Result
26th match (N), Chennai, May 6 2008, Indian Premier League
144/7
(18/20 ov, target 145)
148/3
Chargers won by 7 wickets (with 12 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Deccan Chargers
Chennai Super Kings Innings (20 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
PA Patel c Singh b Vijaykumar46-1066.66
SP Fleming c Sharma b Styris1416-2087.50
S Anirudha c Shahid Afridi b Singh17-0014.28
SK Raina c Sharma b Bangar3221-50152.38
S Badrinath c Gibbs b Shahid Afridi04-000.00
MS Dhoni (c) †c Shahid Afridi b Ojha2331-2074.19
JA Morkel not out2919-12152.63
Joginder Sharma  b Singh1610-11160.00
MS Gony not out156-02250.00
Extras(lb 6, w 4)10
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 7.2)144/7
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Parthiv Patel, 0.6 ov), 2-15 (Srikkanth Anirudha, 3.3 ov), 3-33 (Stephen Fleming, 5.4 ov), 4-43 (S Badrinath, 6.5 ov), 5-82 (Suresh Raina, 13.3 ov), 6-86 (MS Dhoni, 14.5 ov), 7-124 (Joginder Sharma, 18.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DP Vijaykumar301715.66123000
RP Singh301224.00111020
SB Styris302418.0081210
Shahid Afridi302719.0065000
SB Bangar403619.0092200
PP Ojha402215.50100110
Deccan Chargers Innings (target: 145 runs from 20 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AC Gilchrist (c) †c Badrinath b Morkel5436-72150.00
HH Gibbs c & b Gony1010-11100.00
SB Styris not out3641-3187.80
RG Sharma c Badrinath b Muralitharan2317-21135.29
Shahid Afridi not out206-22333.33
Extras(lb 1, nb 2, w 2)5
TOTAL(18 Ov, RR: 8.22)148/3
Fall of wickets: 1-24 (Herschelle Gibbs, 4.1 ov), 2-78 (Adam Gilchrist, 9.5 ov), 3-125 (Rohit Sharma, 16.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
M Ntini403709.25102300
MS Gony301515.0092000
JA Morkel402616.50133110
Joginder Sharma3045015.0075302
M Muralitharan402416.00123010
MATCH DETAILS
MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai
TossDeccan Chargers , elected to field first
SeriesIndian Premier League 2008
Player Of The Match
Adam Gilchrist
Season2007/08
Hours of play (local time)20.00 start, First Session 20.00-21.20, Interval 21.20-21.40, Second Session 21.40-23.00
Match days6 May 2008 - night match (20-over match)
Umpires
Mark Benson
Russell Tiffin
TV Umpire
Sundaram Ravi
Reserve Umpire
Krishnamachari Srinivasan
Match Referee
Javagal Srinath
PointsDeccan Chargers 2, Chennai Super Kings 0
MATCH NOTES
Chennai Super Kings innings
  • Chennai Super Kings: 50 runs in 7.6 overs (51 balls), Extras 8
  • Chennai Super Kings: 100 runs in 16.2 overs (102 balls), Extras 10
  • Innings Break: Chennai Super Kings - 144/7 in 20.0 overs (JA Morkel 29, M Gony 15)
Deccan Chargers innings
  • Deccan Chargers: 50 runs in 5.6 overs (37 balls), Extras 1
  • AC Gilchrist: 50 off 34 balls (6 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 31 balls (AC Gilchrist 41, SB Styris 10, Ex 2)
  • Deccan Chargers: 100 runs in 12.5 overs (80 balls), Extras 4