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Live Blog: Kolkata Knight Riders v Sunrisers Hyderabad

Andre Russell’s Kolkata Knight Riders meet Sunrisers Hyderabad today for the right to go directly to the Indian Premier League final (Photograph by Bikas Das/AP)

Thanks to The Royal Gazette’s partnership with expert blogging provider Arena.im, on Tuesday we bring you access to live overseas sport at the business end of a series of top events.

No matter your fancy — football, cricket, NBA basketball, NHL hockey, European football — we aim to bring it to your screen and give you the opportunity to engage in the commentary.

We start at 11am with the first knockout match of the Indian Premier League, the world’s leading T20 franchise competition, featuring Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunrisers Hyderabad.

Follow the action ball-by-ball and do join in on the comments.

Then from 9pm in the NBA play-offs, check out the first game of the Eastern Conference Finals between the highly fancied Boston Celtics and the hot-shooting Indiana Pacers.

The action continues on a bumper Wednesday when the resurgent Royal Challengers Bengaluru face Rajasthan Royals in an IPL elimination match, followed by football’s Invincibles. No, not Arsenal of 2003-04 vintage, the German side Bayer Leverkusen attempting to complete an unbeaten season against Atalanta in the Europa League final at 4pm.

At night, the NHL play-offs join the party as the New York Rangers and Florida Panthers lock horns in the first game of the Eastern Conference Final at 9pm.

And at 9.30pm, in the NBA’s Western Conference finals, the Minnesota Timberwolves, having just seen off the defending champion Denver Nuggets, are home to the Dallas Mavericks, featuring Luka Doncic and Kyrie Irving.

No matter what sport you fancy, there is a live blog coming around the corner.

A fresh post will be created every day for each different sport.

Stay tuned and enjoy.

The week ahead


11am Kolkata Knight Riders v Sunrisers Hyderabad (IPL Qualifier 1)

9pm Boston Celtics v Indiana Pacers, game 1 (NBA)


11am Royal Challengers Bengaluru v Rajasthan Royals (IPL Eliminator)

4pm Bayer Leverkusen v Atalanta (Europa League final)

9pm New York Rangers v Florida Panthers, game 1 (NHL)

9.30pm Minnesota Timberwolves v Dallas Mavericks, game 1 (NBA)


9pm Boston Celtics v Indiana Pacers, game 2 (NBA)

TBD: Dallas Stars v Edmonton Oilers or Vancouver Canucks, game 1 (NHL)


11am Loser of Qualifier 1 v winner of Eliminator (IPL)

9.30pm Minnesota Timberwolves v Dallas Mavericks, game 2 (NBA)

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Published May 21, 2024 at 10:31 am (Updated May 21, 2024 at 10:58 am)

Live Blog: Kolkata Knight Riders v Sunrisers Hyderabad

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