Indian Premier League, 29th match: Deccan Chargers v Kolkata Knight Riders at Cuttack, Apr 22, 2012
Kolkata Knight Riders won by 5 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
22 April 2012 - night match (20-over match)
5.1

Balaji to Sangakkara, 1 run, Lee has saved the boundary with a run to his left and a big dive at mid off, it was struck hard by Sanga

5.2

Balaji to Dhawan, 1 run, punched towards backward point

5.3

Balaji to Sangakkara, no run, allows this one to come on and drops it towards cover

5.4

Balaji to Sangakkara, no run, he saw him coming down the pitch, and took the pace off this short of a length ball which bounced over his swing in the end

5.5

Balaji to Sangakkara, OUT, Sanga has charged for the last time tonight, makes room outside leg as he leaves the crease to have another swipe, misses the fullish delivery which takes out middle

KC Sangakkara b Balaji 12 (23m 15b 1x4 0x6) SR: 80.00

5.6

Balaji to Patel, 2 runs, whipped wristily off the pads behind square leg, man in the deep runs to his left and cuts it off close to the rope

Deccan Chargers 39/1   L Balaji 1-0-4-1
7.1

Balaji to Dhawan, 1 run, forced away to sweeper cover

7.2

Balaji to Patel, 2 runs, times the tuck off the pads in the gap between the two men in the deep square on leg

7.3

Balaji to Patel, no run, pushed away towards point

7.4

Balaji to Patel, no run, leading edge as he pushes forward, McCullum is at a shortish point, and his leap is not enough to get to the ball

7.5

Balaji to Patel, 1 run, hit to sweeper cover for a single

7.6

Balaji to Dhawan, 1 run, slower one moves across the left-hander from short of a length, pushed towards point

Deccan Chargers 53/1   L Balaji 2-0-9-1
10.1

Balaji to Dhawan, 1 run, back of a length ball dropped onto the off side for one

10.2

Balaji to Patel, FOUR, flicked in the air over short fine leg

10.3

Balaji to Patel, 1 run, opens the face and runs it behind point

10.4

Balaji to Dhawan, 1 run, hit down to sweeper cover

10.5

Balaji to Patel, 2 runs, tumbling stop at square third man saves the four

10.6

Balaji to Patel, no run, length delivery on middle, he runs it towards backward point, takes a few steps out, but has to return in time as the fielder gets to the ball

Deccan Chargers 76/1   L Balaji 3-0-18-1
18.1

Balaji to Ankit Sharma, 1 run, drives an angled delivery to mid off and they go through for the run, he was gone easily had the throw hit at the bowler's end

18.2

Balaji to Duminy, 1 run, swings a length ball away off the pad but straight to short fine leg

18.3

Balaji to Ankit Sharma, OUT, that is a very fine take from Gambhir in the end, Ankit edges a slog high in the air over cover off a slower one, Gambhir was under it, but misjudged it as it came down away from him, he reached out and somehow managed to hold on as he tumbled to the ground

Ankit Sharma c Gambhir b Balaji 1 (5m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

18.4

Balaji to Duminy, 1 run, runs a slowish length ball to point

18.5

Balaji to Steyn, 1 run, works a full ball down to long on

18.6

Balaji to Duminy, no run, slower one from back of a length down leg, but he seemed to have got a touch on it, and it's not called wide

Deccan Chargers 115/6   L Balaji 4-0-22-2
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