Indian Premier League - 19th match

Royal Challengers Bangalore v Kolkata Knight Riders

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

11.1

Appanna to Gayle, FOUR, starts off with one sliding down the pads, full toss, and he steers it fine

11.2

Appanna to Gayle, OUT, gone! Gayle swings across to one gently flighted up, thinks he's found the gap but Goswami keeps his eyes on the ball running around from midwicket and takes the catch, falling over after doing so just for a bit of effect

CH Gayle c Goswami b Appanna 40 (37b 6x4 0x6) SR: 108.10

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

11.5

Appanna to Saha, 2 runs, gets some room and finds the gap square on the off side

11.6

Appanna to Saha, 1 run, a tad too straight and he picks off a single to the leg side

Kolkata Knight Riders 74/4   KP Appanna 1-0-8-1

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

13.3

Appanna to Saha, 1 run, pitches on leg, turns in, Saha shuffles and on-drives a single

13.4

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

13.5

Appanna to Saha, 1 run, waits to see if there's turn, there isn't, so he steers it fine for one

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   KP Appanna 2-0-17-1

15.1

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

15.2

Appanna to Saha, 1 run, uses his feet, Appanna fires it wide, Saha chips in the air to mid-off

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

15.6

Appanna to Saha, SIX, elevation for Saha finally, skipping down and even though not to the pitch and nearly beaten in flight, he gets under the ball and heaves it over midwicket, just

Kolkata Knight Riders 107/4   KP Appanna 3-0-30-1
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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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