Indian Premier League - 66th match

Mumbai Indians v Rajasthan Royals

Rajasthan Royals won by 10 wickets (with 41 balls remaining)

1.1

Watson to Tendulkar, 1 leg bye, on the legstump line and its off the pads for a leg bye to fine leg, Warney is on the mic directing some traffic

1.2

Watson to Suman, FOUR, just a touch outside off this time and full. Suman goes for the drive, it goes aerial over the inner ring and through the covers for four

1.3

Watson to Suman, OUT, early breakthrough for RR. That one was straighter from Watson and Suman looks to flick away through mid-wicket. He did everything right except the "through" part of the shot and fed it down Menaria's throat. Easy catch in the end and Warney could be heard on the mic saying "yeah."

TL Suman c Menaria b Watson 5 (6b 1x4 0x6) SR: 83.33

1.4

Watson to Rayudu, no run, good length and just outsife off, Rayudu defends and Warney says "Well bowled," He says the IPl has broken down barriers in world cricket

1.5

Watson to Rayudu, no run, well bowled Watto, as Warney says. Back of a length and cuts back in sharply, Rayudu gets an inside edge onto the pads.

1.6

Watson to Rayudu, no run, pulled to midwicket, not with the same disastrous result as Suman's shot. Good over from Watto.

Mumbai Indians 7/1   SR Watson 1-0-4-1

3.1

Watson to Tendulkar, 1 leg bye, drifting into the pad and helped on its way to fine leg

3.2

Watson to Rayudu, no run, just outside off this time, Rayudu looks to steer to third man, but pushes it to slip

3.3

Watson to Rayudu, no run, banged in short and Rayudu pulls too early and misses

3.4

Watson to Rayudu, 1 run, played off the backfoot to midwicket

3.5

Watson to Tendulkar, 1 run, nicely played, whipped off the toes to fine leg and Botha has to run around quickly to cut it off on the boundary, good timing on that shot

3.6

Watson to Rayudu, OUT, a touch slower and Rayudu tries to drive through mid off but gets a leading edge and the ball lobs up in the air, just over the inner ring. Super catch from Ross Taylor running backwards and to his left from his position in the covers.

AT Rayudu c Taylor b Watson 2 (8b 0x4 0x6) SR: 25.00

Mumbai Indians 17/2   SR Watson 2-0-6-2

5.1

Watson to Sharma, no run, short and a bit of width outside off, Rohit plays a nothing shot, flashing and hanging his bat out

5.2

Watson to Sharma, 1 run, on target, decent length and Sharma is on the drive, he gets a thick edge down to third man

5.3

Watson to Tendulkar, no run, drifting into the pads and turned to mid-wicket

5.4

Watson to Tendulkar, 1 run, short of a length and angling in, worked off the backfoot to mid on

5.5

Watson to Sharma, no run, nipping back in, Shrama gets behind the line and defends

5.6

Watson to Sharma, FOUR, and a boundary comes finally. Picked up and dispatched over mid-wicket. Sharma did that with such ease and it was only just short of going all the way, bounced a touch inside.

Mumbai Indians 26/2   SR Watson 3-0-12-2

17.1

Watson to Pollard, 1 run, good yorker from Watson, Pollard has to get his bat down quickly to squeeze that out to third man

17.2

Watson to Sharma, 2 runs, short ball and Sharma brings out the upper cut. It's a good looking shot but Trivedi is better and he slides across to cut off two

17.3

Watson to Sharma, 2 wides, too far down the leg side, Sharma thought of the pull but it was too far for him to reach

17.3

Watson to Pollard, 1 run, short ball, pulled to deep mid wicket

17.4

Watson to Sharma, 1 run, smart from Watto, he can see Sharma backing away and he keeps it full and outside off to Sharma has to reach for it and he is just able to get it to point

17.5

Watson to Pollard, no run, now the bouncer, Pollard wants to lull but Watto is too good for him

17.6

Watson to Pollard, OUT, and too good indeed. Now he's got him. Watto goes fuller and Pollard looks to drive He gets an inside edge and drags the ball onto middle stump

KA Pollard b Watson 20 (18b 2x4 0x6) SR: 111.11

Mumbai Indians 118/4   SR Watson 4-0-19-3
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May 20, 2011

Shane Warne bows out of the game after sharing an emotional moment with Elizabeth Hurley, Mumbai Indians v Rajasthan Royals, IPL 2011, Mumbai, May 20, 2011

Shane Warne bows out of the game after sharing an emotional moment with Elizabeth Hurley

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May 20, 2011

Shane Watson pulls with clinical control, Mumbai Indians v Rajasthan Royals, IPL 2011, Mumbai, May 20, 2011

Shane Watson pulls with clinical control

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