Delhi Daredevils clinch a thriller against Super Kings

DURBAN - Delhi Daredevils defeated last year's finalists Chennai Super Kings by nine runs in a thrilling encounter in the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Kingsmead here Thursday.



By (IANS)

Published: Thu 23 Apr 2009, 8:25 PM

Last updated: Thu 2 Apr 2015, 8:48 AM

Scoreboard



Gautam Gambhir c Dhoni b Balaji 0

Virender Sehwag c Morkel b Gony 6

AB de Villiers not out 105

Tillekratne Dilshan c Raina b Morkel 50

Dinesh Karthik c Flintoff b Balaji 18

Manoj Tiwary c Flintoff b Balaji 9

Daniel Vettori not out 0

Extras (w-1) 1

Total (for five wickets in 20 overs) 189

Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Gambhir, 0.1 overs), 2-8 (Sehwag, 1.6), 3-76 (Dilshan, 8.3), 4-114 (Karthik, 13.6), 5-188 (Tiwary, 19.5)

Bowling

Lakshmipathy Balaji 4-0-19-3

Manpreet Gony 4-0-45-1

Albie Morkel 4-0-41-1

Andrew Flintoff 4-0-50-0

Joginder Sharma 1-0-8-0

Muutiah Muralitharan 3-0-26-0

Chennai Super Kings innings (target: 190 runs from 20 overs)

Parthiv Patel c de Villiers b Sangwan 16

Matthew Hayden c Nannes b Sangwan 57

Suresh Raina c de Villiers b Sangwan 41

Mahendra Singh Dhoni c Karthik b Vettori 5

Andrew Flintoff c sub (Warner) b Nehra 16

Albie Morkel not out 13

Subramaniam Badrinath c sub (Warner) b Vettori 7

Manpreet Gony run out (Sehwag/Vettori) 6

Joginder Sharma run out (sub Warner) 4

Lakhsmipathy Balaji run out (Sangwan/Nannes) 0

Muttiah Muralitharan not out 0

Extras (lb-6, w-8, nb-1) 15

Total (for nine wickets in 20 overs) 180

Fall of wickets: 1-57 (Patel, 5.2 overs), 2-90 (Hayden, 7.6), 3-108 (Dhoni, 10.3), 4-139 (Raina, 14.1), 5-156 (Flintoff, 15.6), 6-168 (Badrinath, 18.3), 7-175 (Gony, 18.6), 8-179 (Joginder Sharma, 19.3), 9-179 (Balaji, 19.4)

Bowling

Derek Nannes 4-0-32-0

Ashish Nehra 4-0-33-1

Avishkar Salvi 3-0-41-0

Pradeep Sangwan 4-0-28-3

Daniel Vettori 4-0-29-2

Manoj Tiwary 1-0-11-0

Toss: Delhi Daredevils chose to bat first

Points: Delhi Daredevils 2, Chennai Super Kings 0

Player of the match: AB de Villiers (Delhi Daredevils)

Umpires: Billy Doctrove (West Indies) and Simon Taufel (Australia)

TV umpire: Shashank Ranade (India)

Match referee: Devdas Govindjee (South Africa)

Reserve umpire: Zed Ndamane (South Africa)


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