Indian Premier League - 26th match

Chennai Super Kings v Delhi Daredevils

Chennai Super Kings won by 18 runs

14.6

Bhatia to Dhoni, no run, slower ball, pitched up on a length and Dhoni pats it back

Chennai Super Kings 130/4   MS Dhoni 0* (1b)

15.3

Nehra to Dhoni, 1 run, back of a length on offstump, Dhoni pushes it off the backfoot towards cover, batsmen scamper a quick single

15.6

Nehra to Dhoni, 1 wide, that's a wide down the legside, attempts a slower ball, but line was awry

15.6

Nehra to Dhoni, 1 run, this is better from Nehra, back of a length, just outside off, Dhoni shuffles across and works it behind square leg for a single

Chennai Super Kings 138/5   MS Dhoni 2* (3b)

16.1

Bhatia to Dhoni, 1 run, Bhatia starts with a slower legcutter, 99kmh, dabbed towards mid-on for a single

16.3

Bhatia to Dhoni, 1 run, low full toss on middle and off, an ungainly shot from Dhoni gets it away to mid-on

16.6

Bhatia to Dhoni, 2 runs, overpitched on middle, a trademark Dhoni shot has the ball racing past the bowler, timing was not good enough though and long-off can come around and cut if off to keep the batsmen down to two

Chennai Super Kings 144/5   MS Dhoni 6* (6b)

17.3

Nannes to Dhoni, OUT, Dhoni falls and Chennai's innings is unravelling here, Nannes is on a hat-trick, Dhoni tries to pull but gets a top edge to the 145 kmh delivery, and it swirls towards Gautam Gambhir at cover for a simple catch

MS Dhoni c Gambhir b Nannes 6 (7b 0x4 0x6) SR: 85.71

Chennai Super Kings 144/7   MS Dhoni 6 (7b)
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Photos

May 2, 2009

Shadab Jakati finished with 4 for 24, Chennai Super Kings v Delhi Daredevils, IPL, 26th match, Johannesburg, May 2, 2009

Shadab Jakati finished with 4 for 24

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May 2, 2009

Amit Mishra looks to hammer the ball down the ground, Chennai Super Kings v Delhi Daredevils, IPL, 26th match, Johannesburg, May 2, 2009

Amit Mishra looks to hammer the ball down the ground

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