Kolkata Knight Riders beat Rajasthan Royals by 86 runs in an Indian Premier League match in Sharjah on Thursday.

KKR made 171/4 against Rajasthan Royals, who in response were bowled out for 85 in 16.1 overs.

Shubman Gill scored 56 off 44 balls for KKR while his opening partner Venkatesh Iyer made 38 off 35 balls. Shivam Mavi took four wickets (4/21 – his best IPL figures) for KKR and Lockie Ferguson took three.

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Brief scores

KKR 171/4 in 20 overs (Shubman Gill 56; Chris Morris 1/28, Chetan Sakariya 1/23).

Rajasthan Royals 85 all out in 16.1 overs (Rahul Tewatia 44; Lockie Ferguson 3/18, Shivam Mavi 4/21).