Indian Premier League - 2nd match

Royal Challengers Bangalore v Rajasthan Royals

Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 75 runs

12.1

Pathan to Dravid, no run, bowled flat on middle and off, defended back to the bowler

12.2

Pathan to Dravid, no run, played off the back foot towards short third

12.3

Pathan to Dravid, 2 runs, short of a length outside off, rocks back and chops it down behind point for a couple

12.4

Pathan to Dravid, 1 run, fired in quick on middle and leg, whipped away to deep square leg

12.5

Pathan to Akhil, 2 runs, fired in full outside off, makes room and slices it between long-off and deep cover for a couple

12.6

Pathan to Akhil, 2 runs, flat, quick and fullish on middle and leg, flicked away to deep square leg

Royal Challengers Bangalore 70/5   YK Pathan 1-0-7-0

14.1

Pathan to Dravid, no run, slightly short on middle, punched firmly but straight to midwicket

14.2

Pathan to Dravid, FOUR, cheeky, fraction full outside off, reaches forward and paddles it really fine to beat the short-fine fielder to the boundary

14.3

Pathan to Dravid, 1 wide, fires it in wide down the leg side, it's called

14.3

Pathan to Dravid, 1 run, flicked away towards deep midwicket off the front foot

14.4

Pathan to Akhil, no run, gets back and dabs it down to point

14.5

Pathan to Akhil, no run, spun back in sharply, tried to whip it wide of square leg, was struck high on the pads

14.6

Pathan to Akhil, FOUR, delicately done, short outside off and holding its line, didn't spin but he waited for it and dabbed it past the keeper and short fine, used the pace to perfection to find the boundary

Royal Challengers Bangalore 87/5   YK Pathan 2-0-17-0
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Photos

Apr 18, 2009

Bangalore's cheerleaders entertain the crowd, Cape Town, April 18, 2009

Bangalore's cheerleaders entertain the crowd

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Apr 18, 2009

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Shane Warne proved that he still had plenty in him

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