Indian Premier League - 31st match

Royal Challengers Bangalore v Pune Warriors

Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 130 runs

0.1

Kumar to Gayle, no run, drifts towards the pads and he gently clips it straight to midwicket

0.2

Kumar to Gayle, no run, that's a beauty! Beats him outside off, just a hint of away movement, Gayle prods forward

0.3

Kumar to Gayle, 1 run, off the mark with a gentle push towards mid-off, good away swing, doesn't hit it too hard

0.4

Kumar to Dilshan, 2 runs, nicely punched away wide of mid-on where Yuvraj slides, just beats the bowler and mid-off runs across and slides and cuts it off

0.5

Kumar to Dilshan, no run, this one straightens outside off and left alone

0.6

Kumar to Dilshan, no run, big inswing for Kumar and Dilshan thuds it down towards mid-off, well timed

Royal Challengers Bangalore 3/0   B Kumar 1-0-3-0

2.1

Kumar to Dilshan, no run, this too was full and wide outside off and he drags it and gets an inside edge

2.2

Kumar to Dilshan, no run, stays behind it and pushes it to the off side

2.3

Kumar to Dilshan, no run, just a touch wide and he stays back and pushes it to the off side

2.4

Kumar to Dilshan, no run, doesn't give him much room and he thumps it straight to cover, quiet over so far

2.5

Kumar to Dilshan, FOUR, cheeky stuff from Dilshan and very clever indeed, it was a low full toss outside off and Dilshan moves across quickly, bends and scoops it towards fine leg

2.6

Kumar to Dilshan, no run, tries another audacious shot but doesn't succeed, the reverse scoop this time but he fails to make contact

Royal Challengers Bangalore 28/0   B Kumar 2-0-7-0

5.1

Kumar to Dilshan, no run, meaty straight drive but Kumar gets his boot in the way

5.2

Kumar to Dilshan, no run, a touch full and wide outside off and he pushes it to cover

5.3

Kumar to Dilshan, no run, all quiet here? Fullish and wide outside off and pushed straight to backward point

5.4

Kumar to Dilshan, no run, good over so far! This was the bouncer and Dilshan backed away in the last minute

5.5

Kumar to Dilshan, 1 wide, another bouncer but this was high enough to be penalised

5.5

Kumar to Dilshan, no run, full outside off and he pushes it straight to mid-off

5.6

Kumar to Dilshan, no run, 28 off the last over and not a single run off the bat in this over, tries to smash this past mid-off but can't get it past him

Royal Challengers Bangalore 62/0   B Kumar 3-0-8-0

17.1

Kumar to Gayle, FOUR, Gayle overtakes McCullum's record of 158! This is the highest ever individual score in T20! This was short and he swiveled and puled it wide of deep miwicket

17.2

Kumar to Gayle, 1 run, slower delivery and he cuts wide of point

17.3

Kumar to de Villiers, FOUR, fires that full and wide outside off and he makes room and crashes it wide of extra cover, Ishwar Pandey dives and misfields, oh well

17.4

Kumar to de Villiers, 1 run, tries to go over midwicket but mistimes it to long-on

17.5

Kumar to Gayle, FOUR, Kumar fires that one full outside off and Gayle stays at the crease and thrashes that to long-off, goes scorching to the rope

17.6

Kumar to Gayle, 1 run, this was short and wide and he nearly lost his balance as he chopped it wide of point

Royal Challengers Bangalore 234/2   B Kumar 4-0-23-0
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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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