Indian Premier League - 25th match

Deccan Chargers v Rajasthan Royals

Rajasthan Royals won by 3 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)

0.1

Pathan to Gibbs, no run, flat and straight outside the off stump, trying to run it down to third man, gets beaten.

0.2

Pathan to Gibbs, 1 run, turns it behind square leg to get off the mark.

0.3

Pathan to Gilchrist, 2 runs, looking to work it to the onside, gets a leading edge down to third man, closing the face off the bat too early.

0.4

Pathan to Gilchrist, FOUR, that is the first boundary, it was in the slot outside the off stump and he drives in the gap wide of the fielders through extra cover.

0.5

Pathan to Gilchrist, no run, another half-volley, but this time driven straight to the fielder at extra cover.

0.6

Pathan to Gilchrist, 1 run, another full delivery driven to mid-off, silly fielding allows the single.

Deccan Chargers 8/0   YK Pathan 1-0-8-0

2.1

Pathan to Gibbs, 1 run, works it to short fine leg for a single.

2.2

Pathan to Gilchrist, FOUR, down the wicket and drives in the gap between mid-off and extra cover and no stopping that.

2.3

Pathan to Gilchrist, no run, takes it on the pad, looking to work it to the onside, question asked but turned down as it was pitching outside the leg stump.

2.4

Pathan to Gilchrist, FOUR, goes for the big shot and gets the outside edge down to third man fence.

2.5

Pathan to Gilchrist, no run, again takes it on the pad as he looks to work it to the onside.

2.6

Pathan to Gilchrist, no run, quicker delivery from Pathan and Gilchrist back in the crease, plays square of the wicket on the off side.

Deccan Chargers 27/0   YK Pathan 2-0-17-0

4.1

Pathan to Gibbs, OUT, flatter delivery from Pathan and Gibbs looking to swing it across the line, misses it and gets hit on the pad, loud appeal and given by the umpire, Gibbs is furious with the decision and he keeps speaking as he walks off.

HH Gibbs lbw b Pathan 8 (15m 10b 1x4 0x6) SR: 80.00

4.2

Pathan to Bilakhia, no run, moves back and defends to the onside.

4.3

Pathan to Bilakhia, no run, sweeps from way outside the off stump and misses, gets hit on the pad outside the line.

4.4

Pathan to Bilakhia, no run, moves forward and pushes down the ground to mid-off.

4.5

Pathan to Bilakhia, 1 run, short from Pathan, pulls in the air through square leg to the deep.

4.6

Pathan to Gilchrist, no run, flat delivery from Pathan and Gilchrist looking to pull, mistimes to mid-on.

Deccan Chargers 35/1   YK Pathan 3-0-18-1

6.1

Pathan to Sharma, 1 run, worked away off the pads to the square leg region for an easy single

6.2

Pathan to Gilchrist, no run, worked away from middle and leg to the midwicket region, fielder moves across quickly and cuts off the single

6.3

Pathan to Gilchrist, no run, defended down on the off side, this is good bowling from Yusuf.

6.4

Pathan to Gilchrist, no run, swept away hard but straight to the fielder at short fine leg

6.5

Pathan to Gilchrist, no run, forced away off the back-foot to the cover region, diving stop at short cover saves runs

6.6

Pathan to Gilchrist, no run, swept away fine, Gilchrist was interested in a single but Sharma was not. End of a brilliant spell from Pathan. Gave away 17 in his first two overs but the next two overs went for just 2.

Deccan Chargers 40/2   YK Pathan 4-0-19-1
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Photos

May 2, 2009

Lee Carseldine led Rajasthan's chase after a terrible start, Deccan Chargers v Rajasthan Royals, IPL, 25th match, Port Elizabeth, May 2, 2009

Lee Carseldine led Rajasthan's chase after a terrible start

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May 2, 2009

Abhishek Raut was Rajasthan's man of the moment, Deccan Chargers v Rajasthan Royals, IPL, 25th match, Port Elizabeth, May 2, 2009

Abhishek Raut was Rajasthan's man of the moment

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