Indian Premier League - 40th match

Mumbai Indians v Kings XI Punjab

Mumbai Indians won by 23 runs

2.4

Bipul Sharma to Rayudu, no run, tossed up around off this time, Rayudu is watchfully forward in defence

2.5

Bipul Sharma to Rayudu, no run, defends another flighted delivery in to the off side

2.6

Bipul Sharma to Rayudu, no run, this one is on middle stump, tight stuff from the Punjab bowlers, Rayudu defends it back to Bipul off the front foot

Mumbai Indians 14/1   AT Rayudu 0* (3b)

3.2

Kumar to Rayudu, 1 run, nicely done by Rayudu, stays in the crease, allows the ball to come beside him around off and guides it towards point for a single

3.4

Kumar to Rayudu, 1 run, again Rayudu stays beside the line, allows the ball to come on from short of a length, this one is a bit wide too and he steers it to third man

3.6

Kumar to Rayudu, no run, well bowled, PK, after all those deliveries around off stump, this one comes back in with the angle, Rayudu hadn't committed forward and is able to push it back down the track from the crease

Mumbai Indians 19/1   AT Rayudu 2* (6b)

4.3

Bipul Sharma to Rayudu, no run, goes for the cut as he sees some width outside off but chops it in to the ground

4.4

Bipul Sharma to Rayudu, FOUR, well done from Rayudu, lofting against the turn, full delivery pitches around middle and Rayudu clips it in the air over midwicket

4.5

Bipul Sharma to Rayudu, no run, good comeback from the bowler, gets Rayudu to come out and push this one back in the air towards him as it dips on him, on the bounce to the bowler

4.6

Bipul Sharma to Rayudu, no run, pushes it on the leg side, but Bipul goes charging after it to cut off the single

Mumbai Indians 24/1   AT Rayudu 6* (10b 1x4)

5.4

Bhatt to Rayudu, FOUR, goes flat and on a length, Rayudu plonks front foot out and has a big swipe at it, getting it over midwicket and in to the boundary

5.5

Bhatt to Rayudu, no run, tossed up this time, he goes back and pushes it away on the off side

5.6

Bhatt to Rayudu, no run, the one that goes on with the arm, he goes back for the cut but it comes in to him, and he takes it from middle stump to chop it away to point

Mumbai Indians 35/1   AT Rayudu 10* (13b 2x4)

6.3

Harris to Rayudu, 1 run, squares RAyudu up with a short of a length delivery, he stabs it away towards point

Mumbai Indians 37/1   AT Rayudu 11* (14b 2x4)

7.2

Bipul Sharma to Rayudu, 1 run, Rayudu waits and waits for this one to arrive around off, and dabs it almost as it reaches Gilly's gloves to short third man

7.3

Bipul Sharma to Rayudu, 1 run, short of a length and he punches it even as it stays a bit low to sweeper cover

7.6

Bipul Sharma to Rayudu, no run, he had lined up the midwicket boundary, setting himself up deep in the crease for the slog-sweep, but saw this one approach quickly, and was content to push it back to the bowler

Mumbai Indians 46/1   AT Rayudu 13* (17b 2x4)

8.2

Harris to Rayudu, 1 run, clobber goes Rayudu, but long off is there in the deep and the ball goes to him on the bounce, he had got front leg out of the way, gone deep in the crease and swung hard at the ball

8.4

Harris to Rayudu, FOUR, Rayudu hangs back in the crease again, this time he will get the boundary, gets front leg way outside leg stump, opens up and lifts a wide one from outside off stump wide of a leaping point

8.5

Harris to Rayudu, FOUR, already standing way back in the crease, Rayudu is delighted to get a short delivery, and hammers it over midwicket, couple of bounces and in to the boundary

8.6

Harris to Rayudu, no run, this time HArris bowls some way outside off stump, Rayudu has a huge swing from the back foot but misses as it bounces extra

Mumbai Indians 57/1   AT Rayudu 22* (21b 4x4)

