CLT20 2013 Match 1 Highlights: Rajasthan Royals Vs Mumbai Indians

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Updated: Sunday, September 22, 2013, 0:13 [IST]
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Jaipur, Sep 21: Vikramjeet Malik and Sanju Samson piloted Rajasthan Royals to a 7-wicket victory over Mumbai Indians in the opening match of the Champions League 2013 here on Saturday at Sawai Mansingh Stadium.

Match PhotosScorecard; Over-by-over runs

Malik took three wickets while Samson scored a half century to give the home team a win in their CLT20 debut. RR successfully chased 143.

CLT20 Match 1 Highlights: RR Vs MI

Here are the highlights

Sixes: MI: 5; RR: 4

Fours: MI: 14; RR: 14

Top scores: MI: Rohit Sharma 44 (37 balls, 3x4, 2x6); RR: Sanju Samson 54 (47 balls, 8x4)

Highest wickets: RR: Vikramjeet Malik 3/24 in 4 overs; MI: 1 wicket each for Nathan Coulter-Nile, Rishi Dhawan and Kieron Pollard

# RR won in the final over with two balls to spare. Chasing 143, they scored 148/3 in 19.4 overs

# Stuart Binny hit a six off Nathan Coulter-Nile to end the game

# RR maintained their unbeaten run at home. They had won all 8 matches in this year's IPL

# This was RR's debut match in CLT20

# Sanju Samson was the top scorer in the match with 54

# Samson was lucky to be given not out by umpire Rod Tucker off Mitchell Johnson when he was caught plumb in front of the stumps

# Samson, 18, is the youngest to score a half century in CLT20

# Rahul Dravid, who will quit T20s after CLT20, was out for just 1 run

# IPL 6 champions MI scored 142/7 in 20 overs (Run rate 7.10). They scored 55 in final five overs

# Right-arm paceman Vikramjeet Malik was the highest wicket-taker for RR with 3/24 in 4 overs

# The first ball of the match was hit for a four by MI opener Dwayne Smith off Ashok Menaria

# Sachin Tendulkar, playing his final T20 tournament, fell for 15 off 17 with 3 fours

# Tendulkar made a comeback to MI side after he missed the later part of this year's Indian Premier League (IPL 6) including the final due to injury

# Tendulkar's last match for MI before today was on May 13 against Sunrisers Hyderabad during which he injured his hand and had to retire hurt

# Lasith Malinga is not part of MI squad for CLT20 as he is ruled out due to injury

# At the end of six overs, MI were 31/2. After 10 overs they were 53/4 and 87/4 in 15

# First six of MI innings was scored by captain Rohit Sharma. It came on the last ball of the 13th over

# MI were struggling at 43/4 in 8.1 overs

# Rohit and Kieron Pollard had a 52-run partnership for the 5th wicket

# Rohit made 44 off 37 with 3 fours and 2 sixes. He was the top scorer for MI

# Pollard hit 42 off 36 (4x4, 2x6). He was dismissed on the first ball of final over


Story first published:  Saturday, September 21, 2013, 22:35 [IST]
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