The IPL 2010 final, featuring MI vs CSK (Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings), that took place at Mumbai from 8:30pm, saw Chennai win by 22 runs.
Tendulkar-led Mumbai Indians (MI) topped the league stage of IPL 2010 all through, after defeating RCB (Bangalore) in the semis of IPL 2010, and reigned at the top of the IPL points table
all through the cricket tournament. Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings (CSK) huffed and huffed its way to the IPL 2010 finals, and the final match was a surprise comeback.
The most recent MI vs CSK
match in IPL 2010 resulted in CSK beating MI by 24 runs, and the MI vs CSK
match prior to that saw MI win by 5 wickets.
In the current match, Chennai Super Kings won the toss and elected to bat.
Here are the final scores:
Mumbai Indians: 146/9 (20 overs)
Shikhar Dhawan c Dhoni b Bollinger 0 (8b 0x4 0x6)
Sachin Tendulkar c M Vijay b Jakati 48 (45b 7x4 0x6)
Abhishek Nayar run out (Dhoni) 27 (26b 1x4 2x6)
Harbhajan Singh lbw Suresh Raina 1 (2b 0x4 0x6)
Ambati Rayudu run out (A Morkel) 21 (14b 1x4 1x6)
Saurabh Tiwary c Raina b Jakati 0 (2b 0x4 0x6)
JP Duminy c Jakati b Muralitharan 6 (7b 0x4 0x6)
Kieron Pollard c Hayden b A Morkel 27 (10b 3x4 2x6)
Zaheer Khan run out (Dhoni) 1 (3b 0x4 0x6)
Lasith Malinga (not out) 1 (1b 0x4 0x6)
Dilhara Fernando (not out) 2 (2b 0x4 0x6)
Chennai Super Kings: 168/5 (20 overs)
Murali Vijay c S Tiwary b Fernando 26 (19b 1x4 2x6)
Mathew Hayden c Rayudu b Pollard 17 (31b 1x4 1x6)
Suresh Raina (not out) 57 (35b 3x4 3x6)
S Badrinath c Malinga b Fernando 14 (11b 2x4 0x6)
MS Dhoni c Fernando b Zaheer 22 (15b 2x4 1x6)
Albie Morkel run out (Rayudu) 15 (6b 1x4 1x6)
Srikkanth Anirudha (not out) 6 (3b 1x4 0x6)