Indian Premier League - 9th match

Chennai Super Kings v Delhi Daredevils

Delhi Daredevils won by 9 runs

7.1

Muralitharan to Dilshan, 2 runs, flat, quick, on the pads, and flicked away for an easy two, good placement

7.2

Muralitharan to Dilshan, 1 run, fuller on the pads, and a single to mid-on

7.3

Muralitharan to de Villiers, 1 run, topspinner, AB didn't read it, but still manages a single to long-off

7.4

Muralitharan to Dilshan, no run, thrown up, on off stump, Dilshan looks for a big hit, and is beaten in the flight, and by the rip, lucky to not lob it

7.5

Muralitharan to Dilshan, FOUR, and Dilshan gets back now, through a deft late-cut, this one was flatter and quicker, he opens the face late and beats Morkel at short third man

7.6

Muralitharan to Dilshan, 1 run, thrown up again, and Dilshan gets to his fifty via a single into the covers. What an innings after two big wickets, early in the innings

Delhi Daredevils 76/2   M Muralitharan 1-0-9-0

9.1

Muralitharan to de Villiers, no run, just outside off, thrown up, and AB just defends it, strange

9.2

Muralitharan to de Villiers, 1 run, dances down the track, drops it straight towards midwicket,with sodft hands, and another single stolen

9.3

Muralitharan to Karthik, FOUR, just short of length, Karthik goes deep into the crease, picks the doosra, and cuts it to the right of the sweper-cover, what a shot, could well have been played in a Test

9.4

Muralitharan to Karthik, 1 run, flighted this time, and Karthik defends into the covers and takes off for one

9.5

Muralitharan to de Villiers, 2 runs, on the pads, and flicked away to the left of short fine and the right deep backward suare leg, easy two

9.6

Muralitharan to de Villiers, no run, dot ball, and again AB just ends up defending a topspinner, second time in this over

Delhi Daredevils 90/3   M Muralitharan 2-0-17-0

11.1

Muralitharan to de Villiers, 2 runs, Murali starts with a topspinner, AB opens the face towards point, and sees a slow Parthiv at short third, and runs a quick two, smart running

11.2

Muralitharan to de Villiers, 2 runs, steps down and chips it over midwicket, good placement again, and an easy two

11.3

Muralitharan to de Villiers, 2 runs, two again, this was on the pads, and AB turns it to between sqaure leg and midwicket

11.4

Muralitharan to de Villiers, 1 run, on the off, flighted, and defended into the covers for a single

11.5

Muralitharan to Karthik, 1 run, full, around off, turning in, and Karthik turns his around front pad for an easy single

11.6

Muralitharan to de Villiers, 1 run, looks to sweep, doesn't read the doosra, but changes the shot midway to open the face towards point for another single. They are milking Murali

Delhi Daredevils 105/3   M Muralitharan 3-0-26-0
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Photos

Apr 23, 2009

Andrew Flintoff latches on to a catch at the boundary, Chennai Super Kings v Delhi Daredevils, IPL, 9th match, Durban, April 23, 2009

Andrew Flintoff latches on to a catch at the boundary

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Apr 23, 2009

MS Dhoni heads back to the pavilion disappointed, Chennai Super Kings v Delhi Daredevils, IPL, 9th match, Durban, April 23, 2009

MS Dhoni heads back to the pavilion disappointed

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