Indian Premier League - 56th match

Royal Challengers Bangalore v Deccan Chargers

Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 12 runs

7.5

Ojha to van der Merwe, SIX, and he clears the leg-side field next ball, steps out, gets to the pitch, his head and the shot look in the same direction - over midwicket, big six

Royal Challengers Bangalore 51/1   RE van der Merwe 23* (15b 3x4 1x6)   PP Ojha 0.5-0-12-0

10.3

Suman to Pandey, SIX, finally he gets the slog right, this was in his zone, good length, middle stump, he slog-sweeps over cow's corner, smooth six

Royal Challengers Bangalore 74/2   MK Pandey 44* (35b 4x4 1x6)   TL Suman 0.3-0-10-0

10.4

Suman to Pandey, SIX, brings up his 50 with another slog, flat one this time, perfect shot, in his zone, and another slog-sweep for six

Royal Challengers Bangalore 80/2   MK Pandey 50* (36b 4x4 2x6)   TL Suman 0.4-0-16-0

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

Royal Challengers Bangalore 128/3   MK Pandey 93* (59b 9x4 3x6)   Jaskaran Singh 2.3-0-28-0

19.2

Singh to Pandey, SIX, oh boss, even Gibbs can't do anything about it, this is another length ball, and he has smoked it down the ground, over Gibbs

Royal Challengers Bangalore 155/4   MK Pandey 113* (72b 10x4 4x6)   RP Singh 3.2-0-32-1

19.4

Singh to Kohli, SIX, Kohli joins the party, this is short, because he is not reputed to play the bouncer well, but he rocks back and pulls it sweetly over midwicket

Royal Challengers Bangalore 162/4   V Kohli 11* (7b 1x6)   RP Singh 3.4-0-39-1

19.6

Singh to Kohli, SIX, and what a way to finish, another length ball, and flicked over midwicket, not much back lift, no follow through, sweet timing, RP has been dismantled in this over

Royal Challengers Bangalore 170/4   V Kohli 19* (9b 2x6)   RP Singh 4-0-47-1
Tournament Results
RCB v Chargers at Johannesburg - May 24, 2009
Chargers won by 6 runs
RCB v Super Kings at Johannesburg - May 23, 2009
RCB won by 6 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Daredevils v Chargers at Centurion - May 22, 2009
Chargers won by 6 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)
RCB v Chargers at Centurion - May 21, 2009
RCB won by 12 runs
Daredevils v Mum Indians at Centurion - May 21, 2009
Daredevils won by 4 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)
More results »

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

© Associated Press

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

© Associated Press

All photos for this match

Sponsored Links

Why not you? Read and learn how!