IPL 5: Game 52: PW Vs RR Highlights

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Published: Tuesday, May 8, 2012, 18:00 [IST]
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IPL 5: Game 52: PW Vs RR Highlights

Pune, May 8: Shane Watson's magnificent knock helps Rajasthan register a seven wicket win over hosts Pune Warriors with 22 balls to spare at Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium on Tuesday.

Here are the highlights of Game 52, Pune Warriors Vs Rajasthan Royals 

# Pune Warriors won the toss and elected to bat against Rajasthan Royals

# Warriors added 30 runs for the first wicket

# Ganguly's XI scored 35 runs off the first six overs.

# Sourav Ganguly was dropped on 12 by Shaun Tait off Shane Watson's over

# Warriors lost both their openers for 35 runs, in a span of 4 deliveries

# Warriors reached 100 in 16.1 overs

# Robin Uthappa and Majumdar added 42 runs for the third wicket, highest for Pune Warriors in the match

# Anustup Majumdar top scored for Pune Warriors with 30 runs

# Pune Warriors create record, score only five boundaries in the innings, least in IPL 5

# Only Majumdar managed to score at a strike rate of 150, while others couldn't manage run-a-ball

# On a slow track, both the teams wanted to bat first

# Pune hit 2 sixes in the innings, both came off Majumdar's innings

# Shaun Tait was impressive with his 3/13 off 4 overs which helped Rajasthan restrict Pune to a low score

# Rajasthan need 126 to win from 120 balls

# Shane Watson top scored for Rajasthan Royals with 90 runs off 51 balls

# His innings included 10 boundaries and 4 sixes

# Rajasthan Royals reached fifty in 6.2 overs

# Shane Watson's half century came off 27 balls

# Shane Watson and Ashok Menaria added 50 runs for the third wicket, highest partnership of the match

# Ashish Nehra has been leaking a lot of runs in IPL 5, conceded 33 runs in 3 overs

# Royals reached 100 in 13 overs

# Third fifty partnership between Shane Watson and Menaria came off 41 balls

# Royals reached the target comfortably within 16.2 overs

# Royals register their sixth win in the tournament

# Dravid's XI jump to fourth spot in the points table

# Shaun Tait and Shane Watson shine, as they both deserved the award but Watson was awarded the man of the match award as he claimed a wicket and also scored an unbeaten 90 off 51 balls


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