Friday, April 18, 2008

Brendon McCullum's innings : IPL first match

Match1, IPL : Bangalore Royal Challengers v Kolkata Knight Riders
Played at: M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore, on 18 April 2008 - day/night (20-over match)
Result: Kolkata Knight Riders won by 140 runs. Scorecard

Solid Performance
: BB McCullum(Kolkata) 158 (73 balls,10x4,13x6)
This is the present highest individual score in T20. Previous highest Cameron White 141* (vs Worcs). Also the 13 sixes blasted by McCullum became the highest number of sixes in T20 match (previous 10 sixes by Chris Gayle against South Africa in T20 WC first match)

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Note: I am lucky enough to witness this match in Bangalore yesterday night.

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