Indian Premier League, 51st match: Deccan Chargers v Royal Challengers Bangalore at Hyderabad (Deccan), May 25, 2008
Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 5 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
25 May 2008 - day/night match (20-over match)

Kumble to Gibbs, OUT, bounce does it as Gibbs is far down the track and is deceived which allows Goswami to fumble with the ball once and still whip the bails off. Bowling change has worked for the Royal Challengers

HH Gibbs st †Goswami b Kumble 47 (34b 6x4 2x6) SR: 138.23

Deccan Chargers 101/1   AC Gilchrist 45* (34b 4x4 2x6)   A Kumble 2.2-0-9-1

Vinay Kumar to Gilchrist, OUT, Vinay gets it right this time as he pitches a full length delivery outside the off stump, Gilchrist goes for the lofted shot again but is not able to long off, where Akhil takes the catch running forward

AC Gilchrist c Akhil b Vinay Kumar 46 (37b 4x4 2x6) SR: 124.32

Deccan Chargers 109/2   RG Sharma 7* (4b 1x4)   R Vinay Kumar 1.3-0-15-1

Kohli to Silva, OUT, on the good length outside the off stump, Silva looks to drill through the off side and gets a faint nick back to the keeper, who does very well to hold onto it and then appeal. Rauf has no hesitation in giving it out and rightly so

LPC Silva c †Goswami b Kohli 0 (2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Deccan Chargers 109/3   RG Sharma 7* (7b 1x4)   V Kohli 2-0-8-1

Vinay Kumar to Sharma, OUT, on a good length outside the off stump, Rohit comes down the track and looks to loft it over long off but gets a top edge which flies towards sweeper on the off side and Steyn takes the catch comfortably

RG Sharma c Steyn b Vinay Kumar 17 (16b 2x4 0x6) SR: 106.25

Deccan Chargers 123/4   Y Venugopal Rao 2* (2b)   R Vinay Kumar 3-0-21-2

Kohli to Ravi Teja, OUT, Timber! Teja moves across and looks to slog it away to midwicket but misses the line completely as the stumps are disturbed and he has to inch his way back to the pavilion

DB Ravi Teja b Kohli 7 (7b 1x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

Deccan Chargers 151/5   Y Venugopal Rao 22* (10b 1x4 2x6)   V Kohli 3.1-0-18-2

Vinay Kumar to Venugopal Rao, OUT, Vinay has his man as he bowls a fuller one on the middle stump, Venu looks to play it away on the leg side but gets a leading edge to extra cover, where Jaffer takes the catch

Y Venugopal Rao c Jaffer b Vinay Kumar 26 (12b 2x4 2x6) SR: 216.66

Deccan Chargers 164/6   AS Yadav 8* (4b 1x6)   R Vinay Kumar 3.2-0-27-3

Vinay Kumar to Yadav, OUT, Bangar's batting duties end without facing a ball as Arjun plays the ball down onto the pitch and calls him across for a single, but Vinay is alert to the situation as he runs across, picks the ball up and throws the stumps down at the keeper's end

SB Bangar run out 0 (0b 0x4 0x6) SR: -

Deccan Chargers 164/7   AS Yadav 8* (5b 1x6)   R Vinay Kumar 3.3-0-27-3

Steyn to Yadav, OUT, short on the off stump, Arjun looks to pull it away and Vaas wants to get to the other end, but fails to beat the throw from Goswami and has to go back to pavilion

WPUJC Vaas run out 0 (3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Deccan Chargers 164/8   AS Yadav 8* (7b 1x6)   DW Steyn 3.2-0-18-0

Steyn to Yadav, OUT, short outside the off stump, Arjun finally connects the pull shot but does not get the timing right as he finds Chipli at deep square leg

AS Yadav c sub (B Chipli) b Steyn 8 (8b 0x4 1x6) SR: 100.00

Deccan Chargers 165/9   RP Singh 1* (1b)   DW Steyn 3.4-0-19-1

Steyn to Singh, OUT, perfect end to the innings as RP is castled by the yorker

RP Singh b Steyn 1 (3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

Deccan Chargers 165/10   DP Vijaykumar 0* (0b)   DW Steyn 4-0-19-2





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Hours of play (local time) 16.00 start, First Session 16.00-17.20, Interval 17.20-17.40, Second Session 17.40-19.00

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