Indian Premier League - 31st match

Royal Challengers Bangalore v Pune Warriors

Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 130 runs

4.1

Marsh to Gayle, SIX, the first of many? Marsh bowls a length ball on middle and leg and he lofts through the line and clears long-on

4.2

Marsh to Gayle, SIX, goes the other way this time! This was wide outside off and he comes forward and scoops it over extra cover

4.3

Marsh to Gayle, FOUR, this was the slower ball and still wide outside off, Gayle stays back and moves his back leg across and awkwardly carves it over point

4.4

Marsh to Gayle, no run, swings across the line and he mistimes it to midwicket

4.5

Marsh to Gayle, SIX, they're coming! Marsh errs by bowling length again, that too a touch too wide outside off, Gayle lofts over the sightscreen

4.6

Marsh to Gayle, SIX, Gayle's on 50 already and it's a 28-run over! Marsh pitches it up and with a free swing Gayle takes him downtown, down to the sightscreen, 50 off 17 balls

Royal Challengers Bangalore 61/0   MR Marsh 1-0-28-0

12.1

Marsh to Gayle, 1 run, wide outside off and he slices it past the infield and the sweeper slides and cuts it off

12.2

Marsh to Dilshan, 1 run, Dilshan swings a bit too early and he mistimes it to the on side

12.3

Marsh to Gayle, no run, Gayle swings a bit too early too and misses it completely

12.4

Marsh to Gayle, 1 run, bowls this one shorter and he swivels and pulls to deep square leg

12.5

Marsh to Dilshan, 1 run, punches it to the off side

12.6

Marsh to Gayle, SIX, on the roof! Can we have the ball back please? Marsh bowls another short one, Gayle pulls and it goes into orbit over deep square leg

Royal Challengers Bangalore 161/0   MR Marsh 2-0-38-0

18.1

Marsh to Gayle, 1 run, drifts on the pads and he clips it down to fine leg

18.2

Marsh to de Villiers, FOUR, AB meanwhile's scorching it too, another low full toss, moves across and sweeps him down to deep square leg

18.3

Marsh to de Villiers, SIX, Audacious as ever! Another full toss and AB gets right across his stumps and scoops him over fine leg, he plays that shot better than anyone

18.4

Marsh to de Villiers, SIX, guess what...it's another six! Marsh bowls a length ball and AB gets on his knee and slogs him rows back over deep midwicket

18.5

Marsh to de Villiers, OUT, AB gives himself too much room, tries to clear long-off, has to stretch, gets a top edge and Manhas takes the catch behind point, 31 off 8 balls!

AB de Villiers c Manhas b Marsh 31 (12m 8b 3x4 3x6) SR: 387.50

18.6

Marsh to Gayle, 1 wide, this was a bouncer and the umpires aren't being generous, he will have to bowl that one again

18.6

Marsh to Gayle, 1 leg bye, tries to work it to the on side, ball brushes his body and rolls away

Royal Challengers Bangalore 253/3   MR Marsh 3-0-56-1
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Royals won by 4 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
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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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