Indian Premier League - 63rd match

Kings XI Punjab v Royal Challengers Bangalore

Kings XI Punjab won by 111 runs

2.1

Gayle to Gilchrist, no run, slightly short outside off, cut away straight to point

2.2

Gayle to Gilchrist, no run, pushed it quicker on leg stump, went back to work it square but was struck high on the pads

2.3

Gayle to Gilchrist, 1 run, short of a good length on the off, mistimed it wide of cover for a single

2.4

Gayle to Valthaty, no run, flighted on leg stump, tried to swing it over midwicket but was caught on the pads, strong breeze blowing

2.5

Gayle to Valthaty, 2 runs, full toss, pushed wide of extra cover and the fielder there overruns the ball, a couple of runs due to that lapse, Asad Pathan was the man there

2.6

Gayle to Valthaty, no run, fires in a quicker one on leg stump, tries to launch it over midwicket once again but makes no contact, good start by Gayle

Kings XI Punjab 17/0   CH Gayle 1-0-3-0

8.1

Gayle to Gilchrist, 1 run, shortish on the off, punched wide of long-on for a single

8.2

Gayle to Marsh, 1 bye, big swing, misses, goes for the slog-sweep, was tossed up and he was targeting the midwicket boundary, didn't connect and the keeper fumbled

8.3

Gayle to Gilchrist, no run, pushed straight to extra cover

8.4

Gayle to Gilchrist, SIX, Gilchrist, meanwhile, cashes in on a full delivery, was tossed up and he cracked it hard and flat over long-off

8.5

Gayle to Gilchrist, SIX, that's his favoured slog-sweep, was flighted again, landed full outside off and he swung it calmly over the deep midwicket boundaryt, off the meat and cleared the ropes by a distance

8.6

Gayle to Gilchrist, 1 run, jabs it into the leg side for a single to keep strike

Kings XI Punjab 77/1   CH Gayle 2-0-17-0

13.1

Gayle to Marsh, 1 run, full on middle and leg, worked away through the leg side for a single

13.2

Gayle to Gilchrist, 2 runs, fires it quick on leg stump, clipped past deep square leg, two more for Gilly

13.3

Gayle to Gilchrist, 1 leg bye, targeting leg stump again, tries to whip it fine, gets a leg-bye instead

13.4

Gayle to Marsh, 2 runs, in the blockhole on leg stump, dug out wide of midwicket, enough time for both batsmen to complete the second

13.5

Gayle to Marsh, FOUR, made some room and Gayle chased him, hurled it hard down the leg side and Marsh just helped it on its way to the fine-leg boundary

13.6

Gayle to Marsh, 1 run, dropped, but that was a really tough chance, drilled wide of long-on where Kaif flung himself to his right but was unable to hold on, the partnership continues

Kings XI Punjab 143/1   CH Gayle 3-0-27-0

15.1

Gayle to Gilchrist, 1 run, fires it full on leg stump, chipped wide of deep midwicket for a single

15.2

Gayle to Marsh, 1 run, makes room and smacks it to deep midwicket for one more

15.3

Gayle to Gilchrist, 4 byes, the batsman wins in the end as the wicketkeeper misses, just outside leg stump, Gilly tried to dismiss it over midwicket, missed and so did Arun Karthik whose view was blocked

15.4

Gayle to Gilchrist, FOUR, found the gap again, full toss and he knows how to deal with those, chipped it between long-on and deep midwicket and you know the result

15.5

Gayle to Gilchrist, 1 run, finally finds one in the blockhole, digs it wide of cover, raises the 150-stand, the highest for any wicket in any edition of the IPL, what entertainment

15.6

Gayle to Marsh, 1 run, played away to long-on for a single

Kings XI Punjab 185/1   CH Gayle 4-0-35-0
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May 17, 2011

Piyush Chawla finished with 4 for 17, Kings XI Punjab v Royal Challengers Bangalore, IPL 2011, Dharamsala, May 17, 2011

Piyush Chawla finished with 4 for 17

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May 17, 2011

Chris Gayle congratulates Adam Gilchrist on his century, Kings XI Punjab v Royal Challengers Bangalore, IPL 2011, Dharamsala, May 17, 2011

Chris Gayle congratulates Adam Gilchrist on his century

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