Indian Premier League - 29th match

Deccan Chargers v Kolkata Knight Riders

Kolkata Knight Riders won by 5 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)

0.5

Steyn to Gambhir, FOUR, gets hold of this one, going across him, he strides forward and times the drive through extra cover

Kolkata Knight Riders 5/0   G Gambhir 4* (4b 1x4)   DW Steyn 0.5-0-5-0

2.2

Steyn to McCullum, FOUR, candidate for shot of the day, Steyn swings it away fullish, McCullum leans forward, adjusting for the movement and eases it as softly as a McCullum can between mid off and extra cover

Kolkata Knight Riders 14/0   BB McCullum 8* (6b 1x4)   DW Steyn 1.2-0-10-0

3.2

Pratap Singh to Gambhir, FOUR, wrong line to Gautam, on the pad, and he instantly flicks it over square leg

Kolkata Knight Riders 21/1   G Gambhir 10* (10b 2x4)   V Pratap Singh 0.2-0-4-0

3.4

Pratap Singh to Gambhir, FOUR, goes for the pull, thick edge goes screaming high over keeper and wide slip

Kolkata Knight Riders 25/1   G Gambhir 14* (12b 3x4)   V Pratap Singh 0.4-0-8-0

4.5

Steyn to Bisla, FOUR, on the pads with the angle, and the nudge is enough to take it fine past the keeper

Kolkata Knight Riders 32/1   MS Bisla 4* (5b 1x4)   DW Steyn 2.5-0-18-1

5.1

Pratap Singh to Gambhir, FOUR, crashed through cover, he comes down the track, and uses the width to slam the ball past cover

Kolkata Knight Riders 36/1   G Gambhir 19* (16b 4x4)   V Pratap Singh 1.1-0-13-0

5.4

Pratap Singh to Bisla, FOUR, lovely stroke, Bisla tried this against Steyn the previous over, did not succeed, this time he does not back away as much, just enough to be able to ping the full delivery past cover, superb timing

Kolkata Knight Riders 41/1   MS Bisla 8* (7b 2x4)   V Pratap Singh 1.4-0-18-0

8.1

Mishra to Kallis, FOUR, oh dear, that has gone through sweeper cover, should have been only one, was driven hard but straight to the fielder, and straight through him

Kolkata Knight Riders 56/2   JH Kallis 7* (4b 1x4)   A Mishra 1.1-0-6-1

13.1

Mishra to Tiwary, FOUR, well done, down the track early, Mishra dragged it wide, but he reached to the pitch and lifted it over extra cover

Kolkata Knight Riders 85/4   MK Tiwary 11* (9b 1x4)   A Mishra 2.1-0-12-1

16.1

Steyn to Kallis, FOUR, first ball Kallis makes room outside leg, and takes a step out, outside edge flies past the keeper as Kallis has a go

Kolkata Knight Riders 105/4   JH Kallis 23* (23b 2x4)   DW Steyn 3.1-0-22-1

17.6

Pratap Singh to Das, FOUR, Das cashes in, he goes over mid off now, flat-bats another back of a length ball high over the fielder

Kolkata Knight Riders 116/5   DB Das 8* (6b 1x4)   V Pratap Singh 4-0-35-0

18.2

Mishra to Tiwary, FOUR, down the track and chips it over the bowler for a boundary, safe shot

Kolkata Knight Riders 123/5   MK Tiwary 28* (26b 2x4)   A Mishra 3.2-0-24-1
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Photos

Apr 23, 2012

Gautam Gambhir takes a catch, Kolkata Knight Riders v Deccan Chargers, IPL, Cuttack, April 23, 2012

Gautam Gambhir takes a catch

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Apr 22, 2012

Manoj Tiwary scored an unbeaten 30, Deccan Chargers v Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL, Cuttack, April 22, 2012

Manoj Tiwary scored an unbeaten 30

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