Indian Premier League - 7th match

Rajasthan Royals v Delhi Daredevils

Rajasthan Royals won by 6 wickets (with 9 balls remaining)

7.4

Warne to Venugopal Rao, no run, Another one? Big appeal for catch by the keeper. It was a lovely leg break. Stunning delivery. it drifted in towards the leg stump, gripped, and spun sharply past the defensive poke. no edge.

7.5

Warne to Venugopal Rao, 2 runs, When in doubt, sweep. Venu gets two runs for the effort

7.6

Warne to Venugopal Rao, no run, slower, on the off stump line, defended to the off

Delhi Daredevils 38/4   Y Venugopal Rao 2* (3b)

8.3

Botha to Venugopal Rao, no run, turns in from outside off, pushed back to the bowler

8.4

Botha to Venugopal Rao, no run, quicker, skids on, jabbed to short fine-leg

8.5

Botha to Venugopal Rao, 1 run, moves down the track and on drives to long-on

Delhi Daredevils 40/4   Y Venugopal Rao 3* (6b)

9.3

Warne to Venugopal Rao, no run, gets well forward to nudge this to backward square-leg

9.4

Warne to Venugopal Rao, no run, sweeps this but cant beat Botha at backward square-leg

9.5

Warne to Venugopal Rao, no run, ah! loverly! It was slightly short in length to beat the sweep and Venu goes back to defend but is beaten by the amount of turn

9.6

Warne to Venugopal Rao, 1 leg bye, follows that with a really full one outside off, Venu tries to stab it away in some panic

Delhi Daredevils 43/4   Y Venugopal Rao 3* (10b)

10.1

Botha to Venugopal Rao, no run, turns in from outside off, pushed to straightish midwicket

10.2

Botha to Venugopal Rao, 1 run, on the leg stump line, worked past square-leg

10.4

Botha to Venugopal Rao, SIX, rushes down the track and smashes this delivery over long-on boundary. The back foot was lifted in the air at the point of impact

10.5

Botha to Venugopal Rao, 2 runs, gets back this time to cut it to deep point

10.6

Botha to Venugopal Rao, 1 run, around the off stump line, eased through the on side for a single

Delhi Daredevils 54/4   Y Venugopal Rao 13* (15b 1x6)

11.1

Warne to Venugopal Rao, no run, the skidder on the off stump line, jabbed away to the off

11.2

Warne to Venugopal Rao, FOUR, on a length around off and Venu lunges out to unfurl a powerful sweep shot. Smack

11.3

Warne to Venugopal Rao, no run, slower, leg break on the off stump line, defended to the off

11.4

Warne to Venugopal Rao, 2 runs, lot more slower, on a length on the middle, eased towards long-on

11.5

Warne to Venugopal Rao, 2 runs, drifts this full around leg stump line and Venu plays the paddle sweep

11.6

Warne to Venugopal Rao, no run, flattish, quickish leg break and Venu leans well forward to defend

Delhi Daredevils 62/4   Y Venugopal Rao 21* (21b 1x4 1x6)

12.3

Trivedi to Venugopal Rao, 1 run, short in length, on the middle, pushed to mid-on region for a single

12.6

Trivedi to Venugopal Rao, 1 run, goes for the pull but mistimes it completely,, the ball rolls behind square-leg

Delhi Daredevils 70/4   Y Venugopal Rao 23* (23b 1x4 1x6)

13.1

Singh to Venugopal Rao, 1 run, full in length on the middle, on driven to long-on

13.3

Singh to Venugopal Rao, no run, cuts in from outside off stump, pushed out to cover

13.4

Singh to Venugopal Rao, no run, cuts in to middle, worked to midwicket

13.5

Singh to Venugopal Rao, no run, shoves this in the air but it falls short of point

13.6

Singh to Venugopal Rao, FOUR, goes for the yorker, ends up a inswinging full toss and Venu plays a lovely whippy on drive to midwicket boundary

Delhi Daredevils 76/4   Y Venugopal Rao 28* (28b 2x4 1x6)

14.2

Botha to Venugopal Rao, 1 run, gets down the track to ease this to long-on

14.6

Botha to Venugopal Rao, SIX, Venu sashays down the track and swings this from around off to the midwicket boundary. Up up and over.

Delhi Daredevils 89/4   Y Venugopal Rao 35* (30b 2x4 2x6)

16.6

Warne to Venugopal Rao, 1 run, goes down the track, takes it on the full but hits it straight down to long-off

Delhi Daredevils 112/4   Y Venugopal Rao 36* (31b 2x4 2x6)

17.1

Singh to Venugopal Rao, 2 runs, goes for the pull but the ball climbs on him and he mistimes it. Safe, though, as it clears midwicket

17.2

Singh to Venugopal Rao, FOUR, the slower one , full and outside off, sliced away like ajay jadeja. Over backward point

17.3

Singh to Venugopal Rao, 1 leg bye, another slower one and this one skids across down to the leg side and hits the pad outside leg stump., Venu was going for the slog across the line

17.5

Singh to Venugopal Rao, no run, More slower ones. more mishits. Venu inside edges this along the ground to the keeper

17.6

Singh to Venugopal Rao, FOUR, Tries yet another slower one .. too many i guess and Venu wallops this over extra cover. Lovely swing of the bat

Delhi Daredevils 123/5   Y Venugopal Rao 46* (36b 4x4 2x6)

18.3

Trivedi to Venugopal Rao, SIX, 50 for Venu Supah knock this. And super shot this. He read the slower one and swung it over long-off

18.4

Trivedi to Venugopal Rao, SIX, This is even better. Flamboyant six over extra cover. Ala raman Lamba. It was a full delivery outside off and Venu has smashed it over the extra cover boundary.

18.5

Trivedi to Venugopal Rao, 1 wide, this slower one slips down the leg side for a wide

18.5

Trivedi to Venugopal Rao, 2 runs, Super blow and neat stop from Taylor. It was swung away in style to left of deep midwicket where Taylor charged across, lunged out and put his left hand out to push the ball back into field of play

18.6

Trivedi to Venugopal Rao, OUT, tries to heave this slower one but can't clear Shane warne at deepish midwicket. Fine responsible knock from Venu who has pulled Delhi out of trouble.

Y Venugopal Rao c Warne b Trivedi 60 (40b 4x4 4x6) SR: 150.00

Delhi Daredevils 139/6   Y Venugopal Rao 60 (40b 4x4 4x6)
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Apr 12, 2011

Ashok Menaria scored 22 off 15 balls, Rajasthan Royals v Delhi Daredevils, IPL 2011, Jaipur, April 12, 2011

Ashok Menaria scored 22 off 15 balls

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Apr 12, 2011

Virender Sehwag during Delhi's loss to Rajasthan, Rajasthan Royals v Delhi Daredevils, IPL 2011, Jaipur, April 12, 2011

Virender Sehwag during Delhi's loss to Rajasthan

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