Indian Premier League - 22nd match

Chennai Super Kings v Rajasthan Royals

Chennai Super Kings won by 38 runs

7.1

Patel to Raina, SIX, Raina's a stylist alright! He gets on one knee to a full delivery and he somehow gets underneath the bounce and scoops it rows over deep backward point

7.2

Patel to Raina, no run, keeps low and a thick under edge rolls to the keeper

7.3

Patel to Raina, 1 run, gets beside the line and steers him wide of backward point

7.4

Patel to Badrinath, no run, the ball keeps a bit low and stops a bit but he gets behind the line and taps it to mid-off

7.5

Patel to Badrinath, 1 run, works his wrists and clips it softly in front of midwicket and completes an easyu single

7.6

Patel to Raina, no run, extra bounce this time and the ball zips past Raina as he attempts a flashy cut

Chennai Super Kings 55/2   MM Patel 1-0-8-0

10.1

Patel to Badrinath, 1 run, fullish outside off and punched off the front foot to deep cover

10.2

Patel to Raina, 1 run, opens the face of the bat and dabs it very late down to deep point

10.3

Patel to Badrinath, no run, keeps it on a good length and straight, he gets behind the line and pats it back down the pitch

10.4

Patel to Badrinath, no run, chips it very slightly in the air towards short midwicket, the ball stopped on him

10.5

Patel to Badrinath, no run, slower ball and Badri's completely beaten as he makes room

10.6

Patel to Badrinath, 1 run, slower ball again and he opens the face of the bat this time and steers it to third man

Chennai Super Kings 84/2   MM Patel 2-0-11-0

12.1

Patel to Oram, no run, cramps him for room as he shapes to dab it wide of the keeper and he misses it, this pitch is asking questions

12.2

Patel to Oram, 1 run, gets beside the line and taps it wide of point and takes off for a quick single

12.3

Patel to Raina, no run, chases a wide delivery and ends up chopping it to warne who dives at cover

12.4

Patel to Raina, 1 run, rolls his wrists and times it well wide of point

12.5

Patel to Oram, OUT, Mascarenhas hangs on to a difficult skier! Oram makes room to pound a straight six but he fails to make proper contact and the ball is skied down to wide long-off, Mascarenhas cups it over his head and tumbles backwards

JDP Oram c Mascarenhas b Patel 2 (6b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

12.6

Patel to Raina, 1 run, full outside off and squeezed past the diving short cover fielder

Chennai Super Kings 89/4   MM Patel 3-0-14-1

19.1

Patel to Raina, 1 run, mistimes the slog and the ball rolls wide of short fine leg

19.2

Patel to Dhoni, 1 run, good inswinging yorker and Dhoni squirts it out to cover

19.3

Patel to Raina, FOUR, take that! It's a low full toss and he makes room and cracks it past extra cover, he reckons he's got to three figures and starts celebrating! Well apparently the giant scoreboard got it wrong

19.4

Patel to Raina, OUT, and Raina walks back believing he's scored a ton! He makes room and scoops it over backward point and Smith runs back and hangs on to a really tough catch and falls forward

SK Raina c Smith b Patel 98 (55b 10x4 5x6) SR: 178.18

19.5

Patel to Dhoni, 1 run, yorker on middle and leg and he clips it down to square leg

19.6

Patel to Morkel, FOUR, overpitched outside off and Morkel picks it early and scoops it over mid-off, raw power takes it to the rope, the fielder was wide

Chennai Super Kings 164/5   MM Patel 4-0-25-2
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Photos

Apr 30, 2009

L Balaji celebrates another wicket, Chennai Super Kings v Rajasthan Royals, IPL, 22nd match, Centurion, April 30, 2009

L Balaji celebrates another wicket

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Apr 30, 2009

L Balaji is cock-a-hoop after removing Yusuf Pathan, Chennai Super Kings v Rajasthan Royals, IPL, 22nd match, Centurion, April 30, 2009

L Balaji is cock-a-hoop after removing Yusuf Pathan

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