DC vs KKR: Sunil Narine slams highest score of IPL 2024

Narine is opening the innings for KKR

By Web Desk
April 03, 2024
Sunil Narine plays a shot. - BCCI

Sunil Narine produced a stunning display of batting to slam a 39-ball 85 for Kolkata Knight Riders during the 16th match of the IPL 2024 match against Delhi Capitals on Wednesday.

The all-rounder, who was once again sent to open the batting with Phil Salt, looked in sublime touch as he completely dismantled the DC bowling attack.

Narine's best over came against Ishant Sharma where he ended up scoring 26 runs with a barrage of boundaries as KKR scored 88 runs in the powerplay.

The ex-Windies player smashed 7 fours and as many sixes to register the highest individual score of.

Highest scores in IPL 2024

Sunil Narine (KKR) vs Delhi Capitals - 85 (39)

Riyan Parag (RR) vs Delhi Capitals - 84* (43)

Virat Kohli (RCB) vs Kolkata Knight Riders - 83* (59)

DC and KKR are locking horns against each other in the 16th encounter of the IPL 2024. The Kolkata-based franchise are currently second in the points table with four points from two matches. Capitals are placed seventh with just two points from three matches.

Both teams are entering the game after winning their last games against their opponents. DC defeated five-time champions Chennai Super Kings (CSK) by 20 runs on March 31 and Knight Riders defeated Royal Challengers Bengaluru (RCB) by seven wickets on March 29.

Kolkata Knight Riders: 1 Phil Salt (wk), 2 Sunil Narine, 3 Venkatesh Iyer, 4 Shreyas Iyer (capt), 5 Angkrish Raghuvanshi, 6 Rinku Singh, 7 Andre Russell, 8 Ramandeep Singh, 9 Mitchell Starc, 10 Harshit Rana, 11 Varun Chakravarthy. Impact Subs: Suyash, Anukul, Pandey, Arora and Gurbaz

Delhi Capitals: 1 Prithvi Shaw, 2 David Warner, 3 Rishabh Pant (capt, wk), 4 Mitchell Marsh, 5 Tristan Stubbs, 6 Axar Patel, 7 Sumit Kumar, 8 Rasikh Salam, 9 Anrich Nortje, 10 Ishant Sharma, 11 Khaleel Ahmed. Impact Subs: Porel, Kushagra, Dubey, Lalit and Fraser-McGurk