Indian Premier League - 27th match

Royal Challengers Bangalore v Rajasthan Royals

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

5.1

Unadkat to Dravid, 1 run, length delivery outside off which Dravid wrists towards square leg for a single

5.2

Unadkat to Rahane, OUT, he has been done in by an excellent slower ball by Unadkat! Rahane sees length and comes forward to drive, but that was bowled at 118kph and he is too early into his shot, ends up slicing it towards point where Dilshan completes and easy catch

AM Rahane c Dilshan b Unadkat 14 (22m 13b 2x4 1x6) SR: 107.69

5.3

Unadkat to Binny, no run, fuller length delivery outside off, the batsman comes forward and pushes it towards cover point

5.4

Unadkat to Binny, no run, he bowls it back of length on the off stump line, the batsman stands tall and punches it to cover

5.5

Unadkat to Binny, FOUR, back of length delivery on off stump, there is only a little room available and Binny gets on his back foot and punches this one through the gap at cover point

5.6

Unadkat to Binny, 1 run, slower delivery on the stumps, the batsman is a bit early as he tries to whip it away to the leg side, ends up playing it towards square leg

Rajasthan Royals 31/2   JD Unadkat 1-0-6-1

7.1

Unadkat to Binny, FOUR, he cracks this length delivery through cover with some power! He made some room too as he played that one

7.2

Unadkat to Binny, 2 runs, gets a short ball as a response but Binny was ready for that, he waits on the back foot and ramps it to deep backward point for a couple

7.3

Unadkat to Binny, 1 run, another shortish delivery on off stump, he gets on top of the bounce and chops it towards gully for a single

7.4

Unadkat to Dravid, FOUR, finally Dravid gets hit timing right! It was slightly short of length on the off and middle stump and the batsman was quick to rock back and pull it past midwicket

7.5

Unadkat to Dravid, 1 run, back of length delivery on off stump, the batsman stays in the crease and nudges it towards the right of midwicket for a single

7.6

Unadkat to Binny, 1 run, here comes the slower delivery! The batsman dabs it towards point and calls for a quick single

Rajasthan Royals 47/2   JD Unadkat 2-0-19-1

11.1

Unadkat to Dravid, 1 run, goes on the back foot and tries to chip it in the air towards wide long-on, but ends up playing it down the ground without much timing. It goes to the long-on fielder on the bounce

11.2

Unadkat to Hodge, no run, goes on the back foot to a length ball and defends it towards off

11.3

Unadkat to Hodge, 1 run, stays in the crease and opens the face to run it down to third man for a single

11.4

Unadkat to Dravid, 1 run, he moves outside leg stump and crunches the length delivery to deep cover, just a single though

11.5

Unadkat to Hodge, no run, he gets a length delivery just outside off, but he doesn't get any timing with his cut shot, plays it straight to Gayle at point

11.6

Unadkat to Hodge, 1 run, takes a step down the pitch but the bowler bowls it slightly short. Hodge works it towards midwicket for a single

Rajasthan Royals 74/3   JD Unadkat 3-0-23-1

13.1

Unadkat to Hodge, 1 run, length delivery outside off, the batsman comes forward and drives it on the up to deep cover

13.2

Unadkat to Dravid, 1 run, he makes room to this length ball and drives it on the up to wide long-off

13.3

Unadkat to Hodge, 1 run, he bowls a fuller length outside off and draws an outside edge as the batsman comes forward to drive, straight to third man

13.4

Unadkat to Dravid, no run, that is an ugly attempt to pull by Dravid, but it was a slower delivery and he is beaten all ends up

13.5

Unadkat to Dravid, FOUR, gets a fuller delivery and he drives it powerfully down the ground, not much timing, but a lot of power in that. It splits the too fielders in the deep

13.6

Unadkat to Dravid, 2 runs, tries to slog a length delivery to the leg side, but again, doesn't get any timing. It trickles towards midwicket but as the fielders are deep, they come back for a couple

Rajasthan Royals 90/3   JD Unadkat 4-0-32-1
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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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