IPL 5: Qualifier 1: Delhi Vs Kolkata Highlights

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Published: Tuesday, May 22, 2012, 22:20 [IST]
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IPL 5: Qualifier 1: DD Vs KKR Highlights

Pune, May 22: It was celebration time for Kolkata Knight Riders as they reached their first ever IPL final, beating Delhi Daredevils by 18 runs here at the Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium on Tuesday night.

[Scorecard: DD Vs KKR]

Here are the highlights of Qualifier 1.

# Delhi, chasing 163 for a win, fell short by 18 runs and finished with 144/8 in 20 overs

# Delhi will have another chance to aim for a final place as they await the winner of Eliminator match between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings

# KKR are in their first ever IPL final. The title clash is in Chennai on May 27

# Yusuf Pathan was the Man-of-the-match

# Sunil Narine took two wickets for 24 runs

# Narine bowled the final over of the match where Delhi needed 26 to win and they managed only 7

# Narine took two wickets off two balls in the last over

# Virender Sehwag and David Warner were dismissed in successive deliveries

# Delhi scored 49/2 in the first six overs of powerplay

# Delhi"s 50 came off 6.1 overs

# Delhi"s 100 took 12.4 overs

# Jacques Kallis took two wickets for 24 runs in 4 overs

# Mahela Jayawardene was the topscorer for Delhi with 40

# Delhi had three sixes and 14 fours

# KKR posted 162/4 in 20 overs

# KKR scored 63 runs for one wicket off the final five overs

# Laxmi Ratan Shukla and Yusuf Pathan"s late assault took KKR past 150

# Shukla-Pathan pair added 56 runs off final four overs

# Varun Aaron was hit for 21 runs in the final over of the KKR innings

# KKR hit 6 sixes and 14 fours

# Delhi"s left-arm spinner Pawan Negi was the most economical bowler for them with 1/18 off four overs

# Aaron was hit for 48 runs in his four overs without success

# KKR scored 48/1 in the first six overs of powerplay

# KKR"s fifty came off 6.4 overs

# Kolkata"s 100 came in 15.1 overs. The 150 was achieved in 19.4 overs

# Irfan Pathan injured right hand while bowling and was sent to hospital after he completed his spell. He split his webbing and needed stitches

# KKR captain Gautam Gambhir won the toss and elected to bat first

# KKR made one change, Laxmi Ratan Shukla came in for Manoj Tiwary

# Delhi had two changes. Virender Sehwag returned to lead the side along with Ross Taylor. Andre Russell and Unmukt Chand sat out

# In the league phase, it was 1-1 when they faced off


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