Indian Premier League - 48th match

Deccan Chargers v Kolkata Knight Riders

Deccan Chargers won by 6 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)

5.1

Symonds to Hodge, no run, a dead ball, no shot offered as it clips the pads on the way to the fine-leg boundary, Harmeet Singh pulls it back

5.2

Symonds to Hodge, no run, some swing into the batsman, worked away to square leg

5.3

Symonds to Hodge, no run, good length on the off, pushed to cover

5.4

Symonds to Hodge, no run, moving in, short of a good length on the off, punched back to the bowler

5.5

Symonds to Hodge, 2 runs, on middle and leg, clipped away behind square wide of fine leg for a couple, made possible mainly due to a ill-timed slide as the fielder palms the ball away to concede the extra run

5.6

Symonds to Hodge, no run, gets on the front foot and punches it in front of cover

Kolkata Knight Riders 31/1   A Symonds 1-0-2-0

7.1

Symonds to Ganguly, 1 run, dropped into the leg side for a single

7.2

Symonds to Hodge, 1 leg bye, fullish on middle and leg, tickled behind square for a single

7.3

Symonds to Ganguly, 1 run, good length on the off, taps it short of mid-off and cover for a quick single

7.4

Symonds to Hodge, 1 run, on middle and leg, pushed away into the vacant midwicket region, Symonds runs and cuts it off, keeps them down to just a single

7.5

Symonds to Ganguly, 2 runs, slower one on middle and off, moves across and paddles it over short fine for a couple

7.6

Symonds to Ganguly, no run, good length on the off, gets forward and taps it watchfully towards cover

Kolkata Knight Riders 40/1   A Symonds 2-0-7-0

13.1

Symonds to Hodge, 1 run, forced through the leg side towards deep midwicket for a single

13.2

Symonds to Ganguly, no run, slower one bowled short outside off, slapped down to long-off

13.3

Symonds to Ganguly, no run, was in the slot, but missed out, full and wide, took his left leg out to clear the leg-side, missed

13.4

Symonds to Ganguly, 1 run, doesn't play that shot too often, tried to scoop it but didn't time it well, got the top edge that just cleared Ojha at short fine

13.5

Symonds to Hodge, FOUR, squeezes a four, finally, drilled through the off side wide of extra cover, Gibbs ran well to his left, dived to pull it back in but instead, palmed it onto the ropes

13.6

Symonds to Hodge, 1 run, drags it towards deep midwicket for a single

Kolkata Knight Riders 78/1   A Symonds 3-0-14-0

19.1

Symonds to Saha, SIX, Saha gets into the act now, bowled on a length on the off, gets forward and slogs it over deep square leg to get the score past 150, well done

19.2

Symonds to Saha, OUT, holes out in the deep, full and wide, makes room and slices it in front of deep cover, RP is late to get onto it but covers good ground to dive forward and pluck a sharp catch

WP Saha c Singh b Symonds 7 (3b 0x4 1x6) SR: 233.33

19.3

Symonds to Hussey, SIX, feeding them with length balls here, full and wide, makes room and carts it over deep cover for the biggest of his four sixes

19.4

Symonds to Hussey, OUT, run out, tries to whip it fine, gets hit on the waist and it drops on the pitch, rushes off for a single but Gilchrist is onto it quickly, flicking it onto the stumps at the non-striker's end to find Hussey well short

DJ Hussey run out 43 (17b 2x4 4x6) SR: 252.94

19.5

Symonds to Mashrafe Mortaza, 2 runs, mistimes a slog wide of long-on, gets a couple for his efforts

19.6

Symonds to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, fails to make contact, bowled on a good length on middle, looks to heave it away, misses

Kolkata Knight Riders 160/5   A Symonds 4-0-28-1
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Photos

May 16, 2009

Brendon McCullum is a picture of disappointment after Rohit Sharma steals the win, Deccan Chargers v Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL, Johannesburg, May 16, 2009

Brendon McCullum is a picture of disappointment after Rohit Sharma steals the win

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May 16, 2009

Rohit Sharma delivers the final blow, Deccan Chargers v Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL, Johannesburg, May 16, 2009

Rohit Sharma delivers the final blow

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