Indian Premier League, 49th match: Deccan Chargers v Kings XI Punjab at Johannesburg, May 17, 2009
Kings XI Punjab won by 1 run
Played at New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg (neutral venue)
17 May 2009 (20-over match)
6.1

Sharma to Sangakkara, 1 run, angling into the pads, and guided towards fine leg

6.2

Sharma to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, short, very short, and hit straight down the ground

6.3

Sharma to Sangakkara, no run, thrown up, turns away after pitching in front of off, and defended with an open face

6.4

Sharma to Sangakkara, 1 run, gets too straight, and turned round the corner

6.5

Sharma to Yuvraj Singh, FOUR, that asked for four runs, short, very short, and wide, and Yuvraj picks extra cover and connects

6.6

Sharma to Yuvraj Singh, no run, driven straight back to Rohit, it was full and hit hard

Kings XI Punjab 46/3   RG Sharma 1-0-7-0
14.1

Sharma to Sangakkara, FOUR, and bowls short and wide to Sanga obliges with a ferocious cut, that flies to the boundary

14.2

Sharma to Sangakkara, FOUR, another one, short and wide, and this time Sanga is more subtle, opening the face late, and beating point, result is the same

14.3

Sharma to Sangakkara, 3 runs, improvises this time, picks this from in front of stumps, and paddles it fine, really fine, so fine they get three of it

14.4

Sharma to Mota, 1 run, better line and length, in front of stumps, just back of a length, and played down the ground

14.5

Sharma to Sangakkara, 2 runs, frenetic running, this was a fulltoss, hit firmly to long-off, but they decided from the off that they were going for two, and Mota is just in - a direct hit would have got him

14.6

Sharma to Sangakkara, 2 runs, shot of the day, just two though, this was flighted, and lofted straight back over the bowler, bisects long-off and long-on, but doesn't have the pace to go to the boundary

Kings XI Punjab 94/4   RG Sharma 2-0-23-0
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