Rising Pune Supergiant had a very good start as Ajinkya Rahane and Rahul Tripathi adding 65 runs for the first wicket before the Tripathi was bowled by Piyush Chawla for 38 runs. Another 47-run stand between Rahane and Steve Smith took RPS into a comfortable position but Rahane got stumped soon by Robin Uthappa in a flash.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni played a quickfire fiery knock of 23 off just 11 deliveries where Steve Smith scored his third fifty of the league to to get Rising Pune Supergiants moving to 182 for 5 in the happening match at Pune..
In the mean time, Twitter went bizarre as Dhoni looked aggressive and started taking on all the bowlers of KKR for a toss.
Finally, young Kuldeep Yadav got the best of MSD by bowling a wrong one to pick the much needed wicket.