Tuesday, April 29, 2014

kkr misses their win over rr in ipl7 2014 with a whisker

It is the first match in the competition that went to the wire with both fundamental innings and the Super Over scores finishing in a tie. Rajasthan Royals were decreed victors as they hit 18 fours and a six over two innings contrasted with Kkr`s nine fours and three sixes. In the Super Over, KKR batting initially scored 11 off James Faulkner with Manish Pandey getting a six. In answer, Steve Smith demonstrated his cricketing keenness with a delicate tap off the last conveyance from Sunil Narine towards additional spread to get two runs which might have fixed the match in their support.

Having set a focus of 153 in 20 overs for KKR, the Royals bowlers kept their cool at the demise as they limited Gautam Gambhir`s men to 152 for eight in 20 overs. It was effortlessly the most energizing challenge of the UAE leg, with KKR required 12 runs off the last over played by Kane Richardson. With three to get of the last conveyance, Shakib al Hasan (29 no) could oversee just two runs as the scores were tied at 152.

This was after a wonderful penultimate over knocked down some pins by `birthday boy` Faulkner (3/11 in 2 overs) in which he got the wickets of Suryakumar Yadav (31), Robin Uthappa (0) and R Vinay Kumar (0) when they required 16 off the last two. Suryakumar cleared Watson for a six to indicator his purpose of pursuing down tthe target and it was taken after with a hurl that strove for limit through third man area as he got mathematical statement down to 28 from three overs.

Shakib al Hasan then went to his as he struck progressive limits off Kane Richardson as KKR crept towards the target. Surya`s cameo of 31 from 19 balls finished as he was agreeably pouched by Smith off Faulkner. Faulkner then rocked the bowling alley Robin Uthappa, who was rearranging over the pleat to uncover his leg-stump and got Vinay Kumar (0) off the precise next ball as four runs fell off the nineteenth over.

After a cap trap of ducks and 1 from the four diversions, Gautam Gambhir (45) looked dead set to make the most of it as he scored 45 off 44 balls with four limits. It wasn`t a familiar innings yet recognizing his structure and trust, one couldn`t flaw his exertion. He did play impressive number of spot balls yet demonstrated his aim to stay at the pleat despite even the most forboding circumstances. Gambhir demonstrated a great deal of purpose as he got his first limit of this version by cutting Richardson between point and spread. At the point when James Faulkner dropped one short, Gambhir shook once again to draw it for an one ricochet four.

Manvinder Bisla (3), playing his first match, was looking for the swinging conveyances. His experience finished when Richardson recovered one to cut and the batsman played hard at it just to offer a get to Karun Nair from the start slip. Jacques Kallis got a respite on 1 when he was gotten behind off Shane Watson however it was declared a no-ball as the bowler was discovered violating.

However Kallis in his offer to prop up the rate was holed out in the profound off leggie Pravin Tambe with Steve Smith taking a generally judged running get. Manish Pandey (19) had a decent little organization with Gambhir yet couldn`t underwrite. In the wake of hitting Tambe for a six and limit, he was carried out in by a flipper as he was struck on the cushions attached to his pleat.

Gambhir was at long last out for 45 when he attempted to labor clear Rajat Bhatia out of the recreation center yet just figured out how to discover the fielder at mid-wicket limit. Prior, Ajinkya Rahane hit a tasteful 72 as Rajasthan Royals posted a battling 152 for five on a dry pitch at the Sheik Zayed Stadium here today. While Rahane moored the innings with legitimate cricketing shots getting his runs off 59 balls, captain Watson hit a couple of hearty hits to score 33 off 24 balls as the 64 runs in 7.3 overs for the third wicket.

Rahane`s innings had six limits and a six. The way in which he paced the innings was admirable. At the point when Watson and before that Samson were pursuing the bowlers, he tied up getting those singles alongside odd limits as Royals arrived at 150 due to the Mumbai man. When he got his half-century, he opened up pulling Vinay Kumar for a six. For KKR, Shakib al Hasan (1/23) and Sunil Narine (0/28) had a respectable trip. R Vinay Kumar (2/30) was the best bowler for KKR.

Picking to bat, Karun`s (1) battle in this organization proceeded as he attempted to give his state chief Vinay the charge and saw conveyance curtailing into cut the leg safeguard. Sanju Samson (20) got four limits off Morkel in the last Powerplay over however was out in a monstrosity way. The capable Kerala youth got onto the backfoot as Shakib knocked down some pins a more full conveyance. The ball hit his cushions and moved onto the stumps.

Rahane hit a couple of fresh limits and likewise got one when a thickish edge off a climbing conveyance from Morkel flew over the slip cordon. At the point when Chawla was brought into the ambush, Rahane played a copybook clear shot to get a limit when the bowler pitched one well outside the leg-stump. The initial 10 overs handled 62 runs for the misfortune of two wickets. Captain Watson`s first huge hit was a flung one skip four off a flighted conveyance from Shakib. Rahane emulated his captain as he additionally utilized his feet to flawlessness to play the back to front flung shot over additional spread for a limit.

The watershed minute for Royals came in the fourteenth over before the second key time-out as Watson got three limits off Piyush Chawla as it yielded 17 runs taking all things together. The main was a toil compass while the second was a spread drive and the third one a lucky escape as within edge strove for a limit.

In the following over from Narine, Watson crushed him over additional spread for a limit. Rahane meanwhile finished his second 50 off the competition off 44 balls.