Indian Premier League - 56th match

Kings XI Punjab v Rajasthan Royals

Kings XI Punjab won by 41 runs

Toss: Rajasthan have decided to field

Teams: Shane Warne gets a rest and Watson leads Rajasthan today. Interestingly they've decided to go with only three overseas players. Younis Khan gets his first game and his Pakistan team-mate Akmal gets in too. Mahesh Rawat, the reserve wicketkeeper, is in the XI too.

Punjab have given Mahela Jayawardene a rest and brought in Luke Pomersbach. Wilkin Mota gets a chance too.

Kings XI Punjab: 1 Shaun Marsh, 2 James Hopes, 3 Kumar Sangakkara (wk), 4 Yuvraj Singh (capt), 5 Luke Pomersbach, 6 Irfan Pathan, 7 Piyush Chawla, 8 Ramesh Powar, 9 Wilkin Mota, 10 VRV Singh, 11 Sreesanth.

Rajasthan Royals: 1 Niraj Patel, 2 Kamran Akmal, 3 Younis Khan, 4 Mohammad Kaif, 5 Yusuf Pathan, 6 Shane Watson (capt), 7 Mahesh Rawat (wk), 8 Dinesh Salunkhe, 9 Siddharth Trivedi, 10 Pankaj Singh, 11 Munaf Patel

Hello and welcome to Cricinfo's live coverage of the 56th match of the IPL. It's the top-of-the-table clash and, though it won't affect the semi-final line-up, neither will want to go into the big games with a defeat under their belt. By the way I'm Siddhartha Vaidyanathan and will be joined by Raghav on scoring. Mathew will be on bulletin.

0.1

MM Patel to Marsh, no run, one slip in place, angling away from the left-hander, some bounce early on, lets it go

0.2

MM Patel to Marsh, 1 run, short of a length, not that much bounce this time, tapped to the off side and they take off

a wide slip for Hopes

0.3

MM Patel to Hopes, no run, slightly wide this time, he tries to cut but it bounces a bit higher

0.4

MM Patel to Hopes, no run, and this keeps a bit low, waits for it and pats it back towards mid-on

0.5

MM Patel to Hopes, FOUR, that's sliding on the pads and he's flicked effortlessly, fast outfield and that's raced away behind square for four

Dheeraj has a funny one: "It sure has been the cliche of the tournament that the teams led by the icons have not fared well. It would be fitting to have a button on the IPL web site that says "Click on icon to lose".

0.6

MM Patel to Hopes, no run, that's left him a shade, pushing tentatively, beats the outside edge

End of over 1 (5 runs) Kings XI Punjab 5/0 (RR: 5.00)
JR Hopes    4* (4b 1x4)      MM Patel    1-0-5-0
SE Marsh    1* (2b)     

Watson to share the new ball

1.1

Watson to Marsh, no run, swings in well into the let-hander, Marsh set up for the big drive but that comes back and cramps him for room, thick inside edge back to the bowler

1.2

Watson to Marsh, no run, slightly wide of off, some swing again but not as much, pushed to mid-off

1.3

Watson to Marsh, FOUR, that's a scorcher, full and outside off, rips that out of the screws and gets the gap, not much feet movement but when you can time it so well ...

1.4

Watson to Marsh, no run, slightly fuller, looks for the cut but that's too close to his body, tapped to the off side

1.5

Watson to Marsh, no run, some good inswing again, shapes into the batsman, he can't get the timing right, appeal for lbw but that pitched outside leg

1.6

Watson to Marsh, FOUR, too wide and he's latched on, spanked through point for another four, that's a screamer too, this is Marsh-land

End of over 2 (8 runs) Kings XI Punjab 13/0 (RR: 6.50)
SE Marsh    9* (8b 2x4)      SR Watson    1-0-8-0
JR Hopes    4* (4b 1x4)      MM Patel    1-0-5-0

Feedbackers asking if Punjab fielding five overseas players. Mota, by the way, is from Mumbai.

