April 25, 2009

11th match IPL 2 edition: highlights Kings XI Punjab wins first time

Preity Zinta’s Kings XI Punjab has secured the first wins in the IPL 2 edition that was against Bangalore Royal Challengers. The Durban was full of excitement because in this ground Kings XI Punjab’s Captain Yuvraj Singh hits 6 sixes from one over in inaugural ICC Twenty20 Championships. That was a big achievement for him and wining the 11th match, it is another punch from him.

Kings XI Punjab reached to the target of 168 runs remaining 6 balls. Man of the match award goes on RS Bopara on the side of Kings XI Punjab and maximum sixes awards too. He scored 84 runs for 59 balls and set the ball 9 times out of the boundary rope when 4 boundaries and 5 over-boundaries. Punjab’s bowlers YA Abdulla picked up 4 wickets just from 31 runs.


Fall of wickets of Kings XI Punjab: 1-52 (Goel, 6.4 ov), 2-92 (Sangakkara, 12.3 ov), 3-158 (Bopara, 18.1 ov)


Fall of wickets of Bangalore Royal Challengers: 1-6 (Uthappa, 1.1 ov), 2-48 (Ryder, 5.2 ov), 3-48 (Pietersen, 5.4 ov), 4-73 (Dravid, 10.3 ov), 5-134 (Kallis, 16.3 ov), 6-142 (Kohli, 17.4 ov), 7-159 (Taylor, 18.4 ov), 8-162 (Kumar, 19.1 ov), 9-162 (Pankaj Singh, 19.2 ov) 

Source: cricinfo