Indian Premier League - 3rd place play-off

Royal Challengers Bangalore v Deccan Chargers

Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 9 wickets (with 37 balls remaining)

2.1

Steyn to Anirudh Singh, no run, Steyn swings that in, lands on almost a yorker length on middle, digs it out into the off side

2.2

Steyn to Anirudh Singh, no run, shortish outside off, nips back in and he shoulders arms to the keeper

2.3

Steyn to Anirudh Singh, no run, short of a good length and again it nips back in, punches it back to the bowler

2.4

Steyn to Anirudh Singh, no run, short of a good length outside off, bowls it at 135 kmph, cracked off the back foot to point

2.5

Steyn to Anirudh Singh, 1 wide, short down the leg side, tries to help it on its way fine, misses, its called a wide

2.5

Steyn to Anirudh Singh, FOUR, nicely done, a fraction fuller, gets forward and slices it hard over point for a boundary, raced away

2.6

Steyn to Anirudh Singh, 1 run, slower one bowled on a good length on middle, opens the face to guide it behind point for a single

Deccan Chargers 14/2   DW Steyn 1-0-6-0

4.1

Steyn to Anirudh Singh, 1 wide, short and wide, plenty of width, slashes hard and misses, touched 140 kmph, has bowled much slower than that today

4.1

Steyn to Anirudh Singh, no run, held back the length again, gets back and taps it towards point

4.2

Steyn to Anirudh Singh, no run, full outside off and he tries to blaze that through mid-off, it moves away to just escape the outside edge

4.3

Steyn to Anirudh Singh, no run, the offcutter there, bowled at 118 kmph, gets on the back foot and chops it towards point

4.4

Steyn to Anirudh Singh, no run, hurled it short outside off, tries to cut that hard over point, missed, plenty of bounce there

4.5

Steyn to Anirudh Singh, FOUR, picked the slower one there, 116.6 kmph, pushed it full on the off and Anirudh lofted him well over the in-field to find the boundary

4.6

Steyn to Anirudh Singh, no run, short of a good length on middle, made a bit of room and got back to chop it down towards point

Deccan Chargers 20/3   DW Steyn 2-0-11-0

6.1

Steyn to Symonds, OUT, gone! Symonds has squandered that life given by the dropped chance, Steyn has made amends, Short of a good length on the off and moved away, Symonds, after giving himself just a hint of room, attempted a cut, got a thick edge and Uthappa took a sharp one moving to his right behind the stumps

A Symonds c †Uthappa b Steyn 2 (8b 0x4 0x6) SR: 25.00

6.2

Steyn to Smith, no run, pushed him back with that short of a length delivery, defended into the leg side

6.3

Steyn to Smith, no run, back of a length on middle, gets back and knocks it down cautiously into the off side

6.4

Steyn to Smith, no run, shortish again, stands tall and slaps it towards mid-off

6.5

Steyn to Smith, no run, full on middle, pushes it towards mid-on from the crease

6.6

Steyn to Smith, no run, short of a good length outside off and moves away, thinks of playing at it but withdraws at the right time, that was a wicket-maiden, a rarity this tournament

Deccan Chargers 27/4   DW Steyn 3-1-11-1
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Photos

Apr 24, 2010

Rahul Dravid and Kevin Pietersen guided Bangalore home, Deccan Chargers v Royal Challengers Bangalore, IPL, Mumbai, April 24, 2010

Rahul Dravid and Kevin Pietersen guided Bangalore home

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Apr 24, 2010

Rahul Dravid plays the ball elegantly towards point, Deccan Chargers v Royal Challengers Bangalore, IPL, Mumbai, April 24, 2010

Rahul Dravid plays the ball elegantly towards point

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