Indian Premier League - 1st qualifying match

Delhi Daredevils v Kolkata Knight Riders

Kolkata Knight Riders won by 18 runs

4.1

Kallis to Jayawardene, 1 run, short of length, on the middle stump, wanted to pull it away, misses and hits the pads, they are off for a leg-bye

4.2

Kallis to Ojha, no run, quicker, angling in from short of length, wanted to flick it away, does not get anywhere near the middle and it pops right in front

4.3

Kallis to Ojha, 1 run, short of good length, flicked away to fine-leg for a single

4.4

Kallis to Jayawardene, FOUR, down the track, it was outside the off stump and that has crashed through point, hits the absolute middle of the bat and beats the point fielder with ease!

4.5

Kallis to Jayawardene, 1 wide, tries to adjust the line, bowls slightly down the leg side and an easy wide

4.5

Kallis to Jayawardene, no run, on the middle stump, MJ's on the back foot, flicked away to square-leg, "No, No" they say

4.6

Kallis to Jayawardene, no run, on the off stump, defended to the off side but sent back again

Delhi Daredevils 47/2   JH Kallis 1-0-7-0

6.1

Kallis to Jayawardene, 1 run, on the off stump, played away to the left of point for a single

6.2

Kallis to Ojha, 1 run, short of length, on the off stump, goes on to the back foot, played away to third-man for a single

6.3

Kallis to Jayawardene, 1 wide, appeal from the bowler for a caught behind and the umpire calls it a wide, was there a glove on that one? Replays suggest it has flicked the thigh pad

6.3

Kallis to Jayawardene, 1 leg bye, bouncer, wanted to pull him away but misses, plonks him hard on his shoulder!

6.4

Kallis to Ojha, no run, another one, bouncer, Ojha was fending at that, on the middle, cramped for room, hits on gloves!

6.5

Kallis to Ojha, no run, bouncer again, another one of them, outside the off stump, wanted to pull it away, falls short of the fielder at short mid-wicket

6.6

Kallis to Ojha, FOUR, outside the off stump, short of length again and he cuts hard at it, gets an outside edge through to fine third-man for a four

Delhi Daredevils 57/2   JH Kallis 2-0-14-0

16.1

Kallis to Venugopal Rao, no run, that is far too full to be moving towards leg and slogging across the line, Venugopal tries to but is beaten, the ball passes over the stumps

16.2

Kallis to Venugopal Rao, 1 run, Venugopal tries to pull a short ball that hurries on to him and top edges towards fine leg, that was too quick for the right-hander

16.3

Kallis to Negi, 1 run, in the blockhole around off stump, Negi backs away and digs it out towards mid off

16.4

Kallis to Venugopal Rao, 1 wide, the slower bouncer but it's a bit too high

16.4

Kallis to Venugopal Rao, no run, another short ball, Venugopal tries to hook but misses, there was a noise as the ball passed the bat and Kallis appealed for a catch behind. The ball clipped the bat but the umpire did not hear or see it

16.5

Kallis to Venugopal Rao, OUT, Venugopal's struggle ends, and he has struggled. Kallis banged in another short ball, the batsman backed away and tried to swat over the off side. The top hand came off the bat and he mis-timed it tamely in the air to cover

Y Venugopal Rao c Bhatia b Kallis 13 (22b 0x4 0x6) SR: 59.09

16.6

Kallis to Negi, no run, Kallis ends a great over with one in the blockhole outside off, the batsman gets beaten on the steer

Delhi Daredevils 120/5   JH Kallis 3-0-17-1

18.1

Kallis to Negi, 1 run, a full delivery outside off, Negi hits the ball hard past the bowler, who sticks his right boot out to try and stop the ball

18.2

Kallis to Taylor, no run, full length outside off stump and quite quick too, Taylor had made room towards leg so was unable to reach it

18.3

Kallis to Taylor, no run, another full and wide ball outside off, just inside the tram line, it was slower as well. Taylor tries to play the big booming drive but makes no contact. Kallis is keeping the ball far away from Taylor's hitting zone, towards deep midwicket

18.4

Kallis to Taylor, 2 runs, the slower, shorter ball. Taylor pulls towards cow corner

18.5

Kallis to Taylor, OUT, caught at deep backward square leg! The ball was fuller and straighter, on middle and leg, Taylor flicked it off the pads but he hit it low and in the air. The ball was dipping on the fielder on the boundary and he had to move forward and stoop to catch it

LRPL Taylor c sub (PJ Sangwan) b Kallis 11 (8b 0x4 1x6) SR: 137.50

18.6

Kallis to Negi, FOUR, Negi makes room and cuts a full and wide ball into the ground and over point, the ball races to the boundary

Delhi Daredevils 137/6   JH Kallis 4-0-24-2
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Photos

May 22, 2012

The Pathan brothers, Irfan and Yusuf, Delhi Daredevils v Kolkata Knight Riders, 1st qualifier, IPL 2012, Pune, May 22, 2012

The Pathan brothers, Irfan and Yusuf

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May 22, 2012

Knight Riders get together to celebrate a wicket, Delhi Daredevils v Kolkata Knight Riders, 1st qualifier, IPL 2012, Pune, May 22, 2012

Knight Riders get together to celebrate a wicket

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