Kings XI beat Deccan Chargers by seven wickets

May 2nd, 2008 - 1:13 am ICT by admin  

Hyderabad, May 1 (IANS) Kings XI Punjab defeated Deccan Chargers comprehensively by seven wickets in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium here Thursday night. Debutant Shaun Marsh (84 not out off 62 balls) and Mahela Jayavardena (45 not out from 23 balls) shared an unbeaten 81-run partnership to register Kings XI’s third victory in the Twenty20 tournament.

Earlier, Rohit Sharma hammered an unbeaten 42-ball 76 to help Deccan Chargers post a modest total of 164 for eight.

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