IPL 2013: Delhi Daredevils vs Mumbai Indians- As it happened...



IPL 2013: Delhi Daredevils vs Mumbai Indians- As it happened... ====================================================================================
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Delhi Daredevils beat Mumbai Indians by 9 wickets.

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DELHI Over: 17 II Score: 165/1

Bumrah is into the attack now. Warner whips it to short fine leg and takes a quick single. Slower one this time to Sehwag who guides it to third man for a single. Bumrah bowls this wide outside stump and Warner can't get his bat to it. This one is down the leg side and he helps it to fine leg for a four. Single taken off the next ball. Sehwag smashes this to mid wicket for a four.

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DELHI Over: 16 II Score: 152/1

Malinga starts the over with a fantastic yorker but Sehwag somehow guides it to third man for a four. Takes this one on the full toss and hits it to long on for a single. Mahela gets another single off the next ball. Sehwag flicks this to fine leg for a single. Mahela is wrapped on the pads to a straight yorker and he walked even before the umpire raised his finger. David Warner is in the middle now. He gets a full toss first up and he plays it to mid off and completes a quick single.

Mahela Jayawardene lbw b Malinga 59(43)

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DELHI Over: 15 II Score: 144/0

Pollard is into the attack now. This one is short and Sehwag whacks it to long on for a single. Mahela gets another single to cover. Sehwag smacks this wide of mid off for a four. This time he gets an edge and the ball flies wide of the wicketkeeper for a four. Single off the last ball. Eleven runs off the over.

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DELHI Over: 14 II Score: 133/0

Sehwag runs the first ball of this over from Munaf for a single to third man. Beats Jayawardene who tried to flick this one on the leg side. Another one on the pads and Mahela pulls it to deep square leg for a four. Mahela flicks this one to long on for a single. Another single to end the over.

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DELHI Over: 13 II Score: 126/0

Harbhajan continues as Mahela nudges the first one to the leg side for a single. Sehwag carves the fourth ball of the over to square third man for a four. This one was slower and Sehwag played it in the same direction for another four. Sehwag pulls this one to long for a single.

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DELHI Over: 12 II Score: 114/0

Munaf Patel comes into the attack now as Mahela plays one on the leg side and takes a single. This one is short and Sehwag cuts it just short of Rohit at point and the batsmen take two runs. Another single to mid on. Mahela gets to his half century.

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DELHI Over: 11 II Score: 109/0

Malinga is back into the attack and Mahela drives it past mid off for a four. Slower ball this time and he dabs it to third man for a single. Sehwag digs out a yorker to long on and takes a single. Mahela plays a yorker straight back the bowler, no run taken. Another good yorker, Mahela digs it out, no run taken. Single taken off the last ball.

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DELHI Over: 10 II Score: 102/0

Sehwag smashes this one from Smith over mid off for a four. This one is whipped off the hips by Sehwag for a single. Mahela this time paddle sweeps the ball over fine leg boundary for a six. The batsmen content with singles now.

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DELHI Over: 9 II Score: 88/0

Mahela sweeps the first ball of the over from Harbhajan for a boundary. He gets one to point for a single. Sehwag gets another single this time. Mahela also gets a single now. The batsmen are not taking taking any risks against Harbhajan. Sehwag slams this to cover for a single.

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DELHI Over: 8 II Score: 80/0

Dwayne Smith is into the attack now. Beats Mahela outside off stump first up. This one is guided by Mahela to third man for a single. Sehwag is stunned by a beamer, umpire declares it a no ball. Sehwag plays this one on the off side, no run taken. Sehwag hits this one high and long over mid wicket boundary for a six. Sehwag gets to his fifty with a guide to third man for a single. Another single to Mahela off the last ball.

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DELHI Over: 7 II Score: 70/0

Harbhajan Singh into the attack now. Sehwag gets a single off the first ball towards the off side. Mahela reverse sweeps this one for a four. He gets a single off the next ball. Sehwag gets two runs off the next ball. Ten runs off the over.

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DELHI Over: 6 II Score: 60/0

Malinga comes back into the attack. Sehwag defends the first one to point, no run taken. Sehwag flicks this one from outside off stump to deep mid wicket for a four. Sehwag hits one to point, no run taken. Sehwag opened the face of his bat at the last moment ever so elegantly for a four to third man. A single off the next ball to fine leg. Last ball is defended back to the bowler.

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DELHI Over: 5 II Score: 51/0

Munaf Patel continues and Sehwag flicks him to deep mid wicket for a boundary. This one is on the pads again and Sehwag helps the ball to fine leg for another boundary. Another flick to deep square leg for a single. On the pads again and Mahela gets some bat on it and the ball races away for a boundary to fine leg. Another boundary this time towards deep mid wicket.

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DELHI Over: 4 II Score: 34/0

Bumrah continues and Sehwag hits the second one over covers for a four. Similar shot but this time he gets only two for it. This time he hits it straight over long on for a six. Single taken off the next ball. Mahela hits a four off the last ball.

