IPL 2013 Match 60 Highlights: KKR Vs RCB

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Updated: Sunday, May 12, 2013, 19:35 [IST]
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IPL 2013 Match 60 Highlights: KKR Vs RCB

Ranchi, May 12: It was not an easy pitch for the batsmen here in Ranch's IPL debut on Sunday evening. A low-scoring game was witnessed which went till the last over and Kolkata Knight Riders edged Royal Challengers Bangalore by 5 wickets with 4 balls to spare. KKR were chasing 116 in Match 60 of IPL 2013.

Scorecard; Over-by-over runs

Earlier, Sunil Narine took 4/22 as KKR restricted RCB to 115/9 in 20 overs. It was a difficult pitch for batting. KKR bowlers dominated the proceedings right from the start. Chris Gayle played an uncharacteristic innings of 33 off 36 ball a four and a six. It was a slow beginning from RCB and till the end they could not break free.

Here are the highlights

# KKR needed 11 runs off final 2 overs. 5 were required in the last over

# Ryan ten Doeschate hit a boundary off R Vinay Kumar on the second ball of 20th over to secure victory for KKR

# RCB have 16 points from 14 games. They have 2 more matches, both at home (May 14 Vs KXIP and May 18 Vs CSK)

# RCB have to win both of their matches or at least 1 depending on other results to make the playoffs

# KKR moved to 12 points from 14 outings

# Jacques Kallis was dropped on 3 by Abhimanyu Mithun off Ravi Rampaul

# Rampaul started off the innings with a wicket-maiden. He dismissed Manvinder Bisla off the second ball for a duck

# Rampaul had 1/17 figures in 4 overs with 1 maiden

# Kallis was the highest scorer for KKR with 41 off 45 with 4 fours

# Vinay took 2 wickets while Rampaul, Murali Kartik and Mithun had 1 scalp each

# KKR were 31/2 in 6 overs. They took 51 balls to get to 50 and 101 for 100

# Sunil Narine reclaimed the Purple Cap from Dwayne Bravo. Today, he took 4/22 in 4 overs

# Narine has 22 wickets to Bravo's 21

# Chris Gayle also got the Orange Cap back from a Chennai Super Kings player. Gayle went past Michael Hussey today

# Gayle has accumulated 603 runs now. He is the first batsman this edition to cross 600

# Laxmipathy Balaji and Jacques Kallis had two wickets apiece

# Kallis was the most economical bowler for KKR with 2/17 in 4 overs

# Gayle top scored for RCB with 33 off 36 balls with 1 four and 1 six

# RCB managed only 5 fours and 2 sixes

# After six overs, RCB were 22/1. At the end of 10 overs, they were 54/2

# In the final 5 overs, RCB scored 31 runs

# RCB lost 6 wickets for 20 runs in the end, from 95/4 to 115/9

# RCB took 57 balls to reach 50 and 102 deliveries for 100


Story first published:  Sunday, May 12, 2013, 18:18 [IST]
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