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)

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


Trivedi to Sharma, no run, back of a length, on offstump, played back towards the bowler off the backfoot

Deccan Chargers 42/2   SK Trivedi 1-0-10-1

Trivedi to Vaas, 1 run, starts with a back of length ball angling across Vaas, who cracks it down the ground towards long-off


Trivedi to Smith, 1 run, full ball which a bit slower, 126kmph, whipped away towards midwicket


Trivedi to Vaas, 1 run, tries to slap it over the infield, doesn't quite get hold of it, and the bowler has to run back to do the fielding


Trivedi to Smith, 1 run, length ball outside off, muscled away towards wide long-on by Smith, off the backfoot


Trivedi to Vaas, 1 run, Vaas comes down the track and goes for a big heave, gets a bit of an under edge as the ball races towards midwicket


Trivedi to Smith, 1 run, slightly ovepitched, on legstump, Smith swings it away to dep backward square leg for a single

Deccan Chargers 95/4   SK Trivedi 2-0-16-1

Trivedi to Venugopal Rao, FOUR, Trivedi starts with a shortish ball, Venu pulls off the backfoot, Raut should have been an easy stop for Raut at deep square leg, who lets it through his hands


Trivedi to Venugopal Rao, 1 run, slower offcutter from Trivedi, 11kmh, pretty short, Venu opens the face to guide it to third man


Trivedi to Smith, SIX, Shot of the match so far from Smith, hardly any backlift as he swung a full ball on middle and leg over the midwicket boundary, that was an amazing stroke


Trivedi to Smith, 1 run, back of a length on offstump, Smith jumps and defends it towards point


Trivedi to Venugopal Rao, FOUR, another brilliant stroke, this time from Venu, it was a wide yorker, Venu just bends his knees and slides it off the face of the bat past short third man for a boundary


Trivedi to Venugopal Rao, 1 run, wristily worked towards square leg for a single this time

Deccan Chargers 147/5   SK Trivedi 3-0-33-1





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