Indian Premier League - 56th match

Royal Challengers Bangalore v Deccan Chargers

Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 12 runs

9.3

Symonds to Dravid, no run, back of a length, nipping in, and turned away towards square leg

9.4

Symonds to Dravid, no run, wide, length ball, Dravid leans into it and drives, but straight to cover

9.5

Symonds to Dravid, 1 run, angling into the pads, and glanced away nicely towards fine leg

Royal Challengers Bangalore 63/2   R Dravid 1* (3b)

11.1

Ojha to Dravid, 1 run, thrown up, Dravid gets on the front foot, and flicked wristily

11.3

Ojha to Dravid, 1 run, short again, and he rocks back, and goes sweeper-cover

Royal Challengers Bangalore 85/2   R Dravid 3* (5b)

12.2

Symonds to Dravid, 1 run, back of a length, on the pads, flicked away into the on side

12.4

Symonds to Dravid, 1 run, short, on the stumps, Dravid makes room for the cut, but this comes on slowly, but he goes aerial and clears the in field

Royal Challengers Bangalore 94/2   R Dravid 5* (7b)

13.3

Singh to Dravid, 1 run, short, angling across, doesn't come on fast enough, so the cut shot goes a bit awry, but he gets one to cover

Royal Challengers Bangalore 101/2   R Dravid 6* (8b)

14.2

Ojha to Dravid, OUT, caught in tow minds, is Dravid, this one is flighted, Dravid clears his leg, wants to slog-sweep, but at the last moment goes straight, gets a top-edge, and it is skied to long-off

R Dravid c Gibbs b Ojha 6 (9b 0x4 0x6) SR: 66.66

Royal Challengers Bangalore 107/3   R Dravid 6 (9b)
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Photos

May 21, 2009

Manish Pandey powers the ball through the off side, Royal Challengers Bangalore v Deccan Chargers, IPL, 56th match, Centurion, May 21, 2009

Manish Pandey powers the ball through the off side

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May 21, 2009

Herschelle Gibbs' bottom hand comes off but he still connects for a six, Royal Challengers Bangalore v Deccan Chargers, IPL, 56th match, Centurion, May 21, 2009

Herschelle Gibbs' bottom hand comes off but he still connects for a six

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