2.1

MM Patel to Hopes, FOUR, short and pulled away hard, through midwicket, he was quick to get onto that

2.2

MM Patel to Hopes, 1 run, pushed to the covers, back of a length this time and not so short

2.3

MM Patel to Marsh, 1 wide, down the leg side, no need to touch that one

2.3

MM Patel to Marsh, no run, fluently timed but straight to the fielder, full ball that's punched to mid-off

2.4

MM Patel to Marsh, SIX, that's whistled over the bowler's head, full and he's taken a small stride forward and smacked it straight over for four, what a follow-through, that's soared towards the sight-screens

2.5

MM Patel to Marsh, no run, pushed confidently back to the bowler, good stop from Munaf

2.6

MM Patel to Marsh, no run, gives himself a bit of room, tapes towards gully

End of over 3 (12 runs) Kings XI Punjab 25/0 (RR: 8.33)
SE Marsh    15* (12b 2x4 1x6)      MM Patel    2-0-17-0
JR Hopes    9* (6b 2x4)      SR Watson    1-0-8-0

3.1

Watson to Hopes, 1 run, pushed to cover and they take off, think of two but decide against it

3.2

Watson to Marsh, FOUR, that's a stunner, short and angling away from the left-hander, he stands tall and pulls with Caribbean flourish, that was struck so hard that it nearly carried all the way over midwicket for six, what a shot

3.3

Watson to Marsh, FOUR, short and cut away savagely, sensational hitting this, clean and no slogging at all, Western Australia taking the attack to Queensland here, could have easily been the Ford Mutual Cup.

3.4

Watson to Marsh, no run, checked his shot there, full and punched to cover

Tanvir has been rested. Maybe to keep him fresh for the semi-final.

By the way, the four took Marsh to 500 runs in the tournament.

3.5

Watson to Marsh, 1 leg bye, on the pads and he goes for the flick, they manage a leg bye

3.6

Watson to Hopes, no run, drives hard but good diving stop by the cover fielder

End of over 4 (10 runs) Kings XI Punjab 35/0 (RR: 8.75)
JR Hopes    10* (8b 2x4)      SR Watson    2-0-17-0
SE Marsh    23* (16b 4x4 1x6)      MM Patel    2-0-17-0

Pankaj Singh is on.

4.1

Pankaj Singh to Marsh, 1 run, short of a length, he tries to rock back and drive but can't beat the field

4.2

Pankaj Singh to Hopes, no run, not much bounce again, came on too slowly, he thought it was short enough for a pull but is foxed by that one

4.3

Pankaj Singh to Hopes, no run, punched to cover off the back foot

4.4

Pankaj Singh to Hopes, FOUR, one-handed flay there, backs away and crashes that over point for four, the top-hand came off but that was racing away

4.5

Pankaj Singh to Hopes, no run, pushed to mid-on, they think of a run but that would have been too reckless

4.6

Pankaj Singh to Hopes, 1 run, slow one again, pushed to midwicket for a quick one

End of over 5 (6 runs) Kings XI Punjab 41/0 (RR: 8.20)
JR Hopes    15* (13b 3x4)      Pankaj Singh    1-0-6-0
SE Marsh    24* (17b 4x4 1x6)      SR Watson    2-0-17-0

5.1

Watson to Hopes, 1 run, yorker length, 137kph, pushed the low full toss to midwicket and they hurry through

5.2

Watson to Marsh, no run, straight this time, pushed to point, not much room to play with there

5.3

Watson to Marsh, FOUR, as hard as it gets now, full and wide, what a fiery shot that, on the up and blasted towards Hopes, he evades the screamer and that runs away, nobody is going to stop that

5.4

Watson to Marsh, FOUR, too wide and Marsh is not going to miss out, he's given the kitchen sink at that one, flayed over cover for four, he's running away with this now, what a ripper

5.5

Watson to Marsh, 1 run, short of a length this time, deep point in place now, keeps them to one

5.6

Watson to Hopes, no run, tapped towards cover

End of over 6 (10 runs) Kings XI Punjab 51/0 (RR: 8.50)
JR Hopes    16* (15b 3x4)      SR Watson    3-0-27-0
SE Marsh    33* (21b 6x4 1x6)      Pankaj Singh    1-0-6-0

6.1

Pankaj Singh to Marsh, SIX, he's going for the aerial bombardment now, picks the short one and pulls it over midwicket for a biggie, he's stood still and clobbered that hard

6.2

Pankaj Singh to Marsh, FOUR, too full and he's laced that through extra cover for another four, hitting through the line and making the most of this belter of a pitch

6.3

Pankaj Singh to Marsh, 1 run, slightly slower, bit wide and he's caressed that past point

6.4

Pankaj Singh to Hopes, FOUR, short and that's pulled through midwicket, he's getting into the party now, over the infield for four more

6.5

Pankaj Singh to Hopes, 1 run, 128.9kph, pushed to cover, waits on that one

round the wicket now

6.6

Pankaj Singh to Marsh, 1 run, straighter and doesn't give him much room, sets himself up for the cut but adjusts to tap down the ground

End of over 7 (17 runs) Kings XI Punjab 68/0 (RR: 9.71)
SE Marsh    45* (25b 7x4 2x6)      Pankaj Singh    2-0-23-0
JR Hopes    21* (17b 4x4)      SR Watson    3-0-27-0

Dinesh Salukhe, the legspinner, is on. Round the wicket straight away.

