RESULT
15th match (N), Bengaluru, April 28, 2008, Indian Premier League

Super Kings won by 13 runs

Chennai Super Kings INNINGS (20 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Parthiv Patel c Kallis b Kumar2117-21123.52
Matthew Hayden  b Khan1319-2068.42
Michael Hussey c Dravid b Khan4737-32127.02
Suresh Raina run out (Jaffer/†Boucher)2817-12164.70
MS Dhoni (c)†c sub (R Vinay Kumar) b Khan6530-93216.66
Jacob Oram not out 00-00-
Extras(lb 1, w 3)4
TOTAL20 Ov (RR: 8.90)178/5
Fall of wickets: 1-22 (Matthew Hayden, 3.6 ov), 2-42 (Parthiv Patel, 6.3 ov), 3-83 (Suresh Raina, 11.6 ov), 4-178 (MS Dhoni, 19.5 ov), 5-178 (Michael Hussey, 19.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dale Steyn4040010.00116130
Zaheer Khan403839.50127100
3.6 to ML Hayden, Zaheer gets his man this time! lands that on the same full length outside off from round the wicket, Hayden makes room to swing it over the on side but gets a thick edge and the ball rolls onto the stumps. 22/1
19.5 to MS Dhoni, the slower ball, he makes room but fails to get the timing right as he scoops it to Chipli at deep extra cover. 178/4
19.6 to MEK Hussey, bowls another slower one and he pulls and the ball lands down Dravid's throat at deep midwicket. 178/5
Praveen Kumar402917.2581200
6.3 to PA Patel, Praveen gives him a bit of width outside off, Patel attempts a cheeky glide down to third man but ends up edging to Kallis at first slip who slides to his left and catches it. 42/2
Jacques Kallis403609.0042100
Balachandra Akhil403408.5091300
Royal Challengers Bangalore INNINGS (Target: 179 runs from 20 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bharat Chipli  b Gony811-1072.72
Wasim Jaffer c Oram b Amarnath5033-52151.51
Ross Taylor c Raina b Amarnath5334-33155.88
Jacques Kallis c †Dhoni b Joginder Sharma1410-20140.00
Mark Boucher c Hussey b Gony46-0066.66
Virat Kohli  b Morkel127-20171.42
Rahul Dravid (c)lbw b Gony01-000.00
Praveen Kumar run out (Joginder Sharma/Oram/†Dhoni)65-00120.00
Zaheer Khan run out (Raina/†Dhoni)86-10133.33
Balachandra Akhil not out 23-0066.66
Dale Steyn c Hussey b Joginder Sharma12-0050.00
Extras(lb 1, w 6)7
TOTAL19.4 Ov (RR: 8.38)165
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Bharat Chipli, 3.1 ov), 2-102 (Wasim Jaffer, 10.6 ov), 3-127 (Jacques Kallis, 14.1 ov), 4-132 (Ross Taylor, 15.1 ov), 5-142 (Mark Boucher, 16.2 ov), 6-143 (Rahul Dravid, 16.4 ov), 7-149 (Virat Kohli, 17.2 ov), 8-161 (Zaheer Khan, 18.5 ov), 9-162 (Praveen Kumar, 18.6 ov), 10-165 (Dale Steyn, 19.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jacob Oram402706.75102120
Manpreet Gony403438.50104100
3.1 to B Chipli, timber! Gony bowls that on a good length and the line is dead straight, Chipli makes room to cart that over the bowler's head but the ball shoots off the pitch and hits the top of middle stump. 13/1
16.2 to MV Boucher, he gets him this time! Boucher gets another thick top edge off a good length delivery and lobs it high to Hussey at third man who takes it inches off the rope. 142/5
16.4 to R Dravid, Gony gets one to angle inwards from off stump, Dravid shapes to flick but the ball strikes him in line of middle and leg, Tiffen thinks about it for ages before raising the finger. 143/6
Albie Morkel403819.5062230
17.2 to V Kohli, cartwheel! Morkel fires in an inswinging yorker, Kohli tries to swing across the line but is beaten for pace and the legstump goes for a toss and falls back by a few yards. 149/7
Palani Amarnath403829.5055000
10.6 to W Jaffer, Amarnath pitches it up outside off, Jaffer walks down and tries to cart that over long-off but Oram dives forward and takes the catch. 102/2
15.1 to LRPL Taylor, now does that turn things around! Amarnath pitches it up outside off and Taylor chips it on the up and finds Raina at cover who takes a sharp catch. 132/4
Joginder Sharma3.402727.3651110
14.1 to JH Kallis, he shuffles across his stumps and Joginder follows him by bowling it wide outside off, Kallis gets a thin edge to Dhoni and Joginder knows he's got him, he doesn't turn back for the confirmation. 127/3
19.4 to DW Steyn, that's four in four for the Superkings! Steyn scoops a low full toss high down to Hussey at long-on who dives forward and takes it low. All in the dugout rush onto the field and they gather for a huddle. 165/10
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MATCH DETAILS
M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore
TossChennai Super Kings, elected to bat first
Series
Season2007/08
Player Of The Match
Super Kings
MS Dhoni
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 days28 April 2008 - night (20-over match)
T20 debut
Bharat Chipli
Bharat Chipli
Umpires
West Indies
Billy Doctrove
Zimbabwe
Russell Tiffin
TV Umpire
India
Krishna Hariharan
Match Referee
India
Javagal Srinath
PointsChennai Super Kings 2, Royal Challengers Bangalore 0
MATCH NOTES
  • Chennai Super Kings innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 6.0 (Mandatory - 36 runs, 1 wicket)
  • Chennai Super Kings: 50 runs in 7.5 overs (47 balls), Extras 3
  • Chennai Super Kings: 100 runs in 14.4 overs (88 balls), Extras 3
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 31 balls (MEK Hussey 28, MS Dhoni 22, Ex 0)
  • Chennai Super Kings: 150 runs in 18.3 overs (111 balls), Extras 4
  • MS Dhoni: 50 off 24 balls (7 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Royal Challengers Bangalore innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 6.0 (Mandatory - 45 runs, 1 wicket)
  • Royal Challengers Bangalore: 50 runs in 6.4 overs (40 balls), Extras 3
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 26 balls (W Jaffer 20, LRPL Taylor 28, Ex 2)
  • Royal Challengers Bangalore: 100 runs in 10.5 overs (65 balls), Extras 5
  • W Jaffer: 50 off 32 balls (5 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • LRPL Taylor: 50 off 30 balls (3 x 4, 3 x 6)
  • Royal Challengers Bangalore: 150 runs in 17.3 overs (105 balls), Extras 6
RCB Innings
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Indian Premier League
TEAMMWLPTNRR
RR14113220.632
KXIP14104200.509
CSK148616-0.192
DC1476150.342
MI1477140.570
KKR146713-0.147
RCB144108-1.160
DC142124-0.467