Delhi vs Mumbai
Delhi win by 6 wickets
Mumbai lose their 4th game in a row, poor batting responsible again. Delhi win by 6 wickets, but they made high weather of a small target.
Over 18.5 - DD 126/4 (Jadhav 14, Pietersen 26)
A couple of singles to start the over, Jadhav then hits it through cover and point for a couple of runs. Four, it is all over as Jadhav hits the winning runs, Delhi win by 6 wickets.
Over 18 - DD 118/4 (Jadhav 7, Pietersen 25)
Malinga into his last over. He starts with an off cutter and KP clips it to midwicket for a single. Jadhav takes a single and KP then glances it to fine leg for a couple of runs. 6 runs from the over, 8 more needed from 12 balls.
Over 17 - DD 112/4 (Jadhav 5, Pietersen 21)
Zaheer Khan comes into the attack, a single brings Jadhav on strike. Four, Jadhav walks across and hits it on the leg side for four, poor ball from Khan. A couple of singles to end the over, 14 needed from 18 balls.
Over 16 - DD 105/4 (Jadhav 0, Pietersen 19)
Malinga comes back into the attack. WICKET! Mumbai pick up another wicket, is this going to be a low scoring thriller? Duminy slices the fuller ball to the substitute fielder who takes the catch. Dinesh Karthik walks out to bat, WICKET! Malinga strikes twice, Rayudu takes a good catch at short midwicket and Karthik is out. Good over for Mumbai.
Over 15 - DD 103/2 (Duminy 19, Pietersen 19)
Sharma into his second over, Duminy happy to take a single and brings KP on strike. Six, KP comes down the track and hits it over the top and out of the park for a six. Four more, KP slashes it through the covers for four. And four more, KP making an impact on this game, he hits it through long-on for four. A couple of singles to end the over, good over for Delhi who only need 23 more.
Over 14 - DD 86/2 (Duminy 17, Pietersen 4)
Ojha into his last over, five singles from the over. Delhi need 40 from 36 balls.
Over 13 - DD 81/2 (Duminy 15, Pietersen 2)
Rohit Sharma brings himself into the attack. A single to start the over and then WICKET! The captain picks up a wicket for Mumbai, Vijay goes for a slog and misses it completely. Rohit picks up a wicket. KP walks out to bat, one captain to another now. A couple of dots and then KP hits it to long leg for a couple of runs.
Over 12 - DD 78/1 (Duminy 13, Vijay 40)
Duminy takes a single from the first ball to square leg. Six, Vijay slog sweeps Ojha over the square leg boundary for a six. A couple of runs as Vijay drives it through the covers for a couple of runs. 11 runs from the over.
Over 11 - DD 67/1 (Duminy 11, Vijay 31)
Anderson comes back to bowl his second over, a couple of runs and then Vijay hits it straight down the ground for four, good shot. A couple of singles and then Vijay ends the over with another boundary. Good over for Delhi, 12 runs from it.
Over 10 - DD 55/1 (Duminy 10, Vijay 21)
Delhi need 77 from 11 overs, not a tough task with KP still to come. Harbhajan to start his last over, a couple of singles from the first two balls. Six runs from the over, Delhi progressing slowly.
Over 9 - DD 49/1 (Duminy 6, Vijay 19)
Ojha comes back into the attack, a couple of singles and then a couple of dots. Vijay flicks it through deep square leg for a couple of runs. Four runs from the over.
Over 8 - DD 45/1 (Duminy 5, Vijay 16)
Harbhajan runs in to bowl his third over. A single to start the over and then JP drills it through the covers for a couple of runs. A single and then Vijay hits the doosra through point for four. 9 runs from the over, the asking rate is 6.75 per over.
Over 7 - DD 36/1 (Duminy 2, Vijay 10)
Anderson comes into the attack. Three singles and then WICKET! de Kock goes out, the pressure creates a wicket. de Kock cuts it to Hussey at point who takes a good low catch. Duminy comes out to bat, a couple of runs to end the over.
Over 6 - DD 31/0 (De Kock 15, Vijay 8)
Another good over for Mumbai, Harbhajan gives away a leg bye from it. The required rate is 6.78 per over, still not high enough but a few good overs will change that.
