Indian Premier League, 30th match: Kings XI Punjab v Rajasthan Royals at Durban, May 5, 2009
Rajasthan Royals won by 78 runs
Played at Kingsmead, Durban (neutral venue)
5 May 2009 (20-over match)
6.1

Chawla to Ojha, no run, no turn, he gets forward and defends

6.2

Chawla to Ojha, no run, chips down and checks his shot and I think there was some bat involved before the ball lobbed off the pads

6.3

Chawla to Ojha, 1 run, gets on his knee, fetches it from outside off and sweeps

6.4

Chawla to Smith, 1 run, he doesn't pick the googly and gets a thick leading edge which drops well short of mid-off

6.5

Chawla to Ojha, no run, gives it a lot of air and lands it on a yorker length and Ojha digs it out

6.6

Chawla to Ojha, FOUR, tosses it up outside off, he makes room and deliberately dabs it wide of Abdulla at short third man

Rajasthan Royals 63/0   PP Chawla 1-0-6-0
8.1

Chawla to Smith, FOUR, tosses it up on the legstump and Smith gets on his knee and sweeps hard and sweeps fine

8.2

Chawla to Smith, 1 run, sweeps squarer this time but Mahela is there to mop up

8.3

Chawla to Ojha, no run, gets forward and pushes it down the pitch

8.4

Chawla to Ojha, 2 runs, gets forward to the pitch of the ball and drives down the ground to long-on and a fumble allows another run

8.5

Chawla to Ojha, no run, opens the face of the bat and dabs it straight to point

8.6

Chawla to Ojha, no run, comes down the pitch and drives to mid-on

Rajasthan Royals 79/0   PP Chawla 2-0-13-0
12.1

Chawla to Smith, FOUR, Smith gets on his knee early and connects really well with the sweep, he picks the big gap at deep square-leg

12.2

Chawla to Smith, no run, gets forward and drives against the turn to the off side

12.3

Chawla to Smith, no run, tries to sweep fine but he finds short fine leg

12.4

Chawla to Smith, no run, picks the googly just in time as he adjusts and punches it back to the bowler

12.5

Chawla to Smith, 1 run, clips it with the turn to long-on

12.6

Chawla to Ojha, 1 run, tosses it on middle and leg and he gets to the pitch of the ball and drives to long-off

Rajasthan Royals 119/0   PP Chawla 3-0-19-0
16.1

Chawla to Pathan, no run, swings hard but too early and the ball rolls off his body

16.2

Chawla to Pathan, OUT, Chawla cuts back on the pace and gives it more air, Pathan stays at the crease and tries to hoick him over long-on but fails to get the distance and Goel cups it over his head

YK Pathan c Goel b Chawla 12 (7b 1x4 1x6) SR: 171.42

16.3

Chawla to Jadeja, FOUR, Goel muffs it this time! Jadeja stays at the crease and scoops it straight to Goel at long-off but he's well in front of the rope, he falls backwards in vain in attempting a one-handed blinder

16.4

Chawla to Jadeja, 1 run

16.5

Chawla to Ojha, SIX, just takes a few paces down the track and takes him downtown, he gets enough elevation to clear deep midwicket

16.6

Chawla to Ojha, OUT, Ojha goes for the savage slog and perishes, he gets on his knee and the top edge swirls to Katich who runs forward from deep midwicket

NV Ojha c Katich b Chawla 68 (51b 5x4 5x6) SR: 133.33

Rajasthan Royals 164/3   PP Chawla 4-0-30-2
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