Indian Premier League - 6th match

Kings XI Punjab v Kolkata Knight Riders

Kolkata Knight Riders won by 11 runs (D/L method)

6.3

Ganguly to Sangakkara, 1 run, on middle and off, gets forward and dabs it wide of cover for a single

Kings XI Punjab 48/2   KC Sangakkara 1* (1b)

7.1

Henriques to Sangakkara, 1 run, Short outside off, hangs his bat out to play it over a leaping point for a single, didn't clear him by much

7.6

Henriques to Sangakkara, no run, gets back and taps it down to point, angling away and gets behind to open the face

Kings XI Punjab 56/3   KC Sangakkara 2* (3b)

8.5

Ganguly to Sangakkara, 1 run, good length outside off, slapped past a diving point for a single

Kings XI Punjab 58/3   KC Sangakkara 3* (4b)

9.1

Shukla to Sangakkara, 1 run, short on middle and leg, pulled away to deep square leg

9.3

Shukla to Sangakkara, 2 runs, short on the off, gets across and uses his wrists to tickle it wide of deep square leg for a couple

9.4

Shukla to Sangakkara, no run, gets back and drops it into the off side

9.5

Shukla to Sangakkara, FOUR, Sangakkara chops it away wide of point, was just slightly short and he was onto it quickly, it's started to drizzle a bit down in Durban

9.6

Shukla to Sangakkara, 1 run, gets across and pulls it away to deep midwicket for a single, time for the strategy break now

Kings XI Punjab 67/3   KC Sangakkara 11* (9b 1x4)

10.1

Ganguly to Sangakkara, FOUR, short and wide, slashes hard, gets a thick edge wide of third man, lucky but he'll take the runs, Ganguly has his hands covering his face

10.2

Ganguly to Sangakkara, 2 runs, similar delivery but gets it much squarer, chops it down to Chopra at point who gifts them a couple, allowing it to roll through his legs

10.3

Ganguly to Sangakkara, 1 run

Kings XI Punjab 74/3   KC Sangakkara 18* (12b 2x4)

11.3

Gayle to Sangakkara, 1 run, tossed up on middle, drives it down the ground past the bowler to long-off

11.5

Gayle to Sangakkara, 1 run, thrown up again, takes a couple of steps and turns it wide of deep midwicket

Kings XI Punjab 94/3   KC Sangakkara 20* (14b 2x4)

12.2

Ganguly to Sangakkara, 1 run, short outside off, guided down to third man

12.4

Ganguly to Sangakkara, 1 run, nipped back in, slightly short and he expected it to hold its line as he tried to punch that past cover, ended up getting a thick inside edge behind square

12.6

Ganguly to Sangakkara, 1 run, on middle and off, makes room and chips it wide of the bowler towards long-off, end of a good spell

Kings XI Punjab 101/3   KC Sangakkara 23* (17b 2x4)

13.1

Sharma to Sangakkara, 2 runs, short outside off, makes room and cuts it over point for a couple

13.2

Sharma to Sangakkara, no run, much fuller, got back and attempted to smash it over mid-off but missed

13.3

Sharma to Sangakkara, no run, good stuff, bowled on a good length and got it to move away as Sanga came forward to drive it on the up

13.4

Sharma to Sangakkara, no run, short, bowled at 135 kmph on middle, clatters it to cover who's positioned perfectly

13.5

Sharma to Sangakkara, no run, trying to improvise, this is a good over, makes room to help it on its way over the keeper and a widish third man but misses

13.6

Sharma to Sangakkara, 1 run, makes room and Ishant chases him, drags it short and Sanga pulls it down to long-on

Kings XI Punjab 104/3   KC Sangakkara 26* (23b 2x4)

14.1

Shukla to Sangakkara, OUT, run out, pulled in front of square towards midwicket where Chopra slides and returns a throw back to the keeper, Sanga is more than halfway down the pitch but Yuvraj doesn't respond, he's found miles short of his ground as McCullum collects a slightly wayward throw to clip the bails

KC Sangakkara run out 26 (24b 2x4 0x6) SR: 108.33

Kings XI Punjab 104/4   KC Sangakkara 26 (24b 2x4)
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Photos

Apr 21, 2009

Chris Gayle pulls on his way to an unbeaten 44, Kings XI Punjab v Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL, 6th game, Durban, April 21, 2009

Chris Gayle pulls on his way to an unbeaten 44

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Apr 21, 2009

Chris Gayle sets off for a single, Kings XI Punjab v Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL, 6th game, Durban, April 21, 2009

Chris Gayle sets off for a single

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