Indian Premier League - 56th match

Royal Challengers Bangalore v Deccan Chargers

Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 12 runs

0.1

Harris to Kallis, 3 runs, bread and butter for Kallis first ball, length ball, on the pads, flicked away towards deep backward square, where Ojha makes a tumbling save, running in from fine leg

0.2

Harris to Pandey, no run, back of a length, outside off, defended off the back foot

0.3

Harris to Pandey, no run, a bit of swing, wide outside off, pitched up, Pandey drives without feet, and misses

0.4

Harris to Pandey, no run, tries a short one, Pandey plays with an open face, towards Sharma at gully

0.5

Harris to Pandey, 1 run, short again, this time Pandey finds the gap between gully and point, Sharma and Gibbs

0.6

Harris to Kallis, no run, bowling, superb bouncer, gets big on Kallis, just outside off, angling in, making him fend, and then leaving him as it passes the stumps

Royal Challengers Bangalore 4/0   RJ Harris 1-0-4-0

2.1

Harris to Pandey, no run, back of a length again, outside off, and defended

2.2

Harris to Pandey, no run, looks to make room, Harris follows him, he plays leg side, but can't beat midwicket

2.3

Harris to Pandey, FOUR, Oh My God! RP has got all the help from his fielders, and drops a sitter here, loses the ball in the background at third man. This was upper-cut, a lolly to RP at third man, and he lets it go through, suggesting he couldn't see the ball

2.4

Harris to Pandey, FOUR, flicked away from in front of stumps, and RP is kicking the ground - Sympathy for the Devil. Superb shot, though this one, between mid-on and midwicket

2.5

Harris to Pandey, no run, lets this one go outside off, good carry there

2.6

Harris to Pandey, no run, played straight to Gibbs at point, van der Merwe wants a quick single, but has to rush back quickly after having taken just two steps

Royal Challengers Bangalore 15/1   RJ Harris 2-0-12-0

4.1

Harris to Pandey, 2 runs, this time Pandey does a van der Merwe, steps down, looks to go leg side, gets a thick edge that lobs over cover

4.2

Harris to Pandey, 1 run, good quick single, played with soft hands, towards mid-on, and the call is immediate

4.3

Harris to van der Merwe, no run, goes for the pull, and is clearly late into the shot, 138ks, and gets big from just back of a length

4.4

Harris to van der Merwe, no run, steps out, makes room, looks for the pull, and gets the bottom edge again

4.5

Harris to van der Merwe, 1 run, typical van der Merwe again, clears his front leg, his head falls to the leg side, gets a thick outside edge that lobs towards third man

4.6

Harris to Pandey, 2 runs, another miscue that just about clears the infield. Pandey looks to make room, Harris goes short, the ball gets big, and takes the top edge and clears mid-on

Royal Challengers Bangalore 31/1   RJ Harris 3-0-18-0

18.1

Harris to Kohli, 1 run, length ball, outside off, and driven down to long-off

18.2

Harris to Pandey, 1 run, full, outside off, makes room, and plays with an open face towards sweeper-cover

18.3

Harris to Kohli, 2 runs, length ball again, on off stump, played across the line, into the cow's corner for two

18.4

Harris to Kohli, 1 leg bye, goes for the bouncer, tucks him up, he misses the pull, but gets a leg-bye

18.5

Harris to Pandey, 2 runs, another good bouncer, surprises Pandey who walks down the wicket, and pulls with one hand off the bat

18.6

Harris to Pandey, 1 run, yorker, outside off, and plays it down towards mid-off

Royal Challengers Bangalore 147/4   RJ Harris 4-0-25-0
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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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