Indian Premier League - 42nd match

Deccan Chargers v Pune Warriors

Deccan Chargers won by 13 runs

1.3

Duminy to Clarke, FOUR, Clarke moves forward and across to drill the ball through midwicket with a powerful shot along the ground

Pune Warriors 8/1   MJ Clarke 5* (3b 1x4)   JP Duminy 0.3-0-5-0

2.1

Pratap Singh to Clarke, FOUR, Clarke tries to cut a short of a length ball from outside off stump but gets a bottom edge past his stumps to the fine leg boundary

Pune Warriors 15/1   MJ Clarke 10* (5b 2x4)   V Pratap Singh 0.1-0-4-0

2.4

Pratap Singh to Clarke, FOUR, Clarke moves forward and drives a length ball on the up through cover point, the outfield is quick

Pune Warriors 21/1   MJ Clarke 16* (8b 3x4)   V Pratap Singh 0.4-0-10-0

3.4

Steyn to Ganguly, FOUR, Ganguly clears his front foot and swats a short ball between mid-on and midwicket to the wide long-on boundary

Pune Warriors 25/1   SC Ganguly 9* (11b 1x4)   DW Steyn 0.4-0-4-0

3.5

Steyn to Ganguly, FOUR, vintage Ganguly, moves forward and pushes a length ball through a packed off side and to the cover boundary, merely pushed it with impeccable timing

Pune Warriors 29/1   SC Ganguly 13* (12b 2x4)   DW Steyn 0.5-0-8-0

5.1

Steyn to Ganguly, FOUR, Ganguly makes room and drives a length ball off the back foot flat over cover, superbly hit

Pune Warriors 35/1   SC Ganguly 18* (17b 3x4)   DW Steyn 1.1-0-12-0

5.4

Steyn to Clarke, FOUR, length ball on middle and leg, Clarke moves forward and lifts the ball off his pads over square leg, Steyn's been flat today

Pune Warriors 40/1   MJ Clarke 20* (15b 4x4)   DW Steyn 1.4-0-17-0

5.5

Steyn to Clarke, FOUR, now a length ball with width outside off stump, Clarke stays in his crease and cuts behind point, Reddy sprints to his right from third man and dives full length, he taps the ball into play but then watches it roll away from him and into the boundary

Pune Warriors 44/1   MJ Clarke 24* (16b 5x4)   DW Steyn 1.5-0-21-0

5.6

Steyn to Clarke, FOUR, short and wide outside off stump, rubbish from Steyn, Clarke cuts hard and Reddy doesn't bother with it this time, the ball raced to the backward point boundary

Pune Warriors 48/1   MJ Clarke 28* (17b 6x4)   DW Steyn 2-0-25-0

9.2

Mishra to Ganguly, FOUR, too full and Ganguly makes room and drills the ball past the bowler, bisecting the gap between long on and long off

Pune Warriors 74/1   SC Ganguly 35* (30b 4x4 1x6)   A Mishra 1.2-0-9-0

11.1

Pratap Singh to Ganguly, FOUR, Ganguly steps out, makes room by moving towards leg, and lofts a length ball flat over extra cover. Pune need more of this and quick

Pune Warriors 84/1   SC Ganguly 44* (37b 5x4 1x6)   V Pratap Singh 2.1-0-15-0

11.3

Pratap Singh to Clarke, FOUR, Clarke picks his gap on the cow corner boundary and pulls the ball from outside off stump into it

Pune Warriors 89/1   MJ Clarke 40* (30b 7x4)   V Pratap Singh 2.3-0-20-0

12.1

Dhawan to Smith, FOUR, Smith moves forward and whips the ball with power through midwicket, beating the fielder on the boundary

Pune Warriors 95/2   SPD Smith 5* (3b 1x4)   S Dhawan 0.1-0-4-0

12.5

Dhawan to Uthappa, FOUR, shocking fielding, shocking. Uthappa plays the reverse sweep and Veer Pratap lets it go through his legs at short fine leg

Pune Warriors 100/3   RV Uthappa 4* (1b 1x4)   S Dhawan 0.5-0-9-1

15.5

Steyn to Smith, FOUR, short ball and Smith pulls with power behind square, the ball races to the boundary

Pune Warriors 124/3   SPD Smith 25* (15b 2x4 1x6)   DW Steyn 2.5-0-33-0

17.1

Steyn to Smith, (no ball) FOUR, now that's a high full toss, above waist for sure, Smith moves across and plays the ball fine past the keeper and to the fine leg boundary

Pune Warriors 140/3   SPD Smith 35* (21b 3x4 1x6)   DW Steyn 3-0-39-0
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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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