Result
17th match (N), Kolkata, Apr 17 2011, Indian Premier League
81
(13.5/20 ov, target 82)
85/2
KKR won by 8 wickets (with 37 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Kolkata Knight Riders
Rajasthan Royals Innings (20 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SR Watson  b Balaji1113-2084.61
AG Paunikar st †Bisla b Iqbal Abdulla1515-20100.00
FY Fazal run out (Iqbal Abdulla)34-0075.00
AS Raut run out (Shakib Al Hasan/†Bisla)1115-1073.33
AL Menaria c Bhatia b Balaji2117-11123.52
LRPL Taylor st †Bisla b Pathan69-0066.66
AM Rahane  b Balaji69-0066.66
SK Warne (c)not out36-0050.00
A Singh  b Shakib Al Hasan02-000.00
SW Tait  b Shakib Al Hasan01-000.00
SK Trivedi  b Lee02-000.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 1, w 3)5
TOTAL(15.2 Ov, RR: 5.28)81
Fall of wickets: 1-24 (Shane Watson, 3.4 ov), 2-28 (Amit Paunikar, 4.4 ov), 3-38 (Faiz Fazal, 6.5 ov), 4-43 (Abhishek Raut, 7.6 ov), 5-67 (Ross Taylor, 10.5 ov), 6-78 (Ajinkya Rahane, 13.1 ov), 7-79 (Ashok Menaria, 13.6 ov), 8-80 (Amit Singh, 14.4 ov), 9-80 (Shaun Tait, 14.5 ov), 10-81 (Siddharth Trivedi, 15.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Lee2.201215.1461001
Shakib Al Hasan402125.25102000
L Balaji301535.00102000
Iqbal Abdulla301816.00101110
R Bhatia10404.0020000
YK Pathan201015.0040020
Kolkata Knight Riders Innings (target: 82 runs from 20 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JH Kallis c Taylor b Tait02-000.00
MS Bisla c Raut b Warne922-0040.90
G Gambhir (c)not out3535-30100.00
MK Tiwary not out3026-41115.38
Extras(lb 4, nb 2, w 5)11
TOTAL(13.5 Ov, RR: 6.14)85/2
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Jacques Kallis, 0.2 ov), 2-31 (Manvinder Bisla, 6.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SW Tait3.502917.56153132
SR Watson402005.00142010
SK Warne401714.2590000
SK Trivedi10808.0011000
A Singh10707.0031000
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Gardens, Kolkata
TossKolkata Knight Riders , elected to field first
SeriesIndian Premier League 2011
Player Of The Match
Lakshmipathy Balaji
Season2011
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 days17 April 2011 - night match (20-over match)
Umpires
Russell Tiffin
Aleem Dar
TV Umpire
Sanjay Hazare
Reserve Umpire
Subrat Das
Match Referee
Andy Pycroft
PointsKolkata Knight Riders 2, Rajasthan Royals 0
MATCH NOTES
Rajasthan Royals innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 6.0 (Mandatory - 36 runs, 2 wickets)
  • Rajasthan Royals: 50 runs in 8.3 overs (52 balls), Extras 2
  • Innings Break: Rajasthan Royals - 81/10 in 15.2 overs (SK Warne 3)
Kolkata Knight Riders innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 6.0 (Mandatory - 26 runs, 1 wicket)
  • Kolkata Knight Riders: 50 runs in 10.6 overs (67 balls), Extras 9
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 42 balls (G Gambhir 14, MK Tiwary 30, Ex 6)