Indian Premier League - 15th match

Deccan Chargers v Kings XI Punjab

Kings XI Punjab won by 8 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)

0.3

Kumar to Dhawan, 2 runs, with the left-hander on strike, PK gets the ball to move away from him as well from a length, he pushes it just past extra cover

0.4

Kumar to Dhawan, no run, bowls this one fuller and gets it to move away in the air, he cautiously pushes it away

0.5

Kumar to Dhawan, 1 run, lovely delivery, angled in from round the stumps, pitches off and zips away, hangs back, covers for the movement, and guides it to third man

Deccan Chargers 8/0   S Dhawan 3* (3b)

1.2

Harris to Dhawan, no run, 138.2 kph another full one just outside off he pushes it away to point

1.3

Harris to Dhawan, no run, comes forward this time to a length ball going across him and pushes it, but cover dives to his right to stop it

1.4

Harris to Dhawan, 2 runs, slightly fuller and angled across, he gets it past cover this time but he manages to slow it down as he gets a hand to it

1.5

Harris to Dhawan, 1 run, gives him the short one, climbs quickly on to him, he goes for the pull half-heartedly and the ball loops away wide of midwicket

Deccan Chargers 13/0   S Dhawan 6* (7b)

2.1

Kumar to Dhawan, no run, moves away from round the wicket, he gets forward and defends around off

2.2

Kumar to Dhawan, no run, another one zipping away off the seam from a length on middle, he pushes it back to PK

2.3

Kumar to Dhawan, 1 run, bowls one full across the left-hander who drives hard but cannot time it past extra cover

Deccan Chargers 14/1   S Dhawan 7* (10b)

3.1

Harris to Dhawan, no run, stays in the crease and eases one that is angled across to cover

3.2

Harris to Dhawan, FOUR, looks to punch a short of a length ball from the crease, gets an inside edge that beats Gilchrist, maybe five years ago, Gilly would have got to it, too quick for him now

3.3

Harris to Dhawan, 1 run, gets nicely behind this one and pushes it away towards covers

3.5

Harris to Dhawan, FOUR, this time gives him lots of width outside off, and Shikhar goes hard at it, and gets the cut between cover and point

3.6

Harris to Dhawan, no run, played back to the bowler

Deccan Chargers 28/1   S Dhawan 16* (15b 2x4)

4.2

Kumar to Dhawan, 1 run, this time Dhawan gets the quick run, gets forward, pushes wide of Dinesh at mid off and rushes across

Deccan Chargers 30/1   S Dhawan 17* (16b 2x4)

5.1

McLaren to Dhawan, 1 leg bye, lovely ball first up, swinging in to the pads, hits him there on the full, not given, maybe going down leg

5.6

McLaren to Dhawan, FOUR, now it is Dhawan, McLaren goes fullish on the pads again, Shikhar shuffles and goes in front of square leg with the wristy flick, there is man at deep square leg, he runs across but it is too quick for him

Deccan Chargers 48/1   S Dhawan 21* (18b 3x4)

6.2

Malik to Dhawan, no run, slanted across full, he comes forward and smashes it, but there is a man at short extra cover and it goes right to him

6.3

Malik to Dhawan, 1 run, goes hard again at one that is pitched wider outside off, and gets it away to sweeper cover

6.6

Malik to Dhawan, 1 run, gets away with one short down leg, Dhawan swivels and pulls hard, but straight to fine leg

Deccan Chargers 52/1   S Dhawan 23* (21b 3x4)

7.1

McLaren to Dhawan, 1 run, swings hard at one that is wide outside off, gets it off the inner half wide of mid on, and has to dive in as the throw comes in

7.5

McLaren to Dhawan, FOUR, pulled away through midwicket, short ball and Shikhar gets on top of it, swinging on one leg and dismissing it to the boundary

7.6

McLaren to Dhawan, 1 run, slapped hard off the front foot to long off

Deccan Chargers 61/1   S Dhawan 29* (24b 4x4)

8.1

Malik to Dhawan, 1 leg bye, misses the clip off the pads, but Sanga is alert and pushes Dhawan for the run

8.3

Malik to Dhawan, SIX, Shikhar goes big over midwicket, it was fuller around the off stump, and he swung it over the boundary

8.4

Malik to Dhawan, 1 run, low full toss around off stump, he pushes it down to long off

8.6

Malik to Dhawan, no run, comes forward and looks to drive a length ball but it is too close to him and he checks the shot to extra cover

Deccan Chargers 71/1   S Dhawan 36* (28b 4x4 1x6)

9.3

Nayar to Dhawan, 1 run, 109.4 kph, he comes forward and eases it down to long off

9.6

Nayar to Dhawan, 1 run, tries the sweep from outside off, on the bounce to deep square leg

Deccan Chargers 81/1   S Dhawan 38* (30b 4x4 1x6)

10.1

Chawla to Dhawan, FOUR, first ball he brings out the reverse sweep, flat leg break outside off and Shikhar beats a diving point with the shot

10.2

Chawla to Dhawan, 1 run, the wrong 'un, he reads it off the pitch as it is a touch short and punches it to long off

10.4

Chawla to Dhawan, 1 run, tosses this one up, but Shikhar drives with the turn to long on

Deccan Chargers 88/1   S Dhawan 44* (33b 5x4 1x6)

11.2

Valthaty to Dhawan, 1 run, driven down the ground to long off

11.4

Valthaty to Dhawan, no run, played away close to the wicket

11.5

Valthaty to Dhawan, OUT, well, well, when it goes your way, it goes all the way, a foot outside leg stump, and he sweeps it straight to short fine leg

S Dhawan c Sunny Singh b Valthaty 45 (36b 5x4 1x6) SR: 125.00

Deccan Chargers 91/3   S Dhawan 45 (36b 5x4 1x6)
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Photos

Apr 16, 2011

Kumar Sangakkara congratulates Dinesh Karthik on Punjab's win, Deccan Chargers v Kings XI Punjab, April 16, 2011

Kumar Sangakkara congratulates Dinesh Karthik on Punjab's win

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Apr 16, 2011

Adam Gilchrist made a quick half-century, Deccan Chargers v Kings XI Punjab, April 16, 2011

Adam Gilchrist made a quick half-century

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