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  • 2013 Indian Premier League

    Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight Riders - Match 12

    April 11, 2013, 8:30PM AET M.Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore

    Match Status: Completed
    Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 8 wickets

  • Royal Challengers Bangalore 2/ 158 (17.3)
  • Kolkata Knight Riders 8/ 154 (20.0)
  • Royal Challengers Bangalore won the toss and elected to bowl
  • Graph
  • Current Run Rate: 9.03
CH Gayle*855049170.00
AB de Villiers222221100.00
This Partnership:83 Runs From 50 Balls (R/R: 9.96)

L Balaji*3.303319.43
R Bhatia1.0010010.00

Last Wicket:Kohli, 35 (c:Morgan b:Balaji, Over: 9.1)
Last 5 overs:1 1 . . . 1wd 2 | . . . 1 1 . | . . 6 6nb 4 . 1 | 1 . 6 1 1wd 1 . | . 6 1wd 6
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18th Over
That’s all from here, join us for the second encounter of the day to be played at Pune
Man of the Match: Chris Gayle
Skipper Virat Kohli too chipped in with 35 runs off 27 balls and his team achieved the target with 15 balls to spare and with two points from this game they are on top of the points table.
His innings was full of sixes as he hit nine towering sixes and four boundaries in the process.
all the bowlers of Kolkata Knight Riders suffered from mighty Chris Gayle who smashed unbeaten 85 runs off 50 balls.
Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 8 wickets; Today both the orange & purple caps are with Royal Challenger Bangalore team as skipper Virat Kohli grabbed the Orange cap and his team mate Vinay Kumar honored with Purple Cap, great going, keep it up………
Over 17.3: Balaji to Gayle, SIX, massive hit into the crowd for another six and its all over for home side as they acheived the target with 15 balls to spare
Over 17.2: Balaji to Gayle, wide, far way from off stump, left alone
Over 17.2: Balaji to Gayle, SIX, banged in short, mistimed hit even sailed over fence for six, simply power
Over 17.1: Balaji to Gayle, no run, off cutter, kept low too, played and missed
17th Over
RCB: Requires 10 runs off 18 balls remaining
Over 16.6: Bhatia to de Villiers, no run, firmly driven on up to off side but not found gap. BRC 2/145 (Gayle 73, de Villiers 22)
Over 16.5: Bhatia to Gayle, one run, firm push on front foot to long off
Over 16.4: Bhatia to Gayle, wide, sliding down the leg side, left alone
Over 16.4: Bhatia to de Villiers, one run, driven to long off
Over 16.3: Bhatia to de Villiers, SIX, another slow delivery, hammered straight over bowler's head for six, Majestic!!
Over 16.2: Bhatia to de Villiers, no run, slower one, played and missed
partnership of 61 runs off 43 balls
Over 16.1: Bhatia to Gayle, one run, driven to extra cover
16th Over
Strategic time out
Over 15.6: Kallis to Gayle, one run, thick outside edge to third man. BRC 2/135 (Gayle 71, de Villiers 15)
Over 15.5: Kallis to Gayle, no run, spongy bouncer again, beaten
Over 15.4: Kallis to Gayle, FOUR, cracked over point for boundary
Over 15.3: Kallis to Gayle, (no ball) SIX, off cutter, power packed hit over long on fence for maximum, overstepping too
Over 15.3: Kallis to Gayle, SIX, stand and deliver, ball just sailed over long off fence in fraction of seconds, Stunning!!
Over 15.2: Kallis to Gayle, no run, firmly driven back to bowler, great stop by Kallis
Over 15.1: Kallis to Gayle, no run

Royal Challengers Bangalore: Mayank Agarwal, Chris Gayle, Virat Kohli (c), Abraham de Villiers, Moises Henriques, Kannaur Rahul, Arun Karthik (wk), Vinay Kumar, Jaydev Unadkat, RP Singh, Muttiah Muralitharan

Kolkata Knight Riders: Gautam Gambhir (c), Manvinder Bisla (wk), Jacques Kallis, Manoj Tiwary, Yusuf Pathan, Eoin Morgan, Ryan McLaren, Rajat Bhatia, Pradeep Sangwan, Sunil Narine, Lakshmipathy Balaji

Umpires: Asad Rauf (PAK), Chaudhary, AK (IND)
Third Umpire: Asnani, S (IND)
Match Refree: Boon, DC (AUS)

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