The Kolkata Knight Riders suffered a heart-breaking defeat against the defending champions Mumbai Indians on Wednesday at Eden Gardens.
KKR lost last night by 102 runs as they were displaced from the 4th spot by the Mumbai Indians. MI who had a slow start again, but are on their way to make it to the play-offs.
Following this, KKR co-owner Shah Rukh Khan took to Twitter and apologized to the fans on behalf of the franchise and the team for their meek performance.
Sports is about the spirit & wins/losses don’t reflect that. But tonite as the ‘Boss’ I need to apologise to the fans for the lack of spirit
— Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) May 9, 2018
Mumbai Indians exhibited a clinical performance after Ishan Kishan’s knock of 62 runs off just 21 balls outclassed the hosts to keep themselves in the hunt for a play-offs berth in the tournament.
KKR failed to even give the visitors, a stiff competition as they were all-out for just 108.