Indian Premier League 2016, Match 17: Delhi Daredevils vs Mumbai Indians — As it happened...
Zaheer-led DD defended 264 runs to beat Mumbai.
New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils bowlers bowled their heart out to defeat Mumbai at their home ground.
Mumbai Indians Innings
Over 20 || Score 154/7 (Hardik 2, Southee 1)
Chris Morris to bowl the last over. Hardik Pandya took a single off the first ball. Next ball was launched for a six by Rohit towards long on. Rohit run out! 4th ball, Harbhajan trapped in front of the wicket. 5th ball, Single from Southee's willow. Last ball, Pandya took a single. And with that Delhi Daredevils beat Mumbai Indians by ten runs.
Over 19 || Score 144/5 (Rohit 58)
Skipper Zaheer to bowl the penultimate over of the match. From the first ball came a double. Next ball, a wide down the leg side. Pressure on the bowler. Single from the 2nd ball. 3rd ball, no run. From the fifth came a massive six from Pollard's willow. Pollard out off the last ball. Mumbai need 21 runs off 6 balls.
Over 18 || Score 133/4 (Rohit 57, Pollard 10)
Chris Morris to bowl the over. Three runs came from the first three balls. The came three more runs from the next two deliveries. Off the last came a much needed boundary from Rohit's willow. Mumbai need 32 runs off 12 balls.
Over 17 || Score 123/4 (Rohit 50, Pollard 8)
Mishra to bowl his 4th over. Rohit completed his fifty with the help of a single. Another economical over by the leggie. Mumbai need 42 runs off 18 balls.
Over 16 || Score 118/4 (Rohit 49, Pollard 5)
Tahir to bowl his last over. Superb over by the experienced campaigner as he conceded mere four in it. Mumbai need 47 runs off 24 balls.
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Over 15 || Score 114/4 (Rohit 47, Pollard 3)
Mishra with his third over. The leggie trapped big hitter Buttler in front of the wicket. Pollard has walked into the middle. Five runs came from the over. Mumbai need 51 runs off 30 balls.
JC Buttler lbw b Mishra 2 (6b)
Over 14 || Score 109/3 (Rohit 45, Buttler 2)
Morris is back into the attack. Buttler opened his account with a single. Five runs from the over. Mumbai need 56 runs off 36 balls.
Over 13 || Score 104/3 (Rohit 42, Buttler 0)
Zaheer to bowl his third. First ball was dispatched towards mid-off by Pandya to get his fourth boundary. Krunal run out! Jos Buttler is the new man in.
KH Pandya run out 36 (17b)
Over 12 || Score 98/2 (Rohit 41, Krunal 31)
Tahir with his 3rd over. Krunal is looking in a hurry to finish off the game in no time. He first hit the leggie for a six off the 2nd ball and then for a boundary to put the bowler under immense pressure. 14 came from the over.
Over 11 || Score 84/2 (Rohit 40, Krunal 18)
Mohammed Shami back to bowl his 2nd spell. Krunal once again played an elegant cut shot to get another boundary. Still the seamer leaked mere six from the over.
Over 10 || Score 78/2 (Rohit 39, Krunal 13)
Tahir to continue. Krunal played a late cut off the fifth ball to get his first boundary. Eight runs came from the over.
Over 9 || Score 70/2 (Rohit 37, Krunal 7)
Mishra gave Delhi a timely breakthrough as he sent Rayudu back to the pavilion. Krunal Pandya has come to the middle and hit the leggie straightaway for a six over mid-wicket.
Over 8 || Score 60/1 (Rohit 35, Rayudu 24)
Another leggie as Imran Tahir has been introduced into the attack. And he also started off well by conceding mere three runs in his opening over.
Over 7 || Score 57/1 (Rohit 34, Rayudu 22)
Leg spinner Amit Mishra into the attack for the firs time. Super over first up as he gave mere five in it. But DD need wickets here to put Mumbai under any kind of pressure.
Over 6 || Score 52/1 (Rohit 31, Rayudu 20)
Zaheer is back to bowl his 2nd over. Five came in the over as Mumbai crossed the 50-run mark. Mumbai have an upper hand in the match so far.
Over 5 || Score 47/1 (Rohit 29, Rayudu 17)
Chris Morris has come to bowl his opening over. Rayudu dropped by Duminy at first slip, it was a tough chance. Excellent over to start with, mere two came in it.
Over 4 || Score 45/1 (Rohit 28, Rayudu 16)
Shami to continue. Rohit is dealing in boundaries at the moment. In the 2nd ball, he played an exclusive cover drive to hit his 6th boundary. Off the fifth came a lucky boundary towards fine leg from Rayudu's willow. He then placed the last ball towards mid-wicket for yet another four. Bowler conceded 13 from the over.
Over 3 || Score 32/1 (Rohit 23, Rayudu 8)
First bowling change! Pawan Negi has come into the attack. Expensive first over by the left-arm spinner as Mumbai collected four boundaries (Rohit 3, Rayudu 1) in it.
