Indian Premier League, 69th match: Royal Challengers Bangalore v Chennai Super Kings at Bengaluru, May 22, 2011
Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 8 wickets (with 12 balls remaining)
22 May 2011 - day/night match (20-over match)

Mithun to Saha, no run, 137.1 kph low full toss that he comes forward and drives in to the ground, Kaif at extra cover dives to his right to grab the ball low


Mithun to Saha, no run, Kaif in to the act again, he digs out a very full ball to Kaif's right and he cuts it off quickly


Mithun to Saha, 1 run, gets forward to a length ball and finally gets it through covers for a single


Mithun to Dhoni, 1 run, Dhoni allows the length ball to come on and brings front foot forward to push it past covers for a single


Mithun to Saha, no run, well bowled. 139.8 kph and bowled a bit wider and fuller outside off, he goes for the drive and is beaten as it just moves away a tad


Mithun to Saha, 1 run, hangs his bat to a ball wide outside off and gets it away to third man

Chennai Super Kings 35/4   A Mithun 1-0-3-0

Mithun to Dhoni, 1 run, angles in the full ball, Dhoni is setting himself up for the big heave by camping deep in the crease, cannot get under this one and drives it along the ground to long on


Mithun to Saha, no run, shuffles across and outside off stump looking to work it from off in to the leg side, he favours the on side a touch too much, leading edge that goes to covers


Mithun to Saha, 1 run, this angle suits him as it is ending on middle and leg, he shuffles to flick it off the pads in front of square leg


Mithun to Dhoni, 1 run, short of a length outside off, he goes on the back foot and pushes towards sweeper cover


Mithun to Saha, no run, goes back to a back of a length ball and looks to push it past point for a single, cannot beat that man


Mithun to Saha, 1 run, gets a full and wide ball outside off, but does not try to do much with it, just hangs beside the line and steers it to squarish third man

Chennai Super Kings 48/4   A Mithun 2-0-7-0

Mithun to Morkel, 1 wide, huh, sprays this one full and wide past the left-hander, bounces way after it has passed the crease


Mithun to Morkel, 1 run, Morkel goes for the big one over long off, but cannot get underneath the full delivery that much, and lofts it on the bounce to Tiwary running to his right from long off


Mithun to Dhoni, SIX, Dhoni gives it everything, length ball and he tries to kill it over deep midwicket, but the outside edge flies over third man for six, well then


Mithun to Dhoni, 1 run, worked away off the hip and goes to short fine leg for the single


Mithun to Morkel, OUT, Zaheer takes the steepler, keeps his eyes on the ball all long, Morkel this time went for his favourite hitting zone over deep midwicket, but gets it off the toe end of the bat high in the sky, Zaheer watches it like a hawk at midwicket and takes a tumbling catch in the end

JA Morkel c Khan b Mithun 5 (13m 9b 0x4 0x6) SR: 55.55


Mithun to Dhoni, 1 run, pushed away towards sweeper cover for a single


Mithun to Ashwin, 1 run, short ball, he rides the bounce to push it in front of point for another single

Chennai Super Kings 102/7   A Mithun 3-0-18-1

Mithun to Dhoni, SIX, this could turn out to be expensive for Bangalore, Dhoni sets himself up in the crease, gets back leg deep in the crease, and hammers a short of a length ball in to the crowd over deep midwicket


Mithun to Dhoni, FOUR, makes little difference as he keeps it one short of a length, Dhoni is ready, goes back and pulls it hard through square leg


Mithun to Dhoni, no run, the shovel off a very full delivery, weight goes on the back foot and the ball flies on the bounce to long on, he refuses the single


Mithun to Dhoni, SIX, that is why he did not take the single, what a shot, some timing, some power, some combination, low full toss on the pads, Dhoni just flicks it with a huge backlift and the ball disappears over deep midwicket


Mithun to Dhoni, no run, plays the lofted one-handed drive this time off a full ball going across, refuses the single again as long off cuts it off to his left


Mithun to Dhoni, 1 run, clobber goes MS Dhoni to another low full toss on the pads, Mithun has been all over the place, but this time it goes to the man at deep midwicket, 17 over the over

Chennai Super Kings 128/8   A Mithun 4-0-35-1





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