Indian Premier League - 40th match

Deccan Chargers v Rajasthan Royals

Deccan Chargers won by 53 runs

7.1

Jadeja to Sharma, 1 run, Jadeja starts with an overpitched ball outside off, driven down to long-off

7.2

Jadeja to Symonds, 1 run, turns sharply into Symonds, who is taken by surprise, gets a bottom edge past the keeper

7.3

Jadeja to Sharma, 1 run, Rohit sashays down the pitch and lofts it over the infield towards long-on

7.4

Jadeja to Symonds, no run, shout for lbw, as Symonds looks to play to midwicket, there was a thick inside edge though

7.5

Jadeja to Symonds, 1 run, on middle and leg, easily worked away behind square leg

7.6

Jadeja to Sharma, 1 run, length ball, pitching on middle, Rohit waits on it and slaps it down to long-on for a another single, good start from Jadeja, only five off that over

Deccan Chargers 59/2   RA Jadeja 1-0-5-0

9.1

Jadeja to Symonds, no run, overpitched, Symonds cracks it down the pitch, Jadeja does well to bend to his left and stop it

9.2

Jadeja to Symonds, 1 run, turned away to square leg for a single

9.3

Jadeja to Sharma, OUT, Jadeja provides the breakthrough, soft dismissal, slightly faster in the air, the arm ball accounts for Rohit, who had come down the track and was looking for the turn, there wasn't any and the the batsman is beaten, simple stumping for Naman Ojha, who juggles with the ball a bit before breaking the stumps

RG Sharma st †Ojha b Jadeja 9 (14b 0x4 0x6) SR: 64.28

9.4

Jadeja to Smith, 1 run, full and wide from Jadeja, Dwayne Smith reaches out and drives it back past the bowler

9.5

Jadeja to Symonds, 2 runs, fired into the pads, Symonds shuffles across and flicks it to midwicket, there's a lot of confused calling but the batsmen get back for two comfortably in the end

9.6

Jadeja to Symonds, FOUR, length ball outside off, Symonds golf-swings it for a one-bounce four wide of long-on

Deccan Chargers 77/3   RA Jadeja 2-0-13-1

11.1

Jadeja to Smith, 1 leg bye, Jadeja strays onto the pads, goes off his pads to short fine leg

11.2

Jadeja to Symonds, no run, short and a bit wide, played to backward point, no run

11.3

Jadeja to Symonds, OUT, Jadeja's on song today, another big wicket for him, Symonds is bowled, that was very full pitching on legstump, Symonds hadn't been too comfortable against Jadeja all through, he plays around the ball as he tries to flick it, and the legstump is rocked back

A Symonds b Jadeja 30 (19b 2x4 1x6) SR: 157.89

11.4

Jadeja to Vaas, 1 run, whipped his first ball this season from outside off to midwicket to get off the mark

11.5

Jadeja to Smith, 2 runs, fired in flat towards the legstump, Smith tries to carve him inside-out, doesn't get hold of it and the ball swirls just out of reach of the fielder at extra cover

11.6

Jadeja to Smith, no run, full on middle, played back to the bowler

Deccan Chargers 86/4   RA Jadeja 3-0-16-2

15.1

Jadeja to Smith, no run, length ball outside off, defended towards cover

15.2

Jadeja to Smith, 2 runs, deftly dabbed past short third man by Smith, Munaf Patel has a lot of running to do before he catches up with the ball

15.3

Jadeja to Smith, 1 run, full and flat on middle stump, squeezed out towards mid-on, Jadeja charges after it to do the fielding

15.4

Jadeja to Vaas, 1 run, low full toss on the pads, Vaas drives it to mid-on for a single

15.5

Jadeja to Smith, no run, keeps it very full, on legstump again, Smith digs it out, but the ball doesn't go anywhere, Smith takes a couple of strides for a single realises the ball is still near the stumps and beats a retreat

15.6

Jadeja to Smith, SIX, Bang! Jadeja's final ball disappears over long-on for a huge six, minimum of fuss, just gets the front leg out of the way and swings it, clean hit

Deccan Chargers 118/4   RA Jadeja 4-0-26-2
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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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