Indian Premier League - 45th match

Mumbai Indians v Rajasthan Royals

Rajasthan Royals won by 2 runs

6.1

Harbhajan Singh to Quiney, no run, tossed up outside off, reaches forward and drops it dead

6.2

Harbhajan Singh to Quiney, 1 run, short of a length outside off, cut away straight to deep point

6.3

Harbhajan Singh to Smith, OUT, spin does the trick again, the boundaries had dried up, the scoring had been kept in check and Smith went after it as soon as he sensed an opportunity, short on middle, went for a pull, connected well but got the direction wrong, plays it straight into the palms of Duminy at deep midwicket

GC Smith c Duminy b Harbhajan Singh 19 (19b 3x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

6.4

Harbhajan Singh to Quiney, no run, slightly short outside off, opens the face to push it towards short third

6.5

Harbhajan Singh to Quiney, 1 run, worked away through the midwicket region for a single

6.6

Harbhajan Singh to Pathan, 1 run, delicately done, quicker one bowled fullish outside off, dabs it just wide of point for a quick single

Rajasthan Royals 45/1   Harbhajan Singh 1-0-3-1

8.1

Harbhajan Singh to Quiney, 1 leg bye, coming round the wicket to the left hander, Quiney tries to sweep it square, is struck on the pads and manages to squeeze in a single

8.2

Harbhajan Singh to Pathan, 1 run, slightly short outside off, taps it wide of Tendulkar at point for a single

8.3

Harbhajan Singh to Quiney, 1 run, the straighter one, played for the spin, got an inside edge towards short fine, raced off for a single and made it easily despite the direct hit

8.4

Harbhajan Singh to Pathan, no run, quicker one bowled in the blockhole on middle, dug out back to Harbhajan

8.5

Harbhajan Singh to Pathan, FOUR, poor ball promptly punished, short on middle, rocked back and pulled it away between deep square leg and deep midwicket for a one bounce four

8.6

Harbhajan Singh to Pathan, no run, quickish on leg stump, tries to paddle it fine, is hit on the pads

Rajasthan Royals 62/1   Harbhajan Singh 2-0-9-1

11.1

Harbhajan Singh to Jadeja, FOUR, excellent shot, Jadeja gets into the act now, bowled short outside off, waited for it and cut it perfectly in the gap between point and cover

11.2

Harbhajan Singh to Jadeja, 1 run, flighted outside leg stump, worked away behind square for a single

11.3

Harbhajan Singh to Quiney, 1 run, back of a length on the off, slapped down to deep cover

11.4

Harbhajan Singh to Jadeja, FOUR, bowled it a touch too full there and Jadeja latched on, bending low to slog-sweep that powerfully between deep square leg and deep midwicket for four more

11.5

Harbhajan Singh to Jadeja, 1 run, pitched it short outside off, dabbed it late towards point for a single

11.6

Harbhajan Singh to Quiney, no run, flighted outside off, reached forward to push it towards cover

Rajasthan Royals 84/2   Harbhajan Singh 3-0-20-1

14.1

Harbhajan Singh to Jadeja, FOUR, fullish outside off, gets forward and steers it firmly behind point for a boundary, Harbhajan being dealt with now

14.2

Harbhajan Singh to Jadeja, FOUR, this is an onslaught, helped by some poor bowling, hurled it short and wide, made room and cut it perfectly in the gap between point and short third

14.3

Harbhajan Singh to Jadeja, no run, comes round the wicket, bowled fullish on the off, pushed back to the bowler

14.4

Harbhajan Singh to Jadeja, no run, short of a good length outside off, chopped down to point

14.5

Harbhajan Singh to Jadeja, 2 runs, appeal for run out, quicker one bowled full outside off, worked away wide of long-on, scampers back for the second, it's an accurate throw at the bowler's end but the dive saves Quiney

14.6

Harbhajan Singh to Jadeja, 1 run, slightly short outside off, chopped wide of point for a single

Rajasthan Royals 123/2   Harbhajan Singh 4-0-31-1
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Yusuf Pathan takes the catch to get rid of Sanath Jayasuriya, Mumbai Indians v Rajasthan Royals, 45th match, IPL, Durban, May 14, 2009

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