Over 5 - DD 30/0 (De Kock 15, Vijay 8)
Malinga comes back into the attack, a single to start the over. A couple of runs because of a wide, and then all dots to end the over. Delhi need 96 from 15 overs.
Over 4 - DD 22/0 (De Kock 14, Vijay 8)
Four overs and four different bowlers for Mumbai, Bhajji comes in to bowl. A single to start the over, de Kock then backs away and hits it through the covers for four. de Kock then drills the ball through long-off for three runs, Pollard does well to cut it off. 8 runs from the over.
Over 3 - DD 14/0 (De Kock 7, Vijay 7)
Zaheer comes in to replace Malinga. Just a couple of singles from the over, good over from Zaheer.
Over 2 - DD 12/0 (De Kock 6, Vijay 6)
Ojha comes into the attack and Vijay hits the first ball through extra cover for four. A couple of dots and then a couple of singles. Six runs from the over, 12 from two.
Over 1 - DD 6/0 (De Kock 5, Vijay 1)
De Kock and Vijay open for Delhi, Malinga starts for Mumbai. A couple of dots and then de Kock takes a single. Harbhajan who left the field while batting in the 20th over is fine and standing at first slip. Vijay takes a single to bring de Kock back on strike. Four, de Kock hits the last ball of the over for four. Six from the first over.
Over 20 - MI 125/6 (Z Khan 0, Pollard 33)
A couple of dots to start the over, Parnell to bowl the last over. Harbhajan lifts it over the off side field for four. Six, Harbhajan tees off, and hits it over deep midwicket for a six. A leg bye and Harbhajan is going off the field, retired hurt. A single to end the over, Pollard ends on 33 not out and Mumbai finish on 125 for 6.
Over 19 - MI 113/6 (H Singh 0, Pollard 32)
Shami runs in to bowl the 19th over. A couple of singles and then a run out. WICKET! It should have been a single to deep midwicket but the decided to go for the second run and Gautam is well short of his ground. Four, Pollard hits it to the fine leg boundary, flicks the low full toss off his hips for four. Six, good end to the over for Mumbai, Pollard hits it straight down the ground for a big six.
Over 18 - MI 100/5 (C Gautam 21, Pollard 20)
A couple of dots and then Parnell bowls a no ball. Free hit and Pollard lofts it over mid-off for four. Three dots to end the over. Mumbai reach 100 in 18 overs.
Over 17 - MI 94/5 (C Gautam 17, Pollard 19)
Unadkat comes back to bowl his third over. A couple of singles to start the over, Gautam hits the next ball over extra cover for four, good shot from him. Four more, Gautam reverse flicks it for four to third man. Four more but this time it is leg byes, Gautam tries to get hold of this but only manages to pad it to fine leg for four.
Over 16 - MI 80/5 (C Gautam 8, Pollard 18)
Shami comes back into the attack, Gautam cuts it through the covers for a couple of runs. Three singles follow, no boundaries in the last three overs. Six, Pollard hits it out of the park, Pollard gets under it and hits it over long-on for a six. 11 runs from the over.
Over 15 - MI 69/5 (C Gautam 4, Pollard 11)
A single to start the over and then a dot. A couple of singles follow, Nadeem into his last over. Gautam comes down the wicket and hits it over the covers for three runs, a small misfield by de Kock on the boundary.
Over 14 - MI 63/5 (C Gautam 0, Pollard 9)
Four singles from the first four balls and then WICKET! Hussey goes out, Unadkat bowls him with a slower yorker. Mumbai sink further to 63 for 5.
Over 13 - MI 59/4 (Hussey 8, Pollard 7)
Shukla comes into the attack and Hussey pushes the first ball down the ground for a single. Three dots and then Pollard hits Shukla down the ground for four, fuller ball and Pollard gets under it and thumps it down the ground.
Over 12 - MI 54/4 (Hussey 7, Pollard 3)
Two singles and a wide from the over, Parnell finishes his third over. Mumbai are going at 4.5 runs per over.
