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The third match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 saw two-time champions Kolkata Knight Riders winning the thrilling match-up against Pat Cummins-led SunRisers Hyderabad by four runs as Harshit Rana pulled off a sensational final over. During the match that took place at the iconic Eden Gardens, Bollywood superstar and KKR co-owner Shah Rukh Khan found himself in another controversy as he was spotted smoking in the stands.

The match between KKR and SRH was full of action as Kolkata all-rounder Andre Russell smashed  three boundaries and seven maximums in his unbeaten 64-run knock in just 25 balls while Hyderabad's Heinrich Klaasen also  played a remarkable knock of 63 runs off 29 balls. However, Harshit Rana's last-over heroics helped KKR beat SRH by four runs.

In the third match of the IPL 2024, Pat Cummins won the toss and invited KKR to bat first. During the first innings, the cameraman turned the angle towards the stands and captured Shah Rukh Khan smoking. For the unversed, smoking is banned in the stadium, but SRK was still spotted smoking in the stands.

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After KKR kickstarted their IPL 2024 campaign on a winning note, SRK continued his match-winning rituals. The 58-year-old Bollywood superstar took a lap walk at the iconic Eden Hardens and appreciated fans with his hand gesturing after winning the match.

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