Indian Premier League - 27th match

Kings XI Punjab v Kolkata Knight Riders

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

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.

Kolkata Knight Riders 13/0   CH Gayle 8* (12b 1x4)   IK Pathan 1.1-0-6-0

4.1

Abdulla to Gayle, FOUR, on the middle and leg and Gayle flicks it away behind square leg to the fence.

Kolkata Knight Riders 19/0   CH Gayle 13* (14b 2x4)   YA Abdulla 1.1-0-6-0

4.2

Abdulla to Gayle, FOUR, take that! Powerful shot from Gayle, full and in the slot and Gayle powers it in the air past mid-off to the fence.

Kolkata Knight Riders 23/0   CH Gayle 17* (15b 3x4)   YA Abdulla 1.2-0-10-0

7.2

Malik to Hodge, FOUR, short and wide outside the off stump, Hodge does well, cuts behind point past the fielder and the ball goes to the fence, a boundary after a long time.

Kolkata Knight Riders 34/1   BJ Hodge 9* (9b 1x4)   VS Malik 1.2-0-9-0

8.5

Chawla to Hodge, FOUR, lovely shot from Hodge, comes down the track and hits well in the air through midwicket to the fence.

Kolkata Knight Riders 43/1   BJ Hodge 15* (13b 2x4)   PP Chawla 1.5-0-9-0

9.1

Yuvraj Singh to McCullum, FOUR, cut hard behind point and a misfield allows the boundary, McCullum's first boundary of the match.

Kolkata Knight Riders 47/1   BB McCullum 13* (24b 1x4)   Yuvraj Singh 0.1-0-4-0

10.5

Chawla to Hodge, FOUR, wonderful use of the feet from Hodge, comes down the track and hits it hard over the bowler to the fence.

Kolkata Knight Riders 58/2   BJ Hodge 20* (17b 3x4)   PP Chawla 2.5-0-15-1

11.5

Yuvraj Singh to Hodge, FOUR, a poor delivery from Yuvraj, a long hop and well put away by Hodge, pulls well along the ground to midwicket fence.

Kolkata Knight Riders 67/2   BJ Hodge 25* (21b 4x4)   Yuvraj Singh 1.5-0-18-0

11.6

Yuvraj Singh to Hodge, FOUR, again put away, another short delivery and Hodge rocks onto the back foot and pulls well to the midwicket fence, the ball was bit closer to the fielder this time but he could not stop it.

Kolkata Knight Riders 71/2   BJ Hodge 29* (22b 5x4)   Yuvraj Singh 2-0-22-0

14.4

Abdulla to Ganguly, FOUR, fuller delivery outside the off stump and Ganguly opens the face off the bat and plays down very fine of third man.

Kolkata Knight Riders 85/2   SC Ganguly 12* (11b 1x4)   YA Abdulla 2.4-0-17-1

16.5

Malik to van Wyk, FOUR, slower delivery and van Wyk waits for it and plays it fine down to the fence.

Kolkata Knight Riders 112/3   MN van Wyk 6* (4b 1x4)   VS Malik 3.5-0-22-0

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   BJ Hodge 49* (35b 6x4 1x6)   IK Pathan 3-0-16-0

18.5

Abdulla to Hodge, FOUR, pulled away nicely behind square leg for a boundary.

Kolkata Knight Riders 131/3   BJ Hodge 54* (37b 7x4 1x6)   YA Abdulla 3.5-0-32-1

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.

Kolkata Knight Riders 138/3   BJ Hodge 61* (40b 8x4 1x6)   IK Pathan 3.2-0-22-0

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.

Kolkata Knight Riders 142/3   BJ Hodge 65* (41b 9x4 1x6)   IK Pathan 3.3-0-26-0

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.

Kolkata Knight Riders 146/3   BJ Hodge 69* (42b 10x4 1x6)   IK Pathan 3.4-0-30-0
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Photos

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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May 3, 2009

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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