Best performances - Batsmen

CH Gayle
44(26) 2x4 - 4x6
Control %72%
  • Productive Shot
  • leg glance
  • 10 runs
  • 0x4 - 1x6
1 0 2 5 14 7 6 9
Yuvraj Singh
38(28) 3x4 - 2x6
Control %75%
  • Productive Shot
  • pull/hook on back foot
  • 18 runs
  • 2x4 - 1x6
2 5 1 6 9 10 3 2

Best performances - Bowlers

SC Ganguly
O4
M0
R24
W2
Eco6.00
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
VS Malik
O2
M0
R23
W1
Eco11.50
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF

Partnerships

Kings XI Punjab - Innings

9
K Goel0 (7)
RS Bopara9 (7)
38
IK Pathan32 (17)
RS Bopara6 (7)
1
KC Sangakkara1 (1)
RS Bopara0 (1)
56
Yuvraj Singh24 (22)
KC Sangakkara25 (23)
18
DPMD Jayawardene2 (3)
Yuvraj Singh14 (6)
9
DPMD Jayawardene8 (6)
T Kohli1 (4)
27*
DPMD Jayawardene21 (10)
PP Chawla3 (6)

Kolkata Knight Riders - Innings

57
CH Gayle32 (17)
BB McCullum21 (16)
22*
BJ Hodge10 (14)
CH Gayle12 (9)

Manhattan

Run rate graph

Worm

  • Playing hot, staying cool

    Chris Gayle played a typically audacious innings, with some stylishly cool big-hitting, to give Kolkata their first win of the IPL season

  • Gayle helps Kolkata home in rain-hit game

    Sourav Ganguly made yet another comeback, with the ball this time, to help Kolkata Knight Riders keep Kings XI Punjab down to 158 for 6 before Chris Gayle took Kolkata 11 ahead of the Duckworth-Lewis par-score

  • Teams keen to get off the blocks

    Both Kings XI Punjab and Kolkata Knight Riders lost the opening game of their IPL campaigns on a rainy Sunday in Cape Town and the teams are now preparing to take on each other in Durban, where unfortunately the weather forecast for Tuesday is also bleak