Indian Premier League - 23rd match

Kolkata Knight Riders v Mumbai Indians

Mumbai Indians won by 9 runs

8.1

Gayle to Nayar, no run, taps it in front of cover, sets off but heads back

8.2

Gayle to Nayar, no run, slow through the air and it induces a leading edge to point

8.3

Gayle to Nayar, no run, punched hard to short cover and Mccullum effects an athletic save to his right

8.4

Gayle to Nayar, 1 run, goes back and punches it to the off side

8.5

Gayle to Duminy, no run, skids through and the ball rolls off the bottom edge to short third man

8.6

Gayle to Duminy, 1 run, slow through the air and he hits if against the turn to square leg

Mumbai Indians 56/3   CH Gayle 1-0-2-0

10.1

Gayle to Duminy, 1 run, turns the face of the bat and clips it softly to short midwicket and sets off

10.2

Gayle to Nayar, 1 run, chips down the track and biffs a full toss to long-off

10.3

Gayle to Duminy, no run, tries to work it across the line but the ball clips his pads and rolls away

10.4

Gayle to Duminy, no run, makes room and cuts straight to point

10.5

Gayle to Duminy, 1 run, this one comes back in and skids through, he makes room and slices it wide of point

10.6

Gayle to Nayar, 1 leg bye, angles it on the pads and he clips it off his pads

Mumbai Indians 65/3   CH Gayle 2-0-5-0

13.1

Gayle to Duminy, 1 run, works it to deep square-leg for a single

13.2

Gayle to Napier, 1 run, rocks back and punches him down to long-off

13.3

Gayle to Duminy, 1 run, low full toss and he pushes it hard down to long-off

13.4

Gayle to Napier, 2 runs, tosses it on the pads and he works it wide of deep midwicket

13.5

Gayle to Napier, no run, McCullum drops a sitter! Napier clubs a friendly full toss to midwicket and McCullum fluffs it

13.6

Gayle to Napier, 2 runs, full outside off and he drives to deep extra cover

Mumbai Indians 83/4   CH Gayle 3-0-12-0

15.1

Gayle to Duminy, 1 run, kneels down early and slogs him down to long-on

15.2

Gayle to Napier, no run, Gayle pushes Duminy away as he fields off his own bowling, no wrong intentions

15.3

Gayle to Napier, 1 run, driven with the spin to long-on

15.4

Gayle to Duminy, 2 wides, strays down the leg side and the keeper fails to get around and cut it off

15.4

Gayle to Napier, FOUR, he fires it full on the stumps and he whips it across the line and bisects the gap at deep square leg, the fielder dives and parries it away to the boundary

15.5

Gayle to Napier, OUT, Gayle varies his pace and dishes out the quicker one, he drops it short and Napier's eyes light up as he tries to whack it but he gets a tame top edge to mid-on

GR Napier c McCullum b Gayle 15 (16b 1x4 0x6) SR: 93.75

15.6

Gayle to Duminy, 1 run, makes room and cuts wide of point

Mumbai Indians 97/5   CH Gayle 4-0-21-1
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May 1, 2009

Brad Hodge played well but couldn't seal victory, Kolkata Knight Riders v Mumbai Indians, IPL, 23rd match, East London, May 1, 2009

Brad Hodge played well but couldn't seal victory

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May 1, 2009

Chris Gayle didn't have much to feel happy about, Kolkata Knight Riders v Mumbai Indians, IPL, 23rd match, East London, May 1, 2009

Chris Gayle didn't have much to feel happy about

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