Indian Premier League - 53rd match

Kolkata Knight Riders v Rajasthan Royals

Kolkata Knight Riders won by 4 wickets (with 3 balls remaining)

0.1

Hodge to Ojha, SIX, Ojha goes high and maximum! Talk about intent, he gets on his knee and slogs him over deep square-leg, terrific

0.2

Hodge to Ojha, 2 runs, Dropped Ojha goes for the repeat shot and ends up getting a thick top edge and Hussey fluffs it at square leg

0.3

Hodge to Ojha, SIX, tosses it up outside off and he bends his knee and scoops it over long-off

0.4

Hodge to Ojha, 1 run

0.6

Hodge to Ojha, SIX, that's 22 off the over! Ojha gets on his knee and repeats the shot of the first ball and slogs him over deep square-leg

Rajasthan Royals 22/0   NV Ojha 21* (5b 3x6)

2.1

Dinda to Ojha, no run, this lands on a crack and shoots through pretty low, the ball just stopped on Ojha as he tried to slam it through the offside

2.2

Dinda to Ojha, no run, bangs it in short and tucks him up as he pushes it to the on side

2.3

Dinda to Ojha, no run, skids through and he ends up thumping it back to the bowler without conviction

2.4

Dinda to Ojha, 1 wide, strays too wide outside off and he reaches out and lets it go

2.4

Dinda to Ojha, 1 run, taps it to the off side and calls quickly for the run

Rajasthan Royals 28/1   NV Ojha 22* (9b 3x6)

3.1

Langeveldt to Ojha, no run, he beats him outside the off stump, a very half hearted cut attempted

3.2

Langeveldt to Ojha, no run, Langeveldt tests him out again as he gets the ball to nip back and sneak past the outside edge

3.3

Langeveldt to Ojha, OUT, Shoaib Shaikh pulls off a stunner! Langeveldt gets the ball to kick up and Ojha pokes his bat out for a half-hearted cut and gets a thick outside edge, the ball drifts away from Shaikh's right but he leaps and pulls off the catch one handed

NV Ojha c †Shaikh b Langeveldt 22 (12b 0x4 3x6) SR: 183.33

Rajasthan Royals 28/3   NV Ojha 22 (12b 3x6)
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Photos

May 20, 2009

The Kolkata Knight Riders end the tournament on a high, Kolkata Knight Riders v Rajasthan Royals, IPL, Durban, May 20, 2009

The Kolkata Knight Riders end the tournament on a high

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May 20, 2009

Laxmi Ratan Shukla tries to paddle it fine, Kolkata Knight Riders v Rajasthan Royals, IPL, Durban, May 20, 2009

Laxmi Ratan Shukla tries to paddle it fine

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