IPL 2013 Match 20 Highlights: KXIP Vs KKR

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Updated: Wednesday, April 17, 2013, 13:22 [IST]
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Mohali, Apr 16: Sunil Narine's hat-trick went in vain as Kings XI Punjab stunned defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders by four runs in yet another last-ball finish in IPL 2013 here on Tuesday.


Chasing 158, KKR batsmen faltered barring captain Gautam Gambhir and Eoin Morgan. Manpreet Gony dazzled with an all-round performance (42 and 1/18). Praveen Kumar and Azhar Mahmood were also excellent with the ball.

IPL 2013 Game 20 Highlights: KXIP Vs KKR

Here are the highlights of the match.

# KKR needed 11 runs off the final 6 balls bowled by Praveen Kumar and it came down to 5 off last ball

# Yusuf Pathan was at the crease in the final over but was dismissed on the second ball

# With 8 needed off 4 balls and two wickets remaining, KKR were kept to 153/9 in 20 overs

# Praveen finished with 2/26 in four overs while Mahmood took 3/21 in four

# Manpreet Gony was the most economical bowler with 1/18 in four overs

# KKR had a disastrous start with Manvinder Bisla out for duck on the first ball of the innings to Praveen

# KKR's chase was further dented when Jacques Kallis was out and it was 1/2 in 1.2 overs

# Gautam Gambhir topscored for KKR with a 39-ball 60

# Eoin Morgan made 47

# KKR hit 17 fours and two sixes

# Sunil Narine dismissed David Hussey, Azhar Mahmood and Gurkeerat Singh in the 15th over to claim a hat-trick

# Narine took the three wickets off fourth, fifth and sixth balls of the over

# Hussey was caught behind the wicket by Bisla while Mahmood was caught and bowled by Narine. Gurkeert was bowled. KXIP's score was 99 when Narine struck thrice

# Narine's hat-trick was the 10th in IPL history. Overall he is the 8th bowler to achieve the feat

# Narine finished with 3/33 in four overs

# Gony scored at a strike of 233.33 for his 42 runs in 18. He hit 4 boundaries and 3 sixes

# Thanks to Gony's knock, KXIP reached 157/9 in 20 overs. This was their best score so far in IPL 6

# Jacques Kallis too took three wickets for 24 runs in 4 overs

# Kallis completed 50 wickets in IPL career

# Sachithra Senanayake had 2/28 in 4 overs

# KXIP scored 30 runs in final two overs

# KXIP were 35/1 after six over. 50 came in 46 balls while 100 was achieved in 91 deliveries. 150 came in 114 balls

# Young Mandeep Singh struck 41 off 30 with six fours


Story first published:  Tuesday, April 16, 2013, 17:50 [IST]
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