Champions League Twenty20, 17th Match, League B: Royal Challengers Bangalore v Delhi Daredevils at Bangalore, Oct 17, 2009
Champions League Twenty20 - 17th match, League B
Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 8 wickets (with 29 balls remaining)
17 October 2009 - night match (20-over match)

Steyn to Gambhir, no run, was that out? very close! Gambhir chased a very wide delivery outside off and Boucher wasn't so confident


Steyn to Gambhir, no run, he has Gambhir feeling at a delivery outside off again, pitched up and well directed


Steyn to Gambhir, no run, three in a row and there's a confident appeal this time, holds the length back and the batsman tries to dab it to third man, didn't look like an edge


Steyn to Gambhir, FOUR, that's more like it, pitched up outside off and in the perfect length to drive, a defensive push off the middle of the bat is enough to bisect mid-off and cover


Steyn to Gambhir, no run, gets beside the line and steers it to point


Steyn to Gambhir, 1 wide, loses his direction and sprays it wide outside off, he flashes and withdraws


Steyn to Gambhir, no run, slower ball and pushed hard square on the off side, Taylor does well at cover point to slide and cut it off

Delhi Daredevils 5/0   G Gambhir 4* (6b 1x4)

P Kumar to Gambhir, 1 bye, slower ball outside off and he pushes at it and the ball nearly takes the inside edge, the keeper fumbles

Delhi Daredevils 7/0   G Gambhir 4* (7b 1x4)

Steyn to Gambhir, 1 run, taps it towards mid-off and sets off very quickly, Uthappa collects and has a shy at the bowler's end


Steyn to Gambhir, 1 run, digs it in short of a length and he taps it down to third man

Delhi Daredevils 27/0   G Gambhir 6* (9b 1x4)

B Kumar to Gambhir, FOUR, Tough initiation for the bowler, lands it outside off and Gambhir makes room and bashes it across the line and gets some elevation over mid-on and midwicket


B Kumar to Gambhir, no run, comes down the pitch but mistimes it to mid-on


B Kumar to Gambhir, no run, for a minute the crowd thought it was a catch, chops it down hard on the first bounce to Taylor at cover point who throws the ball up to tease the crowd


B Kumar to Gambhir, no run, comes down the track and pushes it hard to Kumble at midwicket

Delhi Daredevils 39/0   G Gambhir 10* (13b 2x4)

P Kumar to Gambhir, 1 run, gets a half stride forward and taps it with soft hands towards Kohli and completes the run comfortably

Delhi Daredevils 44/0   G Gambhir 11* (14b 2x4)

Steyn to Gambhir, no run, comes foreward and tries to pinch a single to point but changes his mind on seeing a possessed Kohli charge towards the ball


Steyn to Gambhir, no run, fullish outside off, he punches it down to cover point


Steyn to Gambhir, no run, a fiery inswinging yorker nearly takes the leg stump as Gambhir squeezes it out off the bottom of the bat, Boucher does really well to fall to his right and cut off a four


Steyn to Gambhir, 1 wide, short and wide down the leg side, fails to make contact with the pull


Steyn to Gambhir, OUT, thick edge! Short and slightly wide outside off, not exactly a wicket-taking delivery but Gambhir flashes away from the body and edges it to Boucher

G Gambhir c †Boucher b Steyn 11 (18b 2x4 0x6) SR: 61.11

Delhi Daredevils 48/1   G Gambhir 11 (18b 2x4)





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