Indian Premier League - 43rd match

Chennai Super Kings v Rajasthan Royals

Chennai Super Kings won by 8 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)

0.1

Morkel to Watson, no run, there's a slip in place for some away swing for Morkel and he got the smallest hint of that first up, left alone

0.1

Morkel to Watson, no run

0.2

Morkel to Watson, 1 run, gentle nudge into the leg-side as Watson gets off the mark

0.3

Morkel to Dravid, 1 run, pushed into the off side, soft hand, quick running ensures the one

0.4

Morkel to Watson, 4 leg byes, bit of movement there and its off Watson's pads to beat fine leg. Ashwin gives chase and dives too early to allow the boundary

0.5

Morkel to Watson, no run, defended on the back foot

0.6

Morkel to Watson, 3 runs, picked up and lofted over long-on, beats the fielder, but doesn't have enough to get to the boundary. Rajasthan start well.

Rajasthan Royals 9/0   JA Morkel 1-0-5-0

2.1

Morkel to Dravid, no run, driven back to the bowler, Morkel does his own fielding

2.2

Morkel to Dravid, no run, good line, defended back to the bowler

2.3

Morkel to Dravid, 1 run, driven into the covers off the back foot

2.4

Morkel to Watson, no run, shapes away from Morkel and its too wide for Watson to play at, he reaches far out but can't get to it

2.5

Morkel to Watson, no run, bouncer, Watson goes on the pull and misses, called one for the over

2.6

Morkel to Watson, no run, driven to the covers, there's a man there and it looks as though he may have put it down

Rajasthan Royals 16/0   JA Morkel 2-0-6-0

4.1

Morkel to Watson, FOUR, short, driven in the air over long-on

4.2

Morkel to Watson, 1 run, Morkel goes fuller and its driven straight to long-on and the man there fields

4.3

Morkel to Dravid, FOUR, short ball and that's gone over cover, stylish cut shot, pressure building on Morkel

4.4

Morkel to Dravid, no run, fuller this time, driven back to Morkel who stops it

4.5

Morkel to Dravid, 1 run, pulled away but only gets it as far as mid-on, who has come up for Dravid

4.6

Morkel to Watson, FOUR, too much width and Watson can lift that over point to third man with some style

Rajasthan Royals 36/0   JA Morkel 3-0-20-0

18.1

Morkel to Taylor, 2 runs, cut away, square of the wicket, Morkel starts his last over

18.2

Morkel to Taylor, 1 run, full and chopped to long-off

18.3

Morkel to Rahane, OUT, Rahane walks across his stumps to get hold of that ball outside offstump, He ends up hitting straight up in the air as he tries to go aerial on the leg-side. Morkel takes the catch off his own bowling.

AM Rahane c & b Morkel 4 (8b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

18.4

Morkel to Taylor, OUT, full delivery, Taylor takes a big step forward and wants to hit that over long-on, but only makes contact with the toe end of the bat and feeds it down Mike Hussey's throat, Morkel on a hat-trick

LRPL Taylor c Hussey b Morkel 20 (14b 2x4 0x6) SR: 142.85

18.5

Morkel to Binny, no run, doesn't get it, length delivery, outside off, play and a miss

18.6

Morkel to Binny, 1 run, driven into the covers, sucessful last over for Morkel

Rajasthan Royals 140/6   JA Morkel 4-0-24-2
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May 4, 2011

Michael Hussey heaves through square leg, Chennai Super Kings v Rajasthan Royals, IPL 2011, Chennai, May 4, 2011

Michael Hussey heaves through square leg

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May 4, 2011

Suresh Raina looks to score through the off side, Chennai Super Kings v Rajasthan Royals, IPL 2011, Chennai, May 4, 2011

Suresh Raina looks to score through the off side

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