ICL 20-20 Indian Championship, 15th Match: Ahmedabad Rockets v Royal Bengal Tigers at Ahmedabad, Oct 22, 2008
Ahmedabad Rockets won by 10 wickets (with 48 balls remaining)
22 October 2008 - night match (20-over match)

Patel to Dasgupta, OUT, yorker length delivery on the off stump, Dasgupta, comes forward in a pre-meditated attempt to flick it away but is beaten all ends up as the ball crashes onto his off stump

D Dasgupta b Patel 11 (12b 2x4 0x6) SR: 91.66

Royal Bengal Tigers 31/1   HJH Marshall 16* (12b 1x4 1x6)   RB Patel 1.5-0-8-1

Patel to Jhunjhunwala, OUT, on a good length outside the off stump, Jhunjhunwala comes forward and pushes it to point and is quickly off the blocks but they don't reckon with Bhima Rao, who comes in and throws down the stumps with an accurate throw

HJH Marshall run out 20 (16b 1x4 1x6) SR: 125.00

Royal Bengal Tigers 37/2   AA Jhunjhunwala 2* (6b)   RB Patel 2.4-0-9-1

Streak to Jhunjhunwala, OUT, Streak strikes as Jhunjhunwala does nothing with the reprieve he got as he pulls it straight to midwicket this time and Martyn does no favours to him this time

AA Jhunjhunwala c Martyn b Streak 13 (21b 1x4 0x6) SR: 61.90

Royal Bengal Tigers 51/3   CD McMillan 3* (6b)   HH Streak 3-0-16-1

Sriram to McMillan, OUT, cleans McMillan up with an arm ball as he is looking to loft it away and the ball deflects of the thigh pad onto the middle stump

CD McMillan b Sriram 21 (25b 2x4 1x6) SR: 84.00

Royal Bengal Tigers 94/4   RS Gavaskar 14* (14b 1x4 1x6)   S Sriram 2.3-0-15-1

Bhima Rao to Gavaskar, OUT, beats him with a classical off-spinner as he is looking to loft it away on the leg side but is far down the track and is stumped

RS Gavaskar st †Campbell b Bhima Rao 15 (16b 1x4 1x6) SR: 93.75

Royal Bengal Tigers 98/5   AN Ahmed 3* (5b)   P Bhima Rao 0.4-0-2-1

Sriram to Ahmed, OUT, fuller on the off and middle, Nechim comes down the tracks and lofts it to long on, but is descending as Streak lunges forward and cups his hands in time to take the catch

AN Ahmed c Streak b Sriram 5 (8b 0x4 0x6) SR: 62.50

Royal Bengal Tigers 102/6   L Klusener 2* (2b)   S Sriram 3.3-0-19-2

Bhima Rao to Adams, OUT, fuller on the off stump, Adams lofts it down the throat of the long-on fielder

AR Adams c sub (A Tamrakar) b Bhima Rao 5 (3b 1x4 0x6) SR: 166.66

Royal Bengal Tigers 112/7   L Klusener 7* (6b 1x4)   P Bhima Rao 1.4-0-10-2

Kalia to Singh, OUT, fuller outside the off stump, Shibsagar looks to loft it across the line and lobs a simple catch to point

S Singh c Goodwin b Kalia 0 (2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Royal Bengal Tigers 127/8   L Klusener 18* (11b 2x4 1x6)   S Kalia 3.5-0-38-1

Bhima Rao to Chandana, OUT, bowls him with one turning in

UDU Chandana b Bhima Rao 0 (2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Royal Bengal Tigers 128/9   L Klusener 19* (12b 2x4 1x6)   P Bhima Rao 2.2-0-12-3

Bhima Rao to Klusener, OUT, fuller on the off stump, Klusener looks to loft it away but gets a top edge to point and Goodwin takes the catch

L Klusener c Goodwin b Bhima Rao 20 (14b 2x4 1x6) SR: 142.85

Royal Bengal Tigers 131/10   S Tarafdar 2* (2b)   P Bhima Rao 3-0-15-4





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Hours of play (local time) 19.30 start, First Session 19.30-20.50, Interval 20.50-21.10, Second Session 21.10-22.20

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