Indian Premier League - IPL
Delhi DareDevils v Mumbai Indians at Delhi
DDD v MI, IPL Match 50, Delhi: Karthick guides Daredevils to 5 wicket win over Mumbai
May 24, 2008Dinesh Karthick blasted away to a fine half century and guided Delhi Daredevils to a five-wicket win over Mumbai Indians and kept his team's hopes of a semi-final berth alive in the IPL match played at Delhi
Chasing 177 runs to win, Karthick held his nerves to knock off the required eight runs in the last over of the match with a ball remaining.
Karthick finished unbeaten 56 off just 36 balls and his innings was studded with four hits to the three sixes while Ferveez Maharoof gave him good company and remained not out on 20. Both the batsmen added 49 runs for the sixth wicket. With this win, Daredevils can still hope for a semi-final berth and would keenly follow Mumbai Indians' next two matches. Delhi can reach the semis if Mumbai Indians lose any one of their remaining two matches.
DDD v MI, IPL Match 50, Delhi: Delhi DareDevils 179 for 5 in 19.5 ovs beat Mumbai Indians 176 for 8 in 20.0 ovs by 5 wickets
Delhi DareDevils v Mumbai Indians
ScoresDelhi DareDevils beat Mumbai Indians by 5 wickets
Mumbai Indians : 176 for 8 in 20.0 overs
Delhi DareDevils : 179 for 5 in 19.5 overs