IPL 2013 Match 46 Highlights: PW Vs RCB

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Updated: Friday, May 3, 2013, 17:41 [IST]
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Pune, May 2: Royal Challengers Bangalore finally won a game outside their home ground M Chinnaswamy Stadium this season as the visitors defeated Pune Warriors by 17 runs in Match 46 of IPL 2013 here at Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium on Thursday night. 

Scorecard; Over-by-over runs

AB de Villiers was outstanding with the bat as he blasted a 23-ball 50 not out including 26 runs in the final over of the innings. De Villiers' assault powered RCB to 187/3 in 20 overs. Chasing 188, Robin Uthappa led the reply with a 45-ball 75, but was not enough. R Vinay Kumar took 3 wickets for 31 in 4 overs. After 4 losses in away games, RCB have a success.

IPL 2013 Match 46 Highlights: PW Vs RCB

Here are the highlights

# RCB stay at second position in Points Table with 14 points. They have won 7 of 11 games

# This was 7th loss for Pune and they remain at the bottom of the table with 4 points

# Robin Uthappa waged a lone battle for Pune. He made a 45-ball 75 with 5 fours and 5 sixes but lacked support from the other end

# At one stage Pune were in the hunt with 45 required off 24. Both Robin and Angelo Mathews were going good at the time

# Mathews fell to R Vinay Kumar in the 18th over and Uthappa was sent back by Murali Kartik in the 18th over swung the game towards RCB

# Kartik took 2 wickets in the 18th over - dismissing Abhishek Nayar and Uthappa

# Pune needed 24 off the last over with 2 wickets left

# Pune hit 9 fours and 11 sixes

# Saurabh Tiwary topscored for RCB with 52 off 45 (2x4, 2x6)

# Tiwary opened the batting with Chris Gayle

# Gayle made run-a-ball 21 and reclaimed the Orange Cap. In today's earlier game, Michael Hussey had taken the Orange Cap

# Gayle now has 505 runs in IPL 6. He is the first batsman to cross 500 this season

# AB de Villiers was superb in the final overs, he raced to his 50 off just 23 balls

# De Villiers hit 6 fours and 2 sixes

# De Villiers hammered Ashok Dinda for 26 runs in the 20th over of the innings. He hit 2 sixes and 3 fours in the final over

# RCB were 30/0 in 6 overs. 50 came in 49 balls and 100 in 79.

# RCB scored 68 runs in final 5 overs

# RCB hit 17 fours and 6 sixes


Story first published:  Thursday, May 2, 2013, 23:33 [IST]
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