Indian Premier League - 35th match

Royal Challengers Bangalore v Pune Warriors

Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 26 runs

1.2

Taylor to Dilshan, FOUR, cranks it up to 140kmh this time, a short of length ball outside off, Dilshan gets forward and carves that through the covers for four, nice way to get off the mark

1.3

Taylor to Dilshan, no run, good response from Taylor, similar length and the ball jags away from Dilshan who is left fiddling outside off, beaten

1.4

Taylor to Dilshan, no run, Taylor keeps it around 140kmh, Dilshan beaten outside off once more as Taylor gets the ball to curve away off the seam, past the outside edge once more

1.5

Taylor to Dilshan, no run, this one doesn't move away, holds its line, on offstump, defended

1.6

Taylor to Dilshan, no run, good over from Taylor, ends it with a sharp bouncer outside off, Dilshan lets it go, four dot balls after that boundary

Royal Challengers Bangalore 8/0   TM Dilshan 4* (5b 1x4)

3.1

Taylor to Dilshan, no run, short ball outside off, Dilshan goes for the cut and misses

3.2

Taylor to Dilshan, 2 runs, another short ball, Dilshan brings out the pull, top-edges and the ball goes up a mile, doesn't have the distance, spends an age in the air, Rahul Sharma sprints across from fine leg but the ball lands just wide of him

3.3

Taylor to Dilshan, 1 run, neatly done, on the pads and Dilshan glances it down to fine leg

3.5

Taylor to Dilshan, FOUR, smoked for a boundary, Dilshan anticipating that short one, powerfully and stylishly pulled for four by him, Bangalore in top gear here

3.6

Taylor to Dilshan, 1 run, a mix-up, but there's no run-out, Taylor responded to that dismissive shot from Dilshan with an accurate yorker, Dilshan squeezed it towards mid-on and set off for the run, Gayle wasn't responding initially, he does later and they are through safely for a single

Royal Challengers Bangalore 37/0   TM Dilshan 12* (10b 2x4)

4.1

Thomas to Dilshan, no run, overpitched outside off, mistimed towards cover by Dilshan

4.2

Thomas to Dilshan, no run, short of length ball outside off, Dilshan was through with the pull too early, he's hit on the right arm

4.3

Thomas to Dilshan, 1 run, Thomas keeps it full, punched towards mid-off by Dilshan

4.5

Thomas to Dilshan, 1 run, whacks it towards deep midwicket this time, just a single, quiet over this so far

Royal Challengers Bangalore 40/0   TM Dilshan 14* (14b 2x4)

5.1

Kamran Khan to Dilshan, 1 run, a full ball, worked towards wide mid-on for a single

Royal Challengers Bangalore 41/0   TM Dilshan 15* (15b 2x4)

6.1

Sharma to Dilshan, no run, starts with a length ball outside off, defended to the leg side

6.2

Sharma to Dilshan, no run, Dilshan backs away and looks to carve that over point but can't connect

6.3

Sharma to Dilshan, no run, once more, another attempted cut flies over the top edge, Dilshan is disappointed at missing out

6.4

Sharma to Dilshan, OUT, take a bow Sharma, he's got the breakthrough, Dilshan continues to hunt for the ball without success, it zips through quicker and goes straight on, beats the bat and finds the middle stump

TM Dilshan b Sharma 15 (19b 2x4 0x6) SR: 78.94

Royal Challengers Bangalore 57/1   TM Dilshan 15 (19b 2x4)
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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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