Indian Premier League, 17th match: Kolkata Knight Riders v Mumbai Indians at Port Elizabeth, Apr 27, 2009
Mumbai Indians won by 92 runs
Played at St George's Park, Port Elizabeth (neutral venue)
27 April 2009 - day/night match (20-over match)

Dinda to Tendulkar, SIX, Tendulkar is 36 years young, makes room, it's short on the stumps, and upper-cuts it, over point, and hits the rope on the full

Mumbai Indians 10/0   SR Tendulkar 9* (4b 1x6)   AB Dinda 0.1-0-6-0

Sharma to Tendulkar, SIX, uff, shades of Andy Caddick there from the 2003 world cup, short and wide, chest high, Sachin goes leg side, and pulls it with ease, smooth over midwicket

Mumbai Indians 44/0   SR Tendulkar 29* (21b 3x4 2x6)   I Sharma 2.3-0-20-0

Ganguly to Jayasuriya, SIX, Ganguly hasn't learned from his mistakes so far, bowls short and on the pads, and pulled away for six over deep backward square

Mumbai Indians 55/0   ST Jayasuriya 16* (10b 1x4 1x6)   SC Ganguly 0.5-0-10-0

Ganguly to Jayasuriya, SIX, ho ho, that's huge, gentle half-volley on the middle stump, Jaya clears the front leg and launches it way over the midwicket boundary

Mumbai Indians 61/0   ST Jayasuriya 22* (11b 1x4 2x6)   SC Ganguly 1-0-16-0

Mendis to Tendulkar, SIX, okay bye Mendis, length ball, looks for the carrom break, but there is no spin, Tendulkar has premeditated a slog sweep, and boy has he connected? It goes way over the midwicket boundary

Mumbai Indians 71/0   SR Tendulkar 40* (29b 3x4 3x6)   BAW Mendis 0.5-0-10-0

Gayle to Jayasuriya, SIX, ho ho, another, short, angled into his pads, and Jauasuriya flick-pulls it over fine leg, this is quite a show, Sanath and Sachin

Mumbai Indians 79/0   ST Jayasuriya 29* (13b 1x4 3x6)   CH Gayle 0.2-0-7-0

Mendis to Jayasuriya, SIX, he is dismantling his compatriot, reads the googly, and goes with the spin, lofts it over long-off; uff what batting

Mumbai Indians 92/0   ST Jayasuriya 37* (16b 1x4 4x6)   BAW Mendis 1.1-0-17-0

Mendis to Tendulkar, SIX, Mendis is being taken to pieces, length ball, on the stumps, no turn, and Sachin clears his leg, and plays a little pick-up over midwicket, what a way to reach his 50

Mumbai Indians 99/0   SR Tendulkar 53* (34b 4x4 4x6)   BAW Mendis 1.3-0-24-0

Hodge to Harbhajan Singh, SIX, some of Sachin's timing has rubbed off to Harbhajan. Thrown up, just outside off, and he lofts it over long-off with ease, all timing

Mumbai Indians 138/1   Harbhajan Singh 10* (5b 1x4 1x6)   BJ Hodge 2.2-0-20-0

Hodge to Harbhajan Singh, SIX, ho ho ho, another one, No. 10 for the innings, this is strighter, and is slog-swept way way over midwicket

Mumbai Indians 144/1   Harbhajan Singh 16* (6b 1x4 2x6)   BJ Hodge 2.3-0-26-0





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