Indian Premier League - 56th match

Chennai Super Kings v Delhi Daredevils

Chennai Super Kings won by 18 runs

3.1

Aaron to Raina, 1 run, short of a length in to Raina, he adjusts to pull it away to long leg

3.2

Aaron to Vijay, no run, gets a lot of carry on this one from back of a length, he goes for the cut on the toes but is beaten

3.3

Aaron to Vijay, no run, this one is much fuller, and Vijay times it off the front foot but straight to mid on

3.4

Aaron to Vijay, no run, another one banged in short at 147.6 kph, but well outside off stump and he lets it go, keeper takes it high near the head

3.5

Aaron to Vijay, no run, 128.6 kph this time but well-directed short one, Vijay gets out of the way as it takes off

3.6

Aaron to Vijay, 1 run, eased in to the gap between midwicket and mid on off the pads, but Ingram comes charging in from midwicket and his diving stop saves the runs

Chennai Super Kings 27/1   VR Aaron 1-0-2-0

5.1

Aaron to Raina, no run, Aaron continues with the short of a length stuff, touch outside off stump, and Raina looks to make room and carve it over cover, is beaten by the sharp bounce

5.2

Aaron to Raina, 2 runs, 132.9 kph length ball on the middle stump, Raina shuffles a long way across and tickles it through square leg, Irfan comes in from long leg to field

5.3

Aaron to Raina, OUT, Raina falls to the short ball, Aaron bangs it in to the body, Raina instinctively goes for the pull, but ends up swinging it straight to Irfan at long leg

SK Raina c Pathan b Aaron 14 (10b 1x4 1x6) SR: 140.00

5.4

Aaron to Vijay, no run, goes for a loose waft from the crease to one short and wide outside off stump, and is beaten

5.5

Aaron to Vijay, no run, 131.2 kph another short one, that length is working well for Aaron, angles in the bouncer, and Vijay gets out of the way fast

5.6

Aaron to Vijay, 1 run, dropped cracked by Vijay, he backed away a shade and just smoked this fuller one, Hopes it was at cover who got to the screamer with a dive but put it down, how much will that cost Delhi?

Chennai Super Kings 42/2   VR Aaron 2-0-5-1

13.1

Aaron to Dhoni, 1 run, Dhoni pushes a length ball away to mid off and easily makes the single as fielder cannot pick up the ball cleanly

13.2

Aaron to Badrinath, no run, makes a bit of room outside leg and looks to cut this back of a length ball, is beaten by the bounce

13.3

Aaron to Badrinath, no run, 140.9 kph, this one is much fuller, Badri crashes it off the front foot but straight to mid off

13.4

Aaron to Badrinath, no run, goes back to the short length again, this one goes away from the batsman wide outside off, tries to guide it to third man, again beaten by the bounce

13.5

Aaron to Badrinath, 1 run, hurries him in the pull with the sharp bouncer dug in to the body, the top edge falls in the vacant square leg region

13.6

Aaron to Dhoni, 1 run, Dhoni walks across the stumps to work a short of a length ball from middle stump to long leg

Chennai Super Kings 98/3   VR Aaron 3-0-8-1

17.1

Aaron to Dhoni, 1 leg bye, full ball angled in to Dhoni's pads, he lunges forward attempting to hit it through midwicket, but misses and is hit on the pads

17.2

Aaron to Badrinath, FOUR, Badri gets one away, shuffles across, turns in the crease, and picks up the length ball over square leg and in to the boundary

17.3

Aaron to Badrinath, 1 wide, Aaron loses his line and his length this time, bowls it full and wide down the leg side, bounces after it passes the stumps

17.3

Aaron to Badrinath, 1 run, very low full toss at 134.3 kph, almost in the blockhole, he tries to drive it away on the off side but cannot beat point

17.4

Aaron to Dhoni, 1 run, the short delivery, comes slowly off the surface and is widish as well, he reaches out to cut it to sweeper cover

17.5

Aaron to Badrinath, 1 run, goes for the forcing pull off a length ball, and ends up hitting it to long on

17.6

Aaron to Dhoni, FOUR, Dhoni gets the boundary off the last ball, Aaron targeted the blockhole but it ended up as a low full toss, Dhoni swatted it straight down the ground, long on's dive was in vain

Chennai Super Kings 139/3   VR Aaron 4-0-20-1
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Photos

May 12, 2011

Irfan Pathan guides one through point, Chennai Super Kings v Delhi Daredevils, IPL 2011, Chennai, May 12, 2011

Irfan Pathan guides one through point

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May 12, 2011

Suresh Raina makes a diving stop, Chennai Super Kings v Delhi Daredevils, IPL 2011, Chennai, May 12, 2011

Suresh Raina makes a diving stop

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