Result
41st match (D/N), Kolkata, May 18 2008, Indian Premier League
149/5
(8/8 ov, target 53)
55/0
Super Kings won by 3 runs (D/L method)
Player Of The Match
Chennai Super Kings
Kolkata Knight Riders Innings (20 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Salman Butt lbw b Balaji7354-101135.18
Mohammad Hafeez c Gony b Ntini66-10100.00
SC Ganguly (c) b Ntini28-0025.00
DB Das  b Ntini2732-1284.37
DJ Hussey  b Ntini01-000.00
LR Shukla not out1311-20118.18
WP Saha not out159-10166.66
Extras(b 2, lb 7, nb 1, w 3)13
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 7.45)149/5
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Mohammad Hafeez, 2.2 ov), 2-28 (Sourav Ganguly, 4.6 ov), 3-114 (Debabrata Das, 16.1 ov), 4-114 (David Hussey, 16.2 ov), 5-122 (Salman Butt, 17.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
M Ntini402145.25174001
MS Gony401704.25142000
M Muralitharan4041010.2593300
L Balaji403619.0044020
JA Morkel402506.25102010
Chennai Super Kings Innings (target: 53 runs from 8 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
PA Patel not out1928-2067.85
SP Fleming not out3220-60160.00
Extras(lb 1, w 3)4
TOTAL(8 Ov, RR: 6.87)55/0
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shoaib Akhtar201407.0072020
I Sharma201608.0053000
AB Dinda201005.0051000
AB Agarkar201407.0052010
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Gardens, Kolkata
TossKolkata Knight Riders , elected to bat first
SeriesIndian Premier League 2008
Player Of The Match
Makhaya Ntini
Season2007/08
Hours of play (local time)16.00 start, First Session 16.00-17.20, Interval 17.20-17.40, Second Session 17.40-19.00
Match days18 May 2008 - day/night match (20-over match)
Umpires
Asad Rauf
Krishna Hariharan
TV Umpire
Amiesh Saheba
Reserve Umpire
Subrata Banerjee
Match Referee
Farokh Engineer
PointsChennai Super Kings 2, Kolkata Knight Riders 0
MATCH NOTES
Kolkata Knight Riders innings
  • PA Patel took over as wicket-keeper at (5/0), MS Dhoni left the field injured
  • Kolkata Knight Riders: 50 runs in 8.4 overs (53 balls), Extras 7
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 42 balls (Salman Butt 28, DB Das 23, Ex 4)
  • Salman Butt: 50 off 44 balls (5 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Kolkata Knight Riders: 100 runs in 14.6 overs (93 balls), Extras 10
Chennai Super Kings innings
  • Chennai Super Kings: 50 runs in 7.2 overs (47 balls), Extras 4
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 47 balls (PA Patel 18, SP Fleming 28, Ex 4)
  • Bad Weather: Chennai Super Kings - 55/0 in 8.0 overs (PA Patel 19, SP Fleming 32)
  • Rain: Chennai Super Kings - 55/0 in 8.0 overs (PA Patel 19, SP Fleming 32)