Deccan Chargers vs Kings XI Punjab (The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg)
Kings XI Punjab won a match by just 1 run in IPL 2009 against Deccan Chargers. It was another exciting match in IPL 2009. Kings XI Punjab batted first in the match and scored a below-par 134-7. Kumar Sangakkara (56) hit a half-century but no other batsman could bat very well. Batting second, Rohit Shama scored 42 runs for Deccan Charges while opener Herschelle Gibbs made 26 runs.
Deccan Chargers were 131-8 before the penultimate delivery and needed a four off the final delivery to win. Irfan Pathan managed to win the match for Kings XI Punjab as Ryan Harris could only score 2 runs on the final ball. As a result, Kings XI Punjab won the match by 1 run. Yuvraj Singh took a hat-trick in the match and was awarded the man of the match award.