Indian Premier League - 42nd match

Deccan Chargers v Pune Warriors

Deccan Chargers won by 13 runs

4.1

Kumar to Dhawan, no run, good length on leg and middle, Dhawan defends from his crease and Kumar moves to his left to field

4.2

Kumar to Dhawan, 1 run, fuller ball on the pads, Dhawan whips but doesn't connect properly and can't beat short fine leg

4.3

Kumar to White, 1 run, on White's pads this time but once again the batsman does not beat short fine leg with the flick, that's two loose balls the bowler's got away with

4.4

Kumar to Dhawan, OUT, middle stump has taken a battering! Dhawan attempted to hoick across the line, the ball was on a good length and a wicket-to-wicket line, Dhawan missed and his middle stump was uprooted

S Dhawan b Kumar 13 (20m 18b 2x4 0x6) SR: 72.22

4.5

Kumar to Sangakkara, 1 run, Sangakkara moves across his stumps and glances the ball off his pads to short fine leg

4.6

Kumar to White, 2 runs, played off the pads behind square

Deccan Chargers 26/2   B Kumar 1-0-5-1

6.1

Kumar to Sangakkara, no run, played off the pads on the leg side

6.2

Kumar to Sangakkara, 1 run, Sangakkara came forward and dropped the ball close on the off side

6.3

Kumar to White, 1 run, short ball outside off, doesn't bounce much, White swivels and pulls along the ground to the square leg boundary

6.4

Kumar to Sangakkara, no run, fuller ball angling across the left hander, Sangakkara pokes outside off and gets an inside edge into the ground towards the keeper, that kept a bit low

6.5

Kumar to Sangakkara, 1 run, Sangakkara takes two steps forward and pulls a short of a length ball through midwicket

6.6

Kumar to White, no run, played off the front foot towards Smith at backward point

Deccan Chargers 36/2   B Kumar 2-0-8-1

11.1

Kumar to White, 2 runs, White walks out and clubs the short of a length ball with a flat bat towards long-on

11.2

Kumar to White, 2 runs, White comes out of his crease again and opens the face to steer a low ball behind point

11.3

Kumar to White, 1 run, White comes out of his crease and whips a length ball off his pads behind square leg

11.4

Kumar to Sangakkara, 1 run, Sanga charges and slogs, inside-edging a short of a length ball from outside off stump on to his leg

11.5

Kumar to White, FOUR, White steps out, picks up the short length early, and pulls the ball into the gap on the midwicket boundary. The 50 partnership is up, not in very good time

11.6

Kumar to White, 2 runs, White stays in his crease and nudges the ball through midwicket

Deccan Chargers 75/2   B Kumar 3-0-20-1

16.1

Kumar to White, 1 run, full toss on middle stump, White flicks off the front foot to Samuels at deep square to bring up the 100 partnership, in pretty good time

16.2

Kumar to Sangakkara, 4 leg byes, what's happened there? Sanga moved outside the off stump to try and chip the ball over short fine leg, he missed but the full toss hit his pad and shot between Uthappa's legs to the boundary

16.3

Kumar to Sangakkara, 1 bye, now he tries to reverse paddle but gets beaten, the slower ball bounces over off stump and hits Uthappa's pads. Sanga tried to hit that with the back of his bat

16.4

Kumar to White, 1 run, full toss, driven towards long on for a single, White brings up his fifty

16.5

Kumar to Sangakkara, 1 leg bye, Sanga tries to pull too hard and gets hit on the thigh by a slower ball at 107 kph

16.6

Kumar to White, no run, another slower ball outside off, White swings too hard and too early and is beaten

Deccan Chargers 130/2   B Kumar 4-0-22-1
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May 1, 2012

Michael Clarke scored 41 in his debut game in IPL, Deccan Chargers v Pune Warriors, IPL, Cuttack, May 1, 2012

Michael Clarke scored 41 in his debut game in IPL

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May 1, 2012

Deccan Chargers celebrated their second win against Pune Warriors, Deccan Chargers v Pune Warriors, IPL, Cuttack, May 1, 2012

Deccan Chargers celebrated their second win against Pune Warriors

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