Indian Premier League - 12th match

Deccan Chargers v Kings XI Punjab

Deccan Chargers won by 6 runs

3.1

Sreesanth to Gibbs, no run, pitched up by Sreesanth and it moved away a touch. Gibbs came forward and drove to mid off

3.2

Sreesanth to Gibbs, 1 run, again, a McGrathesque line and length from Sreesanth, he needs to maintain it though. Played away off the front foot to short midwicket and Gibbs opens his account

3.4

Sreesanth to Gibbs, no run, pitched up on offstump and defended off the front foot

3.5

Sreesanth to Gibbs, 1 run, again draws Gibbs forward, and he drives it softly very straight. Irfan puts in the dive and keeps it down to one.

Deccan Chargers 46/1   HH Gibbs 2* (4b)

4.1

Srivastava to Gibbs, no run, nice swing, beats the attempted hoick and just misses the stumps.

4.2

Srivastava to Gibbs, 1 run, ball's not coming on to the bat. Gibbs gets forward and looks to drive, it pops up but safely to mid off

4.5

Srivastava to Gibbs, 1 run, almost has Gibbs caught and bowled. It pops up off his bat towards the bowler, and just eludes the outstretched hands

Deccan Chargers 49/1   HH Gibbs 4* (7b)

5.1

Chawla to Gibbs, no run, pitched up, draws the batsman forward, drives to cover

5.2

Chawla to Gibbs, 1 run, on leg stump this time, tucks it away for a single off the front foot

5.6

Chawla to Gibbs, 1 run, gets it away through mid on for another single

Deccan Chargers 56/1   HH Gibbs 6* (10b)

6.1

Bipul Sharma to Gibbs, FOUR, beauty shot! This man has a wonderful cover-drive. Comes forward, gets to the pitch and lofts it over cover for a really pretty boundary

6.2

Bipul Sharma to Gibbs, 1 run

6.4

Bipul Sharma to Gibbs, 1 run, that's well run. Gets forward and taps it towards cover and Symonds responds.

6.6

Bipul Sharma to Gibbs, 1 run, angles in this time towards leg, and Gibbs clips it away off the backfoot for a single to square leg

Deccan Chargers 65/1   HH Gibbs 13* (14b 1x4)

7.1

Chawla to Gibbs, 1 run, full ball, driven down to mid off for one

7.3

Chawla to Gibbs, 2 runs, full toss, Gibbs drives it through the covers, would have wanted to do more with that gift.

7.4

Chawla to Gibbs, 1 run, draws him forward, Gibbs drives it down to mid off

Deccan Chargers 70/1   HH Gibbs 17* (17b 1x4)

8.2

Pathan to Gibbs, no run, full and wide of offstump, drives very hard by Gibbs but straight to cover

8.3

Pathan to Gibbs, FOUR, whack! Dragged the length ball on middle stump towards midwicket without any fuss. Nice shot.

8.4

Pathan to Gibbs, 1 run, drives it down to mid off. Irfan's not swinging it anymore.

Deccan Chargers 83/1   HH Gibbs 22* (20b 2x4)

9.3

Sreesanth to Gibbs, 1 run, short of a length outside off and Gibbs pulls it down towards midwicket for a single.

Deccan Chargers 86/1   HH Gibbs 23* (21b 2x4)

10.1

Yuvraj Singh to Gibbs, no run

10.2

Yuvraj Singh to Gibbs, OUT, and he's got him! Short ball, but ramrod straight, Gibbs looks to mow it down to cow corner, but can't make connection. Stumps are down. Yuvraj's picked a huge wicket.

HH Gibbs b Yuvraj Singh 23 (23b 2x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

Deccan Chargers 100/2   HH Gibbs 23 (23b 2x4)
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Mar 19, 2010

Policemen provide security, Deccan Chargers v Kings XI Punjab, IPL, Cuttack, March 19, 2010

Policemen provide security

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Mar 19, 2010

Chaminda Vaas took 2 for 27 to set Punjab back early, Deccan Chargers v Kings XI Punjab, IPL, Cuttack, March 19, 2010

Chaminda Vaas took 2 for 27 to set Punjab back early

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