Delhi vs Kolkata
KKR win by 8 wickets
KKR win by 8 wickets, 160 was never going to be a good enough target on a batting pitch and KKR do it in style. Delhi suffer another loss.
Over 19 - KKR 161/2 (Kallis 10, Pandey 23)
Four, Kallis hits the first ball for four, it was tossed up and Kallis drives it through extra cover. A single to end the innings, KKR win by 8 wickets.
Over 18 - KKR 156/2 (Kallis 5, Pandey 23)
Parnell comes back into the attack and picks up a wicket. WICKET! Gambhir edges it to the keeper and Karthik takes the catch, brilliant attempt from the keeper, he dives full length and it sticks in his gloves. KP and Parnell are impressed. Kallis comes out to bat, and outside edges it to the boundary, there was a slip in place but it goes wide of the fielder. Lucky runs for KKR. A single to end the over, 5 more needed to win.
Over 17 - KKR 151/1 (Gambhir 69, Pandey 23)
Gambhir takes a single to start the over. Duminy bowling to Pandey and he swipes the wide ball through extra cover for four. A single and then Gambhir hits a six, they are looking to finish this early. Gambhir hits it down the ground and into the sight screen for a six. A single to end the over, KKR need 10 more to win.
Over 16 - KKR 138/1 (Gambhir 61, Pandey 18)
Two twos for Pandey as he starts the over with a couple of good shots. A single and then Gambhir hits Kaul for four through cover. A single to end the over, KKR need 23 from 24 balls.
Over 15 - KKR 128/1 (Gambhir 56, Pandey 13)
Shami comes back into the attack, a couple of singles and then two runs to end the over. 33 runs more needed.
Over 14 - KKR 123/1 (Gambhir 52, Pandey 12)
Shukla starts after the time out, it is a half volley outside off and Pandey drives it through extra cover for four. A couple of singles from the next two balls. Seven runs from the over, 38 needed from 36 balls.
Over 13 - KKR 116/1 (Gambhir 51, Pandey 6)
Nadeem into his third over, Pandey takes a single to bring Gambhir on strike. Gambhir picks up a couple of runs and then a single, he gets to his 50, second in two games. A couple of singles to end the over.
Over 12 - KKR 107/1 (Gambhir 47, Pandey 1)
Parnell comes back to bowl the 12th over, KKR need 59 runs to win. Uthappa punches it down to long-off for a single. Gambhir on strike and he hits the fuller ball for a couple of runs to deep midwicket. WICKET! Parnell strikes, the umpire pauses before raising the finger and Uthappa is out lbw. Pandey comes out to bat and takes a single to end the over.
Over 11 - KKR 102/0 (Gambhir 44, Uthappa 46)
Three singles from the last over the over, Uthappa waits for the slower ball and then hits it through extra cover for four. Four more as Uthappa hits the short ball through the deep midwicket boundary. A single to end the over, KKR go past 100.
Over 10 - KKR 90/0 (Gambhir 42, Uthappa 36)
Kaul is here, Gambhir clears his front leg and hammers it through midwicket for four. A single and then Uthappa pushes the next ball through midwicket for a couple of runs. A single and then Gambhir hits it beautifully through the covers for four. A single to end the over, 13 runs from it.
Over 9 - KKR 77/0 (Gambhir 32, Uthappa 33)
Five singles from the over, Shami finishes his third over. KKR are going at 8.55 and need 7.63 per over.
Over 8 - KKR 72/0 (Gambhir 29, Uthappa 31)
Good opening partnership for KKR, they also had that in the last game. Four, Nadeem comes into the attack and is greeted with a boundary. Gambhir repeats Uthappa's shot, and hits it for a one bounce for four. Nine runs from the over, the required rate is now 7.41 per over.
