23 May 2012

McCullum helps Kolkata into IPL grand final

5:44 pm on 23 May 2012

The New Zealand batsman Brendan McCullum has helped the Kolkata Knight Riders qualify for their first ever Indian Premier League cricket final.

McCullum scored 31 opening the innings as Kolkata made 162. They then restricted the Delhi Daredevils to 144 with Ross Taylor making 11.

Delhi have another chance to qualify for the final when they take on either Chennai or Mumbai in a second qualifying match.