Lasith Malinga Inning at CPL – Video
By Sandakalum - Sat Sep 24, 7:27 pm
Sri Lankan fast bowler Lasith Malinga is expected to win matches by ball. But today playing for Mumbai India team in Champions League match against Chennai Super Kings in Chenni, Lasith Malinga pulled an unlikely win for Mumbai Indians.
Chenni Super kings had scored 159 runs in their 20 overs. During the reply Mumbi Indians were on 107 runs at the 15.3 over when they lost their last recognized batsman Keiron Pollard. The required run rate was close to 12 and Malinga joined the Mumbai Indian captain Harbhajan Singh. Malinga hit two clean straight sixes Shadab Jakarti which brought the confidence for the two batsman in the middle. Lasith Malinga’s little came with the bat , 37 runs not out in 18 balls, won the match for Mumbai Indians and the inning included three sixes and three boundaries. Lasith Malinga’s 37 runs in this inning is the highest score by a ninth batsman in CPL matches and it was his highest T20 score by Sri Lankan hero Lasith Malinga.
Earlier in the day, Lasith Malinga gave enough troubles to the Chennai Super Kings batsmen. He cleaned balled Murali Vijey with his tow crushing yorker, balling his second over of the inning. The first delivery to Suresh Raina broke Suresh Raina’s bat and Raina did not have any clue about the subsequent delivery. At the end Malinga’s balling performance read 1 for 29 in four overs.
Malinga and Harbhajan Singh had a partnership of 53 runs in 27 balls and Lasith Malinga was named Nokia Man of the Match. Following are the video highlights of the match and hope you will leave a comment.
Video 01 : Start of the Inning – Malinga balled first over of the inning and fourth over of the inning. In his first over he gave only one run and in the fourth over of the inning he balled Murali Vijey. You can also watch Malinga braking Suresh Raina’s bat in the same over.http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xlaavk
Chenni Super Kings – Batting continues …..http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xlabe5
Mumbai Indians Starts batting …..Go below if you only have time to watch Malinga’s cameo.http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xlacnr
OK Here is the one you want to watch. Keiron Pollard gets out at the over 15.1 and Lasith Malinga comes to bat. Watch the sensational finish of the match.http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xladd5
Presentation Ceremony : “I do not mind what ind of pitch I have to ball on. I strict to my basics” – Malinga.