Indian Premier League - 26th match

Delhi Daredevils v Kings XI Punjab

Delhi Daredevils won by 29 runs

14.3

Chawla to Venugopal Rao, 1 run, swept towards short fine leg for a single to get off the mark

Delhi Daredevils 166/2   Y Venugopal Rao 1* (1b)

15.2

Kumar to Venugopal Rao, 1 run, length ball on offstump, worked off the back foot to the right of the bowler for a single

15.4

Kumar to Venugopal Rao, 1 run, length ball on offstump, worked behind point

Delhi Daredevils 179/2   Y Venugopal Rao 3* (3b)

16.3

Chawla to Venugopal Rao, 1 run, Rao gets well forward and tucks the ball towards square leg

16.5

Chawla to Venugopal Rao, 1 run, overpitched on middle and leg, whipped towards wide mid-on

Delhi Daredevils 184/3   Y Venugopal Rao 5* (5b)

17.4

Harris to Venugopal Rao, 2 runs, short of length ball on off, Rao brings out an agricultural swipe towards square leg

17.5

Harris to Venugopal Rao, no run, batsman was backing away to a full ball outside off, bottom-edge to the keeper

17.6

Harris to Venugopal Rao, SIX, Sehwag and Warner may have hit some big shots, but nothing can top this brilliant hit from Venugopal Rao, a length ball on offstump is sent rocketing straight back, into the second tier

Delhi Daredevils 197/4   Y Venugopal Rao 13* (8b 1x6)

18.3

Srivastava to Venugopal Rao, FOUR, beautiful hit from Venu, makes room and carves it over extra cover for a boundary that brings up the first 200 of the season

18.4

Srivastava to Venugopal Rao, no run, another bouncer, once more batsman makes no contact

18.5

Srivastava to Venugopal Rao, 1 run, bowler pushes the ball wide as he sees the batsman making room, batsman has to lean across to reach, get it towards deep point

Delhi Daredevils 203/4   Y Venugopal Rao 18* (11b 1x4 1x6)

19.1

Harris to Venugopal Rao, FOUR, Delhi piling on the runs, a length ball spearing down leg, Rao slams it to midwicket for four

19.2

Harris to Venugopal Rao, 5 wides, Harris looks to chase the batsman who is making room, too far down the leg, and that's some free runs for Delhi

19.2

Harris to Venugopal Rao, FOUR, Rao on fire here, a short ball on legstump, Rao stands tall and pulls that authoritatively to square leg for four

19.3

Harris to Venugopal Rao, 1 run, good response from Harris, a yorker, which Rao can just about keep out

19.6

Harris to Venugopal Rao, 1 run, ends with a low full toss on legstump, rao can't get it away, the ball dribbles to the leg side, Delhi finish on a massive 231 the third highest score in IPL history

Delhi Daredevils 231/4   Y Venugopal Rao 28* (15b 3x4 1x6)
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Photos

Apr 23, 2011

Shaun Marsh scores through the off side, Delhi Daredevils v Kings XI Punjab, IPL 2011, Delhi, April 23, 2011

Shaun Marsh scores through the off side

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Apr 23, 2011

Virender Sehwag is pleased after taking a catch to dismiss Dinesh Karthik, Delhi Daredevils v Kings XI Punjab, IPL 2011, Delhi, April 23, 2011

Virender Sehwag is pleased after taking a catch to dismiss Dinesh Karthik

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