Indian Premier League, 44th match: Royal Challengers Bangalore v Kings XI Punjab at Bengaluru, May 2, 2012
Kings XI Punjab won by 4 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
2 May 2012 - night match (20-over match)

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

Royal Challengers Bangalore 16/1   CH Gayle 6* (7b 1x4)   RJ Harris 1.4-0-13-1

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

Royal Challengers Bangalore 20/1   CH Gayle 10* (8b 2x4)   RJ Harris 1.5-0-17-1

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   CH Gayle 14* (9b 3x4)   RJ Harris 2-0-21-1

Awana to Kohli, FOUR, length ball with width outside off, Kohli stands in his crease and slaps the ball hard through the gap at cover

Royal Challengers Bangalore 29/1   V Kohli 8* (13b 1x4)   P Awana 0.1-0-4-0

Awana to Kohli, FOUR, edged and four! Kohli comes half forward and pokes at a good length ball that straightens off the pitch, he gets an outside edge to the third man boundary. There was no slip

Royal Challengers Bangalore 41/1   V Kohli 16* (18b 2x4)   P Awana 1.1-0-12-0

Chawla to Kohli, FOUR, too short once again, Kohli pulls this time, along the ground and into the gap on the midwicket boundary, Chawla needs to sort his length out

Royal Challengers Bangalore 59/1   V Kohli 24* (27b 3x4)   PP Chawla 0.3-0-11-0

Awana to Gayle, FOUR, too full and too straight, poor line when fine leg is in the circle, Gayle stays in his crease and glances off his pads to the boundary

Royal Challengers Bangalore 91/1   CH Gayle 46* (31b 4x4 2x6)   P Awana 2.4-0-24-0

Awana to Gayle, FOUR, that ball was only a few yards to third man's left but the fielder had no chance, Gayle cut the short of a length ball ferociously, he brings up his fifty with that shot

Royal Challengers Bangalore 95/1   CH Gayle 50* (32b 5x4 2x6)   P Awana 2.5-0-28-0

Azhar Mahmood to Gayle, FOUR, there's a long-on in place and he only has to run a few metres to his right to stop the ball but he can't, that's because Gayle has smashed it, flat and very hard

Royal Challengers Bangalore 126/1   CH Gayle 71* (41b 6x4 4x6)   Azhar Mahmood 2.1-0-13-0

Chawla to de Villiers, FOUR, AB unfurls the reverse hit and smacks the ball flat through backward point

Royal Challengers Bangalore 133/2   AB de Villiers 7* (6b 1x4)   PP Chawla 2.2-0-33-0

Awana to McDonald, FOUR, McDonald backs away to smash a length ball on the off side but gets a thick edge past the keeper for four

Royal Challengers Bangalore 144/3   AB McDonald 7* (7b 1x4)   P Awana 3.2-0-38-0





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