Jaipur: A 29 ball 62 from Kevin Pietersen helps Bangalore to thrash Rajasthan Royals by five wickets in the 49th match of IPL 3rd edition here on Wednesday in Jaipur
Rajasthan Royals were restricted to a paltry 130 for six as Pankaj Singh snarred two crucial wickets (2/27) in his quota of 4 Overs.
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In-reply Pietersen smashed 62 off just 29 balls to put Bangalore on course to an easy 5-wkt win with 4.2 overs to spare.
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Pietersen added 60 for the third wicket with Robin Uthappa (26 off 21).
The Royals won the toss but suffered blows at the top of the order, faltered through the middle-overs and were rescued by an unbroken half-century partnership between Adam Voges (28 not out) and Abhishek Raut (32 not out).
An unbroken 58-run stand between Adam Vogues (28 off 27) and Abhishek Raut (32 off 20) lifted them to a half-decent score
Kevin Pietersen was adjudged for Man of the Match, for Karbonn Kamal Katch Award and even for Maximum Number of Sixes.