Indian Premier League, 46th match: Delhi Daredevils v Kings XI Punjab at Bloemfontein, May 15, 2009
Kings XI Punjab won by 6 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)
Played at OUTsurance Oval, Bloemfontein (neutral venue)
15 May 2009 - day/night match (20-over match)

Pathan to Gambhir, 2 runs, Gambhir hurries down the pitch, but Irfan drops it a touch short, gets a bit of away swing, Gambhir flashes at it, gets thick outside edge which lands a few yards short of third man


Pathan to Gambhir, no run, back of a length on the pads, Gamhir defends it to the leg side


Pathan to Gambhir, 1 run, nice delivery, in the channel outside off, it was a length ball, Gambhir waits on the back foot and hacks it towards point


Pathan to Sehwag, no run, slow bouncer from Irfan, 122kmh, that was really short, Sehwag saw it early and ducked out of the way comfortably, again the ball nearly bounce again before reaching the keeper


Pathan to Sehwag, 1 run, a lot fuller and on the pads, Sehwag looks to mow it towards midwicket, gets an inside edge onto his pads


Pathan to Gambhir, 2 runs, Gambhir was again down the track, and moving towards leg, he looked to cut that towards point, gets a bottom edge which takes the ball towards fine leg where Brett Lee does the fielding

Delhi Daredevils 13/0   IK Pathan 1-0-6-0

Pathan to Gambhir, no run, again Irfan gets some away movement, Gambhir wanted to play that behind point but his waft doesn't connect with the ball


Pathan to Gambhir, no run, pitched up again by Irfan, Gambhir moved towards leg and tickled it towards short third man where Pomersbach puts in a diving stop to deny the run


Pathan to Gambhir, 1 run, OUT, superb throw and that's the end of Gambhir, the batsman chopped that towards deep backward point, and rushed back for the second, Wilkin Mota latches onto the ball and fires it in right over the stumps, Sangakkara collects and breaks the stumps, that's another massive wicket for Punjab

G Gambhir run out 8 (11b 0x4 0x6) SR: 72.72


Pathan to de Villiers, no run, overpitched outside off, AB de Villiers get forward and defends it studiously towards cover


Pathan to de Villiers, 2 runs, slightly shorter, and a bit wider, de Villiers carves it through point, Brett Le has work to do on the boundary


Pathan to de Villiers, no run, that ends another good over for Punjab, the last ball was nice and tight around offstump, de Villiers defends towards the off side

Delhi Daredevils 22/2   IK Pathan 2-0-9-0

Pathan to Karthik, 2 runs, Irfan starts with abouncer on legstump, Karthik gets inside the line and paddle-pulls it past the keeper


Pathan to Karthik, 2 runs, this was much fuller, outside off, Karthik lofted that inside-out over extra cover, was in teh air a long time but landed safely out of reach of the fielder


Pathan to Karthik, 1 run, overpitched on legstump, squeezed out towards long-on for a single


Pathan to Vettori, 1 run, length ball, was shaping away from the left-hander, Vettori chops it towards cover to get off the mark


Pathan to Karthik, 1 run, short and wide, Karthik clouts it powerfully off the backfoot, but Brett Lee is there at deep point to do the fielding


Pathan to Vettori, OUT, Delhi lose another wicket, that was short and just outside off, Vettori goes for the pull, top-edges it to mid-off, David Shepherd would have been hopping before this delivery

DL Vettori c Sohal b Pathan 1 (2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

Delhi Daredevils 111/7   IK Pathan 3-0-16-1

Pathan to Karthik, 1 run, full outside off, Karthik punches it towards cover for a single


Pathan to Sangwan, 1 run, slower ball from Irfan, 107kmh, Sangwan swings at it and it sails towards deep extra cover for a single


Pathan to Karthik, OUT, Karthik is gone, it was a length ball, Karthik was looking to get under it and play over the cover, hits the bottom of the bat and flies towards long-on, who takes a simple catch

KD Karthik c Mota b Pathan 32 (29b 0x4 1x6) SR: 110.34


Pathan to Sangwan, 2 runs, full and wide, Sangwan carves it towards teh sweeper on the off side boundary


Pathan to Sangwan, 1 run, fast yorker outside off, 133kmh, squeezed out towards point for a single


Pathan to Nehra, 1 run, high full toss, around offstump, Nehra gets it away towards cover point for a single

Delhi Daredevils 120/9   IK Pathan 4-0-22-2





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