result
10th Match (N), Ahmedabad, Oct 18 2008, ICL 20-20 Indian Championship
(20 ov, target 164)155/8
Chandigarh won by 8 runs
player of the match
Daryl Tuffey
Chandigarh Lions
12y
• The Bulletin by Sriram Veera in Ahmedabad

Mongia and Tuffey edge out Chennai

Dinesh Mongia and Daryl Tuffey's strong performances helped Chandigarh Lions win by eight runs and handed Chennai Superstars their first defeat of the tournament.

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Scorecard summary
Chandigarh Lions163/8(20 overs)
Chennai Superstars155/8(20 overs)
end of over 208 runs • 2 wickets
CStrs: 155/8CRR: 7.75 
Shabbir Ahmed0 (1)
Rajamani Jesuraj1 (1)
Andrew Hall 4-0-23-3

And thats the end of the match as Chandigarh Lions have won by 8 runs. Chennai Superstars did mount a spirited chase but then the wickets kept pegging them back and the opening bowling pair of Tuffey and Hall struck with three wickets each

Daryl Tuffey is the man of the match

19.6
1lb
Hall to Shabbir Ahmed, 1 leg bye

off the pads to short third man for a leg bye and Chandigarh Lions win by 8 runs

Shabbir Ahmed comes into face the final ball

19.5
W
Hall to Saravanan, 1 run, OUT

full toss outside the off stump, Sarvanan lofts it away to long on and is coming back for a couple and is struggling to beat the throw from TP Singh and is a few inches short as Sarabjit flicks off the bails

Vasanth Saravanan run out (Singh) 16 (9b 2x4 0x6) SR: 177.77
19.4
1
Hall to Jesuraj, 1 run

fuller outside the off stump, Jesuraj, drives it to sweeper cover for a single

Jesuraj comes in now

19.3
W
Hall to C Hemanth Kumar, OUT

on the middle and leg, Hemanth is looking to chip it away over the short fine leg and is struck on the pads but Hemanth reckons it would have ended outside the off stump and asks for a refferal and is proved wrong

Hemanth Kumar lbw b Hall 4 (8b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50
19.2
1
Hall to Saravanan, 1 run

full toss outside the off stump, Sarvanan drives it to cover and runs across for a single

19.1
4
Hall to Saravanan, FOUR runs

fuller outside the off stump and Sarvanan lofts it away to long off and manages to beat Vincent at long off. His hand came off the handle as he played the shot

17 runs required off the final over and Hall to bowl it

end of over 194 runs
CStrs: 147/6CRR: 7.73 RRR: 17.00
Hemanth Kumar4 (7)
Vasanth Saravanan9 (6)
Love Ablish 4-0-36-0
18.6
2
Ablish to C Hemanth Kumar, 2 runs

outside the off stump, Hemanth drives it to the left of long off for a couple

18.5
1
Ablish to Saravanan, 1 run

outside the off stump, Sarvanan scissor pulls it to deep square leg for a single

18.4
1
Ablish to C Hemanth Kumar, 1 run

on the leg stump, Hemath lofts it to deep midwicket for a single

18.3
Ablish to C Hemanth Kumar, no run

outside the off stump, Hemanth looks to swing it away and is beaten

18.2
Ablish to C Hemanth Kumar, no run

outside the off stump, Hemanth looks to play the chip behind the wicket and is beaten

18.1
Ablish to C Hemanth Kumar, no run

slower ball outside the off stump, Hemanth swings and misses

end of over 185 runs • 1 wicket
CStrs: 143/6CRR: 7.94 RRR: 10.50
Vasanth Saravanan8 (5)
Hemanth Kumar1 (2)
Andrew Hall 3-0-16-2
17.6
2
Hall to Saravanan, 2 runs

on the off stump, Sarvanan pushes it to long off but a diving effort by Vincent saves a couple of runs for the team as he brings on a diving stop

17.5
1
Hall to C Hemanth Kumar, 1 run

Hemanth shuffles in as the ball is bowled and flicks it away to deep midwicket for a single

17.4
Hall to C Hemanth Kumar, no run

similar delivery but Hemanth Kumar gets some bat onto it as he defends it

Has Hall driven the final nail into the coffin?

17.3
W
Hall to J Syed Mohammad, OUT

on the fuller length on the off stump, Syed is looking to flick it away and closes the face of the bat a touch too early and the off stump is whittled back.

Jamaluddin Syed Mohammad b Hall 19 (12b 3x4 0x6) SR: 158.33
17.2
1
Hall to Saravanan, 1 run

fuller on the leg stump, Sarvanan lofts it away to long on for a single

17.1
1
Hall to J Syed Mohammad, 1 run

fuller outside the off stump, Syed drives it to long off for a single

Hall back into the attack now

end of over 178 runs
CStrs: 138/5CRR: 8.11 RRR: 8.67
Jamaluddin Syed Mohammad17 (10)
Vasanth Saravanan6 (3)
Dinesh Mongia 4-0-30-0
16.6
1
Mongia to J Syed Mohammad, 1 run

fuller on the leg stump, Syed pushes it to midwicket for a single

16.5
1
Mongia to Saravanan, 1 run

on the off stump, Sarvanan comes down the track and steers it to third man for a single

Match details
Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Stadium, Ahmedabad
TossChennai Superstars, elected to field first
SeriesICL 20-20 Indian Championship
Season2008/09
Player Of The Match
Daryl Tuffey
Hours of play (local time)19.30 start, First Session 19.30-20.50, Interval 20.50-21.10, Second Session 21.10-22.20
Match days18 October 2008 - night (20-over match)
Umpires
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Allan Jones
Pakistan Image
Shakeel Khan
TV Umpire
Ireland Image
Keith Smith
Match Referee
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Ajit Wadekar
PointsChandigarh Lions 2, Chennai Superstars 0