In the 54th match of IPL-11, Kolkata Knight Riders defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad by 5 wickets. With this win, Kolkata has reached the playoffs. Kolkata got the target of 173 runs from Hyderabad in 5 wickets in 19.4 overs. Chris Lynn scored 55 runs. This is their seventh feat in the IPL. They were given the Man of the Match award. Earlier, batting by winning the toss, Hyderabad scored 172 for nine in 20 overs. Shikhar Dhawan scored 50 runs.