Result
44th match (N), Indian Premier League at Kolkata, May 20 2008
16.3/20 ov, target 148
150/4
Royals won by 6 wickets (with 21 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Rajasthan Royals
Kolkata Knight Riders Innings (20 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
Salman Butt lbw b Patel2420-50120.00
Mohammad Hafeez c Asnodkar b Patel48-1050.00
SC Ganguly (c)c Kaif b Trivedi3234-2194.11
DJ Hussey  b Pathan1115-2073.33
DB Das  b Sohail Tanvir3120-12155.00
LR Shukla c Asnodkar b Sohail Tanvir1510-11150.00
WP Saha not out116-01183.33
AB Agarkar run out (Jadeja/†Rawat)52-10250.00
Umar Gul c Kaif b Sohail Tanvir74-01175.00
I Sharma not out21-00200.00
Extras(lb 2, w 3)5
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 7.35)147/8
Did not bat: AB Dinda 
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Mohammad Hafeez, 1.4 ov), 2-40 (Salman Butt, 6.4 ov), 3-71 (David Hussey, 11.5 ov), 4-95 (Sourav Ganguly, 14.4 ov), 5-118 (Debabrata Das, 17.3 ov), 6-123 (Laxmi Shukla, 17.6 ov), 7-129 (Ajit Agarkar, 18.3 ov), 8-142 (Umar Gul, 19.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sohail Tanvir402636.50132110
MM Patel412225.50144000
SR Watson403609.0074110
SK Trivedi302618.6673100
SK Warne302107.0090200
YK Pathan201417.0030100
Rajasthan Royals Innings (target: 148 runs from 20 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
GC Smith c †Saha b Umar Gul2424-40100.00
SA Asnodkar c †Saha b Sharma53-10166.66
Sohail Tanvir c Salman Butt b Umar Gul138-11162.50
M Kaif not out3431-40109.67
SR Watson  b Ganguly1915-21126.66
YK Pathan not out4818-53266.66
Extras(lb 4, w 3)7
TOTAL(16.3 Ov, RR: 9.09)150/4
Did not bat: RA Jadeja, SK Warne, M Rawat, SK Trivedi, MM Patel 
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Swapnil Asnodkar, 1.6 ov), 2-42 (Sohail Tanvir, 5.2 ov), 3-42 (Graeme Smith, 5.5 ov), 4-69 (Shane Watson, 9.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AB Dinda403208.0095000
I Sharma302317.6663000
AB Agarkar3030010.0073200
Umar Gul3.313028.57124130
SC Ganguly2024112.0052200
LR Shukla10707.0020000
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Gardens, Kolkata
TossRajasthan Royals , elected to field first
SeriesIndian Premier League
Player Of The Match
Yusuf Pathan
Season2007/08
Hours of play (local time)20.00 start, First Session 20.00-21.20, Interval 21.20-21.40, Second Session 21.40-23.00
Match days20 May 2008 - night match (20-over match)
Umpires
Rudi Koertzen
Brian Jerling
TV Umpire
Krishna Hariharan
Reserve Umpire
Abhik Mitra
Match Referee
Farokh Engineer
PointsRajasthan Royals 2, Kolkata Knight Riders 0
MATCH NOTES
Kolkata Knight Riders innings
  • Kolkata Knight Riders: 50 runs in 9.2 overs (58 balls), Extras 5
  • Kolkata Knight Riders: 100 runs in 14.6 overs (92 balls), Extras 5
Rajasthan Royals innings
  • Rajasthan Royals: 50 runs in 7.5 overs (48 balls), Extras 1
  • Rajasthan Royals: 100 runs in 12.3 overs (76 balls), Extras 4
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 27 balls (M Kaif 17, YK Pathan 33, Ex 2)
  • Rajasthan Royals: 150 runs in 16.3 overs (102 balls), Extras 7