Indian Premier League - 38th match

Royal Challengers Bangalore v Mumbai Indians

Mumbai Indians won by 16 runs

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

4.4

Mithun to Jayasuriya, no run, short of a length, on offstump, Jayasuriya was looking to turn it t leg but only manages to tap it back towards the bowler

4.5

Mithun to Jayasuriya, FOUR, overpitched on legstump, that's not a good place to place to Jayasuriya, who clips it over the short fine leg for a boundary

4.6

Mithun to Jayasuriya, no run, again on the pads, but it was length ball, Jayasuriya punches it to mid-on, too hard to have time to take a single

Mumbai Indians 42/1   A Mithun 1-0-13-0

12.1

Mithun to Duminy, no run, starts with a length ball outside off, dabbed towards point by Duminy

12.2

Mithun to Duminy, no run, much better start from Mithun, again it's on offstump, a good-looking drive from Duminy, but straight to mid-on

12.3

Mithun to Duminy, 1 run, a touch shorter from Mithun, Duminy opens the face and glides the ball towards third man for a single

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

12.6

Mithun to Duminy, 1 run, good over from Mithun, only three off it, Duminy steps forward to a short-of-length ball and punches it to long-on

Mumbai Indians 85/2   A Mithun 2-0-16-0

14.1

Mithun to Duminy, 1 run, Duminy was down the pitch to punch that short-of-length ball to Appanna at mid-off, batsmen hurry through for a single

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

14.3

Mithun to Duminy, 2 runs, again Duminy is down the track, punches it down the ground, long-off has to run around to his left to cut that one off

14.4

Mithun to Duminy, SIX, Mumbai needed a boundary, and Duminy delivers, it was short from Mithun, Duminy was onto it in a flash, swings it high over midwicket for a six, he moves on to 24 off 21

14.5

Mithun to Duminy, no run, full and wide, Duminy tries to crunch that through the covers, bottom hand comes off the handle as he plays that shot, straight to cover

14.6

Mithun to Duminy, 2 runs, similar length but it is closer to the stumps, this time Duminy gets it to the deep, sweeper comes round to do the fielding, and that's the fifty partnership

Mumbai Indians 104/2   A Mithun 3-0-28-0

19.1

Mithun to Duminy, 1 wide, that was full and wide, just a touch too wide

19.1

Mithun to Duminy, FOUR, full toss, wide outside off, Duminy adjust superbly to crash it past a diving point fielder at the boundary

19.2

Mithun to Duminy, 1 run, an attempted swipe is edged down to fine leg for a single this time

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

19.5

Mithun to Duminy, 1 run, slammed down the ground by Duminy, but the placement isn't great, goes straight to the man in the deep

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   A Mithun 4-0-42-0
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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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