Indian Premier League - 72nd match

Rajasthan Royals v Mumbai Indians

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

11.1

Pollard to Watson, 1 run, reaches out a a wide one and drags it down to mid off

11.2

Pollard to Binny, OUT, oh dear, Binny has managed to run himself out, he missed the work on the leg side and charged out for the single as the ball rolled off pad down the pitch, but barged straight into the huge frame of Pollard, by the time he turned around, Pollard had strode towards the ball, and it needed just a kick from him to roll onto the stumps, Binny was just short, with Pollard between him and the stumps

STR Binny run out 30 (17b 3x4 2x6) SR: 176.47

11.3

Pollard to Shah, no run, pushed softly to midwicket

11.4

Pollard to Shah, no run, slow length ball pushed in the same direction again

11.5

Pollard to Shah, no run, Pollard getting Mumbai back with a tight over, Shah can only tap this length ball towards point

11.6

Pollard to Shah, 1 run, finally manages to get the single with a push in front of point

Rajasthan Royals 85/3   KA Pollard 1-0-2-0

13.1

Pollard to Watson, SIX, that was going to go, slow offcutter wide outside off from Pollard, Watson fetched it with his massive reach and cracked it high over deep midwicket

13.2

Pollard to Watson, 1 wide

13.2

Pollard to Watson, 1 leg bye, angled in to the pad from wide of the crease, he cannot turn it away fine

13.3

Pollard to Shah, no run, Shah played a few of these strokes earlier this season, tries to swing a length ball from outside off behind square leg, takes it on the pad as he misses, Pollard finds that worth a shout, it hit Shah well outside off

13.4

Pollard to Shah, 1 wide, wide, too far wide outside the off stump and moving further away, Shah cannot reach it

13.4

Pollard to Shah, 1 run, mistimes a push for a single to long on

13.5

Pollard to Watson, FOUR, with fine leg up, Pollard delivers an offcutter down the pads, Watson easily swats it past the fielder

13.6

Pollard to Watson, OUT, Pollard has the big wicket, Watson tries to wallop this one over deep midwicket, it bounced from just back of a length, and Watson's front-foot heave comes down in wide long on's hands

SR Watson c Smith b Pollard 45 (36b 4x4 2x6) SR: 125.00

Rajasthan Royals 105/4   KA Pollard 2-0-15-1

15.1

Pollard to Menaria, 1 run, cuts one going across him outside off, to sweeper cover

15.2

Pollard to Shah, 1 wide, stands outside leg, Pollard follows him, Shah walks just inside the line, earns a wide

15.2

Pollard to Shah, 1 run, fetches it from well outside off and swings it behind square leg

15.3

Pollard to Menaria, 1 run, guides a back of a length ball to sweeper cover

15.4

Pollard to Shah, no run, stands a long way outside leg stump, Pollard delivers it on a length on leg stump, Shah cannot punch it past extra cover

15.5

Pollard to Shah, FOUR, Malinga has made a mess of this chance at deep square, again Shah picked it up from outside off and swung it over square leg, Malinga could not judge it as it came down, ended up having to dive as it approached him, put it down tamely in the end and it rolled into the rope

15.6

Pollard to Shah, SIX, this is what he has been looking to do, succeeds this time, Watson wallops them over deep midwicket, Shah swings them over deep square, from outside off, for six

Rajasthan Royals 120/4   KA Pollard 3-0-29-1
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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

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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

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