7.1

Salunkhe to Marsh, 1 run, too wide outside off, cut away past point

Sorry for the mph kph confusion. My mistake.

7.2

Salunkhe to Hopes, no run, pushed off the back foot to cover, bit of turn

7.3

Salunkhe to Hopes, 1 run, bit too short, he waits on it and cracks to point

7.4

Salunkhe to Marsh, FOUR, too short and Marsh is not going to let those freebies go, rocks back and pulls through midwicket for four, that's one-bounce to the fence and he's got the orange cap. What a talent!

7.5

Salunkhe to Marsh, no run, fuller and he pushes towards mid-on

7.6

Salunkhe to Marsh, 1 run, quicker one, angling in, tapped to mid-on

End of over 8 (7 runs) Kings XI Punjab 75/0 (RR: 9.37)
SE Marsh    51* (29b 8x4 2x6)      D Salunkhe    1-0-7-0
JR Hopes    22* (19b 4x4)      Pankaj Singh    2-0-23-0

Trivedi is on

8.1

Trivedi to Marsh, 1 run, full and outside off, glided to third man, everything he does is so calm, no real hurry in those shots

8.2

Trivedi to Hopes, 1 run, slower one, outside off, pushed confidently to mid-on, waits for that

8.3

Trivedi to Marsh, no run, slower delivery on the middle stump and shaping away, Marsh looks to run it down to third man but fails to get any willow on it

8.4

Trivedi to Marsh, no run, fuller delivery on the off stump, Marsh guides it to point

8.5

Trivedi to Marsh, 2 runs, good length delivery on the leg stump, Marsh flicks it off his hips to deep midwicket for a couple

8.6

Trivedi to Marsh, no run, slower again, slashed away but it's too close to the point fielder to take a single

End of over 9 (4 runs) Kings XI Punjab 79/0 (RR: 8.77)
SE Marsh    54* (34b 8x4 2x6)      SK Trivedi    1-0-4-0
JR Hopes    23* (20b 4x4)      D Salunkhe    1-0-7-0

9.1

Salunkhe to Hopes, 2 runs, slightly short, bit of turn but he's quick enough to rock back and pull towards midwicket, comfortable two

9.2

Salunkhe to Hopes, 1 run, that's a gimme, too short but Hopes hasn't timed that too well, strikes the bottom part of the bat and floats towards midwicket, drops short of the fielder, but Hopes missed out there

9.3

Salunkhe to Marsh, no run, quicker one on the pads, pushed towards midwicket

9.4

Salunkhe to Marsh, SIX, too wide this time, it's full and he's slog-swept that over long-on, clean striking this, hand-eye co-ordination from heaven, no chance for any fielder there

9.5

Salunkhe to Marsh, no run, glided away towards third man

9.6

Salunkhe to Marsh, no run, tries another slog sweep but can't get the timing right, strikes the bottom of the bat and dribbles to short midwicket

End of over 10 (9 runs) Kings XI Punjab 88/0 (RR: 8.80)
SE Marsh    60* (38b 8x4 3x6)      D Salunkhe    2-0-16-0
JR Hopes    26* (22b 4x4)      SK Trivedi    1-0-4-0

10.1

Trivedi to Hopes, FOUR, that's as neat as they come, right-handed Marsh almost, for that shot at least, on the pads and flicked cleanly over midwicket, one-bounce for four there

10.2

Trivedi to Hopes, FOUR, streaky but he's got away with that, walks down the track but is faced with a yorker-length ball, thick outside edge runs away past short third man, four more, nothing, it seems, can go wrong today

10.3

Trivedi to Hopes, FOUR, another slower one, too predictable here it seems, Hopes waits on it and pulls behind square for four more, these two are simply putting the steam-roller on now

10.4

Trivedi to Hopes, 1 run, pushed to long-on for a single, they're doing it easy now

