IPL 2013 Match 50 Highlights: RR Vs PW

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Updated: Monday, May 6, 2013, 16:00 [IST]
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Jaipur, May 5: Half centuries from captain Rahul Dravid, Ajinkya Rahane and a superb 13-ball 32 not out by Stuart Binny helped Rajasthan Royals edge Pune Warriors by 5 wickets in the final over here at Sawai Mansingh Stadium on Sunday night. This was RR's sixth win in a row at home.

Scorecard; Overy-by-over runs

Chasing 179, Dravid and Rahane laid a solid platform with a 98-run stand. In the final overs, it was Binny's innings under pressure that clinched the game with 1 ball to spare.

IPL 2013 Match 50 Highlights: RR Vs PW

Here are the highlights

# RR needed 5 to win in final over. After a single off the first ball, Wayne Parnell dismissed Sanju Samson on the second ball. On the third ball, new man James Faulkner took 2 runs and a single in the next ball to tie the game

# With just 1 run to win off 2 balls, Stuart Binny finished a thriller with a boundary. Binny played a super knock under pressure

# RR required 29 off 18 balls with 7 wickets remaining

# RR continued their domination at home, as they won 6th consecutive game this season

# With 14 points, RR are in 4th position in Points Table

# Pune lost their 7th match in a row

# Binny was 32 not out off 13 with 2 fours and 2 sixes

# Rahul Dravid, opening the batting, hit his 10th IPL half century

# Captain Dravid made 58 off 40 with 9 fours and 1 six

# Ajinkya Rahane scored 67 off 48 with 6 fours and 2 sixes

# Dravid-Rahane put on 98 for first wicket in 11.5 overs

# For Pune, Parnell was the most  impressive bowler with 3/27 in 3.5 overs

# Robin Uthappa was the highest scorer for Pune with 54 off 41 balls with 8 fours and 1 six

# Pune captain Aaron Finch made 45 off 32 with 7 fours

# Mitchell Marsh smashed a 21-ball 35 not out with 2 fours and 3 sixes

# Thanks to Marsh's late flourish, Pune scored 53 in final 5 overs

# Finch-Uthappa opening wicket partnership yielded 97 runs in 10.5 overs

# Pune hit 20 fours and 5 sixes

# James Faulkner, Kevon Cooper and Siddharth Trivedi took 1 wicket each for RR

# After 6 overs, Pune were 61/0. 50 came in 30 balls and 100 in 71. 150 in 108


Story first published:  Sunday, May 5, 2013, 23:10 [IST]
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