IPL 5: Game 41: Chennai Vs Kolkata Highlights

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Published: Tuesday, May 1, 2012, 0:20 [IST]
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IPL 5: Game 41: CSK Vs KKR Highlights

Chennai, May 1: Kolkata Knight Riders defeated Chennai Super Kings by five wickets in Game 41 of IPL 5 here at the MA Chidambaram Stadium on Monday night.

IPL 5: Results, Points Table

Captain Gautam Gambhir led from the front for KKR with a half century, his fourth this season.

Suresh Raina became the first batsman in IPL to cross 2,000 runs on Monday, in his 65th match.

Here are the highlights of this game.

# Kolkata won by five wickets in the last over

# Gautam Gambhir won the Man-of-the-match award but handed over to Debabrata Das for finishing the game with a four-ball 11 not out

# KKR needed 16 runs win off the final 12 balls

# Gautam Gambhir topscored in the match with 63 off 52 balls

# KKR hit two sixes and 10 boundaries

# Gambhir scored his fourth half century this season

# Kolkata scored 37/1 in first six overs

# Kolkata took 46 balls to reach their 50

# KKR took 91 balls to reach 100

# MS Dhoni won his second toss in 10 matches and elected to bat first

# Chennai made 139/5 in 20 overs

# Chennai"s first 50 came off 42 balls

# Chennai reached 100 in 93 balls

# The home team made 43/2 in the first six overs of powerplay

# Chennai welcomed back Michael Hussey

# Hussey opened batting with Faf du Plessis

# Kolkata retained the same playing XI from the previous game

# Suresh Raina was the topscorer for Chennai with 44

# Raina became the first batsman to cross 2,000 runs in IPL. He achieved the feat during his knock today. When on 35 he touched the 2,000-run mark in his 65th game

# Chennai scored two sixes and eight boundaries

# Jacques Kallis took 2/21 in his four-over spell

# Brett Lee and Sunil Narine took one wicket apiece

# Dhoni made an unbeaten 34, the second highest score of the innings


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