Quotes: MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Chennai Super Kings rule Mumbai Indians  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Khaleej Times - 11/05/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!



(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) One-down batsman rayudu whose previous highest score this season was 48 made 59 with four sixes and two fours in 43 balls before he was out in the 19th over.

a match-winning knock of 57 runs off 51 balls by dwayne smith aided by ravichandran ashwin’s three for 30 helped chennai super kings defeat defending champions mumbai indians by four wickets at the wankhede stadium on saturday.

set a target of 158 super kings made 160 for six with three balls to spare. earlier ambati rayudu notched up his first half century of the season as mumbai indians battled their way to 157 for 6.

one-down batsman rayudu whose previous highest score this season was 48 made 59 with four sixes and two fours in 43 balls before he was out in the 19th over.

rayudu’s stand of 61 in 54 balls with opener lendl simmons (38) playing his first game after being inducted into the squad in place of injured jalaj saxena and replacing ben dunk in the eleven laid the platform after the early loss of opener chidambaram gautam for 9 in the third over.

towards the end left-hander corey anderson (18 not out) and aditya tare (9) put on 28 runs in 12 balls to give the total some respectability after mumbai were asked to bat first. mumbai made a decent start despite losing opener gautam cheaply. the home team scored on 42 for 1 in the powerplay period of six overs.

simmons carted fellow west indian samuel badree for two sixes over in the sixth over.

but mumbai scoring rate slumped later as they could add only 12 runs in the next three overs. the hosts accounted for 33 dot balls in the first nine overs at the end of which the score read 54 for 1. it became 57 for 1 after 10 overs.

rayudu escaped being caught when mithun manhas made a mess of a chance at deep extra cover off ravindra jadeja and then celebrated it by slog-sweeping the left-arm spinner for a six over midwicket.

the 18th over bowled by ashwin his last was dramatic as it produced two wickets — of mumbai skipper rohit and kieron pollard — in four balls besides a six over long on by rayudu.

rohit and pollard were both caught in deep mid wicket by suresh raina to help ashwin finish with 3-30. rayudu fell the next over off mohit and mumbai were struggling at 129 for 5.


 


Khaleej Times




  MENA News Headlines
 Dec 19 2014 - Iraq to defer war reparations to Kuwait for a year, says UNThe Peninsula
(MENAFN - The Peninsula)  Iraq can delay payment of a final $4.6bn in war reparations for its 1990 invasion of Kuwait because of the difficulties it faces in battling the Islamic State insurgency, ...

 Dec 19 2014 - Qatar- Leaders attend National Day paradeThe Peninsula
(MENAFN - The Peninsula)  Patriotic fervour was at its zenith as the Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani and the Father Emir H H Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani walked into the crowds and ...

 Dec 19 2014 - First Qatari reaches South Pole, hoists flag to mark National DayThe Peninsula
(MENAFN - The Peninsula)  Reach Out To Asia (ROTA) Ambassador Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Thani became the first Qatari to reach the South Pole, where he hoisted a flag to commemorate National ...

 Dec 19 2014 - Kellogg outbids Abraaj for third time in race for Egypt's BiscoThe Peninsula
(MENAFN - The Peninsula)   Breakfast cereal maker Kellogg Co has again raised its bid for Egyptian snack maker Bisco Misr, outbidding private equity group Abraaj for the third time and snatching the ...

 Dec 19 2014 - Impossible for Saudi to reduce oil output: MinisterThe Peninsula
(MENAFN - The Peninsula)  Leading Opec producer Saudi Arabia said yesterday that competitive pressures prevent it from reducing output, and the kingdom can weather plunging oil prices.Oil Minister ...

 Dec 19 2014 - Qatar- Tower rents to face pressure on new supplyThe Peninsula
(MENAFN - The Peninsula)  Qatar's office and residential rental markets remained strong during the third quarter of 2014 (Q3, 14). Offices recorded high rates across locations, with robust demand at ...

 Dec 19 2014 - Oil resumes slide after brief rebound on short-coveringThe Peninsula
(MENAFN - The Peninsula)  Global crude prices fell again yesterday, a day after a short-covering rally, as traders placed new bets that the market would resume a six-month rout on worries about a ...

 Dec 19 2014 - Algeria, France to enhance security cooperationKuwait News Agency (KUNA)
(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA))  Algerian Minister of Interior and Local Governments Tayeb Belaiz met his French counterpart Bernard Cazeneuve here on Thursday to discuss security ...

 Dec 19 2014 - Arab telecom. ministers wrap up 18th session in CairoKuwait News Agency (KUNA)
(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA))  Arab Telecommunications and Information Council of Ministers on Thursday welcomed a request that the Algerian city of Constantine, 2015 Capital of Arab Culture, ...

 Dec 19 2014 - ISIL senior leadership killed in airstrikes - PentagonKuwait News Agency (KUNA)
(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA))  The Pentagon revealed Thursday that "multiple senior and mid-level leaders" in ISIL have been killed by the US-led coalition's airstrikes since mid-November."We ...

more...


 






Google

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Islamic Finance News
Private Equity News

How-To Guides
Technology Section

Travel Section

Search News

Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help