Indian Premier League - 31st match

Royal Challengers Bangalore v Pune Warriors

Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 130 runs

5.5

Unadkat to Smith, no run, pushes it down to cover point

5.6

Unadkat to Smith, 1 run, pushes it towards cover

Pune Warriors 43/4   SPD Smith 1* (2b)

6.1

Vinay Kumar to Smith, no run, stays back and he places it straight to Gayle at backward point

6.2

Vinay Kumar to Smith, 2 runs, this was short and Smith plays a forehand and flat-bats it to long-on

6.3

Vinay Kumar to Smith, 1 run, stays back and slices it down to third man for a single

Pune Warriors 46/4   SPD Smith 4* (5b)

7.1

Unadkat to Smith, FOUR, this was a Hit Me ball - full and wide outside off and he makes room and scoops it over mid-off

7.2

Unadkat to Smith, no run, goes for a big slog and he gets an inside edge that just misses the stumps

7.3

Unadkat to Smith, no run, gives him width outside off and he swings and gets an inside edge to the keeper

7.4

Unadkat to Smith, FOUR, this was dragged short and this time Smith swivels and connects really well, it goes scorching to deep midwicket

7.5

Unadkat to Smith, 1 run, cut towards point and Gayle - can he do anything wrong tonight - slides and cuts it off and nearly effects a direct hit at the batsman's end

Pune Warriors 55/4   SPD Smith 13* (10b 2x4)

8.1

Kartik to Smith, no run

8.2

Kartik to Smith, FOUR, drops it a fraction too short and he clubs it down to deep midwicket

8.3

Kartik to Smith, 1 run, tossed up and he pushes it towards long-on

8.6

Kartik to Smith, 1 run, pushes it towards extra cover and it's the Time Out

Pune Warriors 68/4   SPD Smith 19* (14b 3x4)

9.1

Vinay Kumar to Smith, 1 run, Vinay drags it a bit short and he swivels and pulls wide of midwicket

9.3

Vinay Kumar to Smith, FOUR, a bit too short this time and he fetches it from outside off and flat-bats it past midwicket

9.4

Vinay Kumar to Smith, 1 run, makes room to a length ball and cuts wide of backward point

9.6

Vinay Kumar to Smith, no run, slower ball and Marsh tries to smash this and gets an inside edge, the ball spins towards the keeper, Marsh heads back to the crease

Pune Warriors 76/4   SPD Smith 25* (18b 4x4)

10.2

Kartik to Smith, no run, mistimes it and drills it back down the pitch

10.3

Kartik to Smith, 1 wide, from over the wicket and he bowls it too wide outside off

10.3

Kartik to Smith, FOUR, he sweeps him this time and Unadkat slides at long leg and makes a mess of it, the ball rebounds off him and rolls to the rope

10.4

Kartik to Smith, 1 run, tossed up and he chips down the track and lofts him down to long-on

Pune Warriors 83/4   SPD Smith 30* (21b 5x4)

11.2

Vinay Kumar to Smith, 1 run, pitched up outside off and drilled down to long-off

11.5

Vinay Kumar to Smith, FOUR, swings across the line and he gets an inside edge to fine leg

11.6

Vinay Kumar to Smith, 1 run, stays beside the line and steers it towards sweeper cover

Pune Warriors 93/4   SPD Smith 36* (24b 6x4)

12.1

Unadkat to Smith, 2 runs, slightly short of a length and he pulls him wide of mid-on

12.2

Unadkat to Smith, 1 run, moves right across his stumps and the ball rolls towards the keeper, take a quick single

12.4

Unadkat to Smith, 1 run, goes back and across and mistimes the heave to long-on

12.6

Unadkat to Smith, 1 run, this was short and Smith plays a tennis forehand to long-on, Bishop says "15-love"

Pune Warriors 100/4   SPD Smith 41* (28b 6x4)

13.1

Rampaul to Smith, no run, slower delivery from Rampaul and he swings and misses

13.2

Rampaul to Smith, no run, follows it up with a yorker and the ball goes between Smith's legs

13.3

Rampaul to Smith, OUT, Smith tries to pull a length delivery over deep midwicket and he fails to clear the rope, Dilshan gets under it

SPD Smith c Dilshan b Rampaul 41 (33m 31b 6x4 0x6) SR: 132.25

Pune Warriors 100/5   SPD Smith 41 (31b 6x4)
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Photos

Apr 23, 2013

Chris Gayle signals the end of another batsman, Royal Challengers Bangalore v Pune Warriors, IPL, Bangalore, April 23, 2013

Chris Gayle signals the end of another batsman

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Apr 23, 2013

Chris Gayle gets the horse dance going after picking up a wicket, Royal Challengers Bangalore v Pune Warriors, IPL, Bangalore, April 23, 2013

Chris Gayle gets the horse dance going after picking up a wicket

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