IPL 2013 Match 56 Highlights: PW Vs KKR

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Updated: Friday, May 10, 2013, 16:36 [IST]
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Pune, May 9: Defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders kept their playoff hopes alive with an easy 46-run victory over Pune Warriors here on Thursday night in IPL 2013. This was 11th loss for Pune and they stay at the bottom of points table with 4 points in 13 games. KKR are 7th with 10 points from 13 matches. Pune were bowled out for 106 chasing 153.

Scorecard; Over-by-over runs

Earlier, captain Gautam Gambhir scored 50 to guide KKR to 152/6 in 20 overs. Ryan ten Doeschate, playing his first match of the season, was the next best after Gambhir. The right-hander made 31 off 21 balls with the help of 3 fours and 1 six. Bhuvneshwar Kumar was the most successful bowler for Pune with 3/25 in 4 overs. Mitchell Marsh took 2/7 in 2 overs. Jammu and Kashmir's offspinner Parvez Rasool, in his IPL debut today, took 1 wicket for 23 runs in 4 overs.

IPL 2013 Match 56 Highlights: PW Vs KKR

Here are the highlights

# KKR registered their 5th win in 13 games. They are at 7th with 10 points

# This was KKR's first away win in IPL 6

# Pune Warriors remain at the bottom of the table with 4 points from 13 outings

# Today's was 11th loss for Pune

# This was Pune's 8th successive defeat

# Laxmipathy Balaji took 3 wickets while Jacques Kallis, Iqbal Abdulla and Sunil Narine had 2 scalps each

# Pune hit 4 fours and 4 sixes

# Angelo Mathews hit all 4 sixes of Pune. He top scored for the team with 40 off 28 balls

# After 6 overs, Pune were 34/2

# Gautam Gambhir scored his 4th half century of IPL 6. He has an aggregate of 370 runs from 13 innings

# Gambhir made 50 off 44 balls with 6 fours

# Ryan ten Doeschate hit 31 off 21 with 3 fours and a six

# Bhuvneshwar Kumar took 3/25 in 4 overs

# Jammu and Kashmir's Parvez Rasool made his IPL debut today

# He is the first player from Jammu and Kashmir to play in IPL

# Rasool's maiden wicket was Jacques Kallis

# KKR hit 15 fours and 2 sixes

# Mitchell Marsh was excellent in his 2 overs, taking 2/7

# Yusuf Pathan's flop show continued as he was out for just 3

# Manoj Tiwary, playing his first game after the controversy, made 15 off 10 with 2 fours

# KKR were 50/1 in 6 overs. 50 came in 36 balls, 100 in 97 and 150 in 119


Story first published:  Thursday, May 9, 2013, 23:04 [IST]
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