IPL 2011 Live Updates: Kolkata vs Rajasthan

By CricketCountry Staff

 

Kolkata: Apr 17, 2011

 

Gautam Gambhir held Kolkata innings together and is batting on 30 off 33 balls. Kolkata reached 64 for 2 in 13 overs, and need a further 18 runs to win from 42 balls with eight wickets in hand.

 

Shane Warne dismissed Manvinder Bisla in the seventh over, after he added 31 runs with Gambhir for the second wicket. Bisla was caught by Abhishek Raut, who pulled off a fine catch at mid-wicket.

 

Gambhir and Bisla batted cautiously the early dismissal of Jacques Kallis in their chase of 82. Kallis, trying to pull a short delivery off Shaun Tait, was caught for 0 by Ross Taylor.

 

Earlier, Lakshmipathy Balaji scalped three wickets for 15 and and Shakib Al Hasan claimed two wickets for 21 as Rajasthan Royals were bowled out for 81 in 15.1 overs by Kolkata Knight Riders.

 

Brief Scores: RR 81 all out in 15.1 overs RR (Ashok Menaria 21; Lakshmipathy Balaji 3 for 15, Shakib Al Hasan 2 for 21, Yusuf Pathan 1 for 11, Iqbal Abdulla 1 for 18) vs KKR 64 for 2 in 13 overs (Gautam Gambhir 30*, Shaun Tait 1 for 9, Shane Warne 1 for 17) 

 

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