Indian Premier League, 42nd match: Deccan Chargers v Kolkata Knight Riders at Hyderabad (Deccan), May 3, 2011
Kolkata Knight Riders won by 20 runs
3 May 2011 - night match (20-over match)
5.5

Christian to Gambhir, FOUR, Gambhir begins confidently too, was the slower one again, landed on a length outside off, he just chipped it over extra cover for a boundary

5.6

Christian to Gambhir, 1 run, shortish outside off, run down to third man for a single

Kolkata Knight Riders 41/1   G Gambhir 5* (2b 1x4)
6.1

Dhawan to Gambhir, 1 run, tossed up, bowled full outside off, driven down towards long-off for a single

6.3

Dhawan to Gambhir, no run, pitched up on middle and off, makes a bit of room and crunches it to extra cover

6.4

Dhawan to Gambhir, 1 run, steps out of the crease and drags it towards long-on for one more

Kolkata Knight Riders 44/1   G Gambhir 7* (5b 1x4)
7.2

Ojha to Gambhir, FOUR, short, waits for it to turn in does Gambhir, makes room and slashes it past the diving point for a boundary

7.3

Ojha to Gambhir, 2 runs, short on middle, rocks back and jabs it past midwicket for a couple more in the deep, Chipli does well diving full length

7.4

Ojha to Gambhir, no run, bowls it short outside off, chops it down towards point

7.5

Ojha to Gambhir, no run, short and cuts, uppishly but it lands just short of the fielder placed at point

7.6

Ojha to Gambhir, 2 runs, much slower through the air, waits for it turn in, dabs it behind short third for a couple of runs, slightly expensive start for Ojha

Kolkata Knight Riders 54/1   G Gambhir 15* (10b 2x4)
8.2

Christian to Gambhir, SIX, smashed! Short and he seizes the length early, stays in his crease and pulls it away fiercely over the midwicket boundary

8.3

Christian to Gambhir, no run, dropped, but a difficult one, short and wide and got a thick edge as he went for the cut, Sanga couldn't hold on

8.4

Christian to Gambhir, 1 run, similar delivery, just a little wider, cut down towards third man for a single

8.6

Christian to Gambhir, 1 run, slower one bowled short outside off, opens the face at the last moment to take a single to third man

Kolkata Knight Riders 64/1   G Gambhir 23* (14b 2x4 1x6)
9.1

Ojha to Gambhir, 1 run, Ojha lands that on middle and leg, turned away past square leg for a single

9.3

Ojha to Gambhir, 1 run, made room and slapped it towards deep extra cover for a single

9.6

Ojha to Gambhir, 3 runs, three more, they are working him around well, payed very late once again, nudged it behind short third man and it had enough legs on it to fetch them three

Kolkata Knight Riders 73/1   G Gambhir 28* (17b 2x4 1x6)
10.1

Mishra to Gambhir, 1 run, floats it full on the off, driven down the ground to long-off for a single

10.3

Mishra to Gambhir, 1 wide, Wide down the leg side

10.3

Mishra to Gambhir, 1 run, Pushed past point

10.5

Mishra to Gambhir, 1 run

Kolkata Knight Riders 79/1   G Gambhir 31* (20b 2x4 1x6)
11.3

Ojha to Gambhir, FOUR, trotted out and punches it over the bowler's head for a boundary, lovely to watch

11.4

Ojha to Gambhir, OUT, Gambhir's gone now! two massive wickets gone in quick succession, Gambhir looks to dab the ball towards short third man, backs away to play the shot, he can't get enough bat on it, nicks it to the keeper

G Gambhir c †Sangakkara b Ojha 35 (22b 3x4 1x6) SR: 159.09

Kolkata Knight Riders 84/3   G Gambhir 35 (22b 3x4 1x6)
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