CHENNAI - - The ninth day (April 16) of the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL season 4) 2011 ended up with two great victories by Chennai Super Kings and Kings XI Punjab against Deccan Chargers and Royal Challengers respectively.
Paul Valthaty’s all round performance led Kings XI Punjab to an eight wicket victory against Deccan Chargers. He took four wickets and scored blazing 75 off just 47 balls. Adam Gilchrist also played a vital knock of 61 runs off 46 balls. Both of them provided 136 runs stand for their team.
In the first match of the day Chennai Super King’s opener Michale Hussey played a key knock of unbeaten 83off 56 balls. His innings was the core performance that led Chennai to a much needed victory; which is the second one in three matches they played.