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Reliving our maiden IPL title win in 2012

Nine years ago, the M.A. Chidambaram Stadium witnessed one of the most thrilling encounters in the Indian Premier League as Kolkata Knight Riders edged past the Chennai Super Kings by five wickets, post a cliffhanger in the summit clash to be crowned the champions for the first time.

Chasing 191 runs for the coveted trophy, Manvinder Bisla and Jacques Kallis stitched a second-wicket partnership of 136 runs to lay a solid foundation for the middle order. The wicket-keeper batsman produced one of his blistering innings of 89 off 48 deliveries on a night that mattered the most.