Indian Premier League - Elimination final

Chennai Super Kings v Mumbai Indians

Chennai Super Kings won by 38 runs

7.1

Pollard to Badrinath, 2 runs, outside the off stump, cut away through point and they get a single, misfield by Rayadu at sweeper allows them to come back for the second

7.2

Pollard to Badrinath, 1 run, another one outside the off stump, short of length, outside edge through to third-man and a single

7.3

Pollard to Hussey, no run, on the leg stump, bit of deviation into the batsman, hits the pads and it rolls to the leg side, wanted a single but Pollard runs quickly and prevents it

7.4

Pollard to Hussey, 1 run, pitched right up to the bat, outside the off stump, driven to the sweeper for a single

7.5

Pollard to Badrinath, 1 leg bye, on the middle stump, angles into the batsman, bit of bounce for Pollard and it is played away to the leg side for a single

7.6

Pollard to Hussey, no run, outside the off stump, pitched right up and driven but straight to extra-cover and they get no run

Chennai Super Kings 41/2   KA Pollard 1-0-4-0

9.1

Pollard to Hussey, FOUR, short ball first up and Hussey simply pulls it into the gap on the midwicket boundary, didn't hit it too hard, focused on placing it

9.2

Pollard to Hussey, 1 run, the slower ball bowled fuller on middle and off stump, driven to long off on the front foot

9.3

Pollard to Badrinath, no run, Badri goes low to paddle the ball but is hit on the pad by a slower one

9.4

Pollard to Badrinath, FOUR, short ball and Badri pulls the ball flat towards deep square leg, where Malinga seemed to have it covered. The ball fell short of him and bounced really high, flying over Malinga's head

9.5

Pollard to Badrinath, FOUR, Badri heaves across the line once again and gets a bottom edge past his stumps to the fine leg boundary

9.6

Pollard to Badrinath, 1 run, short of a length angling into the right-hander, Badri opens the face and steers to third man

Chennai Super Kings 61/2   KA Pollard 2-0-18-0

13.1

Pollard to Hussey, 1 run, a slower ball on leg stump, Hussey turns the ball off his pads to square leg

13.2

Pollard to Badrinath, OUT, caught on the edge of the straight boundary! Badri gave Pollard the charge, the ball was short of a length and straight. Badri hit through the line, lofting the ball on the up, over the bowler's head. Rohit ran to his left from long-on and judged the catch well because he was on the move when he reached the ball

S Badrinath c Sharma b Pollard 47 (39b 6x4 1x6) SR: 120.51

13.3

Pollard to Hussey, 1 run, driven on the front foot to long on

13.4

Pollard to Dhoni, FOUR, and a terrific start for the captain, Pollard strays on to the pads and Dhoni flicks it in the air and into the gap on the midwicket boundary

13.5

Pollard to Dhoni, 1 run, the fuller, slower ball. Dhoni drives to long on

13.6

Pollard to Hussey, 1 run, Pollard veers wide of the crease and then bowls a good length ball on middle and off, Hussey stays in his crease and plays on the off side

Chennai Super Kings 102/3   KA Pollard 3-0-26-1
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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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