Indian Premier League - 40th match

Deccan Chargers v Rajasthan Royals

Deccan Chargers won by 53 runs

0.1

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

0.2

Morkel to Gilchrist, 1 wide, starts off with a delivery down the leg side, that will be a wide

0.2

Morkel to Gilchrist, no run, bit of a shout for lbw, but that hit Glichrist pretty high on the pads, would have sailed over the stumps

0.3

Morkel to Gilchrist, no run, this time the ball is just outside off, Gilchrist gets on the back foot and pokes it towards point

0.4

Morkel to Gilchrist, no run, good start from Morkel, again in the channel outside off, back of a length, defended back down the pitch by Gilchrist

0.5

Morkel to Gilchrist, no run, and again, accurate stuff from Morkel, another ball in the corridor outside off, Gilchrist defends off the backfoot

0.6

Morkel to Gilchrist, SIX, Slammed over midwicket for six, Morkel strays onto the pads, Gilchrist whips it off his pads and over backward square leg, that's spoils what had been a superb over

Deccan Chargers 8/0   M Morkel 1-0-8-0

2.1

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

2.2

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

2.3

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

2.4

Morkel to Gilchrist, 1 run, overpitched on offstump, jabbed towards mid-on by Gilchrist, "Yeah" he screams as he hits the ball and the batsmen sprint through for a single

2.5

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

2.6

Morkel to Gilchrist, 1 run, Gilchrist ends the over with another single, nudged off his thigh pad towards square leg

Deccan Chargers 19/0   M Morkel 2-0-16-0

4.1

Morkel to Sharma, no run, Morkel into his third over, first ball is back of a length outside off, defended by Rohit

4.2

Morkel to Sharma, 1 run, pushes up the length a bit, Rohit opens the face of the bat and glides it towards third man for a single

4.3

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

4.4

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

4.5

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

4.6

Morkel to Sharma, no run, a bit shorter, on middle and off, Rohit tried to flick it towards midwicket, is early on teh shot and the ball flies towards point off the back of the bat

Deccan Chargers 32/1   M Morkel 3-0-20-0
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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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