Indian Premier League - 1st match

Chennai Super Kings v Mumbai Indians

Mumbai Indians won by 19 runs

0.1

Gony to Jayasuriya, 1 run, hits the short spot straight away and he taps it softly toward short midwicket and sets off quickly, they scamper the single

0.5

Gony to Jayasuriya, no run, continues over the wicket, lands it full outside off and he pushes it down to point

0.6

Gony to Jayasuriya, 1 run, lands it on the pads and he clips it wide of square leg

Mumbai Indians 3/0   ST Jayasuriya 2* (3b)

1.1

Thushara to Jayasuriya, 1 leg bye, There's an appeal straightaway! Goes for a wild swipe across the line and the ball clips his pads outside the line of off, can't give that out

1.4

Thushara to Jayasuriya, FOUR, that's the first of the tournament! Steaky as he plays with soft hands and the ball travels off the outside edge and beats second slip, runs to third man

1.5

Thushara to Jayasuriya, 1 run, drops it on a good length and he turns it wide of square leg

Mumbai Indians 10/0   ST Jayasuriya 7* (6b 1x4)

2.1

Gony to Jayasuriya, 1 run, chance for a run out! Gonty darts across, falls and tries to shatter the stumps at the bowler's end in one motion but misses the stumps, cheeky single in the end

2.5

Gony to Jayasuriya, no run, the ball stops on him and balloons safely in front of point

2.6

Gony to Jayasuriya, FOUR, he gives him the charge and Gony drops it short, Jayasuriya adjusts well and carves it over backward point

Mumbai Indians 20/0   ST Jayasuriya 12* (9b 2x4)

3.2

Thushara to Jayasuriya, no run, he tries to loft that out of the stadium and misses it completely, that's a nice shadow golf swing

3.3

Thushara to Jayasuriya, FOUR, a bit too short and Jayasuriya likes it there as it sits up nicely, allows him to swing and connect off the meat of the bat and place it wide of square leg

3.4

Thushara to Jayasuriya, 1 run, fuller and he plays his trademark clip over midwicket, Oram;s there on the boundary to save it

Mumbai Indians 26/0   ST Jayasuriya 17* (12b 3x4)

4.2

Flintoff to Jayasuriya, no run, waltzes down the track and Flintoff bangs it in short and slightly wide, Jayasuriya fails to make any contact

4.3

Flintoff to Jayasuriya, FOUR, short down the leg side and he glances it off his gloves and beats a diving Patel, nobody patrolling that area to cut it off

4.4

Flintoff to Jayasuriya, 1 run, taps it with soft hands and yells 'yeah, yeah' before setting off for the single

Mumbai Indians 33/0   ST Jayasuriya 22* (15b 4x4)

5.1

Thushara to Jayasuriya, no run, swings across the line and finds midwicket

5.2

Thushara to Jayasuriya, FOUR, unlucky for Thushara! He swings it in and nearly hits the yorker length but Jayasuriya swings across the line and gets an inside edge past the stumps and pumps his fist

5.3

Thushara to Jayasuriya, no run, fullish on the pads and he places it to the on side

5.4

Thushara to Jayasuriya, no run, fires it full outside off and he places it firmly to the off side

5.5

Thushara to Jayasuriya, OUT, tame dismissal and Hayden makes up for his earlier lapse, it's full and swinging in and Jayasuriya chips it straight to Hayden at midwicket, he takes it very comfortably just off the ground, timed that too well

ST Jayasuriya c Hayden b Thushara 26 (20b 5x4 0x6) SR: 130.00

Mumbai Indians 39/1   ST Jayasuriya 26 (20b 5x4)
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RCB v Chargers at Centurion - May 21, 2009
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Apr 18, 2009

The Mumbai Indians watch the dog hold up playChennai Super Kings v Mumbai Indians, IPL, 1st game, Cape Town, April 18, 2009

The Mumbai Indians watch the dog hold up play

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Apr 18, 2009

IPL cheerleaders strut their stuff, Chennai Super Kings v Mumbai Indians, IPL, 1st game, Cape Town, April 18, 2009

IPL cheerleaders strut their stuff

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