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Mumbai Indians invite Royal Challengers Bangalore to bat

Mumbai Indians won the toss and elected to bowl against Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2013 at Chinnaswamy Stadium on Thursday.

Sachin Tendulkar

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Ricky Ponting, Kieron Pollard, Mitchell Johnson and Jacob Oram are the four overseas players for Mumbai Indians.

Chris Gayle, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Muttiah Muralitharan and Daniel Christian are the four overseas players for Bangalore.

Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli said, “I have captained a few games in the previous seasons. I am part of this franchise from the beginning and I am proud to lead them.

“We have a strong side and we have to work hard on the field. We were looking to bowl first. I hope we can turn the tables on Mumbai. Gayle, Dilshan, Christian and Muralitharan are the four overseas players.”

Mumbai Indians captain Ricky Ponting said, “I played a few games in season one and I am looking forward to the sixth season.

“There is a little bit more grass on this deck. The scores are generally high at this venue. The new ball bowlers will look to exploit the conditions.”

Mumbai (Playing XI): Ricky Ponting(c), Sachin Tendulkar, Dinesh Karthik(w), Rohit Sharma, Ambati Rayudu, Jasprit Jasbirsingh Bumrah, Kieron Pollard, Harbhajan Singh, Jacob Oram, Mitchell Johnson, Munaf Patel.

Bangalore (Playing XI): Chris Gayle, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Virat Kohli(c), Mayank Agarwal, Daniel Christian, Arun Karthik(w), Karun Nair, Vinay Kumar, Murali Kartik, Jaidev Unadkat, Muttiah Muralitharan.

Royal Challengers Bangalore elect to field against Deccan Chargers

Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) won the toss and elected to field against Deccan Chargers (DC) in the 71st match of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2012 at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Uppal, Hyderabad.

Chris Gayle

Deccan Chargers vs Royal Challengers Bangalore – Live Score

Royal Challengers Bangalore have retained the same playing XI.

Deccan Chargers captain Kumar Sangakarra returned to the playing XI replacing Chris Lynn.

Royal Challengers Bangalore captain, Virat Kohli, said “It is a really important game for us. It is an all or nothing match for us.

“We have played some good cricket. The matches that we lost affected our net run-rate.

“We will bowl first. We are fielding an unchanged side.”

Deccan Chargers captain, Kumar Sangakkara, said “The guys played well in the last game. The way we bowled and batted was great.

“I would have batted first. We would want to spoil Bangalore’s party.

“I replace Chris Lynn in the team and that is the only change.”

Royal Challengers Bangalore (Playing XI): Tillakaratne Dilshan, Chris Gayle, Virat Kohli(c), Saurabh Tiwary, AB de Villiers(w), Mayank Agarwal, Vinay Kumar, Zaheer Khan, Harshal Patel, Prasanth Parameswaran, Muttiah Muralitharan.

Deccan Chargers (Playing XI): Akshath Reddy, Shikhar Dhawan, Cameron White, Parthiv Patel(w), Kumar Sangakkara(c), Jean-Paul Duminy, Ashish Reddy, Dale Steyn, Amit Mishra, Manpreet Gony, Veer Pratap Singh.

Deccan Chargers vs Royal Challengers Bangalore – Highlights

Highlights of the 71st match of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2012 between Deccan Chargers (DC) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Uppal, Hyderabad.

Deccan Chargers (DC) vs Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) Highlights

Deccan Chargers

  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 – 6.0 (Mandatory – 23 runs, 3 wickets)
  • Deccan Chargers: 50 runs in 10.4 overs (64 balls), Extras 2
  • JP Duminy: 50 off 43 balls (4 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Deccan Chargers: 100 runs in 17.1 overs (103 balls), Extras 5
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 36 balls (JP Duminy 38, PA Patel 13, Ex 3)
  • Innings Break: Deccan Chargers – 132/7 in 20.0 overs (DW Steyn 0)

Royal Challengers Bangalore

  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 – 6.0 (Mandatory – 40 runs, 2 wickets)
  • Royal Challengers Bangalore: 50 runs in 7.1 overs (43 balls), Extras 1
  • SS Tiwary retired hurt on 2* from 40/2 (5.3) to 57/4 (9.5)
  • Royal Challengers Bangalore: 100 runs in 15.5 overs (95 balls), Extras 2

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Deccan Chargers vs Royal Challengers Bangalore – Scorecard

Scorecard of the 71st match of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2012 between Deccan Chargers (DC) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Uppal, Hyderabad.

