Indian Premier League - 2nd qualifying match

Delhi Daredevils v Chennai Super Kings

Chennai Super Kings won by 86 runs

0.1

Gupta to Vijay, FOUR, round the stumps, down the wicket and lofted over mid-off for a four! Exciting start from the Super Kings, positive stroke from Vijay to open his account

0.2

Gupta to Vijay, FOUR, down the track once again and this time it is driven through the right of the mid-off fielder and that has rushed away to the fence for another four, two boundaries to begin this virtual semi-final

0.3

Gupta to Vijay, 1 run, round the stumps, pitched right up, driven to long-on for a single this time

0.5

Gupta to Vijay, 1 run, on the leg stump, pitched up, he was going down the track but was cramped for room, easily pushed away to deep square-leg for a single

Chennai Super Kings 11/0   M Vijay 10* (4b 2x4)

1.5

Yadav to Vijay, 1 run, short of length but on his pads, easily flicked away to fine-leg for a single

Chennai Super Kings 18/0   M Vijay 11* (5b 2x4)

2.5

Russell to Vijay, FOUR, outside the off stump, pitched up, driven to the covers, Negi had the ball, picked it up and threw it at the non-striker's end, Rao does not back up well and it goes to the fence for four overthrows! Hussey was diving back to get in but even if that had hit, he would have been safe

2.6

Russell to Vijay, 1 run, on his pads, tucked away to fine-leg for a single

Chennai Super Kings 25/0   M Vijay 16* (7b 3x4)

3.1

Yadav to Vijay, FOUR, outside the off stump, pitched up and beautifully driven through the covers for a four! Stood up really tall while playing that one

3.2

Yadav to Vijay, 1 run, short of length, goes on to the back foot, 139.7 km/hr, tucked away to backward square-leg for a single

Chennai Super Kings 30/0   M Vijay 21* (9b 4x4)

4.2

Russell to Vijay, no run, short of length, on the back foot, pushed to the leg side

4.3

Russell to Vijay, FOUR, full-toss on the pads and that is easily flicked away to fine-leg for a four!

4.4

Russell to Vijay, no run, short of length, pushed to the off side to extra cover but not for a run

4.5

Russell to Vijay, 1 run, short of length outside the off stump, slower as well, opens the face of the bat through to third-man for a single

Chennai Super Kings 39/0   M Vijay 26* (13b 5x4)

5.1

Aaron to Vijay, no run, outside the off stump, length ball, driven on the up to the covers

5.2

Aaron to Vijay, FOUR, inside out, over the top and for four, it was pitched up and Vijay has given himself some room and sweetly timed over the extra-cover region

5.3

Aaron to Vijay, 1 wide, outside the off stump, left alone and that is quite wide outside the off stump, and called by the umpire as well

5.3

Aaron to Vijay, no run, short of length, bouncer attempted, Vijay lets it go through to the keeper, he is looking good

5.4

Aaron to Vijay, no run, gives himself room, angling in and he wants to go over the top, does not get too much elevation and goes on the bounce to the mid-on fielder

5.5

Aaron to Vijay, FOUR, mistimed for four, pitched up and he has hoicked it over the leg side, misses the square-leg easily and there is no-one in the deep

5.6

Aaron to Vijay, FOUR, bouncer again and he has been pulled away for a four over short fine-leg, it surprised the batsman with the pace but he went through with the shot, the fielder was back pedalling but does not get his hand on it, four for Vijay!

Chennai Super Kings 52/0   M Vijay 38* (19b 8x4)

6.2

Gupta to Vijay, FOUR, shimmy down the pitch and lofted for four over the deep mid-wicket region! Not only was he quick to get there but also picked the gap up well...

6.3

Gupta to Vijay, 1 run, goes the track yet again and this time he drives it over to long-off, goes on the bounce to the fielder

6.6

Gupta to Vijay, 1 run, on the off stump, pushed to the off side and they rush off for a single, Hussey was struggling to get in but the throw is nowhere close

Chennai Super Kings 64/0   M Vijay 44* (22b 9x4)

7.1

Negi to Vijay, no run, round the stumps, on the off stump, turning away, wanted to cut but gets an outside edge to backward point

7.2

Negi to Vijay, no run, on the off stump, pushed to the off side, the fielder's there

7.3

Negi to Vijay, 2 runs, full-toss, was going down the track and wanted to hit it over long-off, gets only up to long-off for a couple

7.4

Negi to Vijay, no run, outside the off stump, wanted to cut again but to the backward point fielder

7.5

Negi to Vijay, 1 run, down the pitch, mistimed to the long-on region and they get a single

Chennai Super Kings 67/0   M Vijay 47* (27b 9x4)

8.6

Aaron to Vijay, FOUR, and a four again to bring up his 50, outside the off stump and Vijay has thumped it over extra-cover for a boundary, doing it so easily this man tonight!

