IPL 2013: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Rajasthan Royals- As it happened...

IPL 2013: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Rajasthan Royals- As it happened...

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IPL 2013: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Rajasthan Royals- As it happened... ====================================================================================
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Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Rajasthan Royals by seven wickets.

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BANGALORE Over: 17.5 II Score:123/3

Trivedi starts with a short one and Tiwary smashes it to deep mid wicket for a four. He walks down the ground again and smashes it in the same area for another boundary. Guides this one to third man for a single. Gayle smashes this one over the bowler for a six to seal the match for RCB.

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BANGALORE Over: 17 II Score:108/3

Chandila into his last over and Gayle plays him on the leg side for a single off the first ball. Tiwary guides this to short third man, no run taken. Tiwary sweeps this one for a single to fine leg. Gayle gets a couple of to fine leg. Another single to square leg this time. Tiwary walks out and smashes it to long off for a single. RCB need 10 runs in 18 balls.

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BANGALORE Over: 16 II Score:102/3

Faulkner comes into the attack now. Tiwary gets a single off the first ball. Singles coming easily for the batsmen now and RCB are doing it nice and easily. RCB need 16 runs off 24 balls.

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BANGALORE Over: 15 II Score:98/3

Gayle gets a single off Chandila's first ball of the over to long on for a single. Tiwary still struggling to get the ball away for runs. This time he goes down the pitch and whacks it over long off for a six. Gets a single off the last ball.

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BANGALORE Over: 14 II Score:90/3

Gayle gets the first ball from Trivedi for two runs. A single this time to deep mid wicket. Tiwary guides this one to square leg for another single. RCB are doing it easily here and Rajasthan need to pick up a few more wickets. Slower one and Gayle plays it back to the bowler.Gayle hits this one to mid off, no run taken. This time he gets a single to mid off.

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BANGALORE Over: 13 II Score:85/3

Chandila is into the attack. He starts off with a straighter one that Gayle defends back to him. Tiwary dabbed this one on the leg side for a single. Gayle gets another single off the last ball.

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BANGALORE Over: 12 II Score:82/3

Tiwary walks in and pulls for a single. Gayle gets another leg bye for a single. This one is wider and Tiwary cuts it for a single. Gayle pulls another one to deep square leg for a single. Tiwary walks out and hits it to cover and Gayle would have been short had the direct hit connected.
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BANGALORE Over: 11 II Score:78/3

Tait into the attack again and this one is strayed onto Gayle's pads which then runs off to fine leg for a boundary. Defends the next one on the off side. This one is fuller and wider and Gayle gets a single to sweeper cover. Tiwary hits this one to mid off, no run taken. Another one down the leg side from Tait, wide called. The next ball is guided to third man for a single. Another one on the pads and Gayle gets some bat on it and sends the ball running to fine leg for a boundary.

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BANGALORE Over: 10 II Score:67/3

Trivedi into the attack and he starts off with a wide down the leg side. Another one down the leg side, another wide. Gayle drops this one on the off stump and completes a quick single. Saurabh Tiwary is the new man in the middle. Drives the first one to cover, no run taken. Another one hit straight to the fielder, no run taken. He hits this one to point, no run taken again. Tiwary is struggling to get the ball away for runs.

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BANGALORE Over: 9 II Score:64/3

Watson continues with his outside the off stump line and beats de Villiers who tried to run it to third man. Nicely driven but equally well stopped by Faulkner at cover. Gets two runs this time to deep square leg. Classy drive through covers for a four this time. He walks out again and tries to smash it but Chandila takes a brilliant catch at mid off to dismiss him.

de Villiers c Chandila b Shane Watson 7(8)

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BANGALORE Over: 8 II Score:58/2

Faulkner continues as Gayle guides the first ball to third ball for a single. This one is short and way over Kohli who lets it go to the wicketkeeper, declared wide by the umpire. Kohli gets a single to third man. Gayle runs one to point for a single. Kohli goes, this one was slower from Faulkner and Kohli got the inside edge that crashed onto the stumps. Big wicket for Rajasthan. AB de Villiers is the new man in the middle. The first one is defended solidly back to the bowler. He gets a single off the last ball of the over.

Virat Kohli b Faulkner 1(4)

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BANGALORE Over: 7 II Score:53/1

Shane Watson is into the attack now. Gayle smashes this over-pitched delivery over covers for a boundary. Gayle drives this one but can't get it past the fielder. This time he gets it to long off for a single. Dilshan gets an edge this time and is well taken by the wicketkeeper. Virat Kohli comes to the crease now. Defends the first solidly back to the bowler.

Dilshan c Dishant Yagnik b Shane Watson 25(22)

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BANGALORE Over: 6 II Score:48/0

Faulkner continues as Dilshan hits the first one to cover, no run taken. He runs this one to third man and takes a single. This one is short and aimed at the body and Gayle fends it off for a single. Dilshan defends the next one to mid off, no run taken.

