Indian Premier League - 36th match

Delhi Daredevils v Mumbai Indians

Delhi Daredevils won by 37 runs

0.2

Malinga to Sehwag, no run, Sehwag is squared up in his crease and beaten by a ball that rises from a good length and seams away late from off stump line

0.3

Malinga to Sehwag, no run, good length on off stump again, 129 kph, Sehwag stays in his crease and punches to cover

0.4

Malinga to Sehwag, no run, once again Sehwag is beaten, he stayed in his crease and pushed at a delivery that seamed away after pitching on off stump

0.5

Malinga to Sehwag, no run, this one came back into Sehwag, instead of moving away, Sehwag got behind the line and blocked

0.6

Malinga to Sehwag, no run, it's like he was never away, Malinga ends a spot-on first over with a ball on a good length around middle stump, Sehwag pays it down on the leg side

Delhi Daredevils 1/0   V Sehwag 0* (5b)

1.3

Singh to Sehwag, 1 run, short of a length on the hips, Sehwag chips the ball over square leg, there's a fielder in the deep and the ball reaches him on the bounce

1.6

Singh to Sehwag, FOUR, that's short, that's wide, and there's no fielder at deep point to catch Sehwag's slash. He freed his arms and carved the ball over the infield

Delhi Daredevils 8/0   V Sehwag 5* (7b 1x4)

3.2

Singh to Sehwag, 1 run, short of a length and straight, Sehwag pulls in front of square

3.6

Singh to Sehwag, FOUR, leg-stump line and RP Singh pays for it, Sehwag stays on the back foot and glances the ball off his pads, too fine for the fielder at short fine leg

Delhi Daredevils 34/0   V Sehwag 10* (9b 2x4)

4.2

Shukla to Sehwag, 1 run, that's too full and too close to off stump to play the cut, Sehwag plays it anyway, he has no room and bottom edges the ball into the ground behind point

Delhi Daredevils 36/0   V Sehwag 11* (10b 2x4)

5.1

Singh to Sehwag, 1 leg bye, RP Singh goes leg stump to Sehwag again, this time the fielder at short fine leg manages to dive to his right and cut off Sehwag's glance, that came off the pad actually

5.4

Singh to Sehwag, FOUR, short of a length with width outside off, Sehwag stays back and flays the ball over point, hitting it extremely hard

5.5

Singh to Sehwag, SIX, that's the first six of the night! Sehwag simply flat-bats a short ball over long-off, RP Singh has a glum look on his face

5.6

Singh to Sehwag, 2 wides, a slower ball, but it's down leg side

Delhi Daredevils 54/0   V Sehwag 21* (13b 3x4 1x6)

6.1

Shukla to Sehwag, no run, Sehwag stays in his crease and tries to steer a short of a length ball behind point, that was close to off stump and beat the bat

6.2

Shukla to Sehwag, 1 run, good length and straight, Sehwag stays on the back foot and tucks the ball behind square leg

6.4

Shukla to Sehwag, FOUR, Sehwag backed away towards leg to make room, Shukla followed him with a full ball, Sehwag flicked the ball in the air to the deep midwicket boundary, one-bounce four

6.5

Shukla to Sehwag, 2 runs, Sehwag backs away and plays a short of a length ball towards point, he runs the single and a poor throw to the bowler allows an overthrow

6.6

Shukla to Sehwag, 1 leg bye, Sehwag tries to whip off his pads but misses, they get a leg bye on the leg side

Delhi Daredevils 63/0   V Sehwag 28* (18b 4x4 1x6)

7.1

Harbhajan Singh to Sehwag, 1 run, cut off the back foot behind point

7.3

Harbhajan Singh to Sehwag, no run, Sehwag wanted to hit that hard but ended up playing back to the bowler

7.4

Harbhajan Singh to Sehwag, no run, played off the back foot to the off side

7.5

Harbhajan Singh to Sehwag, FOUR, Sehwag flat-bats the ball past the bowler towards long-off, RP Singh runs to his right, gets to the ball, gets hand on it but can't prevent the boundary, shoddy effort

7.6

Harbhajan Singh to Sehwag, 1 run, this time RP Singh does stop the ball, it was hit straight to him by Sehwag

Delhi Daredevils 70/0   V Sehwag 34* (23b 5x4 1x6)