Over 2 || Score 13/1 (Rohit 8, Rayudu 4)
Mohammed Shami to bowl the over. Parthiv run out! Iyer accurate throw from deep square leg forced Pathiv to go back to the pavilion. Ambati Rayudu is the new man in. Five from the over and a wicket.
Over 1 || Score 8/0 (Rohit 8, Parthiv 0)
Skipper Zaheer Khan is set to start the bowling proceedings for DD, while, Rohit Sharma and Parthiv Patel have come to open the innings for Mumbai. Rohit hit two boundaries in the over to collect eight from it.
Delhi Daredevils Innings
Over 20 || Score 164/4 (Duminy 49, Negi 10)
Bumrah to the last over of the innings. Single from the first. Then came a boundary off the next from Negi's willow towards mid-wicket region. Single came off the third ball. Six off the fifth ball as Duminy chipped the ball over fine leg. Last ball, Duminy Out! Hold on. it's a no ball, as it was over waist height. Two came off the last legitimate ball. DD put up a challenging total of 164 on board.
Over 19 || Score 148/4 (Duminy 42, Negi 2)
McClenaghan to bowl the penultimate over of the innings. Four runs came from the first four balls. Then came another single off the next. Last ball, double came from Negi's willow. Seven from the over.
Over 18 || Score 141/4 (Duminy 39, Negi 1)
Bumrah to continue. Duminy hit a boundary off the first ball. Negi is also capable of hitting some big shots. Excellent running between the wickets by both the batsmen. The pacer conceded 11 from the over.
Over 17 || Score 130/4 (Duminy 30, Negi 0)
McClenaghan with his 3rd over. Samson smacked the 2nd for a six over long on. Off the next ball, Samson's fine knock came to an end. Duminy then hit a boundary to collect 12 from the over.
SV Samson c Southee b McClenaghan 60 (48b)
Over 16 || Score 118/3 (Samson 54, Duminy 25)
Bumrah back to bowl his 2nd over. Another decent over by the pacer as he gave just eight runs at this juncture of the match.
Over 15 || Score 110/3 (Samson 52, Duminy 19)
Southee is back into the attack. Samson took a single off the first ball to complete his fifty. Decent over by the New Zealand seamer as he gave just seven runs.
Over 14 || Score 103/3 (Samson 49, Duminy 16)
Pollard to bowl his first over. And Duminy charged him straightaway for a six over long on. DD have crossed the 100-run mark as the bowler leaked 11 runs.
Over 13 || Score 92/3 (Samson 45, Duminy 9)
Krunal with his last over. Samson hit another boundary off the 4th ball to reach 44 run-mark. Eight runs came in the over.
Over 12 || Score 70/3 (Samson 39, Duminy 7)
Bhajji to continue. Samson took the charge in the over and hit the premier offie for a six and a boundary to collect 14 from the over. DD need few more such overs to put up a challenging total in front of MI.
Over 11 || Score 70/3 (Samson 26, Duminy 6)
Krunal Pandya with his third over. He has giving no room to the batsmen to free their arms. Five from the over.
Over 10 || Score 65/3 (Samson 23, Duminy 4)
Jean-P Duminy and Sanju Samson are in the middle. Spinners -- Harbhajan and Krunal -- are bowling in tandem at the moment. 11 runs have come in the last two overs.
Over 8 || Score 54/3 (Samson 17)
Harbhajan Singh picked up his first wicket in his opening over as he got the better of new man Karun Nair. DD is in deep trouble now.
KK Nair c Southee b Harbhajan Singh 5 (5b)
Over 7 || Score 48/2 (Samson 16)
Now it's time for Hardik Pandya bowl his opening over. Off the third ball came a boundary from Iyer's willow. But the bowler has the last laugh as he sent Iyer to the pavilion of the last ball.
SS Iyer c Rayudu b HH Pandya 19 (20b)
Over 6 || Score 41/1 (Iyer 18, Samson 10)
Krunal Pandya has been introduced into the attack to bowl the sixth over of the innings. Tight over first up by the left arm spinner as he gave mere six runs from it.
Over 4 || Score 28/1 (Iyer 14, Samson 2)
Iyer has broken the shackles as he hit McClenaghan for a a boundary and six to collect 12 from the 4th over.
Over 2 || Score 11/1 (Iyer 2)
McClenaghan gave Mumbai their first breakthrough in the form of De Kock. Poor start for Delhi. Young talent Sanju Samson has come to the middle.
Q de Kock c HH Pandya b McClenaghan 9 (7b)
Toss and team news
Rohit Sharma won the toss and opted to bowl first.
No changes for MI from the last match, while Imran Tahir comes in place of Carlos Brathwaite for DD.
DD XI: Q de Kock, S Iyer, S Samson, K Nair, JP Duminy, P Negi, C Morris, Z Khan, A Mishra, M Shami, I Tahir
MI XI: RG Sharma, P Patel, A Rayudu, J Buttler, K Pollard, H Pandya, K Pandya, H Singh, J Bumrah, M McClenaghan, T Southee
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