Indian Premier League - 35th match

Royal Challengers Bangalore v Pune Warriors

Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 26 runs

9.4

Yuvraj Singh to de Villiers, 1 run, de Villiers gets off the mark by working the ball to leg

9.6

Yuvraj Singh to de Villiers, 1 run, well outside off, guided towards deep backward point for a single

Royal Challengers Bangalore 78/2   AB de Villiers 2* (2b)

10.1

Sharma to de Villiers, 1 run, length ball outside off, poked towards point for a single

10.5

Sharma to de Villiers, 1 run, length ball on off, de Villiers pushes it to cover from the crease

Royal Challengers Bangalore 83/2   AB de Villiers 4* (4b)

11.3

Kamran Khan to de Villiers, 1 run, shortish ball, 143.3kmh this time, de Villiers stands tall and glides the ball towards third man

11.5

Kamran Khan to de Villiers, no run, fullish ball, defended to the off side, a dot ball for Kamran

11.6

Kamran Khan to de Villiers, 1 run, ends the over by giving away a single, short of length and outside off, carved towards sweeper cover, Taylor fields

Royal Challengers Bangalore 94/2   AB de Villiers 6* (7b)

12.1

Yuvraj Singh to de Villiers, 2 runs, overpitched outside off, caressed towards sweeper cover by de Villiers

12.2

Yuvraj Singh to de Villiers, 1 run, throws this one up, de Villiers gets forward and dabs the ball to the off side for a single

12.4

Yuvraj Singh to de Villiers, 1 run, these not going for the big hits, de Villiers gets forward and drops the ball towards cover for a single

12.6

Yuvraj Singh to de Villiers, no run, length ball heading for leg, played inside-out towards cover, a dot ball to end the over

Royal Challengers Bangalore 100/2   AB de Villiers 10* (11b)

13.3

Ryder to de Villiers, 1 run

13.6

Ryder to de Villiers, 1 run, length ball outside off, pushed to cover and the batsmen zip through for a single, Ryder slips in a tidy over

Royal Challengers Bangalore 104/2   AB de Villiers 12* (13b)

14.1

Sharma to de Villiers, 1 run, batsman backs away and sends the ball towards deep point as Rahul returns for his final over

14.3

Sharma to de Villiers, 1 run, de Villiers sashays down the track, all for a single, on the pads and de Villiers punches it to long-on

Royal Challengers Bangalore 107/2   AB de Villiers 14* (15b)

15.5

Ryder to de Villiers, SIX, what a sight that is, de Villiers breaks the 100m barrier with a murderous hit over long-on, nearly on to the roof, a fullish ball from Ryder, nice and gentle pace, dismissed by de Villiers

15.6

Ryder to de Villiers, 1 run, a quiet end to the over, driven along the ground towards extra cover for a single

Royal Challengers Bangalore 134/2   AB de Villiers 21* (17b 1x6)

16.1

Thomas to de Villiers, FOUR, classy from AB, a length ball just outside off, Ab makes a bit of room and opesn the face to steer the ball to the third man boundary

16.2

Thomas to de Villiers, 1 run, lashed towards extra cover for a single

16.4

Thomas to de Villiers, OUT, end of AB de Villiers, and not the kind of delivery that usually gets a wicket, a hit-me full toss which de Villiers hits but not far enough, long-on is waiting

AB de Villiers c Sharma b Thomas 26 (20b 1x4 1x6) SR: 130.00

Royal Challengers Bangalore 140/3   AB de Villiers 26 (20b 1x4 1x6)
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Photos

Apr 29, 2011

Chris Gayle and Abhimanyu Mithun celebrate the fall of Mithun Manhas, Royal Challengers Bangalore v Pune Warriors, IPL 2011, Bangalore, April 29, 2011

Chris Gayle and Abhimanyu Mithun celebrate the fall of Mithun Manhas

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Apr 29, 2011

Yuvraj Singh lofts one straight down the ground, Royal Challengers Bangalore v Pune Warriors, IPL 2011, Bangalore, April 29, 2011

Yuvraj Singh lofts one straight down the ground

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