Indian Premier League - 28th match

Rajasthan Royals v Kochi Tuskers Kerala

Rajasthan Royals won by 8 wickets (with 35 balls remaining)

4.1

Botha to Jayawardene, OUT, amidthe talk about whether he's worth the big money, Botha strikes first ball, getting the massive wicket of Jayawardene, it was pitching on middle and going on with the angle, Jayawardene moved across and wanted to play it towards fine leg, it takes the thigh pad and rolls on to the stumps, a trifle unlucky there the batsman, hit the bottom of the thigh pad

DPMD Jayawardene b Botha 13 (13b 2x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

4.2

Botha to Hodge, 1 run, Hodge gets off the mark by tucking the ball to leg

4.3

Botha to Patel, no run, Parthiv slaps this one towards cover

4.4

Botha to Patel, no run, bit of width, Parthiv rocks back and slashes it towards backward point

4.5

Botha to Patel, no run, once more Parthiv gives backward point fielding practice

4.6

Botha to Patel, no run, Parthiv gets forward and looks to defend, the ball bounces more than he expects and he takes his bottom hand off the bat as he plays to control the ball

Kochi Tuskers Kerala 29/2   J Botha 1-0-1-1

6.1

Botha to Hodge, 1 run, whipped off the pads past midwicket, the call is for two, but the batsman realise there isn't time to come back for the second

6.2

Botha to Patel, no run, that one skids on, gets the inside-edge as Parthiv looks to defend and runs away towards leg slip

6.3

Botha to Patel, FOUR, ugly but effective from Parthiv, swiped from outside off past a diving midwicket for four, there was no one in the deep in that area and Parthiv capitalised

6.4

Botha to Patel, 1 run, punched towards deep point for a single

6.5

Botha to Hodge, no run, length ball on the pads, punched past the bowler, some confusion where to go for the run before they decide not to

6.6

Botha to Hodge, 1 wide, down the leg side

6.6

Botha to Hodge, 1 run, once again on the pads, nudged behind square leg for a single

Kochi Tuskers Kerala 40/2   J Botha 2-0-9-1

8.1

Botha to Patel, no run, watchful forward defense from Parthiv

8.2

Botha to Patel, no run, massive appeal from Botha, might have hit outside off, as Parthiv looked to defend

8.3

Botha to Patel, 2 runs, launched over the bowler's head by Parthiv, once again the ball doesn't go all the way, Trivedi runs around from long-off

8.4

Botha to Patel, 1 run, heaved towards midwicket by Parthiv off the back foot

8.5

Botha to Jadeja, 1 run, full and outside off, eased towards mid-off

8.6

Botha to Patel, 1 run, thumped down to long-on for a single

Kochi Tuskers Kerala 47/3   J Botha 3-0-14-1

13.1

Botha to Jadeja, no run, length ball outside off, inside-edged on to the pads

13.2

Botha to Jadeja, 1 run, length ball just outside off, eased towards long-off for a single

13.3

Botha to Patel, 1 run, just outside off, dabbed towards short third man and a quick single is sprinted

13.4

Botha to Jadeja, 1 run, full and fired into the pads, driven towards the mid-on

13.5

Botha to Patel, 1 run, whips the ball towards short fine for a single

13.6

Botha to Jadeja, 1 run, on the pads, once more the batsman tucks it wide of short fine for a single, end of a good effort from Botha

Kochi Tuskers Kerala 79/3   J Botha 4-0-19-1
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Apr 24, 2011

Shane Watson and Rahul Dravid added 71 together, Rajasthan Royals v Kochi Tuskers Kerala, IPL 2011, Jaipur, April 24, 2011

Shane Watson and Rahul Dravid added 71 together

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Apr 24, 2011

Shane Warne sends back another batsman, Rajasthan Royals v Kochi Tuskers Kerala, IPL 2011, Jaipur, April 24, 2011

Shane Warne sends back another batsman

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