Over 11 - MI 51/4 (Hussey 6, Pollard 2)
Hussey whips it into the leg side for a single and brings up Mumbai's 50. A few dots and then a single to end the over, just two from the over.
Over 10 - MI 49/4 (Hussey 5, Pollard 1)
Pollard comes out to bat and Mumbai need a partnership here, a couple of dots to start the Parnell over. Three singles from the over, Mumbai 49 from 10 overs.
Over 9 - MI 46/4 (Hussey 3)
Four singles from the first four balls of the over, Nadeem comes back into the attack to bowl his second over. WICKET! Rayudu goes out, Mumbai sink deeper, to 46 for 4 as Rayudu hits it in the air and Shukla at long-on takes the catch.
Over 8 - MI 42/3 (Rayudu 12, Hussey 1)
Duminy into the attack again, four singles from the first four balls. Just a single from the over and Mumbai are really struggling at 42 for 3 after 8 overs.
Over 7 - MI 41/3 (Rayudu 11, Hussey 1)
Unadkat comes into the attack after the power play. A couple of singles to start the over, and then WICKET! Anderson pulls it well, but straight to de Kock at deep midwicket. Another one goes down for Mumbai. Hussey finally comes out to bar, Mumbai need a good knock from him today. A couple of singles to end the over.
Over 6 - MI 37/2 (Rayudu 9, Anderson 12)
Shami shuffled back into the attack, a single to start the over. Anderson pulls Shami to the midwicket boundary for four, the short ball backfires. A single to end the over.
Over 5 - MI 31/2 (Rayudu 8, Anderson 7)
A single to start the over, Rayudu punches it through the point region for a couple of runs. Three singles from the next three balls and then Anderson sweeps the last ball of the over to the square leg boundary. 10 runs from the over, Mumbai 31 for 2.
Over 4 - MI 21/2 (Rayudu 4, Anderson 1)
Parnell starts with a wide, WICKET! Mumbai misery at the top continues, Tare hits it to deep midwicket and de Kock takes an easy catch. Rayudu comes out to bat, Hussey pushed down further. A couple of dots and then Rayudu flicks it to the fine leg boundary for four. 5 runs from the over, Mumbai 21 for 2.
Over 3 - MI 16/1 (Tare 8, Anderson 1)
Duminy comes in to bowl, a couple of singles from the over, Mumbai struggling for momentum in the power play again.
Over 2 - MI 14/1 (Tare 7, Anderson 0)
Shami runs in from the other end, Tare is late on the flick shot and ends up padding it for a leg bye. Another leg bye, and then WICKET! Rohit dabs it into the leg side and wants a quick single, its suicidal and Rohit is out. Anderson walks out to bat, Hussey held back. Four, Tare hits the next ball for four, over the short fine leg fielder. 7 runs from the over.
Over 1 - MI 7/0 (Tare 2, R Sharma 3)
Rohit and Tare walk out to the middle, Hussey pushed down the order. Rohit hits the first ball to midwicket for a single. Nadeem to start for Delhi, three singles in a row. A couple of wides as Tare tries to flick the ball but it goes down leg. Two more singles to end the over, 7 runs from it.
Mumbai are unchanged and Pietersen comes in to captain Delhi, Kedar Jadav comes in for Manoj Tiwary.
Mumbai win the toss and choose to bat first.
Hello and welcome to our over-by-over coverage of the Mumbai versus Delhi game. Mumbai have lost all their games so far and are searching for their first win. Delhi will be looking for a win too, they have lost 3 out of their 4 games.
- 27th Apr 2014
- Mumbai Indians won the toss and elected to bat.
- Sharjah CA Stadium, UAE
- A S Dar, V A Kulkarni
- TV Umpire
- A K Chaudhary
- Match Referee
- G F Labrooy
- Reserve Umpire
- K Bharatan
delhi BATTING CARD
|Q. de Kock||c Hussey b Anderson||16|
|M. Vijay||b Sharma||40|
|J.P. Duminy||c sub b Malinga||19|
|K.P. Pietersen||Not out||26|
|D.K. Karthik||c Rayudu b Malinga||2|
|K.M. Jadhav||Not out||14|
|Total||18.5 Overs||126 - 4|