Indian Premier League - 60th match

Rajasthan Royals v Pune Warriors

Rajasthan Royals won by 45 runs

14.4

Nehra to Hodge, no run, short of length ball on middle and off, defended to the off side by Hodge

14.5

Nehra to Hodge, 2 runs, pitched up, and this is a classic drive from Hodge, leans into it as he sends the ball towards sweeper cover

14.6

Nehra to Hodge, 1 run, short from Nehra, on leg stump, Hodge is cramped by that, drops the ball towards square leg and picks up a single

Rajasthan Royals 126/2   BJ Hodge 3* (3b)

15.1

Kartik to Hodge, 2 runs, driven towards long-on for a couple, might have been tight if the throw had been more accurate

15.2

Kartik to Hodge, 1 wide, down the leg side

15.2

Kartik to Hodge, 1 run, helped along to long-on for a comfortable single

15.5

Kartik to Hodge, no run, flighted on leg stump, helped to mid-on

15.6

Kartik to Hodge, 3 runs, on the pads, helped along towards a fine leg, Ganguly has plenty to do, batsmen have time to take three

Rajasthan Royals 136/2   BJ Hodge 9* (7b)

16.1

Sharma to Hodge, 1 run, Rahul drops it short, whipped towards midwicket

16.4

Sharma to Hodge, 1 run, pushed off the front foot towards cover for a single

16.6

Sharma to Hodge, 1 run, one more to long-off to end the over

Rajasthan Royals 145/2   BJ Hodge 12* (10b)

17.1

Kumar to Hodge, 1 run, full toss and that is whipped towards deep square leg for a single

17.6

Kumar to Hodge, 1 run, more powerfully hit this time from Hodge, making room and carving a length ball towards sweeper cover, can't get his placement right though, so he can't find the rope

Rajasthan Royals 156/2   BJ Hodge 14* (12b)

18.1

Nehra to Hodge, no run, full and that is clipped towards midwicket, Ganguly fields

18.2

Nehra to Hodge, OUT, overpitched and just outside leg, Hodge looks to thump that over the leg side but can only send it as far as Ganguly as midwicket

BJ Hodge c Ganguly b Nehra 14 (19m 14b 0x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

Rajasthan Royals 156/3   BJ Hodge 14 (14b)
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May 13, 2012

Ajit Chandila picked up 4 for 13, Rajasthan Royals v Pune Warriors, IPL, Jaipur, May 13, 2012

Ajit Chandila picked up 4 for 13

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May 13, 2012

Ajit Chandila is ecstatic after claiming Robin Uthappa for his hat-trick, Rajasthan Royals v Pune Warriors, IPL, Jaipur, May 13, 2012

Ajit Chandila is ecstatic after claiming Robin Uthappa for his hat-trick

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