Indian Premier League - 61st match

Kochi Tuskers Kerala v Rajasthan Royals

Kochi Tuskers Kerala won by 8 wickets (with 76 balls remaining)

1.1

Sreesanth to Fazal, no run, swinging in and Fazal tries to drive it through the on side, gets an inside edge onto the pads, thinks of a single but is sent back wisely

1.2

Sreesanth to Fazal, 1 leg bye, down the leg side, walks across to clip it fine, kisses the pads on the way to the keeper who fumbles and they sneak a leg bye

1.3

Sreesanth to Dravid, no run, fullish on the off, there is some movement away from the batsman in the air, defended firmly to extra cover

1.4

Sreesanth to Dravid, no run, short of a good length on the off, nips away just a bit, played towards point

1.5

Sreesanth to Dravid, 1 run, straying on the pads, clipped away towards deep square leg for a single

1.6

Sreesanth to Fazal, 1 run, back of a length outside off, tries to pull it square into the leg side, gets a thick inside edge

Rajasthan Royals 8/0   S Sreesanth 1-0-2-0

3.1

Sreesanth to Dravid, OUT, The openers have fallen in successive deliveries, lovely outswinger from Sreesanth, lands on a driving length and Dravid chases it, gets a thick edge and Owais Shah, standing at a widish slip, makes no mistake, taking a good low chance

R Dravid c Shah b Sreesanth 1 (4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 25.00

3.2

Sreesanth to Rahane, 2 runs, lands on a good length on middle, gets back and turns it away past square leg for a single

3.3

Sreesanth to Rahane, no run, goodish length on the off, a hint of away movement, defended towards cover

3.4

Sreesanth to Rahane, 1 run, gets forward and pushes it for a well-run single

3.5

Sreesanth to Watson, no run, short of a good length on the off, drops it on the off side, calls for a single but Rahane sends him back

3.6

Sreesanth to Watson, no run, shortish with a bit of away movement again, chopped wide of second slip

Rajasthan Royals 21/2   S Sreesanth 2-0-5-1

5.1

Sreesanth to Rahane, FOUR, Outstanding stuff, just a Laxmanesque flick, fetched it from outside off and whipped it through midwicket, raced away

5.2

Sreesanth to Rahane, OUT, Rajasthan in a bit of trouble, Rahane shuffled a little too much there, bowled it on a length and went on straight, Rahane tried to clip it to square leg, missed and was caught right in front

AM Rahane lbw b Sreesanth 8 (9b 1x4 0x6) SR: 88.88

5.3

Sreesanth to Menaria, no run, back of a length on the off, rocks back to knock it down

5.4

Sreesanth to Menaria, no run, nipped back in, goodish length and Menaria, who has it well covered, tries to play it into the off but gets a thick inside edge towards midwicket

5.5

Sreesanth to Menaria, no run, pitched up outside off, tries to caress it through cover, there was enough width to do it but mistimed it

5.6

Sreesanth to Menaria, SIX, lands in the stands, short of a good length and he launches into that one, width again and he stands tall to smash it over the extra cover boundary

Rajasthan Royals 32/3   S Sreesanth 3-0-15-2

17.1

Sreesanth to Tait, no run, targeting middle and off, Tait moves away and defends him to point

17.2

Sreesanth to Tait, 1 run, yorker and Tait just manages to squeeze it out towards deep point

17.3

Sreesanth to Doshi, no run, short of a good length on middle, nicely behind it and taps it to cover

17.4

Sreesanth to Doshi, no run, Doshi goes after that one this time, full outside off and he tries to smash it down the ground, no contact

17.5

Sreesanth to Doshi, no run, full toss on middle, pushed straight to extra cover

17.6

Sreesanth to Doshi, no run, with a slinging action this time, lands it on a length outside off, pushed straight to extra cover

Rajasthan Royals 92/9   S Sreesanth 4-0-16-2
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May 15, 2011

Parthiv Patel opens the face, Kochi Tuskers Kerala v Rajasthan Royals, IPL 2011, Indore, May 15, 2011

Parthiv Patel opens the face

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May 15, 2011

Brendon McCullum is bowled by Nayan Doshi, Kochi Tuskers Kerala v Rajasthan Royals, IPL 2011, Indore, May 15, 2011

Brendon McCullum is bowled by Nayan Doshi

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