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)
1.1

van der Merwe to Gayle, no run, flat from over the stumps, Gayle goes back and defends

1.2

van der Merwe to Gayle, FOUR, there's the first boundary as Gayle just picks this with the spin, off the pads, and beats the sweeper out at deep square leg

1.3

van der Merwe to Gayle, 1 run, another chip shot, uppish, between the gap at midwicket

1.4

van der Merwe to Hodge, 1 run, flat on the pads and turned away through midwicket for one

1.5

van der Merwe to Gayle, no run, well bowled, very flat, very full, no room and jammed out

1.6

van der Merwe to Gayle, FOUR, hard shot that, just took it on the full and drove it past mid-off

Kolkata Knight Riders 13/1   RE van der Merwe 1-0-10-0
9.1

van der Merwe to Gayle, no run, tossed up very wide and Gayle pads it away

9.2

van der Merwe to Gayle, 1 run, flat on the stumps, he goes back and punches it back straight

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

9.5

van der Merwe to Gayle, 1 run, tosses it up, Gayle reaches out and gets an inside edge to midwicket

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   RE van der Merwe 2-0-15-0
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

17.3

van der Merwe to Shukla, 2 runs, tosses it up full, thats driven hard into the covers for two more

17.4

van der Merwe to Shukla, OUT, up comes Mark Benson's finger in a flash! van der Merwe flights it up slowly on the stumps, Lokhi is late on the sweep, the ball looks to have hit him pretty much in front and the umpire has few doubts

LR Shukla lbw b van der Merwe 2 (3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 66.66

17.5

van der Merwe to Agarkar, 1 run, holds back the length, gets some turn, steered down to third man

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   RE van der Merwe 3-0-23-1
19.1

van der Merwe to Agarkar, 1 run, gives him the charge and hits a rank full toss to cover where KP dives

19.2

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

19.3

van der Merwe to Agarkar, 1 run, makes room and skips out, van der Werwe fires it full and wide but Agarkar gets some bat on it, slashing down to third man for a single

19.4

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

19.5

van der Merwe to Agarkar, 1 run, full and flat and square-driven to a tumbling KP at backward point

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   RE van der Merwe 4-0-28-1
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