IPL: Day 26 in pictures

Gautam Gambhir, the Kolkata Knight Riders opener and captain, began the innings solidly for his team, against Kings XI Punjab. Photo: SPORTZPICS/BCCI
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Fellow opener Robin Uthappa gave Gambhir good support and himself constructed a useful knock. Photo: SPORTZPICS/BCCI
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Gambhir and Uthappa put together a partnership of 101 runs. Photo: SPORTZPICS/BCCI
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Mohit Sharma and David Miller attempted the same catch, which went down owing to the confusion. Photo: SPORTZPICS/BCCI
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Robin Uthappa eventually scored 70 before being run out, as Knight Riders scored 164 for 3 in its 20 overs. Photo: SPORTZPICS/BCCI
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Andre Russell pegged Kings XI back early in its chase by taking a couple of early wickets. Kings XI was reduced to a precarious 13 for 3 in 3.1 overs. Photo: SPORTZPICS/BCCI
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Glenn Maxwell, the cavalier middle-order batsman, mounted a fightback with a quickfire half-century. Photo: SPORTZPICS/BCCI
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Legspinner Piyush Chawla got Maxwell out for 68 off 42 balls, and despite the continuance of a late resurgence by lower middle-order batsmen, Knight Riders held its shape to eke out a seven-run win. Photo: SPORTZPICS/BCCI
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