Symonds fires Deccan to victory
8 Apr 2010
Andrew Symonds’ 53 off 24 balls saw Deccan record a seven-wicket win over the Royal Challengers in the last over in Bangalore.
Jacques Kallis gave Bangalore a good start with a quick fire 68 while Indian batsman Virat Kohli’s 58 of 35 ball in the latter part of the innings asaw Bangalore finish on 184-6 off their allotted 20 overs.
M Mishra fell in the second over for Deccan but skipper Adam Gilchrist and TL Sulman kept Deccan’s chase alive with a 77-run partnership.
Andrew Symonds then came in and struck five fours and three sixes to surge the Chargers to victory with four balls to spare.
Royal Challengers Bangalore 184-6 (20 overs)
Jacques Kallis 68, Virat Kohli 58, Ryan Harris 2-37.
Deccan Chargers 186-3 (19.2 overs)
TL Suman 78*, Andrew Symonds 53*, Pravin Kumar 1-37.
Deccan Chargers win by 7 wickets
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