Indian Premier League - 72nd match

Rajasthan Royals v Mumbai Indians

Mumbai Indians won by 10 wickets (with 12 balls remaining)

4.1

Malinga to Rahane, no run, pushes a length ball to point

4.2

Malinga to Rahane, 1 run, slow length ball outside off, he waits on it and guides it to third man

4.3

Malinga to Watson, no run, pushes forward to a pitched up ball, thick edge rolls to point

4.4

Malinga to Watson, 1 run, short and angled in, he shuffles and works it to short fine, Kulkarni cannot stop it cleanly

4.5

Malinga to Rahane, 1 run, slower one, pitched up outside off, he runs it to third man

4.6

Malinga to Watson, 2 runs, Watson tries to get tonk this straight pitched up delivery down the ground, has to reach out a bit, and that is why he does not time it well enough to reach the rope, Sachin runs from mid on and pulls it back

Rajasthan Royals 31/1   SL Malinga 1-0-5-0

6.1

Malinga to Watson, FOUR, shot! it was pitched up, but not quite full, not quite wide, Watson pushes forward, opens the face and drives it just to the left of mid off, who cannot stop it with a dive

6.2

Malinga to Watson, no run, pushes a length ball towards cover

6.3

Malinga to Watson, FOUR, flicked away, couple of bounces to the deep midwicket boundary, he is on the front foot to the fullish ball on off, reaches out a bit and times it over the infield wristily

6.4

Malinga to Watson, no run, short ball arrives now, Watson ducks

6.5

Malinga to Watson, no run, length ball ending just outside off, tapped to point

6.6

Malinga to Watson, 1 run, width available on this full delivery, Watson gets forward and thumps it straight to sweeper cover

Rajasthan Royals 40/2   SL Malinga 2-0-14-0

17.1

Malinga to Shah, 1 run, Malinga starts with a yorker right away, just outside off, Shah just manages to squeeze it down to third man

17.2

Malinga to Menaria, 1 run, opens up, probably expecting the yorker, it is a length ball on leg, though, and he adjusts to push it towards cover

17.3

Malinga to Shah, 1 run, pitched up delivery just outside off crashed off the front foot to sweeper cover

17.4

Malinga to Menaria, 1 no ball, there is the yorker, and there is the wicket, or is it, Menaria making some room just outside leg stump, Malinga finds leg stump with the yorker, Menaria's bat came down late, but he will survive, Malinga has overstepped, Menaria puts his gloves back

17.4

Malinga to Menaria, 1 run, digs out a yorker around off to long off

17.5

Malinga to Shah, 1 run, the slow length ball, pacy yorkers, slow length balls, too steep a difference, Shah guides it to third man

17.6

Malinga to Menaria, 1 run, another slow length ball, the yorker has to be on the batsman's mind against Malinga, Menaria recovers to awkwardly get it down to third man

Rajasthan Royals 143/4   SL Malinga 3-0-21-0

19.1

Malinga to Shah, 2 runs, carves a pitched up ball over point

19.2

Malinga to Shah, 2 runs, goes for the yorker on the stumps, not quite in the blockhole, Shah drills it in the air down the ground, long on fields and hits the stumps at the non-striker's, Yagnik has made it

19.3

Malinga to Shah, 1 run, how did he get bat down on that., it was in the blockhole, headed for middle, Shah is outside leg stump, and manages to run it to third man

19.4

Malinga to Yagnik, FOUR, fine flick, Malinga hurls it fullish outside leg stump, and Yagnik puts it away behind square

19.5

Malinga to Yagnik, OUT, he's got him with the slower one, Yagnik had made room outside leg stump, but was done in by the sudden fall in pace, only spooned it up high in the air, Malinga settled under it

DH Yagnik c & b Malinga 6 (3b 1x4 0x6) SR: 200.00

19.6

Malinga to Shah, 2 runs, Kulkarni has done well to stop this one at third man, it was a thick edge as Shah tried to swing it over square leg from outside off, Kulkarni almost overrran it as it bounced to his left and then turned across him, stopped it fine in the end

Rajasthan Royals 162/6   SL Malinga 4-0-32-1
Tournament Results
KKR v Super Kings at Chennai - May 27, 2012
KKR won by 5 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
Daredevils v Super Kings at Chennai - May 25, 2012
Super Kings won by 86 runs
Super Kings v Mum Indians at Bangalore - May 23, 2012
Super Kings won by 38 runs
Daredevils v KKR at Pune - May 22, 2012
KKR won by 18 runs
Royals v Mum Indians at Jaipur - May 20, 2012
Mum Indians won by 10 wickets (with 12 balls remaining)
Chargers v RCB at Hyderabad (Deccan) - May 20, 2012
Chargers won by 9 runs
More results »

Photos

May 20, 2012

Dhawal Kulkarni took 3 for 18 in his first game of the season, Rajasthan Royals v Mumbai Indians, IPL, Jaipur, May 20, 2012

Dhawal Kulkarni took 3 for 18 in his first game of the season

© AFP

May 20, 2012

Sachin Tendulkar cuts during his unbeaten 58, Rajasthan Royals v Mumbai Indians, IPL, Jaipur, May 20, 2012

Sachin Tendulkar cuts during his unbeaten 58

© AFP

All photos for this match