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BANGALORE Over: 5 II Score:46/0

Gayle gets a single of Tait's first ball of the second over for a single. Dilshan hits this one to deep square leg for a four. Rajasthan need to pick up a few wickets or Royal Challengers Bangalore will run away with the game. Single off the next ball to mid wicket. Tait bowls it wide down the leg side and Yagnik can't collect it as the ball runs away to the boundary for four. This one is outside the off stump and Gayle drives it firmly but can't pierce the gap at cover, no run taken. Another one down the leg side and the ball goes past the keeper for another boundary.
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BANGALORE Over: 4 II Score:31/0

James Faulkner is into the attack now. Dilshan gets the third ball of the over to fine leg for a four. Another one on the pads and he flicks it to deep mid wicket for a single. Gayle plays this one the leg side for a single. Dislhan gets another boundary towards deep backward point.

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BANGALORE Over: 3 II Score:21/0

Shaun Tait is into the attack now and he starts off with a wide outside off stump. Gayle drives this one through sweeper cover for a boundary. Another wide down the leg side. Gayle tries to smash it straight down the ground but misses. Gayle gets a single to mid wicket this time. Dilshan runs this one to fine leg for another single. This one is short and Gayle defends it back to the bowler.

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BANGALORE Over: 2 II Score:13/0

Sreesanth to bowl the second over of the innings. Gayle defends the first ball towards the leg side. Dilshan plays out a few dot balls. He breaks the shackles with a flick off the his pads that races to the boundary for a four. Another one on the pads and he flicks this one which dissects the fielders at mid wicket and mid on for a four.

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BANGALORE Over: 1 II Score:4/0

Dilshan and Gayle are in the middle to start the innings for RCB. Chandila will bowl the first over. Dilshan gets a single off the second ball. Gayle gets a couple of runs off a cut to point. Single off the last ball to Gayle.


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RAJASTHAN Over: 19.4 II Score: 117/10

Chandila hits one straight down the ground for a single. Trivedi hits this one in the air and juts wide off sweeper cover for two runs. Trivedi lofts this straight to the man at third man.

Trivedi c RP Singh b Rampaul 3(6)

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RAJASTHAN Over: 19 II Score: 114/9

RP Singh bowls a quick full toss and Tait misses it completely as the ball crashes onto the stumps. Siddharth Trivedi is in the middle now. Rajasthan innings has fallen apart. Trivedi hits one straight past the bowler for a single. Chandila gets another single and will keep the strike in the last over.

Shaun Tait b RP Singh 1(3)

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RAJASTHAN Over: 18 II Score: 112/8

Vinay Kumar into his last over. Chandila gets a single off the second ball, run out scare but he survives. This one is short and Sreesanth lets it to to the wicketkeeper. Sreesanth is wrapped on the pads to an inswinging yorker and the umpire declares him out leg before wicket. Shaun Tait is in the middle now. Gets a single off the next ball.

Sreesanth lbw b Vinay Kumar 0(2)

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RAJASTHAN Over: 17 II Score: 110/7

RP Singh comes into the attack. He starts with a full one that Faulkner smashes but is intercepted Kohli at cover, no run taken. He makes room and tries to hit it over long on but finds Rampaul who takes a good low diving catch. Yagnik on strike now and he nudges the ball to fine leg for a single. The new man Ajit Chandila is on strike and he gets a short one first up which takes the gloves and loops up in the air but falls safely as the batsmen take one run. Yagnik trying to smash this one finds the fielder at mid off.

Dishant Yagnik c Rampaul b RP Singh 5(4)

Faulkner c Rampaul b RP Singh 3(7)

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RAJASTHAN Over: 16 II Score: 108/5

Vinay Kumar into the attack and Hodge drives this one crisply through sweeper cover for a four. This time Hodge was looking to run it down to third man but got an edge that was easily taken by the wicketkeeper.James Faulkner is the new man in the middle. Gets one past point for two runs. He looks to drive this off the front foot and misses. Single off the last ball.

Hodge c Arun Karthik b Vinay Kumar 13(17)

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RAJASTHAN Over: 15 II Score: 101/4

Kartik into his last over of the innings. Hodge gets a single to begin with. Dravid walks out and tries to smash this one over long on but the ball gets the inside edge and runs away for two runs towards third man. This one is short and Dravid pulls it hard and in the gap for a four. Dravid hits this one straight down the throat of long on. Dishant Yagnik is the new batsman. He walks out and smashes the second ball he faces to long on boundary for a four.

Dravid c Rampaul b Kartik 35(31)

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RAJASTHAN Over: 14 II Score: 90/3

Unadkat into his last over. Singles off the first two deliveries. Unadkat has mixed his deliveries really well and his slower one has been very effective and deceptive. Another single to third man this time. Big heave from Dravid this time but he misses the ball completely. He hits it straight this time and the ball races away to the fence for a four. Two runs to mid wicket to end the over.

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RAJASTHAN Over: 13 II Score: 81/3

Dravid shows his class with a short arm jab that goes wide off the man at long on for a four. Much needed boundary for Rajasthan Royals. Batsmen looking to pick up singles now that a boundary has been scored in the over.

