Indian Premier League - 56th match

Royal Challengers Bangalore v Deccan Chargers

Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 12 runs

6.1

Jaskaran Singh to Pandey, FOUR, short and wide, 121ks, and punched away off the back foot, easy pickings

6.2

Jaskaran Singh to Pandey, no run, short again, no pace, and Pandey picks out cover this time

6.3

Jaskaran Singh to Pandey, 2 runs, short again, 128ks, and Pandey slashes it through the off side, finds the gap between point and cover

6.4

Jaskaran Singh to Pandey, no run, pitches it up, Pandey is looking for the big drive, but it stops on him, and he defends it towards mid-off

6.5

Jaskaran Singh to Pandey, no run, wastes a half-volley, middle-stop half-volley, and he looks to take the leather off it, but hits straight to mid-off

6.6

Jaskaran Singh to Pandey, no run, premeditates, backs away, Jas gets it short, some pace this time, 130ks, and beats the slash from Pandey

Royal Challengers Bangalore 39/1   Jaskaran Singh 1-0-6-0

8.1

Jaskaran Singh to Pandey, FOUR, short, on the stumps, Pandey makes room and slashes, and beats the cover field

8.2

Jaskaran Singh to Pandey, no run, looks to walk down the pitch, sends a telegram to the bowler before he does so, Jaskaran goes for a wide yorker, and beats him

8.3

Jaskaran Singh to Pandey, 2 runs, makes room, Jaskaran goes short, and Pandey pulls towards midwicket

8.4

Jaskaran Singh to Pandey, 1 wide, sees Pandey move away, goes for the wide yorker, and goes too wide

8.4

Jaskaran Singh to Pandey, 2 runs, length ball, shaping in, Pandey clears his front leg and slogs, and gets it all along the ground, towards deep midwicket

8.5

Jaskaran Singh to Pandey, 1 run, goes for the leg-side yorker, it's a touch short, and is played easily towards deep backward square

8.6

Jaskaran Singh to van der Merwe, no run, steps out again, Jaskaran sees him coming, and goes for his wide yorker, which works this time

Royal Challengers Bangalore 61/1   Jaskaran Singh 2-0-16-0

15.1

Jaskaran Singh to Pandey, 2 runs, length ball, outside off, Pandey mishits, which is just as well, because that allows him get two to long-on

15.2

Jaskaran Singh to Pandey, FOUR, shot! top shot! short, over the top of stumps, Pandey makes room, opens the face, and beats short third man, perhaps the first time he has gone behind square on purpose

15.3

Jaskaran Singh to Pandey, SIX, that's a big six that takes him to nineties, length ball, clears his leg again, gets under it, and clears long-on with ease

15.4

Jaskaran Singh to Pandey, no run, back of a length, slogs again, and misses, it's been that kind of day

15.5

Jaskaran Singh to Pandey, FOUR, it's been that kind of day, thrown up outside off, Pandey clears the front leg again, throws a mighty kitchen sink at it, and the edge beats the keeper

15.6

Jaskaran Singh to Pandey, no run, shot, but can't beat point, short on the stumps, creates room and cuts

Royal Challengers Bangalore 132/3   Jaskaran Singh 3-0-32-0
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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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