Indian Premier League - Elimination final

Chennai Super Kings v Mumbai Indians

Chennai Super Kings won by 38 runs

15.6

Kulkarni to Bravo, 1 run, Bravo goes back to drop the short of a length ball towards the off side

Chennai Super Kings 128/5   DJ Bravo 1* (1b)

16.1

Malinga to Bravo, 1 run, the slower ball on a good length around off, Bravo drops the ball close on the off side and runs

16.4

Malinga to Bravo, FOUR, Malinga's bowled a full toss on the pads when fine leg is in the circle, Bravo glances and places the ball between the keeper and short fine leg

16.5

Malinga to Bravo, 1 run, short of a length outside off, Bravo stays back and cuts towards deep point

Chennai Super Kings 139/5   DJ Bravo 7* (4b 1x4)

17.1

Singh to Bravo, no run, Bravo walks outside off stump and RP Singh bowls the ball wider outside off, outside the tram line, Bravo tried to blast through cover but missed. Good call from the umpire Dharmasena not to call it wide

17.2

Singh to Bravo, 1 run, played to cover point for a single

17.6

Singh to Bravo, 1 run, Bravo walks towards the off side and clips a full toss off his pad through square leg

Chennai Super Kings 150/5   DJ Bravo 9* (7b 1x4)

18.1

Malinga to Bravo, 2 runs, Bravo closes the face of the bat and gets a leading edge that goes towards long off

18.2

Malinga to Bravo, FOUR, too full outside off, Bravo lunges forward and blazes the ball over the leaping fielder at extra cover, Bravo had lots of width outside off

18.3

Malinga to Bravo, 1 run, good length on off stump, Bravo pushes to point and runs

18.6

Malinga to Bravo, FOUR, short of a length and Bravo pulls the ball high towards deep midwicket, where it falls short of the boundary but goes safely over it. 18 off that Malinga over.

Chennai Super Kings 168/5   DJ Bravo 20* (11b 3x4)

19.3

Kulkarni to Bravo, 1 wide, Bravo moves outside off stump and Kulkarni sprays the ball wide, that was far too wide outside off stump

19.3

Kulkarni to Bravo, SIX, short ball, and it's gone the distance. Bravo had plenty of time to wind up and pull off the front foot with tremendous force, sending the ball 85 metres over midwicket

19.4

Kulkarni to Bravo, SIX, what was that?! Bravo had moved towards leg but the ball was wide outside off, on a length. Bravo lunged at it, freeing his arms and throwing his bat with all he had. He was almost off the ground as he made contact with the ball, or one leg was. He ended up carving it flat over the point boundary. Jaw-dropping stuff.

19.5

Kulkarni to Bravo, 1 run, driven with power to the fielder at deep cover

Chennai Super Kings 185/5   DJ Bravo 33* (14b 3x4 2x6)
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Photos

May 23, 2012

Dwayne Bravo has a word with Kieron Pollard after dismissing him, Mumbai Indians v Chennai Super Kings, Eliminator, IPL 2012, Bangalore, May 23, 2012

Dwayne Bravo has a word with Kieron Pollard after dismissing him

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May 23, 2012

Dwayne Bravo gives Kieron Pollard a send-off, Mumbai Indians v Chennai Super Kings, Eliminator, IPL 2012, Bangalore, May 23, 2012

Dwayne Bravo gives Kieron Pollard a send-off

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