Indian Premier League - 17th match

Kolkata Knight Riders v Rajasthan Royals

Kolkata Knight Riders won by 8 wickets (with 37 balls remaining)

4.5

Iqbal Abdulla to Raut, no run, flatter one turning away outside off, almost pushed straight to cover, bounces short of him

4.6

Iqbal Abdulla to Raut, no run, some flight from Iqbal, gets him forward and he pushes away towards point

Rajasthan Royals 28/2   AS Raut 0* (2b)

5.3

Balaji to Raut, no run, another beauty from Balaji, gets it to pitch around off and move away, he feels for it and misses

5.4

Balaji to Raut, 2 runs, charges down the track, Balaji fires in the short one in to him, and he gets the pull over square leg

5.5

Balaji to Raut, FOUR, charges out again, this time Balaji goes fuller and angles it in to him, but he swipes and gets an inside edge that runs for four to the left of fine leg

5.6

Balaji to Raut, 1 run, has another huge swipe as he rushes outside his crease, but gets only a single to mid on

Rajasthan Royals 36/2   AS Raut 7* (6b 1x4)

6.1

Iqbal Abdulla to Raut, no run, tossed up but he goes back, it hurries on but he manages to stab it back to the bowler

6.2

Iqbal Abdulla to Raut, 1 run, sharp turn from middle stump, he closes the face early and gets a leading edge towards point

6.4

Iqbal Abdulla to Raut, no run, more turn for Iqbal, and some bounce on this one too, takes off from a length on middle, batsman is surprised and jabs it away

6.5

Iqbal Abdulla to Raut, OUT, super stuff from Iqbal, brilliant presence of mind, it was pushed in the air way to his right, he charged after the ball to stop the single, picked it up with a dive, and then looked to throw it to the keeper, but stopped for an instant, saw the non-striker had backed up too far, and hit his stumps with a direct throw

FY Fazal run out 3 (4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 75.00

6.6

Iqbal Abdulla to Raut, 1 run, a touch short and turning away, cut away to sweeper cover

Rajasthan Royals 39/3   AS Raut 9* (11b 1x4)

7.1

Bhatia to Raut, no run, moves away from wide outside off, he cannot get it away, steering it to backward point

7.2

Bhatia to Raut, 1 run, dabbed it wide of Lee at short third man who runs to his left and cuts it off

7.4

Bhatia to Raut, 1 run, pushed away in front of covers from a length on off stump

7.6

Bhatia to Raut, OUT, yet another run-out, flicked away to midwicket, striker takes off, Menaria is unmoved, Raut is almost mid-pitch before he turns back, throw comes in right on top of the stumps, and he had no chance of making it back

AS Raut run out 11 (15b 1x4 0x6) SR: 73.33

Rajasthan Royals 43/4   AS Raut 11 (15b 1x4)
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Photos

Apr 17, 2011

Kolkata Knight Riders celebrate the fall of a wicket on their way to a comprehensive victory over Rajasthan Royals, Kolkata Knight Riders v Rajasthan Royals, IPL 2011, Eden Gardens, April 17 2011

Kolkata Knight Riders celebrate the fall of a wicket

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Apr 17, 2011

Gautam Gambhir sets off for a run, Kolkata Knight Riders v Rajasthan Royals, Kolkata, April 17, 2011

Gautam Gambhir sets off for a run

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