Indian Premier League - 27th match

Kings XI Punjab v Kolkata Knight Riders

Kings XI Punjab won by 6 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)

1.1

Pathan to Gayle, no run, back of a length delivery outside the off stump, lets it go.

1.2

Pathan to Gayle, no run, good length delivery swinging away outside the off stump, Gayle lets it go through to the keeper.

1.3

Pathan to Gayle, no run, left alone outside the off stump.

1.4

Pathan to Gayle, no run, fuller and swinging away, it was right in the block-hole and Gayle digs it out to the off side.

1.5

Pathan to Gayle, no run, good length delivery on target and Gayle blocks it.

1.6

Pathan to Gayle, 2 runs, opens the face off the bat and runs it down to third man for couple of runs.

Kolkata Knight Riders 7/0   IK Pathan 1-0-2-0

3.1

Pathan to Gayle, FOUR, first boundary of the innings from Gayle's blade. It was on the middle and leg and Gayle clips it in the air to long leg fence.

3.2

Pathan to Gayle, 1 run, good comeback from Pathan, right in the block-hole, Gayle digs it out past the bowler for a single.

3.3

Pathan to McCullum, no run, fuller delivery pushed to cover, good diving stop there.

3.4

Pathan to McCullum, no run, back of a length delivery angled across, left alone.

3.5

Pathan to McCullum, no run, short delivery and McCullum still not finding his form, defends square of the wicket on the off side.

3.6

Pathan to McCullum, 1 wide, full and too wide outside the off stump, McCullum looks to play it, that was too wide.

3.6

Pathan to McCullum, no run, full toss and still not put away, played to cover straight to the fielder.

Kolkata Knight Riders 15/0   IK Pathan 2-0-8-0

17.1

Pathan to van Wyk, 1 run, fuller and wide outside the off stump, driven along the ground to the sweeper.

17.2

Pathan to Hodge, 1 run, once again driven along the ground to the sweeper.

17.3

Pathan to van Wyk, 1 run, full toss driven to deep mid-off.

17.4

Pathan to Hodge, 1 run, looking for the big booming drive through the off side, mistimes to cover.

17.5

Pathan to van Wyk, 1 leg bye, short and slower from Pathan, van Wyk too early into the shot, takes it on the body, it has hurt him.

17.6

Pathan to Hodge, FOUR, full toss slammed away past backward point to the fence. Hodge is on 49.

Kolkata Knight Riders 122/3   IK Pathan 3-0-16-0

19.1

Pathan to Hodge, 2 runs, full delivery, mistimes down the ground to long on, coming back for the second run.

19.2

Pathan to Hodge, FOUR, lovely shot from Hodge, it was fuller and wide outside the off stump, goes after it and hits it over extra cover for a boundary.

19.3

Pathan to Hodge, FOUR, another full delivery and a superb shot from Hodge once again, driven hard along the ground past the bowler and bisects the field in the deep.

19.4

Pathan to Hodge, FOUR, short ball and pulled well by Hodge this time through square leg to the fence. Hodge is playing wonderfully well.

19.5

Pathan to Hodge, 1 run, hit hard down the ground to long off, Hodge wanted the second run but van Wyk turns it down.

19.6

Pathan to van Wyk, SIX, full toss hit hard and high over the midwicket fence for maximum, a wonderful strike that.

Kolkata Knight Riders 153/3   IK Pathan 4-0-37-0
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May 3, 2009

Mahela Jayawardene scored a 41-ball 52, Kings XI Punjab v Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL, 27th match, Port Elizabeth, May 3, 2009

Mahela Jayawardene scored a 41-ball 52

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Brad Hodge and Morne van Wyk added 48 together, Kings XI Punjab v Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL, 27th match, Port Elizabeth, May 3, 2009

Brad Hodge and Morne van Wyk added 48 together

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