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RAJASTHAN Over: 12 II Score: 74/3

Unadkat into the attack. Dravid pushes one in the air towards long on for a single. Batsmen are not being able to get the big hits and that will put pressure on them. The RCB bowlers have maintained a good line and length. Just four runs off the over.
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RAJASTHAN Over: 11 II Score: 70/3

Kartik continues as Hodge is hit on the pads. Single taken to long on off the second ball. Batsmen content with singles and not taking any undue risks at the moment.
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RAJASTHAN Over: 10 II Score: 66/3

Vinay Kumar starts with a short delivery that Binny pulls powerfully for a boundary. Gets a single off the next ball. Dravid also gets a single. They seem to have their roles well defined, Dravid will play the anchor role and Binny will accelerate. Short one again and this one gets big on him, Binny cannot control his pull shot and the ball goes high in the air and is nicely taken by the wicketkeeper. Brad Hodge is the new man in.

Binny c Arun Karthik b Vinay Kumar 33(20)

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RAJASTHAN Over: 9 II Score: 60/2

Kartik into the attack as Binny gets two runs off the first ball. He hits a boundary of the second ball towards sweeper cover. He paddle sweeps another one over the fine leg boundary for a six. Thirteen off the over.

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RAJASTHAN Over: 8 II Score: 47/2

Binny starts this over with a booming drive past covers for a four. Guides the next one to third man and takes two runs. Dravid pulls this time and hits it for a boundary. Single taken to mid wicket off the next ball. Another single to end the over.

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RAJASTHAN Over: 7 II Score: 34/2

Vinay Kumar is into the attack now. He starts with a wide one that Binny hits to third man for a single. Another short one that Dravid pulls but the ball finds the man at square leg, no run taken. Single taken off the next ball towards long on. Binny gets another single. Dravid defends the next one back to the bowler. Good over bowled by Vinay Kumar.

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RAJASTHAN Over: 6 II Score: 31/2

Unadkat into the attack now. Slower ball and Rahane hits it straight to Dilshan at point. Big wicket for RCB. Sturat Binny comes to the middle now and he hits a lovely square drive past the fielder at point for a four. Gets a bottom edge on an attempted pull for a single.

Rahane c Dilshan b Unadkat 14(13)

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RAJASTHAN Over: 5 II Score: 25/1

Rampaul continues to Dravid who pushes the first ball to mid off. The next one rises on Dravid. He drives the next one but can't get it past the fielder at cover. Finally Dravid gets it in the gap and the ball races to the long on boundary. Similar shot attempted but he does not time it, no run taken. Dravid gets a single this time. Rahane makes room and smashes him over long off boundary for a six.

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RAJASTHAN Over: 4 II Score: 14/1

Rahane defends the first two balls from RP Singh. Rahane smashes this straight down the ground for a four. Tries to flick the next one but gets the leading edge on it, no run taken. He walks out and tries to smash it but the ball hits the toe of the bat, no run taken.

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RAJASTHAN Over: 3 II Score: 10/1

Ravi Rampaul gets the big wicket of Watson. This one was full and he tried to clear the man at mid off but the ball went straight to Kartik. Rahul Dravid comes to the middle now. Flicks the first one off his pads to mid wicket, no run taken. Dravid tries to cut this one but gets the inside edge and the ball rolls back to the bowler. Another attempted pull that finds the fielder.

Shane Watson c Kartik b Rampaul 6(9)
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RAJASTHAN Over: 2 II Score: 10/0

RP Singh to bowl from the other end. Some swing first up and Watson defends the ball, no run taken. Stroked to mid on and takes off for a quick single. Kohli hits the stumps directly but Watson was safe. This one was short and was a bit wide and Rahane hit it ever so crisply for a boundary. Lets the next one go to the wicketkeeper.

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RAJASTHAN Over: 1 II Score: 5/0

Shane Watson and Ajinkya Rahane are out in the middle. Ravi Rampaul to bowl the first over. Watson gets across and bhelps the first ball to the fine leg boundary. This time he beats Watson outside off stump. Single to third man. Rahane defends the next one solidly back to the bowler.

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TOSS: Royal Challengers Bangalore have won the toss and they have decided to bowl first.

Bangalore (Playing XI): Chris Gayle, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Virat Kohli(c), AB de Villiers, Saurabh Tiwary, Arun Karthik(w), Ravi Rampaul, Vinay Kumar, Jaidev Unadkat, Murali Kartik, RP Singh

Rajasthan (Playing XI): Shane Watson, Ajinkya Rahane, Rahul Dravid(c), Brad Hodge, Stuart Binny, Dishant Yagnik(w), James Faulkner, Ajit Chandila, Siddharth Trivedi, Shaun Tait, S Sreesanth

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Live updates from the match between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Rajasthan Royals to be played at at M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore.


First Published: Saturday, April 20, 2013, 19:17

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NEMI KUMAR - RAJSHTAN
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hits - rajkot
geal rocks once again
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Akhil - Kerala
A good match
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Byreddy lakshmireddy - Markapur
Who`s beet ball away from boundary he is call gayle
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csk will win
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venkatsandeep - eluru
Royal challengers bangalore will win the match
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amit - mumbai
great kohli
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Bangalore ijloil
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R.C.B WE WANT TO WIN THIS MATCH
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