Indian Premier League - 17th match

Kolkata Knight Riders v Rajasthan Royals

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

0.3

Lee to Paunikar, no run, gets a fuller one and comes forward confidently to push it back to the bowler

0.4

Lee to Paunikar, 1 run, good work at backward point, it was lovely slower one from Lee, he waited on it and guided it to the left of the man there, who pounced on it and made Watson hurry

0.6

Lee to Paunikar, 1 run, 142 kph rushes on to the batsman from short of a good length, he goes for the pull but it is too quick for him, gets it in front of square and Lee charges after the ball

Rajasthan Royals 4/0   AG Paunikar 2* (3b)

1.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Paunikar, FOUR, lovely shot, waited on this tossed up ball outside off, and eased it in to the gap past extra cover to the boundary

1.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Paunikar, 1 run, goes flat and quick, I feel I am watching Bangladesh play, he goes back and works it on the leg side, Shakib charges after the ball

Rajasthan Royals 9/0   AG Paunikar 7* (5b 1x4)

2.1

Lee to Paunikar, 1 run, looks to whip a shortish one away, but mistimes it in front of square leg, there is no one there, Lee again rushes after it

2.4

Lee to Paunikar, 1 no ball, 140.7 kph bouncer that Paunikar ducks underneath right away, Lee oversteps, free hit coming up

2.4

Lee to Paunikar, no run, cannot get it away, gets hold of a short one around off but pulls it straight to the man at midwicket on the edge of the circle

2.5

Lee to Paunikar, no run, good ball, moves away from a length outside off, he goes for a cut from close to the body, but misses

2.6

Lee to Paunikar, FOUR, dismisses, Lee has been on the shorter side, but he also goes wide outside off now, and Paunikar cracks it in the air to the point boundary

Rajasthan Royals 20/0   AG Paunikar 12* (10b 2x4)

3.6

Balaji to Paunikar, 1 run, angles in on a length around off stump, pushed away towards covers

Rajasthan Royals 26/1   AG Paunikar 13* (11b 2x4)

4.1

Iqbal Abdulla to Paunikar, 2 runs, good diving effort on the wide long off boundary, it is Bhatia, saves the boundary after Paunikar drove a flat one outside off hard

4.2

Iqbal Abdulla to Paunikar, no run, pushed away off the front foot

4.3

Iqbal Abdulla to Paunikar, no run, fired in flat and full, pushed back to the bowler

4.4

Iqbal Abdulla to Paunikar, OUT, after Balaji, it is Iqbal, the classic left-arm spinner's trick, draws the batsman out with some flight, beats the batsman, gets it to turn past him, and the keeper does the rest

AG Paunikar st †Bisla b Iqbal Abdulla 15 (15b 2x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

Rajasthan Royals 28/2   AG Paunikar 15 (15b 2x4)
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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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