Indian Premier League - 44th match

Royal Challengers Bangalore v Kings XI Punjab

Kings XI Punjab won by 4 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)

1.1

Harris to Agarwal, SIX, and he's been given a rousing welcome, Agarwal makes room by moving towards leg and throws his bat at a full ball, slicing it high and over the point boundary

1.2

Harris to Agarwal, no run, played from the crease on the off side

1.3

Harris to Agarwal, OUT, that is some reply from Harris, he has detonated off stump from the ground. Harris pitched on a good length around middle stump, Agarwal tried to hit down the ground without moving his feet, he had to lunge and reach for the ball. Harris seamed the ball away from the right-hander and Agarwal ended up playing down the wrong line. The ball hit the top of off stump and sent it cartwheeling

MA Agarwal b Harris 7 (6m 9b 0x4 1x6) SR: 77.77

1.4

Harris to Kohli, no run, good length outside off, Kohli lets it go

1.5

Harris to Kohli, 1 run, pushed towards wide mid-off for a single, the crowd are roaring because Gayle has been given the strike for the first time today

1.6

Harris to Gayle, no run, full ball on leg stump, Gayle tries to play square but misses and is hit on the pad

Royal Challengers Bangalore 8/1   RJ Harris 1-0-7-1

3.1

Harris to Gayle, no run, full length, pitching round off and slanting away from the left-hander, Gayle tries to play the big booming off drive but is beaten

3.2

Harris to Gayle, 1 run, straighter line and Gayle plays the ball to square leg, he dropped his bat as he began to ground it and a direct hit at the non-striker's end would have dismissed Gayle

3.3

Harris to Kohli, 1 run, pushed towards mid-off for a single

3.4

Harris to Gayle, FOUR, Gayle finally gets going by muscling a full ball swinging into him through midwicket

3.5

Harris to Gayle, FOUR, Gayle swings hard again, aiming to hit down the ground. That shot does not come off but the ball flies off the outside edge over point and to the boundary

3.6

Harris to Gayle, FOUR, he's hit this well, a short ball and Gayle pulls that powerfully through midwicket, Royal Challngers are away

Royal Challengers Bangalore 24/1   RJ Harris 2-0-21-1
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Photos

May 2, 2012

Piyush Chawla after hitting the winning six off the penultimate ball, Royal Challengers Bangalore v Kings XI Punjab, IPL, Bangalore, May 2, 2012

Piyush Chawla after hitting the winning six off the penultimate ball

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May 2, 2012

Nitin Saini made his maiden Twenty20 half-century, Royal Challengers Bangalore v Kings XI Punjab, IPL, Bangalore, May 2, 2012

Nitin Saini made his maiden Twenty20 half-century

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