Indian Premier League - 49th match

Mumbai Indians v Chennai Super Kings

Mumbai Indians won by 2 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)

1.5

Singh to du Plessis, no run, RP pitches on a good length and gets the ball to bend back into Faf, who stays balanced and defends

1.6

Singh to du Plessis, 3 runs, a bit too full on middle stump, Faf leans forward and pushes the ball with the angle into him through midwicket, Malinga gives chase and slides to prevent the four

Chennai Super Kings 15/0   F du Plessis 3* (2b)

2.1

Patel to du Plessis, no run, good length outside off, Faf comes forward and plays behind point

2.2

Patel to du Plessis, 1 run, Faf comes forward and tries to loft over mid-off, the length isn't full enough for that and he gets an outside edge towards third man

2.5

Patel to du Plessis, 1 run, that is a shocking drop from RP Singh, the ball was on the pads and Faf glanced it straight to RP at short fine leg, straight to him. He barely had to move as the ball reached him at chin height

Chennai Super Kings 18/0   F du Plessis 5* (5b)

3.1

Malinga to du Plessis, 1 wide, the first ball is down leg side

3.1

Malinga to du Plessis, no run, good length and seaming away from the right-hander just outside off stump, Faf prods on the front foot and is beaten

3.2

Malinga to du Plessis, no run, Faf moves across his stumps to a straight length ball and flicks to midwicket, if he missed that there would have been a huge lbw appeal

3.3

Malinga to du Plessis, 1 run, Faf comes out of his cease and is met with a short of a length ball aimed at his ribs, he fends it down close on the leg side and runs hard

3.6

Malinga to du Plessis, 1 run, Faf moves forward and across to another short of a length ball, he fends once again, playing the ball down towards the keeper's left

Chennai Super Kings 22/0   F du Plessis 7* (9b)

4.1

Patel to du Plessis, 1 run, fuller ball and a touch slower, played off the front foot in front of square leg

Chennai Super Kings 23/0   F du Plessis 8* (10b)

5.1

Malinga to du Plessis, 1 run, good length and straight, played from the crease towards square leg

Chennai Super Kings 47/0   F du Plessis 9* (11b)
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Photos

May 6, 2012

A Mumbai fan enjoys the game, Mumbai Indians v Chennai Super Kings, IPL 2012, Mumbai, May 6, 2012

A Mumbai fan enjoys the game

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May 6, 2012

Dwayne Smith celebrates a last-ball finish, Mumbai Indians v Chennai Super Kings, IPL 2012, Mumbai, May 6, 2012

Dwayne Smith celebrates a last-ball finish

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