Result
Final (N), Indian Premier League at Mumbai, Jun 1 2008
20 ov, target 164
164/7
Royals won by 3 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Rajasthan Royals
Chennai Super Kings Innings (20 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
PA Patel c †Kamran Akmal b Pathan3833-50115.15
S Vidyut c Jadeja b Pathan1614-11114.28
SK Raina c Jadeja b Watson4330-12143.33
JA Morkel c †Kamran Akmal b Pathan1613-02123.07
MS Dhoni (c)not out2917-12170.58
CK Kapugedera c Asnodkar b Sohail Tanvir812-0066.66
S Badrinath not out62-10300.00
Extras(b 1, lb 2, nb 1, w 3)7
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 8.15)163/5
Did not bat: MS Gony, L Balaji, M Muralitharan, M Ntini 
Fall of wickets: 1-39 (Vidyut Sivaramakrishnan, 5.2 ov), 2-64 (Parthiv Patel, 8.6 ov), 3-95 (Albie Morkel, 12.4 ov), 4-128 (Suresh Raina, 16.2 ov), 5-148 (Chamara Kapugedera, 19.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sohail Tanvir4040110.0064110
SR Watson402917.25112111
MM Patel201407.0031000
YK Pathan402235.50101100
SK Trivedi2021010.5021100
SK Warne403408.5080310
Rajasthan Royals Innings (target: 164 runs from 20 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
NK Patel  b Gony211-0018.18
SA Asnodkar c Raina b Morkel2820-40140.00
Kamran Akmal run out (Ntini)67-1085.71
SR Watson  b Muralitharan2819-30147.36
YK Pathan run out (Raina)5639-34143.58
M Kaif c Dhoni b Muralitharan129-01133.33
RA Jadeja c Kapugedera b Morkel01-000.00
SK Warne (c)not out99-10100.00
Sohail Tanvir not out97-00128.57
Extras(b 1, lb 6, nb 2, w 5)14
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 8.2)164/7
Did not bat: SK Trivedi, MM Patel 
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Niraj Patel, 3.1 ov), 2-41 (Swapnil Asnodkar, 6.1 ov), 3-42 (Kamran Akmal, 6.4 ov), 4-107 (Shane Watson, 14.1 ov), 5-139 (Mohammad Kaif, 16.6 ov), 6-139 (Ravindra Jadeja, 17.1 ov), 7-143 (Yusuf Pathan, 17.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
M Ntini412105.25133000
MS Gony403017.5083000
JA Morkel402526.25111032
L Balaji4042010.5075110
M Muralitharan403929.7580400
MATCH DETAILS
Dr DY Patil Sports Academy, Mumbai
TossRajasthan Royals , elected to field first
SeriesIndian Premier League
Player Of The Match
Yusuf Pathan
Player Of The Series
Shane Watson
Series resultRajasthan Royals won the 2007/08 Indian Premier League
Season2007/08
Hours of play (local time)20.15 start, First Session 20.15-21.35, Interval 21.35-21.55, Second Session 21.55-23.15
Match days1 June 2008 - night match (20-over match)
Umpires
Billy Bowden
Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
Daryl Harper
Reserve Umpire
MR Singh
Match Referee
Javagal Srinath
MATCH NOTES
Chennai Super Kings innings
  • Chennai Super Kings: 50 runs in 6.4 overs (41 balls), Extras 2
  • Chennai Super Kings: 100 runs in 13.2 overs (82 balls), Extras 4
  • Chennai Super Kings: 150 runs in 19.2 overs (120 balls), Extras 7
Rajasthan Royals innings
  • Rajasthan Royals: 50 runs in 7.6 overs (48 balls), Extras 5
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 40 balls (SR Watson 23, YK Pathan 27, Ex 4)
  • Rajasthan Royals: 100 runs in 12.6 overs (81 balls), Extras 9
  • YK Pathan: 50 off 36 balls (3 x 4, 4 x 6)
  • Rajasthan Royals: 150 runs in 18.4 overs (117 balls), Extras 12
  • Under-19s success player - SP Goswami
  • Fairplay Award - Chennai Super Kings