Over 7 - KKR 63/0 (Gambhir 22, Uthappa 30)
Duminy comes into the attack, he was not used in the last couple of games. Three singles from the first three balls. Five singles from the over and then the last ball goes for a six. That is a huge hit to end the over, Uthappa takes the attack to the opposition.
Over 6 - KKR 52/0 (Gambhir 19, Uthappa 22)
A couple of runs to start the over, and then Uthappa takes a single to bring Gambhir on strike. Four leg byes, good delivery but it goes for leg byes, it deflected past the keeper and went for four. A single to end the over.
Over 5 - KKR 42/0 (Gambhir 16, Uthappa 19)
A wide to start the over, Shukla comes into the attack. A couple of singles and then Gambhir hits the ball through deep extra cover for a couple of runs. Six, Gambhir hits the extra delivery for a six, disappears over midwicket.
Over 4 - KKR 30/0 (Gambhir 8, Uthappa 17)
Parnell starts the 4th over, a couple of singles to start the over and then a couple of dots. Three singles from the over, a good one from Parnell.
Over 3 - KKR 27/0 (Gambhir 7, Uthappa 15)
A single to start the over and Uthappa punches it through midwicket for four, good shot from him. Uthappa outside edges the next ball to the boundary, one good shot and one not so convincing one. Three singles to end the over.
Over 2 - KKR 15/0 (Gambhir 5, Uthappa 5)
Parnell comes in to bowl the second over, it is marginally short and Gambhir hits it through midwicket. A leg bye and four, Uthappa punches it past the bowler for four. 13 runs from the over.
Over 1 - KKR 2/0 (Gambhir 1, Uthappa 1)
Gambhir and Uthappa start for KKR, Shami run in to bowl the first ball. A couple of singles from the over.
Over 20 - DD 160/5 (Jadhav 26, Duminy 40)
A couple of singles to start the over, and then Duminy clips it to deep square leg for a couple of runs. A couple of singles and Duminy ends the innings with a six. 12 from from the last over, Delhi end on 160.
Over 19 - DD 148/5 (Jadhav 24, Duminy 30)
A single to start the over and then six, Duminy smashes the low full toss for a six. A single and then four leg byes to end the over. Delhi 148 for 5.
Over 18 - DD 136/5 (Jadhav 23, Duminy 23)
Jadhav takes a single to start the over, six, Duminy hits Narine flat for a six. A single and then Jadhav comes charging down the ground an outside edges it for four. Four more, Jadhav hits another boundary, and a single to end the over. 17 runs from the over.
Over 17 - DD 119/5 (Jadhav 13, Duminy 16)
Vinay Kumar runs in and Jadhav is it the crease. Four, a powerful cut shot and Jadhav hits it through point for four. Six, Jadhav provides some much needed acceleration, the slower ball goes out of the park.
Over 16 - DD 106/5 (Jadhav 1, Duminy 15)
Narine comes into the attack, a couple of dots and then a couple of singles. WICKET! Shukla is bowled, Narine picks a wicket. The middle stump is up rooted.
Over 15 - DD 103/4 (Shukla 9, Duminy 14)
Umesh will finish his spell, four singles from the over, Delhi struggling to push their run rate up. Delhi go past 100 in the 15th over.
Over 14 - DD 99/4 (Shukla 7, Duminy 12)
Vinay Kumar comes into the attack and starts round the wicket. Duminy drives the first ball wide of mid-off for a couple of runs. Then he pushes the ball to cover for a quick single. Five from the over, DD going at a rate of 7 per over.
Over 13 - DD 94/4 (Shukla 6, Duminy 8)
Yadav into his third over, three singles to start the over and then he bowls a wide. A single and then Shukla hits the last ball to the boundary, he hits it firmly through extra cover for four. 9 from the over.
Over 12 - DD 85/4 (Shukla 0, Duminy 6)
Shakib starts his last over, Duminy cuts the ball behind point for a couple of runs. A single and then, WICKET! Karthik top edges it and Kallis takes the catch and short fine leg, Shukla walks out to bat as Delhi strike again.
