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)

Gayle to Saha, 1 run, turning in from wide outside off and cut away hard to sweeper cover


Gayle to Dhoni, SIX, there goes Dhoni, gets a bit of air on the ball, full around off stump, and Dhoni cranks up for the big swing and hammers it with the turn way over long on


Gayle to Dhoni, no run, pushed away back to the bowler off the front foot


Gayle to Dhoni, no run, high full toss which he surprisedly pushes away to midwicket


Gayle to Dhoni, no run, beats him on the cut, turning in flat and very quickly, not far from off stump


Gayle to Dhoni, 1 run, pushes forward in unique fashion to earn a single down the ground to long off

Chennai Super Kings 44/4   CH Gayle 1-0-8-0

Gayle to Saha, SIX, Saha gets maximum, the slog sweep, takes a step out, goes down on the knee, it is a flat and full ball so he goes flat and full over the man at deep midwicket


Gayle to Saha, 4 leg byes, Chennai getting some sort of move-on here, Saha shuffles across, and gets a small tickle on one around leg stump to get it fine past the keeper


Gayle to Saha, no run, full delivery outside off stump and he drives it to extra cover


Gayle to Saha, 1 run, tries the lap shot off a angled ball going down leg, almost carries to Zaheer at short fine leg, who labours to his left and dives to stop the ball


Gayle to Dhoni, 1 run, can't get underneath a flat and full one so he pushes it past extra cover for a single


Gayle to Saha, no run, almost yorks himself as he hustles around and tries to work it away through midwicket, but gets an inside edge on to pad

Chennai Super Kings 60/4   CH Gayle 2-0-16-0

Gayle to Dhoni, no run, haah, Gayle gets feet in the way of a drive from Dhoni, stops the ball, finds Bravo in the way, and pushes him out of the way to pick up the ball, Dwayne smiles


Gayle to Dhoni, SIX, that'll do for Dhoni, that is his zone, full and just about enough in the slot for him to get underneath and he smokes it over the bowler's head


Gayle to Dhoni, 1 run, tries to slog him away through midwicket but cannot time it, gets it off the inside edge towards square leg


Gayle to Bravo, 1 run, goes back to a ball turning in and pushes it in front of covers for a single


Gayle to Dhoni, 2 runs, pulled away to deep square leg off a short of a good length, Agarwal throws it on the bounce which gets too awkward for AB, and they take the overthrow


Gayle to Dhoni, 1 run, works a very full ball off the toes, and completes the second easily as he had charged through for the first and had enough time, apparently though they have run one short

Chennai Super Kings 79/5   CH Gayle 3-0-27-0





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