Indian Premier League - 27th match

Royal Challengers Bangalore v Rajasthan Royals

Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 7 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)

0.1

Rampaul to Watson, FOUR, bowls it short of length on the pads and all Watson has to do is flick it past the short fine leg fielder

0.2

Rampaul to Watson, no run, now he bowls length on the off and middle line, Watson gets solidly behind that and pushes it back to the bowler

0.3

Rampaul to Watson, no run, beats the batsman with a length delivery outside off. Watson stayed in the crease and tried to dab it to third man

0.4

Rampaul to Watson, 1 run, slightly short in length and that is enough for Watson to chop it past point firmly, the fielder there gets a finger to it to slow it down

Rajasthan Royals 5/0   SR Watson 5* (4b 1x4)

1.1

Singh to Watson, no run, bowls short of length on off stump, Watson stays in the crease and defends it solidly to the off side

1.2

Singh to Watson, no run, keeps it tight around off stump with a short of length delivery, defended to cover again

1.3

Singh to Watson, 1 run, another back of length delivery on the stumps, Watson pushes it towards mid-on with soft hands and calls for a quick single. Kohli hits the stumps, but Watson dives in

Rajasthan Royals 6/0   SR Watson 6* (7b 1x4)

2.1

Rampaul to Watson, no run, fuller length delivery on off stump, Watson drives it firmly with a slightly closed face, finds mid-on with that shot

2.2

Rampaul to Watson, OUT, caught at mid-off! It was another full length delivery on off stump and this time Watson goes straight with his shot, hits it really hard but doesn't get the elevation he would have liked. Murali Kartik times his jump to perfection and plucks it to give RCB the first boost

SR Watson c Kartik b Rampaul 6 (9m 9b 1x4 0x6) SR: 66.66

Rajasthan Royals 10/1   SR Watson 6 (9b 1x4)
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Photos

Apr 20, 2013

Shane Watson and Ajinkya Rahane celebrate Tillakaratne Dilshan's wicket, Royal Challengers Bangalore v Rajasthan Royals, IPL 2013, Bangalore, April 20, 2013

Shane Watson and Ajinkya Rahane celebrate Tillakaratne Dilshan's wicket

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Apr 20, 2013

Saurabh Tiwary goes over the top, Royal Challengers Bangalore v Rajasthan Royals, IPL 2013, Bangalore, April 20, 2013

Saurabh Tiwary goes over the top

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