Indian Premier League - 40th match

Deccan Chargers v Rajasthan Royals

Deccan Chargers won by 53 runs

6.1

Warne to Symonds, 3 runs, length ball, pitching on off, Symonds wasn't totally in control as he glides it towards third man, bit of turn on offer for Warne

6.2

Warne to Sharma, 1 run, slapped over the bowler's head, doesn't quite get hold of it, but the batsmen have the time to take a single

6.3

Warne to Symonds, 2 runs, lovely shot from Symonds, the turn gives him room to free his arms, he stays on the backfoot and carves it through the covers

6.4

Warne to Symonds, FOUR, short ball from Warne, sat up to be hit, Symonds doesn't miss out on these, whips it wide of midwicket for a boundary

6.5

Warne to Symonds, 1 run, another shot off the backfoot, this time to the bowler's right for a single

6.6

Warne to Sharma, 1 run, full and on the pads, Rohit leans across and turns it in front of square leg

Deccan Chargers 54/2   SK Warne 1-0-12-0

8.1

Warne to Sharma, 1 run, tossed up by Warne, Rohit plays it to long-off of the backfoot

8.2

Warne to Symonds, SIX, Bang! Symonds is winning the battle so far, gets a big stride in and mows it over wide long-on for a six, against the spin as well

8.3

Warne to Symonds, 1 run, this time he waits on the backfoot and crunches it towards extra cover

8.4

Warne to Sharma, 1 run, poked past the man at cover for another single

8.5

Warne to Symonds, no run, this was pretty short from Warne, Symonds opened himself up for a big heave, but that turned sharply away and stayed low as well, the batsman pulls out of the stroke

8.6

Warne to Symonds, 1 run, on the pads, tickled down to short fine leg for a single to retain the strike

Deccan Chargers 69/2   SK Warne 2-0-22-0

10.1

Warne to Smith, no run, great delivery to start from Warne, nicely flighted, sharp turn takes the ball past Smith's outside edge

10.2

Warne to Smith, no run, a bit fuller from Warne, Smith gets a big stride in and smother the turn with his defence

10.3

Warne to Smith, 1 run, full on the pads, swept powerfully down to long leg

10.4

Warne to Symonds, 2 runs, superb footwork from Symonds, gets on the backfoot and opens himself up to whip the ball to the leg side

10.5

Warne to Symonds, 1 run, driven down to long-off for a single

10.6

Warne to Smith, 1 run, overpitched on legstump, wristy drive from Dwayne Smith fetches him a single to long-on

Deccan Chargers 82/3   SK Warne 3-0-27-0

18.1

Warne to Venugopal Rao, 1 run, driven inside-out though the covers for a single

18.2

Warne to Smith, SIX, short ball, sat up nicely for Smith, he won't miss those, swings it over wide long-on for a huge six

18.3

Warne to Smith, 1 run, played to deep cover for a single

18.4

Warne to Venugopal Rao, OUT, good flight from Warne, Venugopal came down the pitch and lofts it down the ground, only as far as Ravindra Jadeja at long-on

Y Venugopal Rao c Jadeja b Warne 12 (7b 2x4 0x6) SR: 171.42

18.5

Warne to Smith, no run, width for Smith, cuts it powerfully but straight to the fielder at point

18.6

Warne to Smith, 1 run, Smith plays it with soft hands towards mid-off, takes the single to retain the strike

Deccan Chargers 156/6   SK Warne 4-0-36-1
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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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