Over 11 - DD 82/3 (Karthik 36, Duminy 3)
Kallis comes into the attack to bowl his third over, Karthik scoops the first ball for a six over fine leg. A couple of singles and then Karthik hits the ball from outside off to deep midwicket for four. Four more to end the over, Karthik cuts it behind point for four. 16 runs from the over.
Over 10 - DD 66/3 (Karthik 21, Duminy 2)
Shakib comes back into the attack after the time out, Duminy is the new man in. Karthik takes a single from the first ball to bring Duminy on strike. Shakib goes over the wicket to Duminy. Five singles from the over.
Over 9 - DD 61/3 (Karthik 18)
Kallis comes into the attack to bowl his second over. Vijay dabs the first ball to cover for a quick run. Karthik comes down the pitch and chips it over extra cover for a couple of runs. Four, Vijay flicks it behind square for four, and WICKET! He looks to hit it over the long-on boundary but he hits it to Narine and is out. Kallis get another wicket.
Over 8 - DD 53/2 (Vijay 19, Karthik 15)
Vinay Kumar comes into the attack, a leg bye to start the over. Six, Vijay comes down the pitch and chips it over the umpire's head for a six. Three singles to end the over, and then Karthik hits the last ball through midwicket for four, expensive over from Vinay.
Over 7 - DD 39/2 (Vijay 11, Karthik 10)
Umesh continues, a couple of singles and then Yadav bowls a wide, the slower delivery goes down the leg side. Karthik punches the next ball through extra cover for a couple of runs. Four, Karthik gloves it fine to third man and it goes all the way for four. A single to end the over.
Over 6 - DD 29/2 (Vijay 11, Karthik 2)
A couple of dots and WICKET! Pietersen just nudges the ball to cover and starts running, there is no run there. Poor batting and running from KP. Three singles to end the over.
Over 5 - DD 26/1 (Vijay 10, Pietersen 6)
Narine comes into the attack early. Vijay drives the first ball to mid-on for a single. Pietersen picks up the doosra and scoops it over cover for four. A single to end the over, six from it.
Over 4 - DD 20/1 (Vijay 9, Pietersen 1)
Slow left arm spin for Pietersen, Shakib comes into the attack. Just a couple of singles from the over, a good start from KKR and Shakib.
Over 3 - DD 18/1 (Vijay 8, Pietersen 0)
Umesh Yadav comes into the attack, WICKET! De Kock tries to clear mid-on but only to find the fielder, KKR get their first wicket. Four, Vijay hits it through extra cover for four. Pietersen comes in to bat.
Over 2 - DD 14/0 (Vijay 4, De Kock 10)
Kallis comes into the attack from the other end, Vijay takes a single to bring De Kock on strike. De Kock smashes it off the front foot through midwicket for four. Six from the over.
Over 1 - DD 8/0 (Vijay 3, De Kock 5)
Four, De Kock start the innings with a boundary, Surya comes into the attack for KKR. A single brings Vijay on strike and he hits it flat on leg side for a couple. 8 from the first over.
Delhi make one change, they bring in Sid Kaul comes in for Unadkat. KKR bring Kallis back for Russell.
Delhi Daredevils have won the toss and they are batting first.
Hello and welcome to our over-by-over coverage of the Delhi-Kolkata game from Delhi.
- 7th May 2014
- Delhi Daredevils won the toss and elected to bat.
- Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi
- B N J Oxenford, C Shamsuddin
- TV Umpire
- R M Deshpande
- Match Referee
- J Srinath
- Reserve Umpire
- N Singh
kolkata BATTING CARD
|R.V. Uthappa||lbw Parnell||47|
|G. Gambhir||c Karthik b Parnell||69|
|M. Pandey||Not out||23|
|J.H. Kallis||Not out||10|
|Total||18.2 Overs||161 - 2|