Indian Premier League - 60th match

Rajasthan Royals v Pune Warriors

Rajasthan Royals won by 45 runs

6.1

Mathews to Watson, 1 run, length ball from Mathews, edged towards gully by Watson

6.2

Mathews to Rahane, no run, length ball, Rahane looks to push that through off but is struck on the front as he misses

6.3

Mathews to Rahane, 1 run, a confident push towards mid-off for a single

6.4

Mathews to Watson, no run, another length ball, punched towards cover off the front foot by Watson

6.5

Mathews to Watson, no run, back of a length from Mathews, punched back to the bowler

6.6

Mathews to Watson, FOUR, shorter from Mathews, and well outside off, Watson doesn't care as he muscles that wide of long-on for four more

Rajasthan Royals 51/1   AD Mathews 1-0-6-0

8.1

Mathews to Rahane, no run, short of length ball outside off, stays a touch low, Rahane was looking to hammer that through the off, edges it, luckily for him not on to the stumps, Uthappa stops that to his left

8.2

Mathews to Rahane, no run, a yorker from Mathews is squeezed out towards cover

8.3

Mathews to Rahane, 2 runs, length ball just outside off, 'Two, two, two," called Rahane as he drove that towards Ganguly at deep midwicket

8.4

Mathews to Rahane, 2 runs, length again, heading for middle and off, played with very soft hands, the ball just rolls past the inner circle, giving Ganguly more work to do, the batsmen pinch two again, Ganguly doesn't collect the ball cleanly

8.5

Mathews to Rahane, 1 run, full and on the pads, driven along the ground towards long-on

8.6

Mathews to Watson, no run, full toss on off stump, whipped towards square leg by Watson

Rajasthan Royals 61/1   AD Mathews 2-0-11-0

13.1

Mathews to Rahane, 2 runs, Mathews returns as Pune continue to switch the bowling around, first ball is driven towards wide long-off, where there is another misfield, Majumdar this time, not for four though, gives away one extra run

13.2

Mathews to Rahane, 2 runs, worked towards midwicket, Rahane races back for two

13.3

Mathews to Rahane, 1 run, full toss on middle and off, 127kph, worked towards square leg by Rahane

13.4

Mathews to Watson, no run, low full toss from round the wicket, 130.6kph, thumped back towards the bowler

13.5

Mathews to Watson, FOUR, murder, Watson is unstoppable here, pitched up and just outside off, that is absolutely hammered by Watson towards long-off for four, serious power

13.6

Mathews to Watson, no run, Mathews switches to over the wicket, responds with a yorker that Watson can't put away, outside off and through to the keeper

Rajasthan Royals 118/1   AD Mathews 3-0-20-0

19.1

Mathews to Binny, 1 run, pitched up and that is drilled towards long-off for a single

19.2

Mathews to Rahane, OUT, the yorker from Mathews does the job, Rahane has no answer to that, he made room and was looking to carve it through the off, he misses and the ball thuds into the stumps, some spot-on yorkers from Pune today

AM Rahane b Mathews 61 (92m 47b 7x4 0x6) SR: 129.78

19.3

Mathews to Botha, FOUR, what a shot from Botha first up, a full toss around leg stump, reverse-paddled past short third man for four, ingenious

19.4

Mathews to Botha, 2 runs, full and on middle, driven towards long-on, not too well timed giving the batsmen time to take two

19.5

Mathews to Botha, 1 run, Mathews keeps it full, squeezed out towards extra cover for a single

19.6

Mathews to Binny, 1 run, Mathews is full once more, Binny tries to hammer it over long-on, but edges it just behind the stumps for a single

Rajasthan Royals 170/4   AD Mathews 4-0-29-1
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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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