Indian Premier League, 19th match: Royal Challengers Bangalore v Kolkata Knight Riders at Durban, Apr 29, 2009
Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 5 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Played at Kingsmead, Durban (neutral venue)
29 April 2009 (20-over match)
8.4

Kumar to van Wyk, 1 run, off the mark immediately, opening the face and steering to third man

Kolkata Knight Riders 55/3   MN van Wyk 1* (1b)
9.3

van der Merwe to van Wyk, no run, slower ball, cleverly done, holds back the length and van Wyk gets a leading edge that drops safely in front of cover

9.4

van der Merwe to van Wyk, 1 run, much fuller and flatter and he squeezes it into the covers for one

9.6

van der Merwe to van Wyk, 2 runs, turn there from outside off stump, draws a healthy outside edge thats safe of slip and rolls down to third man for a couple

Kolkata Knight Riders 61/3   MN van Wyk 4* (4b)
10.2

Pietersen to van Wyk, no run, slower ball, tossed up outside off, he opens the face and dabs it fine

10.3

Pietersen to van Wyk, 1 run, much wider and thus van Wyk can cut it behind backward point

10.5

Pietersen to van Wyk, 1 run, slower ball drifts down the pads and he clips it toward square, Gayle's runner calls for the single and gets home despite a direct hit

Kolkata Knight Riders 65/3   MN van Wyk 6* (7b)
11.3

Appanna to van Wyk, no run, aye, he's missed a stumping! Appanna comes around the stumps, flights it on a super length, gets some turn and beats the bat, van Wyk falls forward in playing the shot but Boucher fumbles the ball

11.4

Appanna to van Wyk, 1 run, flat on the stumps and turned away for one

Kolkata Knight Riders 71/4   MN van Wyk 7* (9b)
12.4

Pietersen to van Wyk, 1 run, comes forward and defends gently, getting a quick single to the off

12.6

Pietersen to van Wyk, 1 run, flat on the stumps and he watchfully plays it away

Kolkata Knight Riders 80/4   MN van Wyk 9* (11b)
13.1

Appanna to van Wyk, FOUR, too wide outside leg stump and he sweeps hard, top placement that

13.2

Appanna to van Wyk, 1 run, slower ball, not much turn, he makes room and squirts it to third man

13.4

Appanna to van Wyk, 1 run, shuffles in his crease, Appanna fires it down leg, van Wyk sweeps

13.6

Appanna to van Wyk, 1 run, holds it back in the air a second later to surprise van Wyk, committed on the front foot, then he has to adjust and gets a leading edge into the gap between cover and point

Kolkata Knight Riders 89/4   MN van Wyk 16* (15b 1x4)
14.1

Kumble to van Wyk, no run, slow outside off stump, no turn, he gets over it and chops it away

14.2

Kumble to van Wyk, 1 run, well bowled, no room to work with so he comes onto the front foot and drives the ball toward extra cover for a quick single

14.5

Kumble to van Wyk, no run, well done AK, tosses it up on a length and van Wyk defends

14.6

Kumble to van Wyk, 1 run, quicker ball, kicks up and he does well to get over it and run it fine

Kolkata Knight Riders 94/4   MN van Wyk 18* (19b 1x4)
15.1

Appanna to van Wyk, 1 run, tosses it up, van Wyk waits in his crease and swats it past square

15.3

Appanna to van Wyk, FOUR, full and flat down leg stump and swept away with superb placement

15.4

Appanna to van Wyk, no run, full in the blockhole, slower ball too, and played back to Appanna

15.5

Appanna to van Wyk, 1 run, tosses it up, gets lovely dip, van Wyk plays it to the off side

Kolkata Knight Riders 101/4   MN van Wyk 24* (23b 2x4)
16.1

Kumble to van Wyk, 1 run, uses his feet and drives the ball into the off side

16.4

Kumble to van Wyk, 1 run, spits up from outside off, does well to dab it fine for a single

16.6

Kumble to van Wyk, 1 run, flat on the stumps and clipped away out to the sweeper

Kolkata Knight Riders 113/5   MN van Wyk 27* (26b 2x4)
17.1

van der Merwe to van Wyk, 2 runs, short and wide and cut out to the deep where Appanna fumbles

17.2

van der Merwe to van Wyk, 1 run, fuller and flatter but he drives on the volley and into the covers

17.6

van der Merwe to van Wyk, 2 runs, shuffles about and ends up steering the ball square to the off side

Kolkata Knight Riders 121/6   MN van Wyk 32* (29b 2x4)
18.2

Kumar to van Wyk, FOUR, safest place to score your runs! PK keeps it nice and full, van Wyk drives with little footwork and gets a fine inside-edge that sneaks narrowly past leg stump

18.3

Kumar to van Wyk, FOUR, now there's a much better shot for the same result, he just gets across and plays a premeditated paddle to the fuller ball and with fine leg up thats all the way to the ropes

18.4

Kumar to van Wyk, 1 run, full on the stumps and he squirts the ball away for a single

Kolkata Knight Riders 131/6   MN van Wyk 41* (32b 4x4)
19.2

van der Merwe to van Wyk, 1 leg bye, too full down the pads and he paddles it away to the sweeper

19.4

van der Merwe to van Wyk, 1 run, he too comes out but miscues the full toss over midwicket

19.6

van der Merwe to van Wyk, 1 run, super bowling, full and flat and slapped to KP at cover for one

Kolkata Knight Riders 139/6   MN van Wyk 43* (35b 4x4)
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