Port Elizabeth: Delhi bowlers restricted Bangalore Royal Challengers to 149/7 in twenty overs in the 14th match of the IPL at St George's Park.
Bangalore were off to a shaky start after they lost Kallis in the first ball of the innings. Bangalore received another setback when they lost Robbin Uthappa(3) in the very next over.
Challengers Kevin Pietersen (37)played a good innings and it was his innings that gave some flesh to Challengers score. Taylor also gave good to his captain by scoring 31 runs. Pietersen hit 2 sixes and 2 fours in his 37-run knock that came off 25 balls and added 62 runs for with Ross Taylor the third wicket before going for a switch-hit off Daniel Vettori and was clean bowled.
Bangalore Royal Challengers are missing Rahul Dravid as he is returned to India for the birth of his second child.