Indian Premier League - 40th match

Deccan Chargers v Rajasthan Royals

Deccan Chargers won by 53 runs

3.1

Pathan to Gilchrist, no run, starts with a full ball on legstump, worked to square leg by Gilchrist

3.2

Pathan to Gilchrist, 2 runs, a touch shorter, on middle and leg, flicked towards midwicket for a couple

3.3

Pathan to Gilchrist, OUT, and the decision to bring in spin early works, Gilchrist is gone lbw, he was looking to sweep, misses and is hit on the pads, Rajasthan appeal and the umpire sends him on his way, he was unlucky though, replays show the ball pitched just outside legstump

AC Gilchrist lbw b Pathan 10 (11b 0x4 1x6) SR: 90.90

3.4

Pathan to Sharma, no run, Rohit Sharma defends his first ball back to the bowler

3.5

Pathan to Sharma, 1 run, full on the pads, and it's turned towards square leg for a single to get off the mark

3.6

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

Deccan Chargers 28/1   YK Pathan 1-0-9-1

12.1

Pathan to Vaas, 1 run, starts a length ball on the pads, which is nudged towards square leg

12.2

Pathan to Smith, 1 run, again on the pads, and square leg fielder is into the action again

12.3

Pathan to Vaas, no run, overpitched, full and flat, played back to the bowler

12.4

Pathan to Vaas, no run, a touch shorter, around legstump, some turn for Yusuf, Vaas misses as he tries to flick and is hit on the pads

12.5

Pathan to Vaas, 1 run, driven firmly down to long-off for a single

12.6

Pathan to Smith, no run, a bit of flight from Yusuf, swing and a miss from Smith

Deccan Chargers 89/4   YK Pathan 2-0-12-1

16.1

Pathan to Vaas, 2 runs, length ball, Vaas was down the track and hammering that, didn't get the height and was nearly out caught-and-bowled, very difficult chance, get a couple as the ball richochets off Pathan's hands towards long-on

16.2

Pathan to Vaas, OUT, Vaas is gone this time, holes out to wide long-on, he was always looking to shuffle down the track right through his innings, he does it again, Yusuf sends down a short ball, Vaas can only swipe it to the waiting Lee Carseldine

WPUJC Vaas c Carseldine b Pathan 20 (15b 0x4 1x6) SR: 133.33

16.3

Pathan to Smith, 1 run, Smith is on strike though, he mows it towards midwicket, only a single though

16.4

Pathan to Venugopal Rao, 1 run, on the pads, tickled down to short fine leg for a single

16.5

Pathan to Smith, SIX, Smith's starting to get a move on here, a little short from Yusuf, Smith stays on the backfoot and waits for it, swats it in front of square leg for a six, scattering some fans in the stands

16.6

Pathan to Smith, 2 runs, Smith attempts a repeat, doesn't hit it as well as the previous ball, it lands a few yards short of Graeme Smith at deep midwicket

Deccan Chargers 130/5   YK Pathan 3-0-24-2

19.1

Pathan to Smith, 2 runs, slightly short from Yusuf, swung away towards midwicket, a fumble allows Smith to come back for the second

19.2

Pathan to Smith, 1 run, faster from Yusuf, 98.5kmh, yorker just outside off, clubbed towards long-on for a single

19.3

Pathan to Ravi Teja, FOUR, Teja is off the mark with a four, sweet shot that, on the pads, Teja gets on his knee and sweeps, ensures the placement is perfect

19.4

Pathan to Ravi Teja, 1 run, swiped towards midwicket for a single this time

19.5

Pathan to Smith, OUT, that's the end of Smith, he tried to slog it over long-on, it was a flat, powerful hit but is taken by Raut at the boundary

DR Smith c Raut b Pathan 47 (32b 0x4 4x6) SR: 146.87

19.6

Pathan to Ravi Teja, 2 runs, glanced to short fine leg, it's the last ball so the batsmen charge through for the second, they just about make their ground

Deccan Chargers 166/7   YK Pathan 4-0-34-3
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Photos

May 11, 2009

Shane Warne flashes a thumbs-up sign after dismissing Venugopal Rao, Deccan Chargers v Rajasthan Royals, IPL, 40th match, Kimberley, May 11, 2009

Shane Warne flashes a thumbs-up sign after dismissing Venugopal Rao

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May 11, 2009

The Deccan Chargers sense the game is won after taking Yusuf Pathan's wicket, Deccan Chargers v Rajasthan Royals, IPL, 40th match, Kimberley, May 11, 2009

The Deccan Chargers sense the game is won after taking Yusuf Pathan's wicket

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