Deccan Chargers (DC) vs Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) – Scorecard

Deccan Chargers 132/7 (20/20 ov), RCB 123/9 (20.0/20 ov)

Result Deccan Chargers won by 9 runs

Man of the match Dale Steyn

Deccan Chargers (20 overs maximum) R B 4s 6s SR
S Dhawan b Khan 5 4 1 0 125.00
PA Reddy c †de Villiers b Vinay Kumar 7 11 0 0 63.63
KC Sangakkara* c Vinay Kumar b Muralitharan 15 22 1 0 68.18
CL White c Agarwal b Parameswaran 1 5 0 0 20.00
JP Duminy c sub (KP Appanna) b Khan 74 53 4 5 139.62
PA Patel† c Gayle b Vinay Kumar 16 21 1 0 76.19
A Ashish Reddy b Vinay Kumar 4 4 0 0 100.00
DW Steyn not out 0 0 0 0
Extras (b 1, lb 5, w 4) 10
Total (7 wickets; 20 overs) 132 (6.60 runs per over)
Did not bat A Mishra, MS Gony, V Pratap Singh
Fall of wickets 1-6 (Dhawan, 0.6 ov), 2-19 (Reddy, 3.3 ov), 3-20 (White, 4.2 ov), 4-51 (Sangakkara, 11.1 ov), 5-122 (Duminy, 18.5 ov), 6-132 (Patel, 19.5 ov), 7-132 (Ashish Reddy, 19.6 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
Z Khan 4 0 30 2 7.50
R Vinay Kumar 4 0 22 3 5.50 (2w)
P Parameswaran 3 0 12 1 4.00
M Muralitharan 4 0 30 1 7.50 (1w)
HV Patel 4 0 26 0 6.50
TM Dilshan 1 0 6 0 6.00 (1w)

Royal Challengers Bangalore (target: 133 runs from 20 overs) R B 4s 6s SR
CH Gayle b Steyn 27 10 3 2 270.00
TM Dilshan lbw b Steyn 4 12 0 0 33.33
V Kohli* c Gony b Ashish Reddy 42 40 2 2 105.00
SS Tiwary c Sangakkara b Pratap Singh 30 27 1 1 111.11
AB de Villiers† c Duminy b Mishra 4 11 0 0 36.36
MA Agarwal b Mishra 1 2 0 0 50.00
Z Khan b Steyn 0 4 0 0 0.00
R Vinay Kumar c Duminy b Ashish Reddy 7 7 1 0 100.00
HV Patel not out 5 5 0 0 100.00
M Muralitharan c Duminy b Ashish Reddy 0 1 0 0 0.00
P Parameswaran not out 0 1 0 0 0.00
Extras (w 3) 3
Total (9 wickets; 20 overs) 123 (6.15 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-30 (Gayle, 2.5 ov), 2-36 (Dilshan, 4.3 ov), 2-40* (Tiwary, retired not out, 5.3 ov), 3-55 (de Villiers, 9.2 ov), 4-57 (Agarwal, 9.5 ov), 5-103 (Kohli, 15.6 ov), 6-104 (Khan, 16.5 ov), 7-111 (Tiwary, 18.1 ov), 8-120 (Vinay Kumar, 19.2 ov), 9-121 (Muralitharan, 19.4 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DW Steyn 4 0 8 3 2.00
MS Gony 4 0 38 0 9.50 (2w)
V Pratap Singh 4 0 26 1 6.50
A Mishra 4 0 26 2 6.50
A Ashish Reddy 4 0 25 3 6.25 (1w)


Toss Royal Challengers Bangalore won the toss and elected to field

Royal Challengers Bangalore (Playing XI): Tillakaratne Dilshan, Chris Gayle, Virat Kohli(c), Saurabh Tiwary, AB de Villiers(w), Mayank Agarwal, Vinay Kumar, Zaheer Khan, Harshal Patel, Prasanth Parameswaran, Muttiah Muralitharan

Deccan Chargers (Playing XI): Akshath Reddy, Shikhar Dhawan, Cameron White, Parthiv Patel(w), Kumar Sangakkara(c), Jean-Paul Duminy, Ashish Reddy, Dale Steyn, Amit Mishra, Manpreet Gony, Veer Pratap Singh

Umpires S Ravi and SJA Taufel

TV umpire JD Cloete

Match referee AJ Pycroft

Reserve umpire KN Ananthapadmanabhan

Delhi Daredevils invite Royal Challengers Bangalore to bat

Delhi Daredevils (DD) won the toss and elected to field against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in the 67th match of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2012 at Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi.

Chris Gayle

Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi Daredevils – Live Score

Mahela Jayawardene is leading Delhi Daredevils in place of an unfit Virender Sehwag.

