Indian Premier League - 1st semi final

Delhi Daredevils v Deccan Chargers

Deccan Chargers won by 6 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)

6.1

Symonds to Sehwag, no run, keeps a little low and he plays a short arm pull to the on side

6.2

Symonds to Sehwag, FOUR, he gives it a bit more bounce and Sehwag waits for it to come on before lofting him over the covers

6.3

Symonds to Sehwag, 2 runs, takes the aerial route again but he keeps it down as he chips it down to mid-on

6.4

Symonds to Sehwag, 1 run, angles it on the pads and he clips it towards midwicket

6.5

Symonds to Dilshan, no run, skids through and clips his pads as he tries to work it away

6.6

Symonds to Dilshan, FOUR, that's another Dilshan slap, Symonds errs by giving him width and he forces it just wide of the diving point fielder

Delhi Daredevils 60/2   A Symonds 1-0-11-0

8.1

Symonds to Dilshan, no run, slaps it hard to the off side but he finds point, Symonds should be careful with that line

8.2

Symonds to Dilshan, no run, Dropped Dilshan gets a thick outside edge on the cut and the ball strikes Gilchrist's gloves and drops down

8.3

Symonds to Dilshan, no run

8.4

Symonds to Dilshan, FOUR, overpitches outside off and he clears the front leg and crashes it with full force past the covers

8.5

Symonds to Dilshan, 2 runs, stays back and clips him hard past midwicket, they take the first run quickly

8.6

Symonds to Dilshan, 1 run, goes for the slog but mistimes the ball to the on side

Delhi Daredevils 75/2   A Symonds 2-0-18-0

10.1

Symonds to Sehwag, no run, keeps a bit low and the ball stops on Sehwag as he tries to clip it away, he ends up getting a thick inside edge and the ball nearly rolls onto his stumps

10.2

Symonds to Sehwag, 1 run, stays at the crease and clips him hard to long-on

10.3

Symonds to Dilshan, 1 run, gets half forward and punches him hard to covers

10.4

Symonds to Sehwag, OUT, Sehwag pays the price for getting too far across, he exposes the middle and leg stumps as he tries to paddle it away to fine leg, the ball clips his thigh right in front and the umpire doesn't take too long to decide

V Sehwag lbw b Symonds 39 (31b 5x4 0x6) SR: 125.80

10.5

Symonds to de Villiers, no run, kicks up off a good length and AB gets a wake up call as he just manages to withdraw his bat

10.6

Symonds to de Villiers, no run, gete behind the line and taps it down to mid-off

Delhi Daredevils 85/3   A Symonds 3-0-20-1
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Chargers won by 6 runs
RCB v Super Kings at Johannesburg - May 23, 2009
RCB won by 6 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Daredevils v Chargers at Centurion - May 22, 2009
Chargers won by 6 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)
RCB v Chargers at Centurion - May 21, 2009
RCB won by 12 runs
Daredevils v Mum Indians at Centurion - May 21, 2009
Daredevils won by 4 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)
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Photos

May 22, 2009

Adam Gilchrist goes over deep square leg, Delhi Daredevils v Deccan Chargers, IPL, 1st semi-final, Centurion, May 22, 2009

Adam Gilchrist goes over deep square leg

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May 22, 2009

Andrew Symonds eyes cow corner, Delhi Daredevils v Deccan Chargers, IPL, 1st semi-final, Centurion, May 22, 2009

Andrew Symonds eyes cow corner

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