Mumbai, May 18 IBNS | 3 months ago

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) owner Shah Rukh Khan on Sunday praised pacer Umesh Yadav for picking up three wickets in the match against Sunrisers Hyderabad for which he was adjudged the Man of the Match as his side defeated the hosts by seven wickets.


Yadav took three wickets by giving away 26 runs in his four overs.

Khan tweeted: "Umesh you are the sweetest. Absolutely deserving of the Man of Match. Me and my daughter have kinda gone mad with happiness."

The Bollywood superstar said: "Yes yes yessss!!! In victory one should be gracious.Tendo...Yusuf..my Robin & Gauti. I won't even talk of the umpire...cos of graciousness.My mom would be proud of my KKR boys.....love u. Need to kiss u all....will come to Kolkata and do it. Manish u r a champ."

KKR defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad by seven wickets in an IPL match on Sunday.

(Posted on 19-05-2014)