IPL 2013 Match 65 Highlights: KKR Vs PW

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Updated: Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 19:53 [IST]
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Ranchi, May 15: Yusuf Pathan was given out for obstructing and that proved to be the turning point. With his exit, Kolkata Knight Riders' hopes were dashed and Pune Warriors held their nerve to win by 7 runs in Match 65 of IPL 2013 here at JSCA International Stadium on Wednesday evening. With this defeat, defending champions KKR were knocked out of the tournament. KKR failed to chase 171.

Scorecard; Over-by-over runs

Manish Pandey, captain Aaron Finch and Yuvraj Singh helped Pune Warriors post 170/4 in 20 overs. Pandey, who had struggled to score big entire season, has come good in closing stages of the tournament. His third IPL half century was the highlight of Pune's innings. Finch (48) and Robin Uthappa (25) yet again gave a decent start for Pune. Yuvraj Singh scored a 20-ball 30. In reply, KKR were kept to 163/7 in 20 overs.

IPL 2013 Match 65 Highlights: KKR Vs PW

Here are the highlights

# Yusuf Pathan became the first batsman in IPL history to be given out for obstructing the field

# A well-set Pathan was taking KKR to victory when he decided to kick the ball on way to taking a tight single off Wayne Parnell. PW were quick to appeal and third umpire Vineet Kulkarni confirmed that Pathan deliberately kicked the ball after watching several replays

# Also replays suggested that Parnell tried to hold Pathan back as he went for a run. All this happened on the 5th ball of the 18th over

# When Pathan was out, KKR needed 23 off 13 balls

# In the final over, KKR required 18 to win but could score only 10

# Pathan made 72 off 44 with 8 fours and 2 sixes. This was Pathan's first half century for KKR

# At the end of 6 overs, KKR were in trouble at 33/3

# KKR hit 15 fours and 3 sixes

# KKR's 50 came in 44, 100 in 73 and 150 in 109 deliveries

# This was PW's first win exactly after 1 month. They had beaten Chennai Super Kings on April 15 and after 9 successive losses they have managed a victory

# The defeat today knocked KKR out of IPL. They are out of playoffs' race

# This was 3rd win in 15 games for PW. They remain at last in the points table

# KKR are with 12 points from 15 matches. They are at 7th

# Manish Pandey scored his 3rd IPL half century. He reached his 50 in 40 balls

# Pandey was run out for 66 in the final over of the innings. His 66 came off 47 balls with 8 fours and 1 six

# In one of the overs, Pandey hit Jacques Kallis for 3 consecutive boundaries

# Pandey and Yuvraj Singh had a 65-run partnership for the 3rd wicket in 6.4 overs

# Yuvraj made a 20-ball 30 and was out of the final ball of innings. He hit 3 sixes

# PW hit 11 fours and 9 sixes

# After 6 overs, PW were 42/1

# In 10 overs, PW had scored 72/1

# By the end of 15 overs, PW reachd 112/2

# PW's 50 came in 48 balls and 100 in 87. 150 in 111 deliveries

# Laxmipathy Balaji, Sachithra Senanayake and Kallis took 1 wicket apiece

# Kallis was expensive in his 4 overs, 1/48

# Robin Uthappa, during his knock of 25 today, crossed 400 runs for the season. He was the first PW batsman in IPL 6 to do so. He is on 410 runs

# Soon, captain Aaron Finch joined Uthappa in the 400-run club. Finch has 404

# Finch made 48 off 32 balls (2x4, 3x6)

# PW made 4 changes for today's game. Ali Murtaza, Ishwar Pandey, Raiphi Gomez and Luke Wright came in

# KKR were unchanged from last game


Story first published:  Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 17:31 [IST]
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