Player of the Match
Player of the Match
    1.5 shot! But caught! The length is full on off stump, Gambhir backs away and tries to drive powerfully through the off side, he's hit that well but straight to Uthappa at cover who takes a sharp catch, Gambhir goes for one 3/1
    10.2 caught! big big wicket for Mumbai! Sehwag pulls a low full toss from outside off stump towards Pollock at midwicket who takes a flat catch, Sehwag goes for 40 off 20 balls 82/4
    2.2 caught again! Pollock bowls a fullish length on off stump, Dhawan tries to drive the ball through cover but lofts it straight to Uthappa again, Mumbai have made a splendid start 4/2
    6.1 de Villiers is run out! Sehwag smashes a full ball straight back at the bowler who bends down low and gets finger tips to the ball, the ball goes on to uproot the stump at the bowler's end with de Villiers well short of his crease, some people may say that the batsman is unlucky there but if you are backing up too far you have to pay the price at times 37/3
    14.1 caught! Pollock strikes first up! Malik tries to smash him over the long off boundary, it was the slower ball and Malik gets under it and hits it high in the air, Nayar is at long off and he takes a well-judged catch, Mumbai have broken a dangerous partnership 109/5
    16.1 a full ball slants into middle stump, Karthik moves across his stumps and tries to flick, he misses and gets hit on the pad plumb in front of middle stump, he was a long way across his stumps and Koertzen raises the finger, the Mumbai Indians mob Bravo in celebration, the DY Patil explodes in sound, fantastic scenes 119/6
    17.3 Bhatia's holed out! That has to be it for Delhi, Bhatia gets a full toss and tries to smash it out of the ground, he mis-times the shot straight to Uthappa at long on who takes an easy catch an then doffs his cap to the appreciative Mumbai crowd in celebration 130/8
    17.2 caught! Sangwan tries to clear the long off boundary but doesn't time it well, he hits it in the air towards Tiwary who runs in from the boundary and holds on to the catch, that was dipping on Tiwary and he timed his run and slide extremely well 130/7
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    18.1 caught! good length ball angles across the left-hander, Asif tries to pull towards the leg side but the outside edge flies straight to Nehra who holds the catch at third man 132/9
    18.5 and he lasts just two balls! McGrath tries to loft the ball over the infield on the off side, he slices the ball high in the air, Thornely runs backwards from cover and takes the catch, the DY Patil stadium erupts and the players are thrilled, what a match they have had toppling the table-leaders Delhi 133/10
    4 (lb 3, nb 1)
    133 all out (18.5 Overs, RR: 7.06)
    Fall of wickets: 1-3 (G Gambhir, 1.5 ov), 2-4 (S Dhawan, 2.2 ov), 3-37 (AB de Villiers, 6.1 ov), 4-82 (V Sehwag, 10.2 ov), 5-109 (Shoaib Malik, 14.1 ov), 6-119 (KD Karthik, 16.1 ov), 7-130 (PJ Sangwan, 17.2 ov), 8-130 (R Bhatia, 17.3 ov), 9-132 (Mohammad Asif, 18.1 ov), 10-133 (GD McGrath, 18.5 ov)
    SM Pollock4.001624.00150100
    A Nehra4.002536.25112100
    DJ Bravo3.002719.0062100
    DS Kulkarni2.501826.3582001
    ST Jayasuriya1.0016016.0000200
    DJ Thornely2.001517.5032000
    RR Raje2.001306.5031000

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