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DELHI Over: 3 II Score: 17/0

Munaf Patel comes into the attack and Sehwag hits this one to short fine leg who dropped a low catch. Mahela gets a single to deep mid wicket off the next ball. Sehwag gets this one wide of fine leg for a boundary. Munaf strays on the pads again and Sehwag guides it to fine leg for a single.

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DELHI Over: 2 II Score: 10/0

Jasprit Bumrah to bowl the second over and he starts with a no ball. Free hit for Sehwag. Wide outside off stump and Sehwag can't get his bat to it. Sehwag hits this one to cover, no run taken. This one is guided to third man for a single. Mahela hits this over the infield and takes two runs. Mahela makes some room this time and hits it towards mid wicket for a four.

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DELHI Over: 1 II Score: 2/0

Virender Sehwag and Mahela Jayawardene walk out to start the innings for Delhi Dardevils. Lasith Malinga to bowl the first over. Mahela defends the first ball back to the bowler, no run taken. The second ball is played to point, no run taken again. Nice fielding effort stops Mahela from getting a single this time. Quick single taken to mid on this time. Sehwag drives one straight to cover, no run taken. Flicked to mid on for another single.

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MUMBAI Over: 20 II Score: 161/4

Ambati Rayudu is the new man. Roelof van der Merwe to bowl the last over as Pollard hits this high in the air to third man who drops an easy catch, the batsmen take two. Single off the next ball. Full this time and Rayudu gets a single. Another full toss and Pollard only manages a single. Rayudu makes room and drives to extra cover for a single. Pollard hits the last ball over long on fence for a six.

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MUMBAI Over: 19 II Score: 149/4

Umesh continues as Rohit gets a single off the first ball. The second one is short and Pollard pulls it with one hand to deep mid wicket for a boundary. This one is hit straight down the ground, didn't time it well but gets two runs for it. THis one is smashes to deep mid wicket for a single. Rohit plays a magical shot, whips this one from outside off stump to the mid wicket fence for another boundary. This one is full and Rohit mishits it and the ball is taken by the fielder at deep mid wicket.

Sharma c Andre Russell b Umesh Yadav 73(43)

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MUMBAI Over: 18 II Score: 135/3

Agarkar bowls a wide off the second ball. The third ball is hoiked by Rohit and is hit a long way towards deep mid wicket for a six. The next ball is similar in length but slower and Rohit misses it. The next one was quite wide outside off stump but the umpire does not signal a wide, Rohit is unhappy and has a word with the umpire. Another full toss and Rohit hits it over mid wicket fence for another six. This one is short and he gets a single to deep mid wicket.

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MUMBAI Over: 17 II Score: 120/3

Umesh Yadav into the attack, and Tendulkar makes room but can't get his bat to the ball. This one is even wider and Tendulkar this time got some bat to it and the ball went straight to the fielder at mid off who took a nice easy catch. Pollard is the new man.

Tendulkar c Warner b Umesh Yadav 54(47)

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MUMBAI Over: 16 II Score: 118/2

Ajit Agarkar comes into the attack now. Starts off with a slower ball that Sachin fails to read and ball goes to the wicketkeeper. This time he hits it to fine leg for two runs. This one is even better as he goes towards the off stump and paddle sweeps this one over the fine leg fence for a six. A single to fine leg this time. Rohit hits a full toss to long on for a single. Sachin hits it to deep mid wicket for a single.

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MUMBAI Over: 15 II Score: 107/2

Irfan Pathan comes into the attack now and Rohit slaps a length delivery to the vacant deep mid wicket boundary for a four. A single to third man off the next ball. Another attempted paddle sweep hits the pads as the batsmen take another single. Full toss and Rohit smashes it to sweeper cover for a boundary. Rohit hits this one in the air but the ball lands safely between long off and long on for a single. Another single off the last ball.

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MUMBAI Over: 14 II Score: 95/2

Roelof van der Merwe into the attack now as Tendulkar plays the second ball to long off for two runs. He blasts this one but straight to the man at extra cover. Swept to deep square leg for a single. Rohit smashes this one to the long on fence for a boundary. Single taken off the last ball.

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MUMBAI Over: 13 II Score: 87/2

Umesh Yadav into the attack now and Rohit hits the first ball in the air towards mid off but the ball beats the fielder and goes away for a boundary. This one is chipped in the air again but towards long on for two runs. Rohit hits this one straight down the ground and beats the fielder to get a single. Single off the next ball to third man. This one is wide down the leg side.
Sachin cuts ther next one straight to point. Sachin hits the next one straight to mid off and takes off for a single, a good effort from Warner in the field but Rohit was safely in.
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MUMBAI Over: 12 II Score: 74/2

Nadem into his final over as Tendulkar tries to work this on the leg side but the ball hits the pads and goes to the off side. Tendulkar hits the next one straight to Nadeem who drops it somehow. Single off the next ball. Rohit gets this one to long off for a single this time. Another attempted paddle sweep from Sachin but the ball hits the pads and the batsmen take a single. Rohit hits the next one to long off for a single. Four from the over.

