MS Dhoni nullified Delhi Daredevils' early efforts with the ball to slam 58 off 35 deliveries and take his side to in the 64th match of the Indian Premier League 2013.
Delhi Daredevils had done well to keep the Chennai top-order from taking their bowlers apart, only for Dhoni to come towards the end of the innings and turn the game on its head.
Winning the toss and electing to bat, openers Murali Vijay and Michael Hussey gave Chennai another solid start. They were helped in the way by poor wicketkeeping from Kedar Jadhav who first dropped an easy chance to dismiss Vijay and was poor in collecting throws from the deep that could have led to run outs. The batting duo added 47 in the first six overs and looked set to provide
A video of Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar expressing displeasure over the practice pitch in Mumbai ahead of Ranji Trophy semi-final clash against Services.
Tendulkar cut short his net session after facing only four deliveries as the practice pitch provided by the host association was not up to the mark.
Services had allocated two practice pitches for the Mumbai team and Tendulkar was the first one to pad up and enter the first of the two nets.
While he negotiated the first three deliveries from young left-arm spinner Vishal Dabholkar with ease, the fourth delivery suddenly kept low and hit in the toe-region of Tendulkar's boot.