Indian Premier League, 15th match: Kings XI Punjab v Rajasthan Royals at Cape Town, Apr 26, 2009
Kings XI Punjab won by 27 runs
Played at Newlands, Cape Town (neutral venue)
26 April 2009 - day/night match (20-over match)
8.3

Patel to Pathan, no run, on target, is Munaf, length delivery, middle stump, just angling across, and Irfan defends it to mid-off

8.4

Patel to Pathan, no run, bang on target again, same delivery, a touch slower, and defneded off the back foot

8.5

Patel to Pathan, 3 runs, that's a misfield at midwicket by Kamran, this ball was a touch straighter, played towards midwicket where Kamran just dives over it, and costs two runs

Kings XI Punjab 51/4   IK Pathan 3* (3b)
9.3

Warne to Pathan, no run, that's SK Warne son, you don't just step down, which Irfan did, Warne saw it, shortened the length, and Irfan's pads save him

9.4

Warne to Pathan, no run, just short of a length, breaks in big, cramps him up

9.5

Warne to Pathan, SIX, whoa, Irfan steps down again, connects, and gets a six, it just cleared the deep midwicket

9.6

Warne to Pathan, 1 run, just short of a length, on the leg stump, and helped into the leg side

Kings XI Punjab 60/4   IK Pathan 10* (7b 1x6)
10.1

Pathan to Pathan, 1 run, tossed up, on off stump, IKP is early, and gets in inside-edge onto the pad and gets a quick single

10.4

Pathan to Pathan, 1 run, thrown up, just outside off, and driven through the covers

Kings XI Punjab 63/4   IK Pathan 12* (9b 1x6)
11.1

Warne to Pathan, 1 run, short of a length, outside off, turning in, cramps Irfan, who manages a single to point

11.4

Warne to Pathan, no run, quick, legbreak, cramps Irfan who is looking to push it through the off side

11.5

Warne to Pathan, 1 run, fuller, strighter one, and Irfan gets a single to mid-off

Kings XI Punjab 70/4   IK Pathan 14* (12b 1x6)
12.2

Pathan to Pathan, 1 run, thrown up, on the pads, played wristily to long-on

12.4

Pathan to Pathan, 1 run, short and fast, angling in, 100ks, and a single towards midwicket

Kings XI Punjab 75/4   IK Pathan 16* (14b 1x6)
13.3

Mascarenhas to Pathan, 1 run, short and angling across, Irfan forces it through the off side

13.5

Mascarenhas to Pathan, 1 run, on the pads, length ball, played into the on side

Kings XI Punjab 84/4   IK Pathan 18* (16b 1x6)
14.1

Pathan to Pathan, SIX, Irfan launches his brother into the midwicket stand, saw it angling into him, stepped out, mad eroom, and lofted cleanly. Brother? Who brother

14.2

Pathan to Pathan, 1 run, flat this time, on off stump, and a single to mid-off

14.4

Pathan to Pathan, 2 runs, flat and fast, and Irfan uses the pace, waits on it, opens the face and beats point and gets it sqaure of sweeper-cover

14.5

Pathan to Pathan, 1 wide, even faster this time, but angling down leg

14.5

Pathan to Pathan, no run, fast again, but fuller, and driven straight to Smith at point

14.6

Pathan to Pathan, 1 run, angled onto the pads, and helped away towards midwicket

Kings XI Punjab 98/4   IK Pathan 28* (21b 2x6)
15.1

Warne to Pathan, FOUR, just short of a length, doesn't turn this time, and Irfan waits and cuts this through the off side, top shot

15.2

Warne to Pathan, no run, similar length, but the cut is not on because it turns in sharply and cramps him

15.3

Warne to Pathan, 1 run, thrown up this time, and played towards long-off

15.5

Warne to Pathan, 1 run, brother drops brother, Yusuf at deep backward sqaure didn't pick this early, Irfan stepped out again, is beaten in the flight, and gets the inside half towards Yusuf, but it falls inches in front

Kings XI Punjab 105/4   IK Pathan 34* (25b 1x4 2x6)
16.1

Kamran Khan to Pathan, 1 leg bye, full, swinging into the pads, beats irfan, but will get a leg-bye

16.3

Kamran Khan to Pathan, no run, lovely bowling, slower yorker, 117ks, outside off, beats Irfan's bat coming down

16.4

Kamran Khan to Pathan, 1 bye, beats Irfan again, this one pitches outside off, but doesn't bounce enough, and goes underneath the bat, and troubles Rawat too

16.6

Kamran Khan to Pathan, no run, this is just short of a length, outside off, Irfan looks to make room, but it holds its line, and beats the waft

Kings XI Punjab 111/4   IK Pathan 34* (29b 1x4 2x6)
17.4

Warne to Pathan, no run, cramped up by the big turn, Irfan has no room to force it through off side

17.5

Warne to Pathan, FOUR, top sweep shot, it's pitched on the pads, and he gets nice and low, and finds the gap between deep backward square and deep fine leg

17.6

Warne to Pathan, 1 run, Warne wasn't destined to get Irfan, beat him in the flight again as he stepped out, and this falls just short of midwicket

Kings XI Punjab 123/4   IK Pathan 39* (32b 2x4 2x6)
18.1

Kamran Khan to Pathan, OUT, If Warne can't, his prodigy will, off the inside edge, this is full and fast, and Irfan looks to go off side, but is late into it, and gets a thick inside edge onto the stumps. This will pull Punjab back after a superb partnership

IK Pathan b Kamran Khan 39 (33b 2x4 2x6) SR: 118.18

Kings XI Punjab 123/5   IK Pathan 39 (33b 2x4 2x6)
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