Indian Premier League, 27th match: Deccan Chargers v Mumbai Indians at Hyderabad (Deccan), Apr 24, 2011
Mumbai Indians won by 37 runs
24 April 2011 - day/night match (20-over match)

Mishra to Jacobs, FOUR, Davy gets the reverse paddle away, it was full outside off, nice length for that shot, he went down on the knee and helped it past short third man with those powerful wrists

Mumbai Indians 6/0   DJ Jacobs 5* (3b 1x4)   A Mishra 0.5-0-6-0

Steyn to Tendulkar, FOUR, and right away, Sachin walks across and two steps outside the crease, takes a length ball from just outside off and whips it in front of square leg, it flies off the middle of the bat

Mumbai Indians 10/0   SR Tendulkar 5* (3b 1x4)   DW Steyn 0.1-0-4-0

Steyn to Tendulkar, FOUR, another boundary, but past the keeper and to the fine leg boundary, Sachin saw this one dropped back of a length and went for the forcing cut, got a bottom edge that easily beat the keeper

Mumbai Indians 14/0   SR Tendulkar 9* (5b 2x4)   DW Steyn 0.3-0-8-0

Sharma to Jacobs, FOUR, he has been corking up those wrists to do exactly this, gets a length ball around off and uncorks the wrists to hammers it between extra cover and mid off

Mumbai Indians 31/0   DJ Jacobs 17* (13b 2x4 1x6)   I Sharma 0.4-0-6-0

Sharma to Jacobs, FOUR, now Ishant pitches a bit short, Davy takes him on with the charge and swing-pulls him to the deep backward square leg boundary

Mumbai Indians 35/0   DJ Jacobs 21* (14b 3x4 1x6)   I Sharma 0.5-0-10-0

Christian to Jacobs, FOUR, very full from Dan, almost yorker length, but super work from Davy, makes a lot of room outside leg, and brings down bat just in time to squeeze the ball past point

Mumbai Indians 42/0   DJ Jacobs 27* (17b 4x4 1x6)   DT Christian 0.4-0-6-0

Christian to Jacobs, FOUR, full toss from Dan, Davy meets a step outside the crease and bashes it past the non-striker's stumps, and just over the umpire, Mumbai are running away at the moment

Mumbai Indians 46/0   DJ Jacobs 31* (18b 5x4 1x6)   DT Christian 0.5-0-10-0

Sharma to Tendulkar, FOUR, whipped away off the pads in the air, and fine leg had no chance, waited for it to angle in and sent it flying with a wristly whip and a big followthrough

Mumbai Indians 51/1   SR Tendulkar 19* (13b 3x4)   I Sharma 1.3-0-15-1

Sharma to Tendulkar, FOUR, another one, this one over extra cover, takes a step out and lofts a length ball over the infield, Sachin has taken over from where Davy left

Mumbai Indians 55/1   SR Tendulkar 23* (14b 4x4)   I Sharma 1.4-0-19-1

Ojha to Sharma, FOUR, this time Rohit gets one away, lunges forward for the slog sweep and gets it in front of square leg for a boundary

Mumbai Indians 83/4   RG Sharma 8* (12b 1x4)   PP Ojha 3.3-0-25-1

Christian to Symonds, FOUR, swat! Symonds brings out the tennis forehand, comes down the track, takes on a short one and forehands it with lots of brute power way over mid off

Mumbai Indians 93/4   A Symonds 11* (12b 1x4)   DT Christian 2.2-0-21-0

Sharma to Sharma, FOUR, Rohit swivels and splits the field on the leg side boundary with a pull that beats the man diving in from deep mdidwicket

Mumbai Indians 106/4   RG Sharma 20* (22b 2x4)   I Sharma 2.1-0-24-1

Sharma to Sharma, FOUR, another one angled in, but this one is short, allows Rohit, who was already outside leg, to help it on its way fine, one hand came off the bat but he only needed to some bat on it, which he did

Mumbai Indians 112/4   RG Sharma 25* (24b 3x4)   I Sharma 2.4-0-29-1

Steyn to Sharma, FOUR, smart work, Rohit shuffles across to a slower one, gets outside off and helps it over short fine leg, ends up on a leg himself

Mumbai Indians 121/4   RG Sharma 30* (26b 4x4)   DW Steyn 2.4-0-20-0

Sharma to Symonds, FOUR, Symonds gets the full toss away this time, makes room and dismisses it wide of sweeper cover, when he middles them, the field need not move

Mumbai Indians 129/4   A Symonds 26* (23b 2x4)   I Sharma 3.2-0-36-1

Steyn to Symonds, FOUR, hammered! Symonds stands in the crease and muscles a short of a length ball over extra cover, gets front leg out of the way and tonks it to the boundary

Mumbai Indians 136/4   A Symonds 32* (27b 3x4)   DW Steyn 3.1-0-27-0

Steyn to Symonds, FOUR, Steyn is being taken apart, again Symonds gets outside leg, this one is just short of a length, enough room for Symonds to punch it past extra cover, more timing than muscle power on this one, the result is the same

Mumbai Indians 148/4   A Symonds 44* (30b 4x4 1x6)   DW Steyn 3.4-0-39-0

Christian to Sharma, FOUR, now he does a Symonds, Dan tries the yorker, but misses by the narrowest of margins, rohit transfers the weight on back foot at the right moment, and muscles it straight back at the bowler, who is floored on the ground with the force of the hit, and the ball splits long on and long off perfectly, 24 in the last over, Mumbai have surged to 172

Mumbai Indians 172/4   RG Sharma 56* (34b 5x4 3x6)   DT Christian 4-0-48-0





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