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  • Rajasthan Royals vs Otago Volts - Match 18

    October 2, 2013, 12:30AM AET Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur

    Match Status: Completed
    Rajasthan Royals won by 4 wickets

  • Rajasthan Royals 6/ 142 (19.1)
  • Otago Volts 7/ 139 (20.0)
  • Rajasthan Royals won the toss and elected to bowl
  • Graph
  • Current Run Rate: 7.41
BatsmenRB4s6sS/R
BJ Hodge*522353226.09
KK Cooper8420200.00
This Partnership:12 Runs From 5 Balls (R/R: 14.40)

BowlersOMRWEcon
IG Butler*3.1037011.68
N Wagner4.003328.25

Last 5 overs:
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20th Over
That wraps up tonight's coverage, join us tomorrow for the final two group games of the 2013 CLT20 from Delhi.
Man of the Match is Rahul Shukla for his spell of 3/23 from 4 overs.
Rajasthan Royals have qualified top of the group and will get a semi-final on their home ground here in Jaipur. Otago's fate now lies with the result of the match between Mumbai Indians and Perth Scorchers tomorrow.
Hodge brings up his match-winning half century with that final blow, and gives the Royals victory by 4 wickets with 5 balls remaining.
Over 19.1: Butler to Hodge, FOUR, full ball smashed to the cover boundary and its all over!
19th Over
Over 18.6: Wagner to Cooper, FOUR, swings hard outside off stump, thick outside edge flies through gully and past the fielder at short third man, gets four. 2 runs required.. RAJ 6/138 (Hodge 48, Cooper 8)
Over 18.5: Wagner to Cooper, no run, low full toss, mistimed stroke back down the pitch and the bowler fields
Over 18.4: Wagner to Cooper, no run, big swing outside the off stump and he plays and misses
Over 18.3: Wagner to Cooper, FOUR, attempted Yorker but its full outside off stump and he drives it through the off side for four
Over 18.2: Wagner to Faulkner, no run, OUT, fires in a Yorker and it cleans up his stumps! Still some life for Otago. RAJ 6/130
Over 18.1: Wagner to Faulkner, no run, backs away, Wagner fires it full and wide of the off stump and he doesn't lay bat on ball
18th Over
Over 17.6: Butler to Hodge, FOUR, short ball pulled away to the vacant boundary at fine leg. RAJ 5/130 (Hodge 48, Faulkner 2)
Over 17.5: Butler to Hodge, SIX, low full toss, Hodge stays back and connects sweetly with a big heave over mid wicket!
Over 17.4: Butler to Faulkner, one run, guided to point for a quick single, could have been a run out chance but Rutherford misfields
Over 17.3: Butler to Hodge, one run, good full length ball and he swings hard and toes it to long on
Over 17.2: Butler to Faulkner, one run, guides a ball from middle stump down to third man
Over 17.1: Butler to Hodge, one run, advances and drives hard, good diving save at extra cover
17th Over
Over 16.6: Neesham to Rahane, no run, OUT, low full toss and he punches straight but hits it head height to mid off. RAJ 5/116 (Rahane 52, Hodge 36)
Over 16.5: Neesham to Hodge, one run, digs out a Yorker forward of point
Over 16.4: Neesham to Hodge, two runs, big slog again and slices it over point, the ball is fielded out in the deep
Over 16.3: Neesham to Hodge, SIX, launches a full ball high over long on, the fielder sets himself but the ball sails over his head!
Over 16.2: Neesham to Rahane, one run, cuts to deep point
Over 16.1: Neesham to Rahane, no run, advances and drags the ball to mid on
16th Over
Over 15.6: McMillan to Hodge, no run, full ball defended back to the bowler. RAJ 4/106 (Rahane 51, Hodge 27)
Over 15.5: McMillan to Hodge, FOUR, full toss this time and smashed again to the cover boundary
Over 15.4: McMillan to Hodge, two runs, cuts hard forward of point for a couple more
Over 15.3: McMillan to Hodge, SIX, short wide ball slashed hard over backward point and over the boundary!
Over 15.2: McMillan to Hodge, no run, beats the edge as he slashes outside the off stump
Over 15.1: McMillan to Rahane, one run, swings hard and drags it to long on for a single
15th Over
Over 14.6: Wagner to Rahane, one run, defended to point, irresponsible throw at the stumps concedes an over-throw, and gives Rahane his half century. RAJ 4/93 (Rahane 50, Hodge 15)
Over 14.5: Wagner to Hodge, one run, drops it to the off side for a quick single
Over 14.4: Wagner to Hodge, FOUR, slower ball and he tries to cross bat it to the leg side, gets a top edge that lobs over the keeper and has enough pace to reach the boundary
Over 14.3: Wagner to Hodge, two runs, works a short ball to the edge of the mid wicket circle and they scramble for two as all the leg side field is back on the ropes