10.5

Trivedi to Marsh, 1 run, another slower one, checked his off-drive and scampers through

10.6

Trivedi to Hopes, 2 runs, good-length ball that's slightly wide, flayed hard but only manages a top-edge that soars over the in-field, no fielder patrolling that area and they manage two

End of over 11 (16 runs) Kings XI Punjab 104/0 (RR: 9.45)
JR Hopes    41* (27b 7x4)      SK Trivedi    2-0-20-0
SE Marsh    61* (39b 8x4 3x6)      D Salunkhe    2-0-16-0

Yusuf Pathan is on

11.1

Pathan to Marsh, 1 run, darted into the pads, worked away in front of square

11.2

Pathan to Hopes, SIX, that's huge, slower this time and outside off but the slog-sweep comes out and he's connected superbly, deposited in the crowds

11.3

Pathan to Hopes, 1 run, driven to long-on, these two have rotated the strike womderfully

11.4

Pathan to Marsh, 1 run, little shimmy down the track and punched to long-off

11.5

Pathan to Hopes, 2 runs, 102.2kph, flat and on middle, punched towards deep extra cover for a couple, that brings up his fifty, cracking innings this

11.6

Pathan to Hopes, no run, bit of extra bounce for Yusuf, Hopes tries to move back and turn it but padded away close to the off side

End of over 12 (11 runs) Kings XI Punjab 115/0 (RR: 9.58)
JR Hopes    50* (31b 7x4 1x6)      YK Pathan    1-0-11-0
SE Marsh    63* (41b 8x4 3x6)      SK Trivedi    2-0-20-0

Munaf is back.

12.1

MM Patel to Marsh, 1 run, 132.2kph, full and outside off, steered to third man, it seems Marsh is consolidating now for Hopes to blast

12.2

MM Patel to Hopes, 1 run, good yorker, he was waiting to swing the arms but digs it out to long-on for a single

12.3

MM Patel to Marsh, FOUR, the ground has just been set on fire with a blistering cover drive, it's a low full toss and he's stood still to blast that through the covers, the grass burnt there for sure, what a ripper

12.4

MM Patel to Marsh, 1 run, full and wide, bit too wide in fact, he throws his bat at it but can't beat deep point, they settle for one

12.5

MM Patel to Hopes, no run, 136.8kph, fullish ball, driven back but Munaf stops that with a jump

Raza: "Looks like Sohail Tanvir is the only sharpest tool in the Rajasthan Royals kit bag! They're not doing too good without him are they?"

12.6

MM Patel to Hopes, no run, short one, he goes for the pull but is done in by the extra bounce, Rawat, who is keeping by the way, appeals but there was no edge there

End of over 13 (7 runs) Kings XI Punjab 122/0 (RR: 9.38)
JR Hopes    51* (34b 7x4 1x6)      MM Patel    3-0-24-0
SE Marsh    69* (44b 9x4 3x6)      YK Pathan    1-0-11-0

13.1

Pathan to Marsh, FOUR, down the track and bang, flat-bats that towards long-on for four, "not a man move" as they say in the West Indies

13.2

Pathan to Marsh, SIX, and this is even better, waltzes down the track and plasters that over long-on for another biggie, these are striking nothing but the meat of the bat, what neat parabolas the ball is travelling in, all the way into the crowd

13.3

Pathan to Marsh, 1 run, pushed to midwicket

13.4

Pathan to Hopes, OUT, goes for the sweep but can't get hold of it, soars straight to deep midwicket and Salunkhe needed to take only a couple of steps to take that one, end of a cracking knock

JR Hopes c Salunkhe b Pathan 51 (62m 35b 7x4 1x6) SR: 145.71

Yuvraj is in

13.5

Pathan to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, on the front foot and glided to third man for a single

13.6

Pathan to Marsh, 1 run, steps back and pushes confidently through midwicket, more good timing but only one here

End of over 14 (13 runs) Kings XI Punjab 135/1 (RR: 9.64)
SE Marsh    81* (48b 10x4 4x6)      YK Pathan    2-0-24-1
Yuvraj Singh    1* (1b)      MM Patel    3-0-24-0

Trivedi is back. Can he do some fire-fighting?

