Indian Premier League - 31st match

Delhi Daredevils v Kolkata Knight Riders

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

1.1

Nehra to McCullum, 1 wide, down the leg side, there was a sound as it went to the keeper, probably clipped the pads but the replays are inconclusive

1.1

Nehra to McCullum, 1 run, banged in short on middle, pulled away behind square towards fine leg

1.2

Nehra to van Wyk, 1 run, excellent fielding, short and wide, cut away fiercely towards point where Warner pulls off a superb save stretching to his right

1.3

Nehra to McCullum, 1 wide, short down the leg side, tries to help it on its way, misses, and is gifted a wide

1.3

Nehra to McCullum, no run, good length on middle, pushes it back to the bowler

1.4

Nehra to McCullum, 1 run, came back in a touch, spat in from a good length outside off, guided down to third man

1.5

Nehra to van Wyk, FOUR, crashed through the off side, overpitched and he cashes in, drilling it past a diving cover for his first boundary

1.6

Nehra to van Wyk, no run, short of a good length on the off, defended off the back foot to cover

Kolkata Knight Riders 12/0   A Nehra 1-0-9-0

10.1

Nehra to Hodge, no run, short and wide, reaches for it to cut, misses, not called a wide

10.2

Nehra to Hodge, no run, slower, banged in short, Hodge is too early into the pull, misses, the frustration grows

10.3

Nehra to Hodge, 1 run, connects finally, but mistimed, this one came onto him a little quickly, pulled to deep square leg

10.4

Nehra to van Wyk, no run, fullish outside off, slashes hard, misses, good start from Nehra after the break

10.5

Nehra to van Wyk, 1 run, slower one bowled on a good length on leg stump, clipped away to deep square leg

10.6

Nehra to Hodge, no run, excellent over, back of a length outside off, chased it hard, missed, and Nehra can walk back smiling

Kolkata Knight Riders 71/1   A Nehra 2-0-11-0

14.1

Nehra to van Wyk, 1 run, good length outside off, eased through the off side to deep cover for a single to bring up his fifty, he's been a significant contributor for Kolkata this season, well done

14.2

Nehra to Henriques, 2 runs, back of a length outside off, guided wide of third man for a couple

14.3

Nehra to Henriques, no run, banged in short on middle, too high but not called a wide, one for the over

14.4

Nehra to Henriques, 1 run, good length outside off, drilled down the ground to long-off

14.5

Nehra to van Wyk, 1 run, short on middle, pulled away to deep square leg on the bounce

14.6

Nehra to Henriques, no run, fullish outside off, he's made too much room, tried to steer it wide of point, misses

Kolkata Knight Riders 103/2   A Nehra 3-0-16-0

19.1

Nehra to van Wyk, no run, yorker length outside off, tried to steer it past point, straight to the keeper with the bat hitting the ground

19.2

Nehra to van Wyk, OUT, good length on middle, goes for a heave over midwicket, fails to connect and the stumps are rattled.

MN van Wyk b Nehra 74 (48b 11x4 0x6) SR: 154.16

19.3

Nehra to Saha, 1 run, fuller on the off, chipped wide of cover for a quick single

19.4

Nehra to Henriques, no run, banged in short on middle, went for a mighty pull, swung away to go straight to the keeper, another dot ball

19.5

Nehra to Henriques, 2 runs, full on the off stump, makes room and bunts it wide of deep cover for a couple more, an appeal for a run out but he's just made it back in time

19.6

Nehra to Henriques, FOUR, too full, made room to loft it between deep cover and long-off for a boundary, nice end but they would have wanted more

Kolkata Knight Riders 154/3   A Nehra 4-0-23-1
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Photos

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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