventually, Rahul Tripathi smashed a six on the second-last ball to take KKR to the final with three wickets and one ball to spare.