Champions League Twenty20 - 17th match, League B

Royal Challengers Bangalore v Delhi Daredevils

Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 8 wickets (with 29 balls remaining)

0.1

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

0.2

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

0.3

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

0.4

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

0.5

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

0.6

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

0.6

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   DW Steyn 1-0-5-0

2.1

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

2.2

Steyn to Sehwag, FOUR, best of the lot so far, not a bad delivery, angles it on middle and off, Sehwag shuffles a bit and flicks it past square leg, the timing saw that through

2.3

Steyn to Sehwag, 1 wide, down the leg side and he tries to tickle it away, dangerous line because fine leg is up

2.3

Steyn to Sehwag, 1 run, slower ball and read well, he opens the face and angles it down to third man

2.4

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

2.5

Steyn to Sehwag, 2 runs, strays on the pads and Sehwag flicks it away past square leg, too easy for him, loud cheers as Taylor runs across from deep square and cuts it off with a slide

2.6

Steyn to Sehwag, 1 run, outside off and he chops it down to point

Delhi Daredevils 30/0   DW Steyn 2-0-16-0

5.1

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

5.2

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

5.3

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

5.4

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

5.4

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

5.5

Steyn to Dilshan, 1 run, Dropped Praveen Kumar the culprit, Dilshan pulls a short delivery and the ball dips towards Praveen at fine leg, he runs forward, covers enough ground, dives and fumbles despite getting his fingers underneath the ball, u can't let Dilshan off early

5.6

Steyn to Sehwag, no run

Delhi Daredevils 49/1   DW Steyn 3-0-18-1

18.1

Steyn to Bhatia, 1 run, bowls a fast yorker outside off and he pushes it off the toe of the bat down to long-off

18.2

Steyn to Tiwary, 1 run, on the pads and worked away down to fine leg

18.3

Steyn to Bhatia, 1 run, thick top edge and he couldn't have placed it perfectly, right in between long-on and midwicket

18.4

Steyn to Tiwary, 1 run, fast yorker and he makes room and he fails to get under it as he tries to work it away to the on side, the ball trickles down to short leg

18.5

Steyn to Bhatia, 1 run, short and he can only place it to midwicket

18.6

Steyn to Tiwary, 1 run, makes room and squirts out a yorker towards point

Delhi Daredevils 128/5   DW Steyn 4-0-24-1
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Oct 17, 2009

Ross Taylor dispatches another one for six, Bangalore Royal Challengers v Delhi Daredevils, Champions League Twenty20, League B, Bangalore, October 17, 2009

Ross Taylor dispatches another one for six

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