Match: 3rd IPL -2010 Match
Date: March 13, 2010
Toss: Delhi Daredevils won the toss and elected to field first.
Result: Delhi Daredevils won by 5 wickets
Kings XI Punjab Innings
Kings XI got off to a good start, scoring 50 runs in 7.2 overs. Kings XI completed 100 runs in 12.6 overs. RS Bopara scored 56 runs off 48 balls with 7 boundaries and one sixer. I Pathan scored 21. K Sangakkara made 17 runs. Dirk Nannes and F Maharoof took two wickets each.
Sreesanth’s 15, which he made with the help of two 4s, powered the Kings XI team to cross the 140-run mark.
Kings XI set a target of 143 for Delhi Daredevils.
Delhi Daredevils Innings
Delhi Daredevils lost early wickets. The score was 47/3 after 8 overs. After 10 overs score was 61 for a loss of 3 wickets. Gautam Gambhir completed his 50 off 40 balls with 7 boundaries and went on to score 72 with a strike rate of 133.3. Karthik scored 20 runs. Sreesanth took two wickets. After the end of 15th over the score was 105/4. DD required 4 runs in the last over with six wickets remaining. Gautam Gambhir was caught out in last over.
Delhi Daredevils won the match in the final over with 5 wickets remaining.