Indian Premier League - 38th match

Royal Challengers Bangalore v Mumbai Indians

Mumbai Indians won by 16 runs

1.4

Vinay Kumar to Rahane, 1 wide, Vinay Kumar strays down the leg side, he'll have to re-bowl that

1.4

Vinay Kumar to Rahane, no run, fuller from Vinay, on middle and off, defended cautiously by Rahane

1.5

Vinay Kumar to Rahane, 2 runs, overpitched on the legstump, easy pickings for Rahane, he nudges it behind square for a couple

1.6

Vinay Kumar to Rahane, no run, reverts to an offstump line, Rahane drops the ball at his feet and thinks of a single, but Jayasuriya declines, only three runs off that over

Mumbai Indians 8/1   AM Rahane 2* (3b)

2.5

Kallis to Rahane, 1 run, fullish on offstump, tapped towards mid-on, both batsmen set off immediately for the run and so were able to complete the single easily

Mumbai Indians 20/1   AM Rahane 3* (4b)

3.1

Vinay Kumar to Rahane, no run, Vinay Kumar gets the ball to jag away again, Rahane guides it towards point off the backfoot

3.2

Vinay Kumar to Rahane, 1 run, on the legstump, turned to fine leg for a single by Rahane, easy run that

Mumbai Indians 23/1   AM Rahane 4* (6b)

4.1

Mithun to Rahane, 1 wide, starts off with a very wide delivery outside off

4.1

Mithun to Rahane, 1 wide, and another one, that was short and at 133.3 kmph, looks like some nerves for the youngster

4.1

Mithun to Rahane, no run, on target this time, on a length on offstump, defended off the front foot by Rahane

4.2

Mithun to Rahane, SIX, What a hit from Rahane, that was a bit short, Rahane gets onto the front foot, and absolutely clobbers it over midwicket for the first six of the day

4.3

Mithun to Rahane, 1 run, it's a touch wide outside off this time, nicely worked down to third man by Rahane, van der Merwe does well to keep the batsmen to a single

Mumbai Indians 38/1   AM Rahane 11* (9b 1x6)

5.1

Kallis to Rahane, no run, starts with a full ball on off which move a bit away from Rahane, who plays it to mid-on

5.2

Kallis to Rahane, 2 runs, this time Rahane can't cover for the outswing, gets a leading edge which lands safely in the point region, it's a quick outfield and the ball races away to the deep

5.3

Kallis to Rahane, 1 run, fullish on middle and leg, tipped towards midwicket, and the batsmen sprint through for a single

Mumbai Indians 45/1   AM Rahane 14* (12b 1x6)

6.2

Kumble to Rahane, no run, not too short from Kumble, but Rahane to to smash that to midwicket, beaten by the pace and the lack of bounce

6.3

Kumble to Rahane, no run, defended back to the bowler off the backfoot

6.4

Kumble to Rahane, 2 runs, played off the backfoot to long-off, batsmen get back for a quick couple

6.5

Kumble to Rahane, 1 run, on the pads, turned towards midwicket for a single that brings up Mumbai's fifty

Mumbai Indians 50/1   AM Rahane 17* (16b 1x6)

7.4

van der Merwe to Rahane, no run, around the wicket this time, flighted and Rahane defends back to the bowler

7.5

van der Merwe to Rahane, 1 run, gives it some air again, Rahane backs away and dabs it toward cover for a single

Mumbai Indians 53/1   AM Rahane 18* (18b 1x6)

8.1

Kumble to Rahane, FOUR, Rahane isn't too worried by the loss of Jayasuriya, clubs the first ball of the over to the midwicket boundary

8.2

Kumble to Rahane, 1 run, turned to square leg by Rahane this time for a single

8.4

Kumble to Rahane, 1 run, another single for Rahane, to the off side this time

Mumbai Indians 60/2   AM Rahane 24* (21b 1x4 1x6)

9.1

van der Merwe to Rahane, 1 run, Rahane continues to get the singles, he defends it to the leg side of the pitch

9.3

van der Merwe to Rahane, 2 runs, clipped behind square leg this time, the batsmen scamper through a couple

9.4

van der Merwe to Rahane, no run, tossed up, length ball homing in on middle stump, defended by Rahane to the bowler

9.5

van der Merwe to Rahane, no run, another dot ball, more defence from Rahane, this time to mid-on

9.6

van der Merwe to Rahane, 1 run, strays onto the pads, Rahane works it behind square for a single to end another good over from van der Merwe

Mumbai Indians 67/2   AM Rahane 28* (26b 1x4 1x6)

10.1

Kumble to Rahane, 1 run, tossed up by Kumble, Rahane tries a cheeky dab to third man, a huge appeal from Kumble for lbw, the umpire deems it aas a run so there's no question of an lbw