9.3

Bipul Sharma to Rayudu, 1 run, a touch short, Rayudu was already looking for the pull, but it was flat and did not get up much, he could not time the pull and hit it along the ground to deep midwicket

9.6

Bipul Sharma to Rayudu, 1 run, Rayudu goes for another pull, this one angles in, and once again he cannot time it well enough to beat deep midwicket

Mumbai Indians 67/1   AT Rayudu 24* (23b 4x4)

10.1

Chawla to Rayudu, 1 run, full delivery bashed hard down the ground to long off

10.5

Chawla to Rayudu, 1 run, comes down the track and drives to long on

Mumbai Indians 76/1   AT Rayudu 26* (25b 4x4)

11.3

Kumar to Rayudu, SIX, bosh! Rayudu gets under a full delivery and clobbers it in to the Wankhede crowd over wide long on, amazing bat speed as the ball disappears

11.4

Kumar to Rayudu, FOUR, even better, marginally outside off stump, enough for Rayudu, who sends it scurrying it past point with a quick swing of the arms

11.5

Kumar to Rayudu, FOUR, full toss and Ambati deals with it stylishly, picks it from leg stump, shows the full face of the bat and lofts it high over the bowler's head. comfortably beating long on

11.6

Kumar to Rayudu, no run, PK gets away with this one, again Rayudu was eyeing the deep point boundary, but could not beat the man at point

Mumbai Indians 92/1   AT Rayudu 40* (29b 6x4 1x6)

12.3

Chawla to Rayudu, 1 run, Rayudu is going after everything now, charges down the track, getting too close to the ball and belts it down to long off

Mumbai Indians 96/1   AT Rayudu 41* (30b 6x4 1x6)

13.2

Bhatt to Rayudu, 1 run, charges out to lift him over midwicket but he bowls it flat and Rayudu mistimes it along the ground

13.4

Bhatt to Rayudu, no run, once again, Rayudu charges out and has a huge swing, inside edging it on to the pad

13.5

Bhatt to Rayudu, FOUR, this time Rayudu gets it away, slowed down the charge down the track, went inside the line and smote it over the bowler's head

13.6

Bhatt to Rayudu, 1 run, dropped Rayudu bashes this one to Bhatt's right with lots of power, he gets both hands to it and the grenade slips from his grasp, he is left rubbing his hands and wondering why they had to get in the way

Mumbai Indians 105/1   AT Rayudu 47* (34b 7x4 1x6)

14.1

Chawla to Rayudu, FOUR, Chawla gets Rayudu to mistime this one, Rayudu lofts it high in the air, Harris at long off seemed to have it covered, but ended up getting too much inside the ropes, the ball went over his head and in to the boundary, that will be 50 for Ambati

14.2

Chawla to Rayudu, no run, pushes the quicker one to point

14.3

Chawla to Rayudu, OUT, Dinesh at deep midwicket does what Bhatt and Harris could not, hold on to the ball, Rayudu smacked the full delivery much better this time, but Dinesh at deep midwicket took a superb high catch, tumbled down backwards with the momentum, and got within an inch of touching the rope with his hands, but did not, as numerous replays show in the end, a charged up Dinesh throws the ball high in the air

AT Rayudu c Karthik b Chawla 51 (37b 8x4 1x6) SR: 137.83

Mumbai Indians 109/2   AT Rayudu 51 (37b 8x4 1x6)
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Photos

May 2, 2011

The stand between Ambati Rayudu and Sachin Tendulkar set up the victory, Mumbai Indians v Kings XI Punjab, IPL 2011, Mumbai, May 2

The stand between Ambati Rayudu and Sachin Tendulkar set up the victory

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May 2, 2011

Bipul Sharma gets the Lasith Malinga treatment, Mumbai Indians v Kings XI Punjab, IPL 2011, Mumbai, May 2, 2011

Bipul Sharma gets the Lasith Malinga treatment

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