Chennai Super Kings 77/1   M Vijay 51* (28b 10x4)

9.2

Negi to Vijay, 1 run, goes down the track, full-toss, driven to sweeper for a single

9.4

Negi to Vijay, 1 run, goes down the pitch, shortens his length, to long-on for a single

9.6

Negi to Vijay, 1 run, on the back foot to a ball which was shorter, keeps a tad low, pushed to the leg side for a single

Chennai Super Kings 83/1   M Vijay 54* (31b 10x4)

10.1

Sehwag to Vijay, SIX, has that been caught on the deep midwicket boundary? If Taylor's taken it, it's a stunner. It was a long hop, which Vijay pulled flat towards deep midwicket. Taylor was on the edge and he jumped back to catch the ball with his right hand. As he landed though, his foot stepped on the rope. So that's a six. He went on to throw the ball up, step out, and dive forward back into play to catch the ball

10.2

Sehwag to Vijay, no run, played towards cover

10.3

Sehwag to Vijay, FOUR, width outside off stump, slightly short as well, Vijay goes back and cuts hard to the backward point boundary

10.4

Sehwag to Vijay, FOUR, terrific placement, Vijay comes forward and whipped the ball off his pads to the wide long on boundary, Sehwag getting some of his own medicine

10.5

Sehwag to Vijay, SIX, Vijay's on fire, he steps out again, gets to the pitch of the ball, and swings hard, launching the ball over cow corner

10.6

Sehwag to Vijay, 1 run, pushed towards midwicket for a single

Chennai Super Kings 104/1   M Vijay 75* (37b 12x4 2x6)

11.1

Negi to Vijay, SIX, he's hammering everything now, Vijay steps out of his crease and lofts the left-arm spinner cleanly over long off, lovely 88-metre six

11.2

Negi to Vijay, 1 run, pushed off the front foot towards cover

11.6

Negi to Vijay, 1 run, this time he gets an inside edge towards midwicket, he had come out of his crease and wanted to loft own the ground, he did not get to the pitch of it

Chennai Super Kings 115/1   M Vijay 83* (40b 12x4 3x6)

12.1

Russell to Vijay, 1 run, slower ball on off stump, Vijay opens the face and steers to point, there could have been at overthrow at the bowler's end had Warner not come running in from the boundary

12.4

Russell to Vijay, FOUR, shot! Vijay backs away towards leg stump and drives a length ball flat over extra cover, Russell is disappointed that the fielder at long off did not try and save it

12.5

Russell to Vijay, 1 run, dabbed to third man for a single

Chennai Super Kings 126/1   M Vijay 89* (43b 13x4 3x6)

13.6

Negi to Vijay, 1 run, dabbed off the back foot towards point

Chennai Super Kings 139/2   M Vijay 90* (44b 13x4 3x6)

14.1

Gupta to Vijay, SIX, Sunny's gone the distance, Vijay skipped out of his crease, got to the pitch of the ball, and smashed it over wide long-on

14.2

Gupta to Vijay, 1 run, played towards long on for a single this time

14.6

Gupta to Vijay, 2 wides, Vijay tries to glance the ball off his pads but misses, that was down leg side

Chennai Super Kings 161/2   M Vijay 97* (46b 13x4 4x6)

15.2

Russell to Vijay, no run, a slower ball on a good length, Vijay defends back to the bowler

15.3

Russell to Vijay, 2 runs, Vijay moves to 99 by swinging a full ball through midwicket

15.4

Russell to Vijay, no run, short of a length and straight, Vijay sways out of the way and lets it go

15.5

Russell to Vijay, 1 leg bye, good length on middle and leg, Vijay misses the flick and gets a leg bye on the leg side

Chennai Super Kings 166/2   M Vijay 99* (50b 13x4 4x6)

16.4

Aaron to Vijay, 2 runs, he gets to his century off 51 balls by flicking the ball off his pads behind square. This is his first fifty-plus score this season. His celebration is emotional, takes off his helmet and drops it, drops his bat too, and raises his hands

16.5

Aaron to Vijay, FOUR, edged for four! Vijay tried to hit down the ground and gets an outside edge past the keeper

16.6

Aaron to Vijay, FOUR, this time he does hit down the ground, waiting in his crease to blast the length ball past the bowler, that was hit too hard for long-off to save

Chennai Super Kings 183/3   M Vijay 109* (53b 15x4 4x6)

17.3

Yadav to Vijay, no run, the fast ball in the blockhole outside off, Vijay tries to make room to play through point but is beaten

17.4

Yadav to Vijay, 1 run, in the blockhole once again, Vijay stays back and plays towards extra cover

Chennai Super Kings 185/4   M Vijay 110* (55b 15x4 4x6)

18.2

Aaron to Vijay, 2 wides, he's lucky that did not go for four, it was a full toss outside leg stump and Vijay missed the glance. Ojha did not collect cleanly

Chennai Super Kings 193/4   M Vijay 110* (55b 15x4 4x6)

19.1

Yadav to Vijay, 1 run, in the blockhole, Vijay taps the ball to point to give Bravo the strike

19.4

Yadav to Vijay, 1 run, full and straight, Vijay makes room by moving towards leg and square drives through point

19.6

Yadav to Vijay, 1 run, OUT, Vijay makes room and smashes the ball towards long on where Warner fields and fires the throw back quickly, he just misses at the bowler's end and Yadav lets the ball go through to the keeper, Ojha collects and breaks the stumps to run out Vijay

M Vijay run out 113 (58b 15x4 4x6) SR: 194.82

Chennai Super Kings 222/5   M Vijay 113 (58b 15x4 4x6)
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May 25, 2012

MS Dhoni talks to IPL chairman Rajiv Shukla, Delhi Daredevils v Chennai Super Kings, 2nd eliminator, IPL 2012, Chennai, May 25, 2012

MS Dhoni talks to IPL chairman Rajiv Shukla

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May 25, 2012

Super Kings' cheerleaders celebrate the team's victory, Delhi Daredevils v Chennai Super Kings, 2nd eliminator, IPL 2012, Chennai, May 25, 2012

Super Kings' cheerleaders celebrate the team's victory

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