Unmukt Chand and Andre Russell replace Sehwag and Morne Morkel respectively.

Royal Challengers Bangalore have brought in Prashanth Parameshwaram for KP Appanna.

Royal Challengers Bangalore captain, Virat Kohli, said “Nice result for us (CSK losing) but we’re concentrating on our game.

“We love the Delhi atmosphere, it’s always good to play here. Good pitch too, looking forward to play here.

“I would have bowled first. We have to win both our games and don’t want to rely on other results.

“Appanna goes out and Parameswaran comes in.”

Delhi Daredevils captain, Mahela Jayawardene, said “It’s about pride and trying to improve our games.

“This is the last game at home so we want to go out on a winning note.

“Delhi crowd have been amazing, they have helped us win a couple of close games as well.

“We’ve chased pretty well so we’ll try and do that again. Hard to know what a good score is, this is a small ground and a good wicket.

“Unmukt Chand replaces Sehwag and Russell replaces Morne Morkel.”

Royal Challengers Bangalore (Playing XI): Tillakaratne Dilshan, Chris Gayle, Virat Kohli(c), Saurabh Tiwary, AB de Villiers(w), Mayank Agarwal, Vinay Kumar, Zaheer Khan, Harshal Patel, Prasanth Parameswaran, Muttiah Muralitharan.

Delhi Daredevils (Playing XI): David Warner, Unmukt Chand, Mahela Jayawardene(c), Ross Taylor, Naman Ojha(w), Venugopal Rao, Andre Russell, Irfan Pathan, Pawan Negi, Varun Aaron, Umesh Yadav.

Delhi Daredevils vs Royal Challengers Bangalore – Highlights

Highlights of the 67th match of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2012 between Delhi Daredevils (DD) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) at Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi.

Delhi Daredevils (DD) vs Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) Highlights

Royal Challengers Bangalore

  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 – 6.0 (Mandatory – 42 runs, 1 wicket)
  • Royal Challengers Bangalore: 50 runs in 6.5 overs (42 balls), Extras 2
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 33 balls (CH Gayle 24, V Kohli 25, Ex 2)
  • Royal Challengers Bangalore: 100 runs in 12.2 overs (75 balls), Extras 2
  • CH Gayle: 50 off 37 balls (6 x 4, 3 x 6)
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 68 balls (CH Gayle 65, V Kohli 38, Ex 2)
  • Royal Challengers Bangalore: 150 runs in 15.3 overs (94 balls), Extras 2
  • CH Gayle: 100 off 53 balls (7 x 4, 9 x 6)
  • 2nd Wicket: 150 runs in 85 balls (CH Gayle 99, V Kohli 49, Ex 2)
  • V Kohli: 50 off 41 balls (6 x 4)
  • Royal Challengers Bangalore: 200 runs in 18.5 overs (115 balls), Extras 4
  • 2nd Wicket: 200 runs in 106 balls (CH Gayle 127, V Kohli 69, Ex 4)
  • Innings Break: Royal Challengers Bangalore – 215/1 in 20.0 overs (CH Gayle 128, V Kohli 73)

Delhi Daredevils

  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 – 6.0 (Mandatory – 51 runs, 2 wickets)
  • Delhi Daredevils: 50 runs in 5.4 overs (34 balls), Extras 1
  • Delhi Daredevils: 100 runs in 10.4 overs (64 balls), Extras 1
  • LRPL Taylor: 50 off 22 balls (6 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Delhi Daredevils: 150 runs in 15.3 overs (93 balls), Extras 5

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Delhi Daredevils vs Royal Challengers Bangalore – Scorecard

Scorecard of the 67th match of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2012 between Delhi Daredevils (DD) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) at Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi.

Delhi Daredevils (DD) vs Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) – Scorecard

RCB 215/1 (20/20 ov), Delhi Daredevils 194/9 (20.0/20 ov)

Result Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 21 runs

Man of the match Chris Gayle

Royal Challengers Bangalore (20 overs maximum) R B 4s 6s SR
CH Gayle not out 128 62 7 13 206.45
TM Dilshan c Pathan b Aaron 10 7 2 0 142.85
V Kohli* not out 73 53 9 1 137.73
Extras (w 2, nb 2) 4
Total (1 wicket; 20 overs) 215 (10.75 runs per over)
Did not bat AB de Villiers†, SS Tiwary, MA Agarwal, R Vinay Kumar, Z Khan, HV Patel, P Parameswaran, M Muralitharan
Fall of wickets 1-11 (Dilshan, 2.2 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
IK Pathan 4 0 44 0 11.00
UT Yadav 4 1 42 0 10.50 (1nb, 1w)
VR Aaron 4 0 38 1 9.50 (1w)
AD Russell 4 0 41 0 10.25 (1nb)
P Negi 3 0 37 0 12.33
Y Venugopal Rao 1 0 13 0 13.00

