Indian Premier League - 1st semi final

Delhi Daredevils v Deccan Chargers

Deccan Chargers won by 6 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)

0.5

Harris to Gambhir, OUT, Gambhir chips down the track and bash it over the off side, he makes room and Harris makes him chase the ball by bowling it wide,the ball flies off the top half off the bat and sails into RP's palms at third man

G Gambhir c Singh b Harris 0 (5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Delhi Daredevils 0/1   DA Warner 0* (0b)   RJ Harris 0.5-0-0-1

0.6

Harris to Warner, OUT, two in two! Harris is the man of the moment, he bowls it a touch wide outside off and invites the slash, Warner obliges but chops it straight to Gibbs at backward point, Harris will be on a hat-trick the next over

DA Warner c Gibbs b Harris 0 (1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Delhi Daredevils 0/2   V Sehwag 0* (0b)   RJ Harris 1-1-0-2

10.4

Symonds to Sehwag, OUT, Sehwag pays the price for getting too far across, he exposes the middle and leg stumps as he tries to paddle it away to fine leg, the ball clips his thigh right in front and the umpire doesn't take too long to decide

V Sehwag lbw b Symonds 39 (31b 5x4 0x6) SR: 125.80

Delhi Daredevils 85/3   TM Dilshan 40* (28b 6x4 1x6)   A Symonds 2.4-0-20-1

17.1

Singh to de Villiers, OUT, the bowling change works! He pitches it slightly short of a length and AB clears his front leg and tries to pull him but the ball kicks up a bit more and catches the outside edge

AB de Villiers c †Gilchrist b Singh 26 (21b 0x4 2x6) SR: 123.80

Delhi Daredevils 133/4   TM Dilshan 61* (46b 7x4 1x6)   RP Singh 2.1-0-23-1

18.6

Harris to Karthik, OUT, through the gate! Harris fires a yorker on the base of the off and middle stumps and Karthik exposes the woodwork as he shapes to slash it square on the off side, the bails go flying

KD Karthik b Harris 9 (8b 0x4 1x6) SR: 112.50

Delhi Daredevils 145/5   TM Dilshan 63* (49b 7x4 1x6)   RJ Harris 4-1-27-3

19.3

Singh to Bhatia, OUT, pitches it up outside off and Bhatia makes room to slice it past backward point but he ends up spooning it straight to Rao in that position

R Bhatia c Venugopal Rao b Singh 4 (2b 1x4 0x6) SR: 200.00

Delhi Daredevils 151/6   TM Dilshan 64* (50b 7x4 1x6)   RP Singh 3.3-0-32-2

19.5

Singh to Dilshan, 1 run, OUT, hoicks him over square leg and they risk the second run, Suman fires a fast and flat throw from the deep and Dilshan was always struggling

TM Dilshan run out 65 (51b 7x4 1x6) SR: 127.45

Delhi Daredevils 153/7   A Mishra 0* (1b)   RP Singh 3.5-0-33-2

19.6

Singh to Sangwan, OUT, another swing and a miss and the ball just sneaks past the legstump, they try to streal another bye but Gilchrist's accurate with the underarm lob to the stumps

A Mishra run out 0 (1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Delhi Daredevils 153/8   PJ Sangwan 0* (1b)   RP Singh 4-0-33-2
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Photos

May 22, 2009

Adam Gilchrist goes over deep square leg, Delhi Daredevils v Deccan Chargers, IPL, 1st semi-final, Centurion, May 22, 2009

Adam Gilchrist goes over deep square leg

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May 22, 2009

Andrew Symonds eyes cow corner, Delhi Daredevils v Deccan Chargers, IPL, 1st semi-final, Centurion, May 22, 2009

Andrew Symonds eyes cow corner

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