February 28, 2015, 3:35 PM IST
After winning the toss, Kolkata opted to bat first and Gautam Gambhir led from the front scoring 44-ball 50 to help KKR post 152 for 6. (BCCI Images)
Bhuvaneshwar Kumar got three wickets with an economy of 6.25 in his four overs taking the wickets off Bisla, Doeschate and Yusuf Pathan. (BCCI Images)
Ryan Ten Doeschate, playing his first game of the season scored quick runs down the order hitting 21-ball 31.
Jammu & Kashmir player, Parvez Rassol, plying his maiden IPL match bowled well taking the wicket of Jacques Kallis and conceding just 23 runs in his four overs.
Chasing 153 to win, Pune Warriors lost their skipper Aaron Finch for just 5 runs as he was cleaned up by Kallis in the third over.
Apart from Uthappa, only Angelo Mathews reached double figures scoring 40 off 28 balls but got out in the 17th over as Pune crashed to their 11th defeat in IPL 6.
Robin Uthappa scored 31 off 35 balls but he once again failed to get any support from the other batsmen who fell like nine pins.
KKR bowlers had a good outing with L Balaji finishing with three wicket and Abdulla, Kallis, Narine picking up two apiece as KKR beat Pune by 46 runs.