Indian Premier League - 31st match

Delhi Daredevils v Kolkata Knight Riders

Delhi Daredevils won by 9 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)

9.1

Bhatia to van Wyk, 1 run, slightly short on the off, nurdled short of square leg for a single

9.2

Bhatia to Hodge, 1 run, slower one bowled short outside off, cut away wide of point for a single

9.3

Bhatia to van Wyk, no run, three in a row, a legcutter, spat away as he tried to cut and got some good bounce as well

9.4

Bhatia to van Wyk, no run, in the slot outside off, yorker length, played out to short cover, decent start

9.5

Bhatia to van Wyk, 1 run, short of a good length outside off, nudged wide of short third for a single

9.6

Bhatia to Hodge, 1 run, low full toss on the off stump, driven down the ground to long-off

Kolkata Knight Riders 69/1   R Bhatia 1-0-4-0

11.1

Bhatia to van Wyk, FOUR, this is the start, fullish on the off, chips it perfectly through the gap between long-off and deep cover, AB de Villiers runs over the ball which rolls over the ropes

11.2

Bhatia to van Wyk, FOUR, slower one bowled short outside off, waits for it and cuts it away between short third and point for four more, they;re getting going now

11.3

Bhatia to van Wyk, 1 run, back of a length on the off, bunts it into the off side for a single

11.4

Bhatia to Hodge, 1 run, short on middle, pulled away to deep square leg

11.5

Bhatia to van Wyk, 1 run, works it away wide of midwicket for a single

11.6

Bhatia to Hodge, 1 run, bowled full on middle, played out to long-on for a single

Kolkata Knight Riders 83/1   R Bhatia 2-0-16-0

15.1

Bhatia to van Wyk, no run, drilled down the ground, but straight onto the stumps at the non-striker's end

15.2

Bhatia to van Wyk, 1 run, slower one bowled on a good length on middle, punched to mid-off for a quick single

15.3

Bhatia to Henriques, 1 run, slower ball bowled short outside off, cut away to deep point for a single

15.4

Bhatia to van Wyk, FOUR, nicely done, full toss on middle, paddles it away wide of short fine for the first boundary in quite some time, they need a few more of those

15.5

Bhatia to van Wyk, 1 run, back of a length on the off, chopped short of cover, mistimed it

15.6

Bhatia to Henriques, 1 run, pushed through the line wide of cover for a quick single

Kolkata Knight Riders 111/2   R Bhatia 3-0-24-0

17.1

Bhatia to Henriques, 2 runs, full on middle and leg, dug out wide of square leg for a couple more

17.2

Bhatia to Henriques, 1 run, slower one bowled full outside off, makes room and drives it wide of deep cover

17.3

Bhatia to van Wyk, 2 runs, slower one on middle, driven cleanly wide of long-on for two more, nicely handled

17.4

Bhatia to van Wyk, 2 runs, dropped, full and wide, came off the middle, creamed wide of extra cover where Sangwan flung himself to his right attempting to snap that one, but ended up palming it to long-off

17.5

Bhatia to van Wyk, FOUR, atrocious delivery, slower one down the leg side, swept away to the fine-leg boundary

17.6

Bhatia to van Wyk, no run, misses out, back of a length outside off, goes for the cut, fails to connect as it spits away

Kolkata Knight Riders 139/2   R Bhatia 4-0-35-0
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May 5, 2009

Brendon McCullum is crestfallen after the loss, Delhi Daredevils v Kolkata Knight Riders, 31st match, IPL, Durban, May 5, 2009

Brendon McCullum is crestfallen after the loss

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May 5, 2009

Sourav Ganguly makes a point to Brendon McCullum, Delhi Daredevils v Kolkata Knight Riders, 31st match, IPL, Durban, May 5, 2009

Sourav Ganguly makes a point to Brendon McCullum

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