Indian Premier League - 42nd match

Deccan Chargers v Kolkata Knight Riders

Kolkata Knight Riders won by 20 runs

0.6

Christian to Kallis, no run, slightly short on the off, rocks on the back foot and drops it in front of point

Kolkata Knight Riders 11/0   JH Kallis 0* (1b)

1.2

Steyn to Kallis, no run, back of a length outside off and nips away, leaves it be

1.3

Steyn to Kallis, no run, short outside off and Kallis shapes up to play the pull, misses, was targeting midwicket there

1.4

Steyn to Kallis, no run, short of a good length outside off, backs away to smash it through point, slashes hard but misses as it moves away

1.5

Steyn to Kallis, FOUR, lovely stuff, follows up that rather uncharacteristic swing with a text-book drive between extra cover and mid-off, bowled on a good length and he just eased it through the line

1.6

Steyn to Kallis, no run, slightly short on middle and leg, gets on the back foot and works it to midwicket

Kolkata Knight Riders 16/0   JH Kallis 4* (6b 1x4)

2.2

Sharma to Kallis, no run, hits the pitch hard, on middle and leg, turns it towards square leg

2.3

Sharma to Kallis, no run, short of a good length on the off, rocks back and punches it towards point

2.4

Sharma to Kallis, no run, Again uncharacteristic from Kallis, offers a bit of width, he charges down the track and tries to murder that through the off side but is nowhere near it

2.5

Sharma to Kallis, FOUR, edged and over the keeper, short and wide, Kallis made room and simultaneously came down the track, tried to upper cut that over third man, got a thick edge and it evaded Sangakkara's jump to race for a boundary

2.6

Sharma to Kallis, 1 run, mistimed, slightly short and he tried to cream that past cover, sneaked a quick single in the end

Kolkata Knight Riders 22/0   JH Kallis 9* (11b 2x4)

3.1

Steyn to Kallis, 1 run, short of a good length on the off, drops it behind point for a single

3.4

Steyn to Kallis, 1 run, goodish length on the off, pushes it firmly in front of Sohal at mid-off for a quick run

Kolkata Knight Riders 25/0   JH Kallis 11* (13b 2x4)

4.1

Sharma to Kallis, FOUR, gift ball there from Ishant, short and wide and at the right height for Kallis who slashes it to the deep point boundary, Ojha at third man isn't the quickest and had no chance

4.2

Sharma to Kallis, no run, short of a good length, rocks back and punches it to point

4.3

Sharma to Kallis, FOUR, pulled away, there isn't an awful amount of bounce on this pitch and Kallis has no trouble dispatching that, short outside off and he gets into position early to thwack it past mid-on and midwicket

4.4

Sharma to Kallis, no run, slower one bowled short outside off, plays it away towards point

4.5

Sharma to Kallis, no run, slower one again, slightly short this time, was the attempted offcutter, Kallis picked it late and was trying to dab it past Sangakkara but couldn't make contact

4.6

Sharma to Kallis, no run, backed himself to go for that and it seemed as though the shot was on, short and wide and charged out to slash that over point, missed

Kolkata Knight Riders 35/0   JH Kallis 19* (19b 4x4)

6.2

Dhawan to Kallis, 1 run, landing on middle and off, gets across and dabs it into the leg side for a single

6.5

Dhawan to Kallis, no run, kept a little low, short of a good length, punched it wide of the bowler, Dhawan dived full length to his right to save the single

6.6

Dhawan to Kallis, 1 run, turned away off the back foot past square leg for a single

Kolkata Knight Riders 45/1   JH Kallis 21* (22b 4x4)

7.1

Ojha to Kallis, 1 run, angles it short on middle and leg, worked away past square leg for a single

Kolkata Knight Riders 46/1   JH Kallis 22* (23b 4x4)

8.1

Christian to Kallis, 1 run, angling it towards middle, gets across and turns it wide of midwicket for a single

8.5

Christian to Kallis, 1 run, slower one bowled short outside off, run down to third man for a single

Kolkata Knight Riders 63/1   JH Kallis 24* (25b 4x4)

9.2

Ojha to Kallis, 1 run

9.4

Ojha to Kallis, 2 runs, Kallis comes down the track and lofts that wide of long-on for a couple of runs

9.5

Ojha to Kallis, 1 run, quicker through the air, short on the off, chopped behind point for a single

Kolkata Knight Riders 70/1   JH Kallis 28* (28b 4x4)

10.2

Mishra to Kallis, 1 run, Slapped towards deep cover

10.4

Mishra to Kallis, 1 run, Paddled down to short fine

10.6

Mishra to Kallis, OUT, that's a big wicket, Kallis advances down the track, Mishra shortens the length, Kallis doesn't reach the pitch of the ball, he tries to go through with the lofted shot, he can't get enough power behind the shot, holes out to wide long-off

JH Kallis c Ravi Teja b Mishra 30 (31b 4x4 0x6) SR: 96.77

Kolkata Knight Riders 79/2   JH Kallis 30 (31b 4x4)
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Photos

May 3, 2011

Jacques Kallis sent Shikhar Dhawan back for 54, Deccan Chargers v Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL 2011, Hyderabad, May 3, 2011

Jacques Kallis sent Shikhar Dhawan back for 54

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May 3, 2011

Shikhar Dhawan hits down the ground during his 41-ball fifty, Deccan Chargers v Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL 2011, Hyderabad, May 3, 2011

Shikhar Dhawan hits down the ground during his 41-ball fifty

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