Indian Premier League, 40th match: Deccan Chargers v Rajasthan Royals at Kimberley, May 11, 2009
Deccan Chargers won by 53 runs
Played at De Beers Diamond Oval, Kimberley (neutral venue)
11 May 2009 - day/night match (20-over match)

Morkel to Suman, 1 run, good length, angling into the pads, tucked away towards square leg by Suman

Deccan Chargers 1/0   TL Suman 1* (1b)

Patel to Suman, no run, Munaf starts with a back of length ball just outside off, slapped towards point by Suman


Patel to Suman, no run, closer to the stumps this time, Suman was early into that an attempted flick, takes the leading edge towards point


Patel to Suman, 2 runs, on legstump this time, short ball, flicked down to fine leg for a couple


Patel to Suman, no run, fuller length from Munaf this time, slightly slower ball as well, Suman taps it towards mid-on


Patel to Suman, 1 run, on middle and off, Suman pushes it towards mid-on and takes a single, Carseldine misfields and the batsmen contemplate a second but decide against it

Deccan Chargers 11/0   TL Suman 4* (6b)

Morkel to Suman, no run, Morkel starts with a wid-ish ball outside off, left alone by Suman


Morkel to Suman, FOUR, Morkel pitches it up, Suman doesn't bother with any footwork as he swings his bat at it, takes a thick edge and flies over Warne's head at wide first slip


Morkel to Suman, 1 run, offstump line from Morkel, Suman plays a far more controlled shot, opens the face to guide it to third man for a single


Morkel to Suman, 1 run, fullish delivery outside off, Suman gets an outside edge down to third man, was in the air lands well short of the fielder

Deccan Chargers 18/0   TL Suman 10* (10b 1x4)

Pathan to Suman, SIX, full flat delivery, slammed over wide long-off by Suman for a six

Deccan Chargers 28/1   TL Suman 16* (11b 1x4 1x6)

Morkel to Suman, 2 runs, whipped off his pads to midwicket for a couple of runs, Suman's moved on to 18


Morkel to Suman, no run, slightly short from Morkel, Suman tries to play it towards cover, gets an under-edge which goes towards the wicketkeeper on the bounce


Morkel to Suman, 1 run, Morkel cramps Suman for room with a length ball on offstump, defended back to the bowler by Suman

Deccan Chargers 32/1   TL Suman 19* (14b 1x4 1x6)

Trivedi to Suman, no run, starts with a tight delivery, just outside off, which is punched towards mid-off


Trivedi to Suman, FOUR, shortish ball, slower one as well, sat up to be hit, Suman waits on it and shovels it to the midwicket boundary, Abhishek Raut puts in a valiant dive but can stop the ball


Trivedi to Suman, 2 runs, fuller this time outside off, Suman tries to carve it over mid-off, just about manages to clear the infield


Trivedi to Suman, FOUR, another short ball, on middle and leg, nicely dispatched to the deep backward square leg boundary by Suman, didn't try to hit it too hard, rolled his wrists to keep it down


Trivedi to Suman, OUT, Trivedi persists with the short length, and it pays dividends, Suman holes out to midwicket, it was a good-looking shot but Suman managed to pick out the fielder in the deep, Lee Carseldine, who takes a well-judged catch looking into the sun

TL Suman c Carseldine b Trivedi 29 (19b 3x4 1x6) SR: 152.63

Deccan Chargers 42/2   TL Suman 29 (19b 3x4 1x6)





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