8.1

Peterson to Sehwag, SIX, Sehwag greets him by moving his front foot towards leg and clobbering the ball over the long-on boundary, that's in the stands

8.2

Peterson to Sehwag, no run, Karthik's missed a stumping! Sehwag charged Peterson very early and swung hard, he missed. The ball thudded into Karthik's pads and the keeper reacts in despair. Sehwag was miles out of his crease

8.3

Peterson to Sehwag, 1 run, hit off the back foot through point, Sehwag had to reach for that

Delhi Daredevils 77/0   V Sehwag 41* (26b 5x4 2x6)

9.3

Harbhajan Singh to Sehwag, 2 runs, driven off the back foot towards wide long-on

9.4

Harbhajan Singh to Sehwag, no run, Sehwag moves back but can't force the ball past midwicket

9.5

Harbhajan Singh to Sehwag, 1 run, driven from the crease through point

Delhi Daredevils 86/0   V Sehwag 44* (29b 5x4 2x6)

10.1

Pollard to Sehwag, 1 wide, short of a length ball down leg side, Sehwag tries to pull but it's too far away

10.1

Pollard to Sehwag, SIX, short ball and Sehwag has dismissed it with a powerful pull, heaving it high into the night sky, it lands in the stands. That shot has brought up his fifty and the Kotla crowd are cheering themselves hoarse.

10.2

Pollard to Sehwag, 1 run, flicked off the pads behind square

10.4

Pollard to Sehwag, FOUR, a full toss on leg stump, you and I might have been able to take some runs of that. Sehwag simply clips it off his pads to the fine leg boundary, the fielder was in the circle

10.5

Pollard to Sehwag, SIX, tremendous hitting from the local favourite. Sehwag launches a length ball over the cow corner boundary with a powerful swing of the bat. It was the slower ball but it did not matter

10.6

Pollard to Sehwag, FOUR, shocking over from Mumbai's KP, a short ball on leg stump, Sehwag stays in his crease, swivels and pulls to the long leg boundary

Delhi Daredevils 111/0   V Sehwag 65* (34b 7x4 4x6)

11.5

Harbhajan Singh to Sehwag, 2 runs, Sehwag makes room by moving towards leg and biffs the ball in the air towards long-off, Rohit Sharma runs to his right to field and almost makes a mess of it

11.6

Harbhajan Singh to Sehwag, FOUR, width outside off stump, Sehwag makes some room as well and has plenty of time to cut the ball into the gap on the backward point boundary

Delhi Daredevils 122/0   V Sehwag 71* (36b 8x4 4x6)

12.2

Malinga to Sehwag, 1 wide, that's short of a length but much too wide outside off, Sehwag reached out to cut the ball but it was too far away

12.2

Malinga to Sehwag, 1 run, Sehwag cut the short and wide ball hard and high over point, not high enough though, because Pollard took off, leaping high into the air to get one hand on the ball, tremendous effort

12.5

Malinga to Sehwag, 2 wides, a full ball down leg side, Sehwag misses the flick and Karthik fails to collect cleanly again, I thought the ball had hit something but the umpire did not

Delhi Daredevils 130/0   V Sehwag 72* (37b 8x4 4x6)

14.3

Shukla to Sehwag, 1 run, Sehwag stays on the back foot and square drives the ball in front of point

Delhi Daredevils 138/1   V Sehwag 73* (38b 8x4 4x6)

15.1

Peterson to Sehwag, OUT, caught at deep cover! Sehwag made room by moving towards leg and wanted to hit over extra cover, he ended up slicing it high over cover, RP Singh came running in from the boundary and took the catch on the move. He looked a bit jittery while taking it but held on in the end.

V Sehwag c Singh b Peterson 73 (76m 39b 8x4 4x6) SR: 187.17

Delhi Daredevils 153/2   V Sehwag 73 (39b 8x4 4x6)
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Photos

Apr 27, 2012

Kieron Pollard was bowled for 16, Delhi Daredevils v Mumbai Indians, IPL, Delhi, April 27, 2012

Kieron Pollard was bowled for 16

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Apr 27, 2012

Shahbaz Nadeem removed Ambati Rayudu and Kieron Pollard off successive deliveries, Delhi Daredevils v Mumbai Indians, IPL, Delhi, April 27, 2012

Shahbaz Nadeem removed Ambati Rayudu and Kieron Pollard off successive deliveries

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