Over 14.2: Wagner to Hodge, FOUR, backs away and slashes it hard and flat over backward point
Over 14.1: Wagner to Rahane, one run, firmly driven to mid off on the edge of the circle
14th Over
Over 13.6: Butler to Rahane, one run, works to mid wicket for a single. RAJ 4/80 (Rahane 48, Hodge 4)
Over 13.5: Butler to Rahane, two runs, full ball lofted high and hard over point, Neesham saves the ball as it bounces just inside the rope and he knocks it back
Over 13.4: Butler to Rahane, no run, firm back foot punch, but straight to short cover
Over 13.3: Butler to Rahane, no run, works the ball off the back foot to mid wicket
Over 13.2: Butler to Hodge, one run, works it off his pads down to fine leg
Over 13.1: Butler to Hodge, wide, very short and wide down the leg side
Over 13.1: Butler to Hodge, no run, defended from the crease and plays it to point
13th Over
Over 12.6: Wagner to Rahane, no run, nicely timed drive but hits it straight to short cover. RAJ 4/75 (Rahane 45, Hodge 3)
Over 12.5: Wagner to Hodge, one run, pulls a short ball, mis-times it wide of mid on for a single
Over 12.4: Wagner to Hodge, no run, defended to the off side
Over 12.3: Wagner to Hodge, two runs, nicely timed cover drive is fielded out in the deep
Over 12.2: Wagner to Hodge, no run, lets it go wide of the off stump
Over 12.1: Wagner to Binny, no run, OUT, full and wide ball, big cover drive gets a thick edge to slip, skipper Brendon McCullum takes a sharp catch in front of his eyes. RAJ 4/72
12th Over
Over 11.6: Neesham to Rahane, no run, pushes a good length ball to point, Otago squeezing some pressure here on the Royals batting line up. RAJ 3/72 (Rahane 45, Binny 1)
Over 11.5: Neesham to Rahane, no run, full length ball defended to mid on
Over 11.4: Neesham to Binny, one run, guided to third man off the back foot
Over 11.3: Neesham to Watson, no run, OUT, fends at a short ball and edges it behind, de Boorder moves well to his right and snares it in both hands, very sharp work. RAJ 3/71
Over 11.2: Neesham to Rahane, one run, short ball defended off the back foot to point for a quick single
Over 11.1: Neesham to Watson, one run, drives hard, gets a thick outside edge to third man
11th Over
Over 10.6: Beard to Watson, one run, works it to mid wicket for a single. RAJ 2/69 (Rahane 44, Watson 1)
Over 10.5: Beard to Watson, no run, drives very hard back at the bowler and he stops it with his foot
Over 10.4: Beard to Watson, no run, pushes straight to short cover
Over 10.3: Beard to Watson, no run, defended back down the wicket
Over 10.2: Beard to Rahane, one run, works a single to long on
Over 10.1: Beard to Rahane, no run, punches to extra cover
10th Over
Over 9.6: Neesham to Watson, no run, nicely timed drive to mid off. RAJ 2/67 (Rahane 43, Watson 0)
Over 9.5: Neesham to Watson, no run, defends a good length ball to the off side
Over 9.4: Neesham to Watson, no run, drives a full ball to mid on
Over 9.3: Neesham to Samson, no run, OUT, looks to push through the off side and he chops the ball back on to his stumps. RAJ 2/67
Over 9.2: Neesham to Rahane, one run, pushes a single wide of mid off
Over 9.1: Neesham to Rahane, FOUR, advances and swings hard at a ball with plenty width and slashes it to the boundary behind point
9th Over
Over 8.6: Beard to Samson, no run, pushes towards mid on but its well stopped by the mid wicket fielder. RAJ 1/62 (Rahane 38, Samson 5)
Over 8.5: Beard to Samson, FOUR, smashes it this time and sends it to the vacant extra cover boundary
Over 8.4: Beard to Rahane, one run, driven out to deep cover
Over 8.3: Beard to Rahane, two runs, works to mid wicket and this time they get back for a second run
Over 8.2: Beard to Samson, one run, pushes a single to long on
Over 8.1: Beard to Rahane, one run, works it to mid wicket for a single
8th Over
Over 7.6: McMillan to Samson, no run, bottom edges a pull shot to the fielder at mid on. RAJ 1/53 (Rahane 34, Samson 0)
Over 7.5: McMillan to Samson, no run, fends off the back foot to point
Over 7.4: McMillan to Rahane, one run, pulls along the ground to deep backward square leg
Over 7.3: McMillan to Rahane, wide, too wide outside the off stump
Over 7.3: McMillan to Rahane, two runs, plays a nice lofted shot back down the ground, mis-timed off the toe of the bat and its dragged in by the fielder
Over 7.2: McMillan to Rahane, no run, attempted late cut, bottom edge into the turf pops up to the keeper
Over 7.1: McMillan to Rahane, no run, plays and misses a cut shot wide of the off stump
7th Over
Over 6.6: Beard to Samson, no run, pushes a full ball back to the bowler. RAJ 1/49 (Rahane 31, Samson 0)
Over 6.5: Beard to Samson, no run, defends back to the bowler
