Watson, Morris lift Royals to playoffs

Rajasthan Royals v Knight Riders, IPL 2015, Mumbai
Opting to bat first in a must-win game against Kolkata Knight Riders, Rajasthan Royals had a bright start thanks to Shane Watson...© BCCI
© BCCIOpting to bat first in a must-win game against Kolkata Knight Riders, Rajasthan Royals had a bright start thanks to Shane Watson...
And Ajinkya Rahane, who added 80 for the first wicket© BCCI
© BCCIAnd Ajinkya Rahane, who added 80 for the first wicket
Rahane's run-out, effected by Azhar Mahmood, slowed Royals' momentum down© BCCI
© BCCIRahane's run-out, effected by Azhar Mahmood, slowed Royals' momentum down
Andre Russell dragged them back further with three crucial middle order wickets© BCCI
© BCCIAndre Russell dragged them back further with three crucial middle order wickets
Shane Watson, however, kept going at one end and his second T20 century propelled Royals to 199 for 6© BCCI
© BCCIShane Watson, however, kept going at one end and his second T20 century propelled Royals to 199 for 6
Knight Riders lost Gautam Gambhir early in the 200-run chase, and Robin Uthappa was also dismissed quickly© BCCI
© BCCIKnight Riders lost Gautam Gambhir early in the 200-run chase, and Robin Uthappa was also dismissed quickly
Yusuf Pathan stepped up, smashing runs in the company of Andre Russell to keep the chase moving along© BCCI
© BCCIYusuf Pathan stepped up, smashing runs in the company of Andre Russell to keep the chase moving along
Russell contributed 37 brisk runs to the 55-run, fourth-wicket partnership with Pathan, but their dismissals set Knight Riders back© BCCI
© BCCIRussell contributed 37 brisk runs to the 55-run, fourth-wicket partnership with Pathan, but their dismissals set Knight Riders back
Watson picked up two wickets in his four overs to go with his century© BCCI
© BCCIWatson picked up two wickets in his four overs to go with his century
But it was Chris Morris' four-wicket haul that shut the door on Knight Riders and helped propel Royals to the playoffs© BCCI
© BCCIBut it was Chris Morris' four-wicket haul that shut the door on Knight Riders and helped propel Royals to the playoffs

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  • Dummy4 on May 16, 2015, 19:59 GMT

    Well done Chris Tino Bro

    i like what u done today proud of u

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