Welcome back for the chase, it looks to be an exciting game, 153 looks a good score, Can Kings XI Punjab get there? Stay tuned for all the action.

Sangakkara and Sunny Sohel to open the innings. Ishant Sharma to bowl first up for Kolkata Knight Riders. 154 required, here we go.

0.1
0
Sharma to Sohal, no run, fuller delivery outside the off stump, pushed to mid-off and McCullum quickly to his left and does well save runs.
0.2
0
Sharma to Sohal, no run, good ball back of a length and Sohel gets an inside edge onto his pads.
0.3
1
Sharma to Sohal, 1 run, loud shout for an lbw turned down as there was an inside edge.
0.4
0
Sharma to Sangakkara, no run, gets behind the delivery and defends to the off side.
0.5
W
Sharma to Sangakkara, OUT, short ball and Sangakkara looking to pull, gets a top-edge, which goes high in the air and van Wyk goes after it and judges it well to take a wonderful catch. Kings XI lose their first wicket.

KC Sangakkara c †van Wyk b Sharma 0 (3m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Katich is the new batsman.

0.6
1
Sharma to Sohal, 1 run, good ball comes back into Sohel, who plays to point for a tight single.

END OF OVER:
1 | 2 Runs 1 Wkt | KXIP: 2/1 (152 runs required from 19 overs, RR: 2.00, RRR: 8.00)

  • S Sohal2 (4b)
  • SM Katich0 (0b)
  • I Sharma1-0-2-1

Dinda to share the attack.

1.1
1w
Dinda to Sohal, 1 wide, width outside the off stump and Sohel goes after it and gets beaten, signalled a wide.
1.1
0
Dinda to Sohal, no run, lovely delivery in the corridor outside the off stump, Sohel looking to run it down, gets beaten.
1.2
0
Dinda to Sohal, no run, dropped, short ball and Sohel looking to pull, gets it high on the bat and the ball just evades the hands of Dinda on his follow-through.
1.3
1
Dinda to Sohal, 1 run, dropped, cut hard in the air to the point fielder, Saha. Two drops in two balls.
1.4
1w
Dinda to Katich, 1 wide, down the leg side, signalled a wide.
1.4
0
Dinda to Katich, no run, plays with an angled bat square of the wicket on the off side.
1.5
1
Dinda to Katich, 1 run, short delivery and Katich moves across his stumps and works it square of the wicket on the onside.
1.6
0
Dinda to Sohal, no run, short outside the off stump, Sohel slashes and misses, through to van Wyk.

END OF OVER:
2 | 4 Runs | KXIP: 6/1 (148 runs required from 18 overs, RR: 3.00, RRR: 8.22)

  • S Sohal3 (8b)
  • SM Katich1 (2b)
  • AB Dinda1-0-4-0
  • I Sharma1-0-2-1
2.1
0
Sharma to Katich, no run, shuffles across and looks to work it through the onside, misses it and takes it on the pad.
2.2
0
Sharma to Katich, no run, moves back and across and defends to cover.
2.3
4
Sharma to Katich, FOUR, good shot from Katich, picks it up and lofts it over mid-on and to the fence, good timing.
2.4
0
Sharma to Katich, no run, good ball angled across, Katich shuffles across and misses the ball.
2.5
2
Sharma to Katich, 2 runs, dropped, shuffles across his stumps and looks to flick it through the onside, gets a leading edge high in the air behind the wicket and Gayle calls for the catch and drops it.

That drop might be costly.

2.6
1
Sharma to Katich, 1 run, outside edge and down to third man.

END OF OVER:
3 | 7 Runs | KXIP: 13/1 (141 runs required from 17 overs, RR: 4.33, RRR: 8.29)

  • SM Katich8 (8b)
  • S Sohal3 (8b)
  • I Sharma2-0-9-1
  • AB Dinda1-0-4-0
3.1
1
Dinda to Katich, 1 run, shuffles across and works to square leg for a single.
3.2
6
Dinda to Sohal, SIX, lovely strike from Sohal, makes room and launches into the delivery and hits it high and over the extra cover fence for maximum.
3.3
6
Dinda to Sohal, SIX, another maximum, it was short and wide, Sohal cuts hard in the air behind point and all the way over the fence.
3.4
1
Dinda to Sohal, 1 run, pushes to mid-on for a single.

Gayle comes out of slip to the onside.

3.5
6
Dinda to Katich, SIX, wonderful timing, full delivery and in the slot for Katich, who hits it high and over the long on fence and into the stands for maximum.