Indian Premier League - 19th match

Royal Challengers Bangalore v Kolkata Knight Riders

Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 5 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)

5.1

Kumble to Gayle, no run, ripper! Bounce and turn beats Gayle, pushing forward and the wrong 'un, which spits up and surprises Boucher too

5.2

Kumble to Gayle, no run, a touch short and wide and he cuts off the back foot to point

5.3

Kumble to Gayle, 1 run, slower ball, flighted on middle and off and Gayle pushes to cover

5.4

Kumble to Hodge, no run, flipper, short on off stump and he defends it back

5.5

Kumble to Hodge, OUT, got em with the slider! Kumble flights it up on a length and the ball skids on to hit Hodge just around the knee roll, very late on the shot, and Mark Benson raises the finger

BJ Hodge lbw b Kumble 17 (15b 2x4 1x6) SR: 113.33

5.6

Kumble to Ganguly, no run, tossed up outside off to invite the drive and Ganguly pushes to cover

Kolkata Knight Riders 45/2   A Kumble 1-0-1-1

7.1

Kumble to Gayle, no run, slower ball, nearly a yorker length, Gayle jams it out with one hand

7.2

Kumble to Gayle, FOUR, catch is the call from someone as Gayle sizes up this gentle floater, clears the front leg, and slogs over midwicket but the ball drops safely and beats the running sweeper

7.3

Kumble to Gayle, 1 run, fuller and flatter and he slogs again, this time with a bit of an inside edge but still finds the gap at square leg

7.4

Kumble to Ganguly, no run, short and wide, sliding away, Gangs cuts and misses

7.5

Kumble to Ganguly, no run, a tad quicker and much fuller on middle and leg and he defends

7.6

Kumble to Ganguly, no run, shortish again, he opens the face but cannot beat backward point

Kolkata Knight Riders 53/2   A Kumble 2-0-6-1

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

14.3

Kumble to Saha, 2 runs, too straight and the result is a clip off the pads for two

14.4

Kumble to Saha, 1 run, uses his feet to meet the ball, Kumble slows the pace, Saha clips fine

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   A Kumble 3-0-11-1

16.1

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

16.2

Kumble to Saha, 2 runs, slides down the pads, he kneels down and sweeps hard for two

16.3

Kumble to Saha, OUT, another one to Kumble, sliding it down the pads, Saha gets too much under it and top-edges a forceful slow-sweep straight to KP, jogging to his right from backward point

WP Saha c Pietersen b Kumble 21 (14b 0x4 1x6) SR: 150.00

16.4

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

16.5

Kumble to Shukla, 1 leg bye, fired down leg stump and he gets a teeny bit of bat on that .. or not

16.6

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

Kolkata Knight Riders 113/5   A Kumble 4-0-16-2
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Photos

Apr 29, 2009

Jacques Kallis heads back to the pavilion disappointed, Royal Challengers Bangalore v Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL, 19th match, Durban, April 29, 2009

Jacques Kallis heads back to the pavilion disappointed

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Apr 29, 2009

Mark Boucher provides a late assault, Royal Challengers Bangalore v Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL, 19th match, Durban, April 29, 2009

Mark Boucher provides a late assault

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