Indian Premier League - 5th match

Royal Challengers Bangalore v Chennai Super Kings

Chennai Super Kings won by 92 runs

0.6

Kumar to Hayden, FOUR, shortish and wide, and Hayden leans back, and caresses it through the cover field. Top shot

Chennai Super Kings 9/0   ML Hayden 7* (2b 1x4)   P Kumar 1-0-8-0

2.1

Kumar to Patel, FOUR, full, not swinging, at 125k, asked to be hit, and hit Parthiv does, wristily, through the gap between mid-on and midwicket

Chennai Super Kings 19/0   PA Patel 8* (8b 1x4)   P Kumar 1.1-0-12-0

4.1

Kallis to Hayden, FOUR, loosener, and gets a royal spanking, short and outside off, and Hayden murders it to wide of mid-off

Chennai Super Kings 40/0   ML Hayden 21* (10b 2x4 1x6)   JH Kallis 0.1-0-4-0

4.2

Kallis to Hayden, FOUR, short, and on leg, and Hayden shows it past fine leg, which is in circle

Chennai Super Kings 44/0   ML Hayden 25* (11b 3x4 1x6)   JH Kallis 0.2-0-8-0

4.3

Kallis to Hayden, FOUR, the best of the three shots, it's just outside off, and Hayden late-cuts it between point and thirdman, also in circle

Chennai Super Kings 48/0   ML Hayden 29* (12b 4x4 1x6)   JH Kallis 0.3-0-12-0

5.4

Vinay Kumar to Hayden, FOUR, short and wide again, and Hayden finds the gap again, through the off cordon of four, smooth as you like

Chennai Super Kings 63/0   ML Hayden 40* (15b 5x4 2x6)   R Vinay Kumar 0.4-0-7-0

5.5

Vinay Kumar to Hayden, FOUR, slower ball, short one, too short, and Hayden scoops it over the short fine leg, can't bowl short with thirdman and fine leg up in the circle. Use your head, bowler

Chennai Super Kings 67/0   ML Hayden 44* (16b 6x4 2x6)   R Vinay Kumar 0.5-0-11-0

6.3

Kohli to Hayden, FOUR, as with part-timers, the loose delivery appears, and Hayden gets down on a knee and paddles it past fine leg, which is in circle

Chennai Super Kings 72/0   ML Hayden 49* (20b 7x4 2x6)   V Kohli 0.3-0-4-0

6.5

Kohli to Hayden, FOUR, full, slower fulltoss, outside off, and Hayden gets to ffity with a guide past third man

Chennai Super Kings 76/0   ML Hayden 53* (22b 8x4 2x6)   V Kohli 0.5-0-8-0

8.5

Kallis to Patel, FOUR, slower, short, and Parthiv cuts it, and finds the gap to perfection

Chennai Super Kings 96/0   PA Patel 27* (22b 2x4 1x6)   JH Kallis 1.5-0-27-0

9.3

Kumble to Hayden, FOUR, fabulous shot, Hayden walks across, gets down on a knee, and sweeps past fine leg

Chennai Super Kings 104/0   ML Hayden 64* (33b 9x4 2x6)   A Kumble 1.3-0-15-0

16.4

Pietersen to Flintoff, FOUR, short on the pads, and Freddie short-arm-pulls it to square leg boundary

Chennai Super Kings 150/3   A Flintoff 5* (3b 1x4)   KP Pietersen 2.4-0-13-1

17.2

Steyn to Flintoff, FOUR, Flintoff makes room again, same delivery, fast and just outside off, and Flintoff gets a thick outside edge to thirdman boundary

Chennai Super Kings 155/3   A Flintoff 10* (6b 2x4)   DW Steyn 2.2-0-18-0

18.2

Kumar to Raina, FOUR, slower, short ball, and Raina pulls it towards square leg, easy four, the UP batsman is having good time against UP bowler - UP being Uttar Pradesh

Chennai Super Kings 163/3   SK Raina 27* (26b 1x4 1x6)   P Kumar 3.2-0-35-1

19.3

Steyn to Morkel, FOUR, shot, what can you do with a yorker? move away, open the face, and dig it out to point boundary. Where were you so long Albie?

Chennai Super Kings 176/4   JA Morkel 4* (1b 1x4)   DW Steyn 3.3-0-32-0
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Apr 20, 2009

Albie Morkel is bowled, Bangalore Royal Challengers v Chennai Super Kings, IPL, 5th game, Port Elizabeth, April 20, 2009

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Apr 20, 2009

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