Indian Premier League - 31st match

Delhi Daredevils v Kolkata Knight Riders

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

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

Kolkata Knight Riders 12/0   MN van Wyk 6* (3b 1x4)   A Nehra 0.5-0-9-0

2.2

Nannes to McCullum, FOUR, Bazz is looking good here, fullish on the pads, drives it forcefully wide of mid-on for a boundary

Kolkata Knight Riders 22/0   BB McCullum 13* (10b 1x4 1x6)   DP Nannes 1.2-0-13-0

3.2

Mishra to van Wyk, FOUR, good stuff, flighted outside off, charges down the track and caresses it wide of extra cover and long-off for four

Kolkata Knight Riders 38/0   MN van Wyk 13* (6b 2x4)   A Mishra 0.2-0-5-0

3.3

Mishra to van Wyk, FOUR, what a start, short and wide, stays his ground and chops it away behind point for four more, waited for it to spin away and dealt with it nicely

Kolkata Knight Riders 42/0   MN van Wyk 17* (7b 3x4)   A Mishra 0.3-0-9-0

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

Kolkata Knight Riders 75/1   MN van Wyk 30* (24b 4x4)   R Bhatia 1.1-0-8-0

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

Kolkata Knight Riders 79/1   MN van Wyk 34* (25b 5x4)   R Bhatia 1.2-0-12-0

12.3

Sangwan to van Wyk, (no ball) FOUR, nicely done, full toss outside off, hangs his bat out to place it beautifully between point and short third, was too high, so given a no-ball

Kolkata Knight Riders 89/1   MN van Wyk 40* (28b 6x4)   PJ Sangwan 3.2-0-20-1

12.3

Sangwan to van Wyk, FOUR, the runs are coming easily now, slower but too short, helps it on its way wide of short fine for four more

Kolkata Knight Riders 93/1   MN van Wyk 44* (29b 7x4)   PJ Sangwan 3.3-0-24-1

12.4

Sangwan to van Wyk, FOUR, the best of the three, overpitched on leg stump, driven firmly off the front foot wide of mid-on, raced away, was beautifully timed

Kolkata Knight Riders 97/1   MN van Wyk 48* (30b 8x4)   PJ Sangwan 3.4-0-28-1

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

Kolkata Knight Riders 109/2   MN van Wyk 56* (36b 9x4)   R Bhatia 2.4-0-22-0

16.3

Nannes to van Wyk, FOUR, sweetly struck, full and wide, made room to slice it away over point for four more, went off the middle

Kolkata Knight Riders 122/2   MN van Wyk 61* (38b 10x4)   DP Nannes 2.3-0-35-0

16.5

Nannes to Henriques, FOUR, edged and four, short outside off, went for a ferocious pull, got a thick edge over the keeper and they get four, these two have recovered nicely after the maiden

Kolkata Knight Riders 127/2   MC Henriques 16* (15b 1x4 1x6)   DP Nannes 2.5-0-40-0

17.5

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

Kolkata Knight Riders 139/2   MN van Wyk 70* (42b 11x4)   R Bhatia 3.5-0-35-0

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   MC Henriques 30* (24b 2x4 1x6)   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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