IPL

Punjab too good for Deccan

2012-05-08 20:45
Mandeep Singh (AP)

Hyderabad - The Kings XI Punjab have defeated the the Deccan Chargers by 25 runs in their Indian Premier League match at the Rajiv Gandhi Stadium here on Tuesday.

In-form Punjab opener Mandeep Singh scored 75 off 48 balls, hitting three sixes and eight fours as his team posted a formidable 170-5 and then restricted Deccan to 145-8.

Punjab captain David Hussey struck two crucial blows in the 11th over of Deccan's innings, dismissing Australian compatriots Daniel Harris for 30 and Cameron White for 8 as Deccan slipped from 70-2 to 71-4 in the space of four deliveries.

Punjab are fifth with six wins and six losses from 12 games, while Deccan are last and out of contention with two wins, nine losses and one no-result from 12 games.

Scores:

Kings XI Punjab 170-5 (Mandeep Singh 75, David Miller 28 not out, Ashish Reddy 2-39) def. Deccan Chargers 145-8 (Daniel Harris 30; David Hussey 2-2, Praveen Kumar 2-15, Parvinder Awana 2-27).

Read more on:    ipl  |  cricket
NEXT ON SPORT24X

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
1 comment
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining
Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

Vote

Which franchise will you be supporting in this year's Indian Premier League?

 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
Featured Blog

Dave ask if you would like to meet your local sports heroes and stand the chance to win prizes to the value of over R40 000.

Latest blogs
 

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

Newsletters Sign up for the Morning Glory, Super 15 and Soccer newsletters

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

Mobile Sport24 on your mobile phone - WAP, alerts, downloads, services

Forum Have your Say on Sport24's brand new Forum!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

iPhone Latest Sport24 news on your iPhone

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

Blogs Yes your opinion counts. Get it out there

 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.