Indian Premier League - 18th match

Delhi Daredevils v Rajasthan Royals

Rajasthan Royals won by 5 wickets (with 9 balls remaining)

7.1

Warne to de Villiers, 1 run, tossed up and turning away sharply, de Villiers waits for the ball to turn and taps it away behind point

7.2

Warne to Karthik, OUT, And he strikes straightaway! flighted delivery on the middle and leg stump line, Karthik looks to turn it away on the leg side but fails miserably. Ball clips the leading edge and lobs back, Warne moves forward few steps and takes it comfortably. That's the end of that

KD Karthik c & b Warne 4 (5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 80.00

7.3

Warne to Vettori, 1 run, worked away on the off side, they take on the fielder at cover and adds a single to the total

7.4

Warne to de Villiers, 1 run, worked away on the leg side

7.5

Warne to Vettori, 1 run, late cut to third man fetches another single

7.6

Warne to de Villiers, FOUR, shot! tossed up outside the off stump and turning away, de Villiers pushes forward, nicely gets to the pitch of the delivery and drives it through covers. Diving effort in the deep ends in vain. Boundary to end a successful over

Delhi Daredevils 56/4   SK Warne 1-0-8-1

9.1

Warne to de Villiers, 1 run, pushed away for a single

9.2

Warne to Vettori, 1 run, googly and its bit too wide, turning away from the left-hander and Vettori taps it down to short third man

9.3

Warne to de Villiers, 2 runs, forced away through midwicket for a brace, fielder in the deep is bit late and they rush back for the second

9.4

Warne to de Villiers, no run, driven hard but straight to the fielder at cover

9.5

Warne to de Villiers, no run, tossed up, pitched outside the leg stump and turning across, a Warne special - de Villiers tries to work it away on the leg side but fails to make contact. Loud appeal for lbw turned down and rightly so.

9.6

Warne to de Villiers, 1 run, single to end the over, full and on the pads, de Villiers opens up and punches it down to long-on for a single

Delhi Daredevils 66/4   SK Warne 2-0-13-1

15.1

Warne to de Villiers, FOUR, sweeps well to midwicket fence and Smith fails to pick up the ball in the background, brings up the 50! for de Villiers.

15.2

Warne to de Villiers, OUT, and Warne strikes, floats up the delivery and pitches outside the leg stump and de Villiers looking for the slog sweep, misses it and gets hit on the pad, loud appeal and given, de Villiers is unlucky.

AB de Villiers lbw b Warne 50 (40b 5x4 1x6) SR: 125.00

15.3

Warne to Manhas, no run, cuts and misses outside the off stump.

15.4

Warne to Manhas, 2 runs, waits for the turn, cuts well to deep backward point, good fielding in the deep running around.

15.5

Warne to Manhas, no run, defended watchfully to the off side.

15.6

Warne to Manhas, 1 run, slow turner from Warne and drops it short, pulls it around to deep midwicket.

Delhi Daredevils 108/5   SK Warne 3-0-20-2

17.1

Warne to Manhas, SIX, goes all the way as Warne tosses it up outside the off stump and Manhas lofts it high and over the fielder to long off fence for maximum.

17.2

Warne to Manhas, FOUR, swings it again this time in the air to deep backward square leg and one bounce to the fence.

17.3

Warne to Manhas, 1 run, flatter and quicker, Manhas plays close to the pads as he cuts to point.

17.4

Warne to Vettori, 1 run, googly from Warne, cut to the sweeper for a single.

17.5

Warne to Manhas, no run, slider from Warne, cuts and misses.

17.6

Warne to Manhas, no run, pitches on the leg stump and spins away, Manhas stands in the crease and flays at the delivery and gets beaten.

Delhi Daredevils 133/5   SK Warne 4-0-32-2
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Apr 28, 2009

The Delhi Daredevils celebrate Shane Warne's dismissal, Delhi Daredevils v Rajasthan Royals, IPL, 18th match, Centurion, April 28, 2009

The Delhi Daredevils celebrate Shane Warne's dismissal

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Apr 28, 2009

Graeme Smith and Yusuf Pathan strategise during the chase, Delhi Daredevils v Rajasthan Royals, IPL, 18th match, Centurion, April 28, 2009

Graeme Smith and Yusuf Pathan strategise during the chase

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