Indian Premier League - 39th match

Chennai Super Kings v Deccan Chargers

Chennai Super Kings won by 19 runs

0.2

Duminy to Hussey, 1 run, turn for JP, tossed up and going away from Hussey who gets to the pitch, guides it with soft hands towards point

Chennai Super Kings 3/0   MEK Hussey 1* (1b)

1.3

Christian to Hussey, 1 run, gets lot of width outside off stump, and guides it past point towards third man

Chennai Super Kings 6/0   MEK Hussey 2* (2b)

2.1

Sharma to Hussey, no run, back of a length around middle and off, stabbed away towards point

2.2

Sharma to Hussey, FOUR, Hussey gets away, Ishant gets appreciable bounce from short of a length, he looks to dab it fine, there is a huge gap between Sanga and wide slip, and the ball keeps going away from Sanga who puts in the dive to no avail

2.3

Sharma to Hussey, 2 runs, the ball seems to be coming on much better at Ishant;s pace, Hussey uses it to push a length ball past point

2.4

Sharma to Hussey, 1 run, tries to cramp him for room with a shortish ball close to the body, but Hussey hangs back and chops it away to third man

Chennai Super Kings 13/0   MEK Hussey 9* (6b 1x4)

3.1

Ojha to Hussey, 4 byes, reverse sweep right away to a ball that pitched on leg, turned sharply past the bat, beat Sanga as well and ran fine to the boundary

3.2

Ojha to Hussey, 1 run, goes deep in the crease to a slightly shortish one and tucks it through square leg

3.6

Ojha to Hussey, 1 run, dropped harmless short ball, Hussey sees the gift and goes for the pull, but straight to Cameron White at square leg, and his wretched form with the bat is contagious it seems as he drops the sitter

Chennai Super Kings 20/1   MEK Hussey 11* (9b 1x4)

4.1

Sharma to Hussey, no run, Ishant runs in and angles this one across the left-hander who leaves it alone

4.2

Sharma to Hussey, no run, short of a length around middle and leg, Ishant is looking in pretty good rhythm, kept down in front of square leg

4.3

Sharma to Hussey, FOUR, how much is that drop going to cost Deccan? Hussey gets some width outside off and lays in to it, hammering it past cover in an instant

4.4

Sharma to Hussey, no run, the bouncer arrives from Ishant, Hussey goes for the pull, the ball is pretty well directed and is too quick for him

4.5

Sharma to Hussey, no run, good stuff from Ishant, right on target on middle and leg is the length ball, Hussey can only defend

4.6

Sharma to Hussey, 2 runs, the tight line from Ishant almost gets him a wicket, as Hussey uncertainly brings down his bat at an angle, and almost chops the shortish ball on to the stumps, but he survives again, and collects a couple fine on the leg side

Chennai Super Kings 26/1   MEK Hussey 17* (15b 2x4)

5.2

Duminy to Hussey, 1 run, turn fro JP, but from leg stump, allows him to go back and tuck it in front of square for a tight run

5.6

Duminy to Hussey, 1 run, this one is around middle and is driven down to long on for a single

Chennai Super Kings 34/1   MEK Hussey 19* (17b 2x4)

6.1

Christian to Hussey, no run, fuller delivery around off stump, pushed back to the bowler

6.2

Christian to Hussey, no run, cuts this one fiercely but JP at point goes flying to his left to save some runs

6.3

Christian to Hussey, 2 runs, chops a length ball fine past Sanga on the off side, HArmeet jogs in from third man to field

6.4

Christian to Hussey, 1 run, more width outside off this time, he cuts it down to third man

Chennai Super Kings 37/1   MEK Hussey 22* (21b 2x4)

7.1

Duminy to Hussey, FOUR, and Hussey takes him on, dances down the track right away, gets inside the line, and lofts it with the turn over extra cover

7.2

Duminy to Hussey, 1 run, goes for the sweep and collects a single to short fine leg

7.5

Duminy to Hussey, no run, slows it down, well bowled, he is forward and turning it towards point, but he isn't getting the run

7.6

Duminy to Hussey, 1 run, a touch short, and he tucks it off the back foot through midwicket for another single

Chennai Super Kings 46/1   MEK Hussey 28* (25b 3x4)

8.1

Christian to Hussey, 2 runs, short and angled in to Hussey who pulls it right away wide of deep midwicket, who runs to his left to cut it off

8.2

Christian to Hussey, 1 run, dabs this length ball late to third man for a single

8.4

Christian to Hussey, 1 run, marginally short, he is immediately on the back foot and cuts it hard to Shikhar at sweeper cover

8.6

Christian to Hussey, 1 run, well done from Hussey, stays back in the crease, lets this one come on, and then quietly dabs it late to third man

Chennai Super Kings 53/1   MEK Hussey 33* (29b 3x4)

9.1

Mishra to Hussey, no run, pushed through fuller and quicker, he goes back and pats it away on the leg side

9.2

Mishra to Hussey, no run, tosses it up, gets him to come forward and turns it in to strike pad, outside the line of off

9.3

Mishra to Hussey, 1 run, Hussey continues to remain on the back foot, and tucks this length ball towards square leg

Chennai Super Kings 54/1   MEK Hussey 34* (32b 3x4)

10.1

Harmeet Singh to Hussey, 1 run, right away, Hussey goes for a forcing pull, but there is man at deep midwicket

10.3

Harmeet Singh to Hussey, no run, wants to chop away a length ball angled across him, but misses

10.4

Harmeet Singh to Hussey, 1 run, Harmeet tries to stop the ball first with his hand, then with his foot, it is the slower one but ends up as a low full toss driven back to him, but he fails to stop it

10.6

Harmeet Singh to Hussey, 1 run, Harmeet's version of the leg break arrives, it is short and it is wide, and it is hammered, but Shikhar is there at sweeper cover

Chennai Super Kings 63/1   MEK Hussey 37* (36b 3x4)

11.1

Mishra to Hussey, 1 run, flat delivery picked from leg stump behind square leg

11.5

Mishra to Hussey, FOUR, he goes middle stump, makes no difference, Hussey is ready with the reverse sweep, wrists it past the man at short third man for another boundary

11.6

Mishra to Hussey, FOUR, and again, Chennai have got a move-on courtesy Mishra, one more reverse sweep from Hussey, a bit squarer and four more runs

Chennai Super Kings 77/1   MEK Hussey 46* (39b 5x4)

12.2

Harmeet Singh to Hussey, no run, pushes this one hard back at the bowler who manages to field it cleanly

12.3

Harmeet Singh to Hussey, OUT, Mishra's leg spin did not work last over, but Harmeet's long hop leg break works, short, flat and there to be hammered over the ropes, but Hussey launches in to a tame pull which nicely loops straight to deep square leg, big wicket

MEK Hussey c Sharma b Harmeet Singh 46 (41b 5x4 0x6) SR: 112.19

Chennai Super Kings 78/2   MEK Hussey 46 (41b 5x4)
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May 1, 2011

Sunny Sohal falls down while attempting a shot, Chennai Super Kings v Deccan Chargers, IPL 2011, Chennai, May 1, 2011

Sunny Sohal falls down while attempting a shot

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May 1, 2011

Doug Bollinger bowled Kumar Sangakkara, Chennai Super Kings v Deccan Chargers, IPL 2011, Chennai, May 1, 2011

Doug Bollinger bowled Kumar Sangakkara

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