10.3

Kumble to Rahane, FOUR, Shot! topspinner from Kumble, Rahane gets down on his knee and clubs it over midwicket

10.4

Kumble to Rahane, 1 run, pushed wide of mid-on for a single

Mumbai Indians 74/2   AM Rahane 34* (29b 2x4 1x6)

11.1

Appanna to Rahane, 1 run, nicely flighted, outside off, driven to the bowler's left by Rahane

11.5

Appanna to Rahane, 1 run, tossed up on middle stump, Rahane gives himself room and carves that towards the sweeper on the boundary

Mumbai Indians 81/2   AM Rahane 36* (31b 2x4 1x6)

12.4

Mithun to Rahane, no run, overpitched on middle stump, Rahane hammers it down the ground, but straight to fielder at mid-on, no run for a good shot

12.5

Mithun to Rahane, 1 run, powered straight back by Rahane, Mithun does well to part stop it, he deflects it towards mid-on, and the batsmen take a single

Mumbai Indians 84/2   AM Rahane 37* (33b 2x4 1x6)

13.2

Appanna to Rahane, 2 runs, Rahane sashays down the track, making room at the same time, and slices it over extra cover for a couple

13.3

Appanna to Rahane, 1 run, overpitched and outside off, Ross Taylor misfields the drive from Rahane at extra cover, allowing a single

13.6

Appanna to Rahane, 2 runs, again Rahane comes down the track, move towards leg at the same time, slaps it over covers but can't beat the fielder in the time, enough time for the batsmen to take two

Mumbai Indians 92/2   AM Rahane 42* (36b 2x4 1x6)

14.2

Mithun to Rahane, 1 run, overpitched on middle and leg, Rahane turns it to deep square leg, the boundaries aren't coming for Mumbai at this stage

Mumbai Indians 94/2   AM Rahane 43* (37b 2x4 1x6)

15.1

van der Merwe to Rahane, 1 run, fired into legstump by van der Merwe, Rahane plays it inside out towards cover

15.4

van der Merwe to Rahane, 1 run, Rahane gives himself room to free his arms and slams it towards deep point

Mumbai Indians 107/2   AM Rahane 45* (39b 2x4 1x6)

16.2

Vinay Kumar to Rahane, 1 run, overpitched on middle stump, Rahane slaps it to deep midwicket, from where Kallis lobs in a throw

16.5

Vinay Kumar to Rahane, 1 run, Vinay bowls it full on middle, Rahane manages to work it towards midwicket for a single

Mumbai Indians 124/2   AM Rahane 47* (41b 2x4 1x6)

17.2

Kumble to Rahane, 2 runs, fullish delivery from Kumble, Rahane was a couple of paces down the pitch, he drives it wide of long-off for a couple

17.3

Kumble to Rahane, 1 run, Rahane stays on the backfoot and dabs it to third man for a single that brings up his half-century

17.5

Kumble to Rahane, no run, a quicker googly from Kumble, Rahane went for the cut but was beaten by the extra bounce

17.6

Kumble to Rahane, FOUR, length ball this time, Rahane gives himself room and slaps it over covers, gets the placement perfect and that's a boundary

Mumbai Indians 134/2   AM Rahane 54* (45b 3x4 1x6)

18.3

Vinay Kumar to Rahane, 1 run, into the blockhole, Rahane looks to shuffle across the stumps to get it towards fine leg, doesn't quite get hold of it, the ball dribbles towards square leg

Mumbai Indians 138/2   AM Rahane 55* (46b 3x4 1x6)

19.3

Mithun to Rahane, FOUR, great shot from Rahane, that was a low full toss, on off and middle, Rahane walked across his stumps and turns it past short fine leg for a boundary

19.4

Mithun to Rahane, 1 run, this time Rahane punches the full ball it to cover for a single

19.6

Mithun to Rahane, 2 runs, into the blockhole to finish the innings, Rahane whips it wide of square leg, where Virat Kohli has plenty of ground to cover before cutting it off

Mumbai Indians 157/2   AM Rahane 62* (49b 4x4 1x6)
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Photos

May 10, 2009

JP Duminy and Ajinkya Rahane pile on the misery for Royal Challengers Bangalore, Royal Challengers Bangalore v Mumbai Indians, IPL, Port Elizabeth, May 10, 2009

JP Duminy and Ajinkya Rahane pile on the misery for Royal Challengers Bangalore

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May 10, 2009

Dhawal Kulkarni is congratulated by team-mates after dismissing Robin Uthappa, Royal Challengers Bangalore v Mumbai Indians, IPL, Port Elizabeth, May 10, 2009

Dhawal Kulkarni is congratulated by team-mates after dismissing Robin Uthappa

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