14.1

Trivedi to Marsh, 1 run, too wide but another slower one, slashed but straight to deep backward point

14.2

Trivedi to Yuvraj Singh, no run, short one this time, went through quickly too, Yuvraj thinks of slashing but drops his hands in the last moment

14.3

Trivedi to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, short one, bit of extra bounce there, Yuvraj pulls but isn't in control, it was in the air for a while but drops short of Salunkhe at square leg, that was streaky

14.4

Trivedi to Marsh, SIX, please fasten your seat-belts, we're being propelled into orbit by Shaun Marsh, this is base-ball fireworks now, gets his front foot out of the way and lambasts that over extra cover for a flat six, expect a statue of Swampy junior outside the stadium soon

14.5

Trivedi to Marsh, no run, pushed to mid-on, slightly slower ball this time

14.6

Trivedi to Marsh, 1 run, angled his bat to get a single to third man, he's retained the strike

End of over 15 (9 runs) Kings XI Punjab 144/1 (RR: 9.60)
SE Marsh    89* (52b 10x4 5x6)      SK Trivedi    3-0-29-0
Yuvraj Singh    2* (3b)      YK Pathan    2-0-24-1

Salunkhe is on now

15.1

Salunkhe to Marsh, no run, full and slightly wide, judders that to short extra cover

15.2

Salunkhe to Marsh, 1 run, tries to slog sweep but it gets the toe end of the bat and rushes past the bowler to long-off

15.3

Salunkhe to Yuvraj Singh, no run, 93kph, a slider this time, outside off and its too quick for Yuvraj, tries to cut but misses, he's let out a grimace

15.4

Salunkhe to Yuvraj Singh, FOUR, too far down the leg side, and it's quick too, Yuvraj simply helps that along past short fine leg for four

15.5

Salunkhe to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, tries to wait and blast over long-on but another that strikes the bottom part of the bat, rushes towards long-on

15.6

Salunkhe to Marsh, 1 run, short of a length ball, thinks of the slog sweep but can't make proper contact, deflects to square leg

End of over 16 (7 runs) Kings XI Punjab 151/1 (RR: 9.43)
SE Marsh    91* (55b 10x4 5x6)      D Salunkhe    3-0-23-0
Yuvraj Singh    7* (6b 1x4)      SK Trivedi    3-0-29-0

16.1

Pankaj Singh to Marsh, SIX, this is brutal, clears his front foot and judders that straight back over the bowlers head, nobody is going to get that, straight and over, six all the way

16.2

Pankaj Singh to Marsh, (no ball) 2 runs, slow one but he's got a high full toss, he's lost control of that, Marsh waits and lofts over extra cover, not much timing but that's a no-ball, takes him to 99

16.2

Pankaj Singh to Marsh, 1 wide, wide this time, Marsh has messed with everyone's plans here, Pankaj tries another slower one but it's too far outside off

round the wicket now. Marsh is adjusting the sight-screen but surely he's going to be smacking them wherever the screen is

16.2

Pankaj Singh to Marsh, 1 run, Ladies and gentlemen, here comes the future, pushed that down the ground and brings up a sizzling hundred, the helmet is off and he's beaming, why wouldn't he? This has been one of the best knocks of the tournament.

16.3

Pankaj Singh to Yuvraj Singh, SIX, and now Yuvraj, too short and he's swivelled around to pull that behind square, nobody is missing out here

16.4

Pankaj Singh to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, slower one this time, slightly short, he's tried the pull but the thick top edge goes over the bowler's head for a single

16.5

Pankaj Singh to Marsh, 3 runs, short and outside off, pulled away towards deep midwicket and they get three, I think the boundaries haven't been brought in today. Hasn't mattered to Marsh, though

16.6

Pankaj Singh to Yuvraj Singh, FOUR, full and straight, picks it up and hammers it through square leg, Yusuf puts int he diving save but can't get there

Siddhartha Rao: "A 100 of 58 balls and the orange cap...goodness. Somebody give Marsh an Indian citizenship, please."

End of over 17 (25 runs) Kings XI Punjab 176/1 (RR: 10.35)
Yuvraj Singh    18* (9b 2x4 1x6)      Pankaj Singh    3-0-48-0
SE Marsh    103* (59b 10x4 6x6)      D Salunkhe    3-0-23-0

Trivedi comes in

17.1

Trivedi to Marsh, no run, 115kph, when in doubt, Trivedi bowls the slower one, Marsh pulls but he's too early on it, fine ball

17.2

Trivedi to Marsh, no run, 107kph this time, slow, slower, slowest, his variation is based on slowness, another attempted pull and he's beaten again

Hazz: "This is the difference between good captaincy and great captaincy. It seems Shane Watson has run out of ideas and now Rajistan are panicking. They should have maded Younis Khan or Yousaf Pathan captain."

