Indian Premier League - 21st match

Deccan Chargers v Delhi Daredevils

Delhi Daredevils won by 6 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)

0.5

Nannes to Gilchrist, OUT, gone! Nannes strikes with a change of length, dropping it in much shorter to draw a poor attempt at a pull, Gilchrist is too late and the ball takes the shoulder of the bat, very high in the air and the 'keeper Karthik calls for it and takes an easy catch

AC Gilchrist c †Karthik b Nannes 8 (5b 2x4 0x6) SR: 160.00

Deccan Chargers 8/1   HH Gibbs 0* (0b)   DP Nannes 0.5-0-8-1

2.3

Nannes to Gibbs, OUT, Nannes gets another! Clever fuller ball and Gibbs gets too close to the pitch by stepping out, ends up lofting a drive straight to de Villiers at mid-off, taking it with ease

HH Gibbs c de Villiers b Nannes 0 (4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Deccan Chargers 19/2   AA Bilakhia 10* (7b 1x4)   DP Nannes 1.3-0-8-2

8.6

Mishra to Sharma, OUT, the pressure finally shows! Mishra tosses it up outside off stump, a top spinner, Rohit looks to go over extra cover but he's hurried into the shot and picks out sweeper cover

RG Sharma c Manhas b Mishra 17 (20b 2x4 0x6) SR: 85.00

Deccan Chargers 52/3   AA Bilakhia 22* (26b 2x4)   A Mishra 2-0-8-1

9.2

Vettori to Bilakhia, OUT, a double strike! Vettori gets into the action with a straighter ball that pitches on off stump and skids on, Bilakhia is late on the shot and that ball was headed to leg stump

AA Bilakhia lbw b Vettori 22 (27b 2x4 0x6) SR: 81.48

Deccan Chargers 53/4   TL Suman 1* (1b)   DL Vettori 1.2-0-5-1

14.5

Sangwan to Suman, OUT, and Sangwan breaks a threatening stand! Pitches it back of a length, Suman frees the arms to slap that over the on side but gets a top edge that de Villiers gobbles up running back in the covers

TL Suman c de Villiers b Sangwan 23 (14b 1x4 1x6) SR: 164.28

Deccan Chargers 118/5   DR Smith 40* (20b 4x4 2x6)   PJ Sangwan 2.5-0-17-1

17.6

Nehra to Smith, OUT, good catch in the deep gets Smith and ends a good over from Nehra! Smith doesn't move his feet much as he slashes that over the covers, not timed well and Vettori, running to his left from mid-off, calls for it and takes it on the slide in front of the deep cover sweeper also on the move from the boundary

DR Smith c Vettori b Nehra 48 (28b 5x4 2x6) SR: 171.42

Deccan Chargers 139/6   Y Venugopal Rao 11* (11b)   A Nehra 3-0-23-1

18.3

Nannes to Shoaib Ahmed, OUT, third ball in a row Ahmed goes for a waft and cannot make contact, he sets off for the bye but Rao shoos him back, Karthik collects and nails an under-arm back direct hit and thats another wicket down

Shoaib Ahmed run out 0 (3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Deccan Chargers 139/7   Y Venugopal Rao 11* (11b)   DP Nannes 3.3-0-15-2

19.5

Nehra to Venugopal Rao, OUT, take that, says Nehra! He holds his own and nails a terrific yorker which slides under the bat and flattens middle stump, another good change of pace from Nehra

Y Venugopal Rao b Nehra 16 (15b 1x4 0x6) SR: 106.66

Deccan Chargers 147/8   RP Singh 2* (4b)   A Nehra 3.5-0-29-2

19.6

Nehra to Ojha, 1 run, OUT, run out to end the innings! Nehra aims for leg stump with a full ball, Ojha clears his toes and clips in the air just wide of midwicket, but Vettori throws himself to his right, stops with one hand, tumbles, has a look to see whats happening, and throws the ball to get Ojha

PP Ojha run out 1 (1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

Deccan Chargers 148/9   RP Singh 2* (4b)   A Nehra 4-0-30-2
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Apr 30, 2009

Shoaib Ahmed picked up the crucial wickets of Gautam Gambhir and AB de Villiers, Deccan Chargers v Delhi Daredevils, IPL, 21st match, Centurion, April 30, 2009

Shoaib Ahmed picked up the crucial wickets of Gautam Gambhir and AB de Villiers

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Apr 30, 2009

Pradeep Sangwan celebrates a wicket, Deccan Chargers v Delhi Daredevils, IPL, 21st match, Centurion, April 30, 2009

Pradeep Sangwan celebrates a wicket

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