Delhi Daredevils (target: 216 runs from 20 overs) R B 4s 6s SR
U Chand c Patel b Vinay Kumar 18 10 2 1 180.00
DA Warner c Vinay Kumar b Khan 15 9 2 1 166.66
Y Venugopal Rao c Patel b Muralitharan 36 24 4 1 150.00
DPMD Jayawardene* c †de Villiers b Parameswaran 9 14 0 0 64.28
LRPL Taylor c Agarwal b Vinay Kumar 55 26 7 2 211.53
NV Ojha† c Tiwary b Khan 13 12 1 0 108.33
AD Russell c Kohli b Parameswaran 31 15 1 3 206.66
IK Pathan c Dilshan b Khan 4 4 0 0 100.00
P Negi not out 6 4 1 0 150.00
UT Yadav c Tiwary b Parameswaran 0 2 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 3, w 4) 7
Total (9 wickets; 20 overs) 194 (9.70 runs per over)
Did not bat VR Aaron
Fall of wickets 1-17 (Warner, 1.4 ov), 2-45 (Chand, 4.2 ov), 3-69 (Jayawardene, 8.1 ov), 4-107 (Venugopal Rao, 11.3 ov), 5-151 (Ojha, 15.4 ov), 6-159 (Taylor, 16.2 ov), 7-171 (Pathan, 17.5 ov), 8-192 (Russell, 19.3 ov), 9-194 (Yadav, 19.6 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
TM Dilshan 1 0 11 0 11.00 (1w)
Z Khan 4 0 38 3 9.50
R Vinay Kumar 4 0 35 2 8.75 (1w)
HV Patel 4 0 33 0 8.25
M Muralitharan 4 0 44 1 11.00 (1w)
P Parameswaran 3 0 30 3 10.00 (1w)


Toss Delhi Daredevils won the toss and elected to field

Royal Challengers Bangalore (Playing XI): Tillakaratne Dilshan, Chris Gayle, Virat Kohli(c), Saurabh Tiwary, AB de Villiers(w), Mayank Agarwal, Vinay Kumar, Zaheer Khan, Harshal Patel, Prasanth Parameswaran, Muttiah Muralitharan

Delhi Daredevils (Playing XI): David Warner, Unmukt Chand, Mahela Jayawardene(c), Ross Taylor, Naman Ojha(w), Venugopal Rao, Andre Russell, Irfan Pathan, Pawan Negi, Varun Aaron, Umesh Yadav

Umpires HDPK Dharmasena and SS Shamsuddin

TV umpire BNJ Oxenford

Match referee AJ Pycroft

Reserve umpire R Risodkar

Chennai Super Kings elect to bowl against Kolkata Knight Riders

Chennai Super Kings (CSK) won the toss and elected to field against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in the 63rd match of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2012 at Eden Gardens, Kolkata.

Suresh Raina

Kolkata Knight Riders vs Chennai Super Kings – Live Score

Kolkata Knight Riders have made three changes to their playing eleven.

Brendon McCullum and Marchant de Lange are back in place of Shakib-al-Hasan and Brett Lee.

Lakshmipathy Balaji has been included in place of Manvinder Bisla.

Chennai Super Kings have included du Plessis in place of Albie Morkel

Kolkata Knight Riders (Playing XI): Gautam Gambhir(c), Brendon McCullum(w), Jacques Kallis, Manoj Tiwary, Yusuf Pathan, Debabrata Das, Laxmi Shukla, Rajat Bhatia, Lakshmipathy Balaji, Sunil Narine, Marchant de Lange.

Chennai Super Kings (Playing XI): Murali Vijay, Michael Hussey, Suresh Raina, Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, MS Dhoni(w/c), Faf du Plessis, Srikkanth Anirudha, Ravichandran Ashwin, Shadab Jakati, Ben Hilfenhaus.

Kolkata Knight Riders vs Chennai Super Kings – Highlights

Highlights of the 63rd match of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2012 between Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Chennai Super Kings (CSK) at Eden Gardens, Kolkata.

