Indian Premier League - 2nd semi final

Royal Challengers Bangalore v Chennai Super Kings

Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 6 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)

5.1

Kumble to Hayden, no run, and Kumble nearly snares him first ball, Hayden chips one back to the bowler but the ball dips and bounces

5.2

Kumble to Hayden, FOUR, flashy and very risky! He makes room and slaps a slower delivery dropped short, Kallis gives it his all at short cover to pull off a one-handed blinder

5.3

Kumble to Hayden, no run, attempts a reverse sweep and he's caught on the pads but outside the line of leg, stifled appeal

5.4

Kumble to Hayden, 1 run, pushes it hard down to long-on

5.5

Kumble to Patel, 1 run, shuffles on the backfoot and clips it to deep square-leg

5.6

Kumble to Hayden, no run, tries to work it to the on side but the ball clips his body and rolls to the off side

Chennai Super Kings 52/0   A Kumble 1-0-6-0

11.1

Kumble to Raina, 2 runs, makes room and cuts a straighter delivery to deep cover

11.2

Kumble to Raina, 1 leg bye, sweeps but the ball clips his pads and rolls to the on side

11.3

Kumble to Dhoni, 2 runs, waits for the ball to come onto him and thumps it hard to wide long-off, Kohli mops up

11.4

Kumble to Dhoni, no run, chips down and checks his shot, the ball clips his pads and rolls away

11.5

Kumble to Dhoni, 1 run, stays back and crashes it hard to sweeper cover

11.6

Kumble to Raina, 1 run, comes down the pitch and drives inside out to gully, Uthappa is the fielder

Chennai Super Kings 84/2   A Kumble 2-0-12-0

13.1

Kumble to Dhoni, 2 runs, tucks it to deep midwicket and puts a lot of pressure on the fielder by calling for the second run

13.2

Kumble to Dhoni, 2 runs, gets across and paddles it down to fine leg, Manish Pandey fumbles and Kumble is peeved

13.3

Kumble to Dhoni, 1 run, full on middle and off, he pushes it to long-on

13.4

Kumble to Raina, 1 run, comes down the pitch and he works it to long-off

13.5

Kumble to Dhoni, 1 run, lunges forward and pushes a full delivery to cover

13.6

Kumble to Raina, 1 run, gives it a lot of air on the legstump and Rains scoops it over midwicket, Taylor picks it up

Chennai Super Kings 104/2   A Kumble 3-0-20-0

16.1

Kumble to Dhoni, 1 run, stays back and slaps it down to cover

16.2

Kumble to Morkel, SIX, Albertus goes maximum! Kumble gives it a lot of air and cuts back on the pace, Morkel clears his front leg and deposits it high over wide long-on

16.3

Kumble to Morkel, no run, the wrong 'un beats him

16.4

Kumble to Morkel, 1 run, makes room and slaps him down to sweeper cover

16.5

Kumble to Dhoni, 1 run, he drops it short and forces Dhoni to check his shot after charging down the pitch, he punches it past short cover

16.6

Kumble to Morkel, 1 run, waits for it and dabs it down to short third man

Chennai Super Kings 124/3   A Kumble 4-0-30-0
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Photos

May 23, 2009

Virat Kohli lofts the ball for a six over long-on, Bangalore Royal Challengers v Chennai Super Kings, IPL, second semi-final, Johannesburg, May 23, 2009

Virat Kohli lofts the ball for a six over long-on

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May 23, 2009

Rahul Dravid works the ball to the leg side, Bangalore Royal Challengers v Chennai Super Kings, IPL, second semi-final, Johannesburg, May 23, 2009

Rahul Dravid works the ball to the leg side

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