Indian Premier League - 33rd match

Royal Challengers Bangalore v Rajasthan Royals

Rajasthan Royals won by 7 wickets (with 30 balls remaining)

5.6

Carseldine to Kohli, no run, Virat Kohli gets a bouncer first up and lets it go through to Ojha

Royal Challengers Bangalore 29/3   V Kohli 0* (1b)

7.1

Warne to Kohli, no run, he gets the ball to turn quite a bit and Virat lets it go outside off

7.2

Warne to Kohli, no run, slow through the air, and straighter, Virat defends on the front foot

7.3

Warne to Kohli, no run, Warne gives the ball air and drifts it into middle stump, Virat defends watchfully

7.4

Warne to Kohli, 1 run, this time Virat manages to drive the flighted delivery from middle and of towards long-off

Royal Challengers Bangalore 39/3   V Kohli 1* (5b)

8.3

Jadeja to Kohli, 1 run, pushed on the off side off the front foot

8.5

Jadeja to Kohli, 1 run, Virat flicks a full ball off his toes through square leg

Royal Challengers Bangalore 44/4   V Kohli 3* (7b)

9.1

Warne to Kohli, 1 run, nudged off the pads towards short fine leg, there's no single there but it's Munaf doing the fielding and the batsmen take advantage

9.5

Warne to Kohli, no run, Ojha's dropped the bottom edge! Virat tried to pull the ball as it turned across him but got a thick bottom edge, tough one and Ojha couldn't take it

9.6

Warne to Kohli, 1 run, played on the leg side for a single

Royal Challengers Bangalore 49/4   V Kohli 5* (10b)

10.1

Jadeja to Kohli, no run, pushed off the back foot towards the off side, Jadeja's pushing them through flat and quick

10.2

Jadeja to Kohli, 1 run, Virat plays the ball towards point for a single this time, these two were team-mates at the U-19 World Cup

10.4

Jadeja to Kohli, 1 run, slower from Jadeja and wider outside off stump, Boucher reaches out for it and drives through cover, Smith's in the deep

Royal Challengers Bangalore 52/4   V Kohli 7* (13b)

11.2

Warne to Kohli, no run, Warne slips in the slider, Virat was playing for turn and got beaten

11.3

Warne to Kohli, FOUR, Virat gives Warne the charge, it was a slower ball and he got under it before lofting cleanly to the straight boundary

11.4

Warne to Kohli, no run, Virat drives hard towards cover but the shot is stopped by Jadeja

11.5

Warne to Kohli, 1 run, played off the back foot through the leg side

Royal Challengers Bangalore 59/5   V Kohli 12* (17b 1x4)

12.5

Jadeja to Kohli, 1 run, Virat plays the ball off his pads for one more

Royal Challengers Bangalore 62/5   V Kohli 13* (18b 1x4)

13.3

Morkel to Kohli, 1 run, Virat plays the short of a length ball behind point to give the strike back to Roelof

13.5

Morkel to Kohli, no run, super ball, Morkel finds the length that makes Virat unsure of whether to play on the front or back foot, he fends and gets beaten outside off

13.6

Morkel to Kohli, 1 run, fuller and straighter, Virat nudges towards midwicket

Royal Challengers Bangalore 72/5   V Kohli 15* (21b 1x4)

14.1

Jadeja to Kohli, OUT, that's a super catch! Virat cuts from outside off stump and the ball goes in the air towards short third man, it's a flat chance and Morkel bends down low to take a sharp catch, he's really tall and did well to take that just before it hit the ground

V Kohli c Morkel b Jadeja 15 (22b 1x4 0x6) SR: 68.18

Royal Challengers Bangalore 72/6   V Kohli 15 (22b 1x4)
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Photos

May 7, 2009

Amit Singh high-fives Graeme Smith after getting rid of Wasim Jaffer, Royal Challengers Bangalore v Rajasthan Royals, IPL, 33rd match, Centurion, May 7, 2009

Amit Singh high-fives Graeme Smith after getting rid of Wasim Jaffer

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May 7, 2009

Robin Uthappa at full stretch, Royal Challengers Bangalore v Rajasthan Royals, IPL, 33rd match, Centurion, May 7, 2009

Robin Uthappa at full stretch

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