(Highlights) IPL 19 May 2011: Kolkata Knight Riders Vs Pune Warriors India
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(Highlights) IPL 19 May 2011: Kolkata Knight Riders Vs Pune Warriors India

Navi Mumbai : India | May 20, 2011 at 12:59 AM PDT
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(Highlights) IPL 19 May 2011: Kolkata Knight Riders Vs Pune Warriors India

Watch the full highlights here. Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) won the 65th T20 match of IPL season 4, defeating Pune Warriors India (PWI) by 7 wickets. KKR won the toss and elected to field first at Dr DY Patil Sports Academy in Navi Mumbai on May 19, 2011. The Sahara Pune Warriors made 118/7 in 20 overs.

Yuvraj Singh (24 off 26 balls) was the highest scorer, followed by Sachin Rana (18 off 16 balls), Sourav Ganguly (18 off 22 balls), Manish Pandey (16 off 12 balls) and Callum Ferguson (16 off 19 balls). Ganguly hit 1 six in his innings. Yusuf Pathan, Shakib Al Hasan and Laxmipathy Balaji picked up 2 wickets each for KKR. Iqbal Abdulla took 1 wicket.

Chasing 119 to win, KKR easily reach the target in 16.4 overs (119/3). Skipper Gautam Gambhir played a superb unbeaten innings of 54 off 46 balls. Yusuf Pathan (29 off 25 balls) and Manoj Tiwary (24 off 24 balls) also helped KKR to win the match. Pathan hit 1 six and 3 fours in his innings. Gambhir punched 7 fours. Tiwary smashed 1 six and 1 four in his innings. Alfonso Thomas, Wayne Parnell and Bhuvneshwar Kumar took 1 wicket each for PWI. Yusuf Pathan won Man of The Match trophy for his superb all round performance.

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Pijush Mitra is based in Kolkata, Bangla, India, and is a Reporter on Allvoices.
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