Over 6.4: Beard to Dravid, no run, OUT, deceived in flight and slices the ball up to point, Nathan McCullum runs back and jumps to take a smart catch over his head. RAJ 1/49
Over 6.3: Beard to Rahane, one run, works it to the gap at mid wicket
Over 6.2: Beard to Rahane, FOUR, skips down and lofts the ball over extra cover, fielded just inside the rope, but the back leg was in fact touching the rope, four runs
Over 6.1: Beard to Dravid, one run, works a single to deep mid wicket
6th Over
Over 5.6: Neesham to Dravid, one run, backs away, edges on to his pads and they get a quick single to the off side. RAJ 0/43 (Dravid 9, Rahane 26)
Over 5.5: Neesham to Rahane, one run, plays the ball to the off side for a quick single
Over 5.4: Neesham to Dravid, one run, attempted pull shot, drags a bottom edge on to his leg and it rolls to point
Over 5.3: Neesham to Dravid, no run, drives a full ball off the toe of the bat to mid off
Over 5.2: Neesham to Rahane, one run, guided down to third man
Over 5.1: Neesham to Rahane, no run, defended to mid on
5th Over
Over 4.6: Beard to Rahane, one run, works a single to long on. RAJ 0/39 (Dravid 7, Rahane 24)
Over 4.5: Beard to Dravid, one run, leans forward and works it to the empty leg side
Over 4.4: Beard to Rahane, one run, short length, mis-timed pull shot to long on
Over 4.3: Beard to Dravid, one run, clips a short length ball off his hip to deep square leg
Over 4.2: Beard to Rahane, one run, goes back and works a single to long on
Over 4.1: Beard to Rahane, no run, fired in to leg stump and struck on the pad
Over 4.1: Beard to Rahane, wide, down the leg side
4th Over
Over 3.6: McMillan to Dravid, no run, defends a good length ball to mid on. RAJ 0/33 (Dravid 5, Rahane 21)
Over 3.5: McMillan to Dravid, no run, drives a full ball straight to mid on
Over 3.4: McMillan to Rahane, one run, driven nicely back past the stumps, mid on gets across to field
Over 3.3: McMillan to Rahane, no run, punched off the back foot to cover point
Over 3.2: McMillan to Dravid, one run, short wide ball cut very hard down to third man
Over 3.1: McMillan to Dravid, no run, jams down and keeps a full ball out to the leg side
3rd Over
Over 2.6: Wagner to Rahane, no run, defends back down the wicket. RAJ 0/31 (Dravid 4, Rahane 20)
Over 2.5: Wagner to Rahane, FOUR, full outside off stump and smashed away to the cover boundary again!
Over 2.4: Wagner to Rahane, no run, firm defensive push to cover point
Over 2.3: Wagner to Rahane, no run, defends a good length ball back to the bowler
Over 2.2: Wagner to Rahane, FOUR, strides forward and plays a perfect cover drive, glorious stroke
Over 2.1: Wagner to Dravid, one run, defends and gets an outside edge to third man
2nd Over
Over 1.6: McMillan to Rahane, no run, good length ball defended back to the bowler. RAJ 0/22 (Dravid 3, Rahane 12)
Over 1.5: McMillan to Rahane, no run, lets it go outside off
Over 1.4: McMillan to Rahane, FOUR, angled in to leg stump and he works it around the corner, fine leg is up in the circle and is beaten
Over 1.3: McMillan to Dravid, three runs, guides the ball nicely in the gap at cover point
Over 1.2: McMillan to Dravid, no run, beats the edge as he attempts to cut
Over 1.1: McMillan to Dravid, no run, inswinger is clipped to the fielder at short mid wicket
1st Over
Over 0.6: Butler to Rahane, FOUR, glorious back foot punch races away to the boundary behind point. RAJ 0/15 (Dravid 0, Rahane 8)
Over 0.5: Butler to Rahane, wide, pushes another one down the leg side
Over 0.5: Butler to Rahane, no run, let go outside the off stump
Over 0.4: Butler to Rahane, five wides, slips in his bowling stride, and sprays it wildly down the leg side and the keeper has no chance
Over 0.4: Butler to Rahane, no run, plays off the back foot to cover point
Over 0.3: Butler to Rahane, FOUR, given width and he cuts it hard to the point boundary
Over 0.2: Butler to Dravid, leg bye, glances off the pad and the fielder at short fine leg dives and keeps it to one
Over 0.1: Butler to Dravid, no run, defended to cover off the back foot

Rajasthan Royals: Rahul Dravid (c), Ajinkya Rahane, Sanju Samson (wk), Shane Watson, Stuart Binny, Bradley Hodge, Ashok Menaria, James Faulkner, Kevon Cooper, Rahul Shukla, Pravin Tambe

Otago Volts: Hamish Rutherford, Neil Broom, Brendon McCullum (c), Ryan ten Doeschate, Jimmy Neesham, Nathan McCullum, Derek de Boorder (wk), Ian Butler, Neil Wagner, Nick Beard, James McMillan


Umpires: Illingworth, RK (ENG), Reiffel, PR (AUS)
Third Umpire: Chaudhary, AK (IND)
Match Refree: Madugalle, RS (SLA)

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