Indian Premier League - 37th match

Kolkata Knight Riders v Kings XI Punjab

Kolkata Knight Riders won by 8 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)

1.1

Balaji to Gilchrist, FOUR, his first ball is a bit wide, that's enough for Gilchrist, who has been great on the cut through his career, slashes this one past point for four

1.2

Balaji to Gilchrist, no run, superb slower on from Balaji, 112kmh, Gilchrist was shaping for the pull seeing the ball pitched short, took an eternity to reach the batsman, who opts against the stroke

1.3

Balaji to Gilchrist, no run, closer to off than the first ball of the over, Gilchrist looked to scythe that through point again, he misses

1.4

Balaji to Gilchrist, no run, length ball, swings in towards middle and leg, squeezed towards extra cover

1.5

Balaji to Gilchrist, 1 run, well outside off from Balaji, Gilchrist doesn't try to power this one, just glides it towards fine leg

1.6

Balaji to Valthaty, 2 runs, slides it on to leg, whipped towards midwicket by Valthaty

Kings XI Punjab 10/0   L Balaji 1-0-7-0

16.1

Balaji to Karthik, 1 run, Balaji starts with a shortish ball on legstump, pulled to deep backward square leg

16.2

Balaji to Bipul Sharma, 2 runs, a very slow delivery from Balaji, 102kmh, Bipul waits for it and guides it behind backward point, appeal for a run out but Bipul is safe

16.3

Balaji to Bipul Sharma, 1 run, slapped off the back foot towards point for a single

16.4

Balaji to Karthik, 1 run, a slow bouncer from Balaji, Karthik wants to pull that hard, but gets it on the glove towards square leg

16.5

Balaji to Bipul Sharma, no run, full and wide, stabbed to backward point, can't beat the fielder, no footwork at all from the batsman

16.6

Balaji to Bipul Sharma, 2 runs, superbly fielded by Pathan at long-on, a short of length ball is powerfully flat-batted down the ground, looked like heading for a four before Pathan stuck his hand out after zipping across from long-on

Kings XI Punjab 100/5   L Balaji 2-0-14-0

18.1

Balaji to Karthik, 1 run, shortish on legstump, whipped down to fine leg

18.2

Balaji to Bipul Sharma, 2 runs, flatbatted down the ground, not too well timed, and Punjab just can't find the boundaries, they take on Morgan and manage to sneak the second

18.3

Balaji to Bipul Sharma, 1 run, full and outside off, just a single, towards extra cover

18.4

Balaji to Karthik, 1 run, a 124.5 kmh yorker from Balaji, spot on from the bowler, Karthik digs it out, on to the pads and stop dead, batsmen zip through for a single

18.5

Balaji to Bipul Sharma, 1 run, skips away from leg, another yorker, this time outside off, chopped towards cover

18.6

Balaji to Karthik, 1 run, Balaji keeps it full, Karthik looks to muscle the ball down the ground, doesn't get the power on it., ball rolls to long-on

Kings XI Punjab 110/5   L Balaji 3-0-21-0
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Photos

Apr 30, 2011

Gautam Gambhir plays a slog-sweep, Kolkata Knight Riders v Kings XI Punjab, IPL 2011, Kolkata, April 30, 2011

Gautam Gambhir plays a slog-sweep

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Apr 30, 2011

Ryan Harris is congratulated on catching Eoin Morgan, Kolkata Knight Riders v Kings XI Punjab, IPL 2011, Kolkata, April 30, 2011

Ryan Harris is congratulated on catching Eoin Morgan

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