Indian Premier League - 14th match

Chennai Super Kings v Royal Challengers Bangalore

Chennai Super Kings won by 21 runs

11.2

Kohli to Dhoni, 1 run, gets off the mark right away, pushing one to sweeper-cover

11.5

Kohli to Dhoni, 2 runs, nicely done, placed with soft hands into the on side, and sprints back for two

11.6

Kohli to Dhoni, 2 runs, pushes at this one in front of his body, did the ball stop a touch too? However, the ball chips inches above extra cover, and Dhoni takes another couple

Chennai Super Kings 104/2   MS Dhoni 5* (3b)

12.2

Vettori to Dhoni, no run, shortish, bludgeoned away straight to extra cover

12.3

Vettori to Dhoni, no run, charges at him, and ends up yorking himself

12.4

Vettori to Dhoni, no run, slower through the air this time, Dhoni has too long to wait, and loses his shape as he looks to power this down the ground. Dot ball again

12.5

Vettori to Dhoni, 1 run, pushed wide of Vettori, who would have saved it had Hussey not been in his way. However, the non-striker was not out of line in being where he was

Chennai Super Kings 106/2   MS Dhoni 6* (7b)

13.2

Kohli to Dhoni, 1 run, played down to long-off for one

13.4

Kohli to Dhoni, 1 run, short of a length, around off, pushed down to long-off

Chennai Super Kings 111/2   MS Dhoni 8* (9b)

14.2

Vettori to Dhoni, 1 run, hit powerfully but straight down to long-on

14.4

Vettori to Dhoni, 1 run, stays back to push a flat delivery down the ground

Chennai Super Kings 116/2   MS Dhoni 10* (11b)

15.1

Kohli to Dhoni, 1 run, forces this into the covers for one

15.3

Kohli to Dhoni, 1 run, almost gets a wicket off a thigh-high full toss. Dhoni gives it his all, and ends up slicing it towards long-off, but it falls just short

Chennai Super Kings 129/2   MS Dhoni 12* (13b)

16.1

Khan to Dhoni, FOUR, slower bouncer, Dhoni, his India captain, is waiting. And not the smartest delivery when third man is up. Dhoni guides it over the man

16.2

Khan to Dhoni, SIX, watch out sight screen operators! One of the flattest sixes you will see. Length ball all right, but Dhoni has given it some whack straight over the umpire's head

16.3

Khan to Dhoni, OUT, Zak gets his own back. Goes round the wicket, angles it in, gets it to hold its line the slightest bit, thus getting the slight outside edge from Dhoni, who walks. rarely does Zaheer not have the final word

MS Dhoni c †de Villiers b Khan 22 (16b 1x4 1x6) SR: 137.50

Chennai Super Kings 147/3   MS Dhoni 22 (16b 1x4 1x6)
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RCB won by 43 runs
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RCB won by 8 wickets (with 12 balls remaining)
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Photos

Apr 16, 2011

Virat Kohli watches MS Dhoni take a run, Chennai Super Kings v Royal Challengers Bangalore, IPL 2011, Chennai,  April 16, 2011

Virat Kohli watches MS Dhoni take a run

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Apr 16, 2011

M Vijay celebrates taking a catch to dismiss Cheteshwar Pujara, Chennai Super Kings v Royal Challengers Bangalore, Chennai, April 16, 2011

M Vijay celebrates taking a catch to dismiss Cheteshwar Pujara

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