IPL 2011 Live Updates: Pune vs Kolkata

Kolkata players clebrate the fall of a wicket in their IPL match against Pune AFP

By CricketCountry Staff

Navi Mumbai: May 19, 2011

Yusuf Pathan joined Gautam Gambhir in the middle as Kolkata reached 74 for 2 at in 10 overs.

Pathan got down to business clattering Rahul Sharma for two consecutive boundaries. Gambhir kept the run-rate in check coming heavily on Wayne Parnell hitting two consecutive boundaries before smashing Bhuvneshwar Kumar for a boundary to fine leg after the Pune bowler had dismissed Manoj Tiwary.

Tiwary kept the runs coming from the other end smashing a odd six off Alfonso Thomas after the South African had sent back Shreevats Goswami for six.

Earlier, tight bowling on a sluggish pitch by the Kolkata bowlers saw the Pune reach 118 for 7 in their allotted 20 over during their IPL match at the DY Patil Sports Academy in Navi Mumbai.

Brief Scores: PWI 118 for 7 in 20 overs (Yuvraj Singh 24, Sourav Ganguly 18, Manish Pandey 16, Callum ferguson 16; Lakshmipathy Balaji 7 for 2, Shakib Al Hasan 2 for 16, Yusuf Pathan 2 for 23, Iqbal Abdulla 1 for 12) vs KKR 74 for 2 in 10 overs (Gautam Gambhir 40*, Manoj Tiwary 24, Shreevats Goswami 6, ; Bhuvneshwar Kumar 1 for 11, Alfonso Thomas 1 for 28)