Indian Premier League - Elimination final

Chennai Super Kings v Mumbai Indians

Chennai Super Kings won by 38 runs

4.1

Singh to Hussey, FOUR, edged and through the slips for a four! It was outside the off stump, swinging in from one pitched up, went for the drive, gets an edge through to the third-man for four

4.2

Singh to Hussey, no run, outside the off stump and this time it has left away by the batsman through to the keeper

4.3

Singh to Hussey, no run, outside the off stump, pitched up and driven to the covers, straight to the fielder

4.4

Singh to Hussey, FOUR, outside the off stump, lot of width for the batsman, he frees his arms and smashes over the covers for a boundary! Good counter-attacking from Hussey

4.5

Singh to Hussey, no run, on the of stump, defended on the back foot

4.6

Singh to Hussey, no run, outside the off stump, short of length, still some swing, he is on the back foot, punched to the off side and to the fielder

Chennai Super Kings 22/2   RP Singh 1-0-8-0

6.1

Singh to Hussey, no run, on the middle, short of length and there was slight deviation away from the batsman, beats the outside edge, the feet were going nowhere for Hussey

6.2

Singh to Hussey, 1 run, on his pads, pushed to the leg side and they are quickly off for a single before the short mid-wicket comes into the picture

6.3

Singh to Badrinath, no run, gives himself some room by moving to the leg side, it was on a length, pushed to the off side

6.4

Singh to Badrinath, FOUR, short from RP, wants to go for the pull, gets a bit of an under edge and it beats the wicket-keeper and the fine-leg for a four!

6.5

Singh to Badrinath, no run, outside the off stump, short of length, on the back foot, pushes to the covers

6.6

Singh to Badrinath, 1 run, goes down the pitch, flicks it away the fuller ball to mid-wicket for a single

Chennai Super Kings 36/2   RP Singh 2-0-14-0

12.1

Singh to Badrinath, 1 run, short of a length angling across the right-hander from over the wicket, Badri swats towards long off

12.2

Singh to Hussey, 1 leg bye, RP bowls a full ball nearly in the blockhole on leg stump, Hussey gets hit on the pad as he tries to nudge towards square

12.3

Singh to Badrinath, 1 run, Badri mis-times the pull, he was trying to hit against the angle going across him and the ball falls short of Harbahjan running in from midwicket

12.4

Singh to Hussey, FOUR, a full ball on the pads, Hussey clears his front foot and lofts the ball into the gap between long on and deep midwicket

12.5

Singh to Hussey, FOUR, a short ball to follow the full one, but same result. Hussey pulls extremely hard and into the gap at deep midwicket

12.6

Singh to Hussey, 1 run, full on the pads this time, Hussey flicks through square.

Chennai Super Kings 94/2   RP Singh 3-0-25-0

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

17.3

Singh to Dhoni, FOUR, seems so effortless, most of the fielders in the deep are on the leg side, so Dhoni moves towards leg and lofts a full ball from leg and middle stump towards the extra cover boundary

17.4

Singh to Dhoni, 2 runs, driven to wide long on and Dhoni and Bravo race the first so they can sprint the second

17.5

Singh to Dhoni, 1 run, Pollard makes a stupendous save on the wide long-on boundary. Dhoni hammered the ball, so flat and hard. It was bouncing over the boundary but Pollard dived in the nick of time, using his large reach to bring the ball down

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   RP Singh 4-0-34-0
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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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