Indian Premier League - Elimination final

Kolkata Knight Riders v Mumbai Indians

Mumbai Indians won by 4 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)

3.3

Patel to Pathan, no run, full and straight, Yusuf plays around the front pad and drags it to midwicket

3.4

Patel to Pathan, no run, The slog-o-rama continues! Yusuf wanted to drag-pull this back-of-length delivery from outside off to the leg side. The ball limped away towards mid-off

3.5

Patel to Pathan, 1 run, shows respect this time. He leaned forward to defend the length delivery

Kolkata Knight Riders 16/3   YK Pathan 1* (3b)

4.1

Malinga to Pathan, no run, length delivery just outside off, steered to backward point

4.2

Malinga to Pathan, no run, just outside the off stump line, guided to backward point

4.3

Malinga to Pathan, 1 run, short in length, straight on the stumps, tapped to the on side

Kolkata Knight Riders 17/3   YK Pathan 2* (6b)

5.1

Kulkarni to Pathan, no run, Sloggy! Brother yo has a big swing outside off. Blink. The keeper collects the ball

5.2

Kulkarni to Pathan, 1 run, taps this gently to the on side for a single

Kolkata Knight Riders 20/3   YK Pathan 3* (8b)

7.2

Franklin to Pathan, 1 run, around the off stump line, guided to cover point

7.5

Franklin to Pathan, 1 run, short in length outside off, cut away for a single

Kolkata Knight Riders 34/4   YK Pathan 5* (10b)

8.1

Pollard to Pathan, no run, full in length, drifting to the pads, Yusuf tries to whip it up and over square-leg but misses. The ball rolls off the pad

8.2

Pollard to Pathan, 1 run, on the pads again, turned quietly to long-leg for a single

8.6

Pollard to Pathan, 1 run, slower one just outside off, nudged to cover point

Kolkata Knight Riders 43/4   YK Pathan 7* (13b)

9.1

Harbhajan Singh to Pathan, 1 run, quickish skidder on the off stump line, nudged away to backward point

9.4

Harbhajan Singh to Pathan, 1 run, leans forward to ping long-on

Kolkata Knight Riders 46/4   YK Pathan 9* (15b)

10.6

Pollard to Pathan, FOUR, Violent thump! Yusuf clears his front foot and kills this full delivery to the straight boundary. Whack.

Kolkata Knight Riders 64/4   YK Pathan 13* (16b 1x4)

11.2

Harbhajan Singh to Pathan, 1 run, from over the stumps, a low quick full toss on the legs and Yusuf misses out. Just a single to long-leg

11.4

Harbhajan Singh to Pathan, FOUR, Tonked! Harbhajan tries the quick delivery but serves a low quick full toss. Slam. Yusuf crash-lands it to the straight boundary

11.5

Harbhajan Singh to Pathan, no run, moves around the stumps now, slows up the pace on it and Yusuf flat-bats it back to Harbhajan who makes a good stop

11.6

Harbhajan Singh to Pathan, 1 run, gets back to swat this to short fine-leg

Kolkata Knight Riders 72/4   YK Pathan 19* (20b 2x4)

12.1

Patel to Pathan, FOUR, The bouncer arrives and Munaf goes for the pull. He is beaten for pace but gets a big fat edge and the ball soars over the keeper

12.2

Patel to Pathan, 1 run, Munaf goes for another short delivery, at the body this time, Yusuf laps it around the corner for a single

12.5

Patel to Pathan, 2 runs, another one banged in short and Yusuf doesn't quite connect well with his pull shot. He makes contact with the top half of the bat but the ball lobs into vacant spaces between deep midwicket and long-on

12.6

Patel to Pathan, OUT, The bouncer trick does the job for Munaf. The first bouncer flew over the keeper, the second was swatted to fine-leg, the third was lobbed over midwicket and now this. It was the short ball outside off, around chest-high, and Yusuf went for a flat-batted whack. The ball lobbed towards left of long-on where Pollard rushed across to take it very safely.

YK Pathan c Pollard b Patel 26 (24b 3x4 0x6) SR: 108.33

Kolkata Knight Riders 80/5   YK Pathan 26 (24b 3x4)
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Photos

May 25, 2011

James Franklin is mobbed by his team-mates after Mumbai's win, Mumbai v Kolkata, Eliminator, IPL 2011, Mumbai, May 25, 2011

James Franklin is mobbed by his team-mates after Mumbai's win

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May 25, 2011

Harbhajan Singh lines up to hit the winning six, Mumbai v Kolkata, Eliminator, IPL 2011, Mumbai, May 25, 2011

Harbhajan Singh lines up to hit the winning six

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