Indian Premier League - 69th match

Royal Challengers Bangalore v Chennai Super Kings

Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 8 wickets (with 12 balls remaining)

5.1

Vettori to Saha, FOUR, short and wide to start with, and he cuts it easily into the gap between cover and point, got on top of the ball and played it late to find the gap

5.2

Vettori to Saha, 1 run, gets forward to push this length ball in front of cover for a quick single

5.3

Vettori to Badrinath, no run, tossed up ball has him reaching out for the drive, pushed away to extra cover

5.4

Vettori to Badrinath, OUT, gone! Badri holes out to long off, he had decided to go over the top, was nowhere near the pitch of the ball as he came down the track, and just managed to loft it high in the air, Mithun came in from long off, got under the ball and took a well judged catch

S Badrinath c Mithun b Vettori 0 (11m 10b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

5.5

Vettori to Saha, no run, pushes away a flatter ball in to the off side and sets off for the run, sent back by Dhoni

5.6

Vettori to Saha, 1 run, flicks a fuller ball along the ground past midwicket for a single

Chennai Super Kings 23/4   DL Vettori 1-0-6-1

7.1

Vettori to Saha, no run, lovely ball flighted and dipping on him outside off, he pushes it in the air but on the bounce to short extra cover

7.2

Vettori to Saha, no run, just comes forward and walks after dropping the ball in front of cover, Dhoni sends him back

7.3

Vettori to Saha, no run, in a tangle as he fires it in on the pads, and he manages to turn it away to short fine leg

7.4

Vettori to Saha, no run, can;t get it away, slower through the air, he tries to work it on the leg side but cannot time it off the wicket

7.5

Vettori to Saha, 1 run, fuller ball and clipped away off the pads to deep midwicket

7.6

Vettori to Dhoni, FOUR, Dhoni goes back to a shortish ball that is turning away and slices hard, the ball drops just to the right of the diving point fielder and runs in to the boundary beating sweeper cover

Chennai Super Kings 32/4   DL Vettori 2-0-11-1

9.1

Vettori to Saha, 1 run, goes deep in the crease to tuck a length ball through square leg

9.2

Vettori to Dhoni, no run, this one kicks a bit from a length, Dhoni goes in the back foot to defend it

9.3

Vettori to Dhoni, no run, reaches out from the crease to a fuller one and pushes to extra cover

9.4

Vettori to Dhoni, no run, now he gets the leading edge that goes to the left of the bowler as he looks to flick a full ball off the pads

9.5

Vettori to Dhoni, no run, lunges forward to push a length ball turning away to point

9.6

Vettori to Dhoni, no run, this is excellent stuff from Dan, has Dhoni fully forward in honest defence as the ball rolls back down the track

Chennai Super Kings 36/4   DL Vettori 3-0-12-1

15.1

Vettori to Bravo, OUT, Dan it is, the arm ball gets Bravo, tossed up around off and gets him to push forward outside the line for the turn, there isn't any turn, Bravo seemed to have got an inside edge on to pad, or did he, uimpire Hariharan through there was none, AB the ever-alert man had already got to the ball in front of Dwayne and taken the bails off, the ball would have just taken top off off

DJ Bravo lbw b Vettori 5 (6m 5b 1x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

15.2

Vettori to Morkel, 1 run, tossed up ball turning in on the pads and he carefully tucks it away to square leg

15.3

Vettori to Dhoni, 1 run, lunges forward to push a turning ball in front of covers for a single, just gets away with this everytime

15.4

Vettori to Morkel, no run, angles this outside off stump and across the left-hander who gets an outside edge to short third man as he goes for the drive

15.5

Vettori to Morkel, no run, can;t get him away, he goes back to work it away right to midwicket

15.6

Vettori to Morkel, 1 run, worked away off the pads through square leg for a single

Chennai Super Kings 82/6   DL Vettori 4-0-15-2
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May 22, 2011

Virat Kohli plays a leg glance, Royal Challengers Bangalore v Chennai Super Kings, IPL 2011, Bangalore, May 22, 2011

Virat Kohli plays a leg glance

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May 22, 2011

Chris Gayle sends one into the stands, Royal Challengers Bangalore v Chennai Super Kings, IPL 2011, Bangalore, May 22, 2011

Chris Gayle sends one into the stands

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