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) vs Chennai Super Kings (CSK) – Highlights

  • Kolkata Knight Riders powerplay 1: overs 1 to 6 (50/0)
  • Chennai Super Kings powerplay 1: overs 1 to 6 (51/0)
  • Kolkata Knight Riders innings: 50 in 5.3 overs
  • Kolkata Knight Riders innings: 100 in 11.5 overs
  • Kolkata Knight Riders innings: 150 in 19.1 overs
  • Chennai Super Kings innings: 50 in 5.6 overs
  • Chennai Super Kings innings: 100 in 11.3 overs
  • Chennai Super Kings innings: 150 in 18.6 overs
  • G Gambhir 50 in 31 balls with 5 fours and 3 sixes
  • MEK Hussey 50 in 35 balls with 3 fours and 4 sixes
  • G Gambhir (36) and BB McCullum (13) added 50 in 33 balls for the Kolkata Knight Riders 1st wicket
  • MEK Hussey (24) and M Vijay (26) added 50 in 36 balls for the Chennai Super Kings 1st wicket

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Kolkata Knight Riders vs Chennai Super Kings – Scorecard

Scorecard of the 63rd match of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2012 between Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Chennai Super Kings (CSK) at Eden Gardens, Kolkata.

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) vs Chennai Super Kings (CSK) – Scorecard

Kolkata Knight Riders 158/6 (20/20 ov), Chennai Super Kings 160/5 (20.0/20 ov)

Result Chennai Super Kings won by 5 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)

Man of the match Michael Hussey

Kolkata Knight Riders (20 overs maximum) R B 4s 6s SR
G Gambhir* b Jakati 62 43 6 3 144.18
BB McCullum† run out (Anirudha/†Dhoni) 37 29 4 1 127.58
JH Kallis c Ashwin b Jakati 4 9 0 0 44.44
MK Tiwary c Bravo b Jadeja 12 14 1 0 85.71
YK Pathan c Bravo b Ashwin 11 8 0 1 137.50
DB Das not out 19 10 2 1 190.00
LR Shukla c Raina b Hilfenhaus 9 6 0 1 150.00
R Bhatia not out 1 1 0 0 100.00
Extras (lb 2, w 1) 3
Total (6 wickets; 20 overs) 158 (7.90 runs per over)
Did not bat SP Narine, L Balaji, M de Lange
Fall of wickets 1-99 (McCullum, 11.3 ov), 2-100 (Gambhir, 12.1 ov), 3-111 (Kallis, 14.4 ov), 4-127 (Pathan, 16.6 ov), 5-128 (Tiwary, 17.2 ov), 6-156 (Shukla, 19.3 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
SB Jakati 4 0 26 2 6.50
BW Hilfenhaus 3 0 26 1 8.66
R Ashwin 4 0 26 1 6.50
SK Raina 2 0 17 0 8.50
RA Jadeja 4 0 39 1 9.75
DJ Bravo 3 0 22 0 7.33 (1w)

Chennai Super Kings (target: 159 runs from 20 overs) R B 4s 6s SR
MEK Hussey c Bhatia b Narine 56 39 4 4 143.58
M Vijay b Narine 36 25 5 1 144.00
SK Raina run out (Bhatia) 8 10 1 0 80.00
F du Plessis c Tiwary b Bhatia 13 16 0 0 81.25
MS Dhoni*† b Bhatia 28 21 3 1 133.33
DJ Bravo not out 11 7 0 1 157.14
RA Jadeja not out 3 2 0 0 150.00
Extras (lb 4, w 1) 5
Total (5 wickets; 20 overs) 160 (8.00 runs per over)
Did not bat S Anirudha, R Ashwin, BW Hilfenhaus, SB Jakati
Fall of wickets 1-97 (Hussey, 10.2 ov), 2-97 (Vijay, 10.4 ov), 3-110 (Raina, 13.2 ov), 4-127 (du Plessis, 17.1 ov), 5-151 (Dhoni, 19.2 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
M de Lange 3 0 37 0 12.33
L Balaji 4 0 33 0 8.25 (1w)
SP Narine 4 0 14 2 3.50
JH Kallis 3 0 25 0 8.33
R Bhatia 4 0 33 2 8.25
YK Pathan 2 0 14 0 7.00


Toss Chennai Super Kings won the toss and elected to field

Kolkata Knight Riders (Playing XI): Gautam Gambhir(c), Brendon McCullum(w), Jacques Kallis, Manoj Tiwary, Yusuf Pathan, Debabrata Das, Laxmi Shukla, Rajat Bhatia, Lakshmipathy Balaji, Sunil Narine, Marchant de Lange

Chennai Super Kings (Playing XI): Murali Vijay, Michael Hussey, Suresh Raina, Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, MS Dhoni(w/c), Faf du Plessis, Srikkanth Anirudha, Ravichandran Ashwin, Shadab Jakati, Ben Hilfenhaus

Umpires JD Cloete and SJA Taufel

TV umpire S Ravi

Match referee Raju Mukherjee

Reserve umpire AS Pathania