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MUMBAI Over: 11 II Score: 70/2

Andre Russell is into the attack now and Tendulkar gets a single to deep mid wicket. Rohit plays the second ball along the ground to long on for a single. Sachin smacks this to deep mid wicket and the fielder there puts in a poor effort to send the ball to the boundary. Single off the next ball. Rohit flicks this one to mid on, no run taken. Full toss this time and Rohit deposits it in the mid wicket stands for a six.

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MUMBAI Over: 10 II Score: 53/2

Nadeem will continue as Rohit mishits the first one back to the bowler. FLicks the next ball towards mid wicket for a single. Tendulkar hits this one in the air towards long on but the ball lands well in front of the fielder there and the batsmen take another single. Rohit plays the paddle sweep this time for two runs to fine leg.

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MUMBAI Over: 10 II Score: 57/2

Roel of van der Merwe is back into the attack and Tendulkar gets a single off the first ball. Rohit gets this one to long on for another single. Tendulkar gets another single. Rohit Sharma walks out and smashes it over long on boundary for a six. Single taken off the last ball. Ten runs off the over.

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MUMBAI Over: 8 II Score: 43/2

Nadeem is back into the attack now as Rohit flicks the first one to mid wicket for a single. Nice bowling from Nadeem, not giving any room to Sachin to free his arms. This time Sachin paddle sweeps it wide of fine leg for a boundary. This one is flicked to mid wicket for a single. Rohit gets a single to long on off the next ball. Another flick to mid wicket gets Sachin a single.

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MUMBAI Over: 7 II Score: 35/2

Ajit Agarkar comes into the attack now. Rohit flicks the first one to deep mid wicket for a single. Tendulkar gets a single towards long on. Rohit dabs this one to point and takes a single. Tendulkar gets hold of a short one from Agarkar and he gets back and pulls it for a six over deep mid wicket.Another couple of runs off the last ball.
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MUMBAI Over: 6 II Score: 24/2

Umesh Yadav comes into the attack as Tendulkar hits the ball straight down the ground, but Umesh gets a hand to it and Karthik is found short on the non-striker's end. Rohit Sharma comes to the middle now. Tendulkar gets a single towards mid wicket. Rohit defends this one to cover, no run taken. Plays this one to mid off and Rohit wanted a run but was sent back by Tendulkar. Gets this one to third man for a single.

Dinesh Karthik run out (Umesh Yadav) 2(6)

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MUMBAI Over: 5 II Score: 22/1

Irfan Pathan into his third over now. Karthik guides the first ball to third man for a single. Tendulkar plays this one to fine leg and runs four off an overthrow. He defends this one back to Pathan. This time Tendulkar gets the ball past mid on for a boundary. Another quick single taken off the next ball. No run off the over.

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MUMBAI Over: 4 II Score: 12/1

R van der Merwe comes into the attack. Smith hits him lifts the first one to deep extra cover for a four. This time he tries a similar shot over mid off and the fielder there takes the catch on the rebound. Dinesh Karthik comes to the middle now and gets a single off the last ball off the over.

Dwayne Smith c Umesh Yadav b R van der Merwe 8(12)
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MUMBAI Over: 3 II Score: 7/0

Irfan Pathan starts his second over, nice line again, straight and defended back to the bower by Smith. This time he gets it away to long off for a single. Tendulkar comes down the pitch and drives it to cover, no run taken.This time Tendulkar was trying to play it on the leg side but the ball got the leading edge and went to covers, no run taken. Tendul;kar struggles to get Irfan away for runs.

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MUMBAI Over: 2 II Score: 6/0

Shahbaaz Nadeem will bowl from the other end. Tendulkar gets a single towards fine leg. This time he strays on the leg side and Smith plays him towards fine leg for another single. Another single for Tendulkar this time towards mid wicket. Four runs from the over.

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MUMBAI Over: 1 II Score: 2/0

Sachin Tendulkar and Dwayne Smith are in the middle for Mumbai. Irfan Pathan to start proceedings for Delhi. Smith gets a single off the second ball. Huge cheer as Tendulkar takes strike. He gets a single as well towards fine leg.Nice line from Irfan, outside the off stump of Smith. Just two runs off the first over.
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TOSS: Mumbai won the toss and elected to bat first.

Their confidence severely dented after suffering six consecutive defeats, a struggling Delhi Daredevils have no more room for errors and would desperately need a win against an inconsistent but star-studded Mumbai Indians here on Sunday to keep their outside chances alive in the ongoing IPL.

For the Daredevils, the table-toppers of the league phase last season, the end is approaching fast as they have arrived at a stage from where they have to win all their remaining matches.

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Delhi: David Warner, Virender Sehwag, Mahela Jayawardene(c), Venugopal Rao, Kedar Jadhav(w), Roelof van der Merwe, Irfan Pathan, Andre Russell, Ajit Agbarkar, Shahbaz Nadeem, Umesh Yadav

Mumbai: Sachin Tendulkar, Ricky Ponting(c), Dinesh Karthik(w), Rohit Sharma, Kieron Pollard, Ambati Rayudu, Dwayne Smith, Harbhajan Singh, Jasprit Bumrah, Lasith Malinga, Munaf Patel