3.3 he's gone this time! Gilchrist tries to loft a good length ball down the ground but gets an outside edge that swirls high in the air towards third man, the under-19 player Abhinav Mukund initially mis-judges it but in the end he dives forward to take a sharp low catch, Deccan in serious trouble now 15/2
    2.2 caught! The length is short and the line wide outside off stump, Gibbs slashes hard at the ball and slices it hard and flat down to third man where Balaji takes a few steps forward from the boudnary and holds on to the catch 11/1
    10.1 bowled him! Styris takes a step down the track and tries to loft Murali with the turn over the leg side, he misses and Murali hits middle stump 57/3
    18.4 Rao's run out! It's the slower ball and Rao pulls towards deep backward square leg, the first run is easy but Rao wants to come back for the second, Gony fields and fires the throw on the bounce to Parthiv who breaks the stumps with his bat exactly on the line 134/5
    18.3 caught! Teja backs away to a short ball, it hurries on to Teja who top-edges the pull high in the air towards midwicket where Mukund holds his second catch, he judged it superbly 133/4
    19.4 caught! Balaji gives Afridi a nice full toss and thigh height, Afridi comes down the track and swings hard at the ball, he connects with the bottom off his bat and lofts the ball straight to Raina at long-off, that was a loose ball and Afridi failed to cash in 146/7
    18.5 bowled him! Morkel greets Arjun Yadav with the yorker homing into leg stump, Yadav stays in his crease and tries to hit across the line, he misses and leg stump takes a battering 134/6
    19.6 Morkel's taken a catch that scraped the sky before coming down, RP backed away to the leg side, Balaji bowled a slower ball which followed him, RP swung hard and lofted the ball miles in the air, Morkel ran in from the boundary towards midwicket, settled under the steepler and fell to his left as he completed the catch 147/8
    not out
    16 (b 1, lb 8, w 7)
    147/8 (20 Overs, RR: 7.35)
    Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Herschelle Gibbs, 2.2 ov), 2-15 (Adam Gilchrist, 3.3 ov), 3-57 (Scott Styris, 10.1 ov), 4-133 (Dwaraka Ravi Teja, 18.3 ov), 5-134 (Venugopal Rao, 18.4 ov), 6-134 (Arjun Yadav, 18.5 ov), 7-146 (Shahid Afridi, 19.4 ov), 8-147 (RP Singh, 19.6 ov)
    M Ntini402416.00132110
    MS Gony402115.25143000
    JA Morkel403729.2553130
    M Muralitharan402215.5091020
    L Balaji403428.5084100

Match Notes

Super Kings 2nd innings Partnerships

1st26SP FlemingPA Patel
2nd34PA PatelSK Raina
3rd55MS DhoniSK Raina
4th33JA MorkelSK Raina