Sachin Tendulkar and Ricky Ponting out there opening. What happens down the order will be interesting to watch. Ajit Chandila has the ball.

0.1
1
Chandila to Tendulkar, 1 run, fuller and driven down the ground for a single, long-on in place for Tendulkar
0.2
1
Chandila to Ponting, 1 run, pushed down to deep mid-wicket for a single to get off the mark too now Ponting
0.3
2lb
Chandila to Tendulkar, 2 leg byes, on the middle stump but spinning down the leg side, hits the pad and rolls down to fine-leg for a couple of leg-byes
0.4
W
Chandila to Tendulkar, OUT, top-edged and out! Tendulkar was looking to sweep it across the line and the extra bounce gets the better of the sweep, it goes high in the air and Trivedi at short fine-leg takes an easy catch there

SR Tendulkar c Trivedi b Chandila 1 (2m 3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

0.5
0
Chandila to Ponting, no run, was looking to play off the back foot and the extra bounce makes hims take his bottom hand off, defended back
0.6
0
Chandila to Ponting, no run, another one that's perfect in terms of line and length, pushed to the off side

END OF OVER:
1 | 4 Runs 1 Wkt | MI: 4/1 (176 runs required from 19 overs, RR: 4.00, RRR: 9.26)

  • RT Ponting1 (3b)
  • KD Karthik0 (0b)
  • A Chandila1-0-2-1

Chavan to bowl.

sabharaj: "Somethink to do with trivedi... Taking catches for first wicket to fall"

Parthiban: "Only in IPL it happens..Opposition Indian crowd celebrates Sachin wicket"

1.1
1
Chavan to Karthik, 1 run, on his pads and flicked away to the leg side for a single
1.2
0
Chavan to Ponting, no run, in the air and it lands between the bowler and mid-on, almost a wicket!
1.3
0
Chavan to Ponting, no run, shorter this time and cut away, but straight to the cover fielder

Aatman Shah: "It's baffling to see Sachin struggle to spin so much. Panesar in the England series. Lyon in the Aus series. And yes, yet again, this pair fails. Poor management."

1.4
1
Chavan to Ponting, 1 run, was a quicker one as Ponting looks to go on to the front foot, the ball flies off the inside edge to the leg side
1.5
0
Chavan to Karthik, no run, slightly shorter and flicked away to the leg side, straight to square-leg
1.6
0
Chavan to Karthik, no run, very short from Chavan and he wanted to pull it away to the leg side, misses and there's a bit of an appeal, was missing the stumps

END OF OVER:
2 | 2 Runs | MI: 6/1 (174 runs required from 18 overs, RR: 3.00, RRR: 9.66)

  • KD Karthik1 (3b)
  • RT Ponting2 (6b)
  • AA Chavan1-0-2-0
  • A Chandila1-0-2-1
2.1
1
Chandila to Ponting, 1 run, pushed to the off side and this time they are away for a quickly taken run
2.2
1
Chandila to Karthik, 1 run, fullish from Chandila and easily played down to long-on for a single
2.3
1
Chandila to Ponting, 1 run, very short from the bowler and pulled away to the leg side for a single
2.4
1
Chandila to Karthik, 1 run, and another one, that's another short one from Chandila but they are not able to time it away, only a single to long-on
2.5
W
Chandila to Ponting, OUT, and he's gone now, Ponting's gone, caught and bowled! this is excellent stuff from the Royals, and from Chandila, the batsman was struggling throughout against him and this time he lobs up a simple catch back to the bowler, easily taken and Mumbai Indians are two down very quickly!

RT Ponting c & b Chandila 4 (10m 9b 0x4 0x6) SR: 44.44

Rohit Sharma at four.

2.6
0
Chandila to Sharma, no run, defends a good length ball back to the bowler

END OF OVER:
3 | 4 Runs 1 Wkt | MI: 10/2 (170 runs required from 17 overs, RR: 3.33, RRR: 10.00)

  • RG Sharma0 (1b)
  • KD Karthik3 (5b)
  • A Chandila2-0-6-2
  • AA Chavan1-0-2-0
3.1
0
Chavan to Karthik, no run, fuller from Chavan and defended to the leg side
3.2
0
Chavan to Karthik, no run, turn away from the batsman, he was looking to defend and misses the outside edge
3.3
0
Chavan to Karthik, no run, another one that's on his pads and he struggles to get it away, bit of an inside edge or else could have been lbw
3.4
1w
Chavan to Karthik, 1 wide, down the leg side and wanted to sweep it away, misses but luckily it's a wide
3.4
0
Chavan to Karthik, no run, quicker this time, looking to turn it away from the leg side, does not get any bat on it
3.5
4
Chavan to Karthik, FOUR, goes down the track and smashes it over the mid-on fielder for a four! finally a shot in anger that has the desired result for the batsman!
3.6
1
Chavan to Karthik, 1 run, flicked away to the leg side for a single now to end the over

END OF OVER:
4 | 6 Runs | MI: 16/2 (164 runs required from 16 overs, RR: 4.00, RRR: 10.25)

  • KD Karthik8 (11b)
  • RG Sharma0 (1b)
  • AA Chavan2-0-8-0
  • A Chandila2-0-6-2