17.3

Trivedi to Marsh, 1 run, full one, driven to long-off, dug that out there

17.4

Trivedi to Yuvraj Singh, SIX, that's following Phoenix to Mars, good-length ball, in the slot, he's stood still and swung with an almighty fury, way, way over midwicket for four, any life on Mars?

17.5

Trivedi to Yuvraj Singh, SIX, that's savaged, slightly short and he's tonked that, hard, flat, speedy, furious, whoa! That was some bat speed, ripper

17.6

Trivedi to Yuvraj Singh, SIX, and another, this is almost as big as the first one, he's striking sixes as if popping peanuts, stand and blast, all the way over midwicket, big, bigger, biggest

End of over 18 (19 runs) Kings XI Punjab 195/1 (RR: 10.83)
Yuvraj Singh    36* (12b 2x4 4x6)      SK Trivedi    4-0-48-0
SE Marsh    104* (62b 10x4 6x6)      Pankaj Singh    3-0-48-0

Munaf is back

18.1

MM Patel to Marsh, no run, yorker and this is the time to bowl it, Marsh backs away but is beaten there, fine ball

18.2

MM Patel to Marsh, SIX, It's raining but play is going to continue. That's because it's raining sixes, latches on to a good-length ball and smokes that over long-on, another clearing of the front foot and pulverised over long-on for six, spectators need helmets

18.3

MM Patel to Marsh, no run, full and wide, yorker-length again, he tries to square drive but can't make contact, appeal goes up but that was far away from the bat

18.4

MM Patel to Marsh, no run, yorker-length again, played back to the bowler

18.5

MM Patel to Marsh, 1 run, cramping him for room, worked away to square leg

I wonder if Dhoni and his Super Kings are watching this. Talk of mental disintegration.

18.6

MM Patel to Yuvraj Singh, SIX, he's pounding them as if at a net, this is becoming into a joke now, full and on the pads, picks it up and punctures that, another flat six and it strikes the rope on the full, Stuart Broad must be loving this

End of over 19 (13 runs) Kings XI Punjab 208/1 (RR: 10.94)
Yuvraj Singh    42* (13b 2x4 5x6)      MM Patel    4-0-37-0
SE Marsh    111* (67b 10x4 7x6)      SK Trivedi    4-0-48-0

Watson in the firing line

19.1

Watson to Marsh, FOUR, short and he's top edged that, when you're on top there's little that can stop you, Marsh tries to pull but it flies away through fine leg for four

Vinny: "Marsh is hitting Mars. No need for US govt. to send expensive explores, tie something to the ball and have Marsh aim Mars."

19.2

Watson to Marsh, 1 wide, he backs away but that's too far outside off, wide called and rightly so

19.2

Watson to Marsh, OUT, surprise, surprise, no six. He's holed out to midwicket and the curtains comes down on a fizzer of an innings. Tries to pick it up from outside off to midwicket but doesn't manage the elevation. Long-on runs in towards deep midwicket to take a catch

SE Marsh c Younis Khan b Watson 115 (93m 69b 11x4 7x6) SR: 166.66

End of a zinger. Warne stands up and applauds heartily. The future of Australian cricket might just be in safe hands.

19.3

Watson to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, short and angling into the body, pulled to fine leg for a single

Pomersbach is in

19.4

Watson to Pomersbach, 1 run, short and that's blasted, cracked flat to deep square leg

19.5

Watson to Yuvraj Singh, SIX, That's huge! Five sixes in his last six balls from Yuvraj, too short and he's decimated that over midwicket for a biggie, flat and hard, howitzered that

19.6

Watson to Yuvraj Singh, OUT, cracked hard to mid-off, they need to run for everything and he's short of his crease, Watson collects the throw from Yusuf and whips the bails off

Yuvraj Singh run out 49 (38m 16b 2x4 6x6) SR: 306.25

That's a fantastic effort from Punjab. Marsh set the tone with a fantastic innings before Yuvraj let rip some sensational sixes. Rajasthan will need to pull out all the stops to pull this one off. Shane Warne said the side's motto was 'Find a Way'. He isn't there today and let's see if their batsmen can get out of his hole.

End of over 20 (13 runs) Kings XI Punjab 221/3
     SR Watson    4-0-40-1
LA Pomersbach    1* (1b)      MM Patel    4-0-37-0
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