PHOTOS: Rahane and Tambe take Rajasthan Royals to CLT20 final

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Published: Saturday, October 5, 2013, 0:43 [IST]
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Jaipur, Oct 4: The young and old combination of Ajinkya Rahane and Pravin Tambe took Rajasthan Royals to the final of Champions League 2013.

Highlights; Scorecard; Match Report

Rahane hit a half century as RR posted 159/8 in 20 overs. The 41-year-old Tambe then produced an outstanding spell of bowling to derail CSK's chase. The former champions fell short by 14 runs on Friday night.

Tambe took three wickets for 10 runs in 4 overs with 15 dot balls. This was also RR's 13th consecutive victory at Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur.

RR will now face the winner of second semi-final between Mumbai Indians and Trinidad and Tobago. The final is on October 6 (Sunday) in New Delhi.

Here are the pictures from the first semi-final.


Age is just a number for Pravin Tambe

41-year-old Pravin Tambe (right) rocked Chennai Super Kings with a superb spell of bowling. He took 3 wickets and is now the leading wicket-taker in the tournament with 10 scalps. Here he is seen celebrating Dwayne Bravo's wicket.

Hat-trick of half centuries for Rahane

Ajinkya Rahane plays a shot during his half century knock. He constructed his third successive fifty in CLT20. Today, he made 70.

Time to celebrate

Rahane raises his bat to the crowd after reaching his half century in the first semi-final of CLT20.

Captain Dravid is ecstatic

RR captain Rahul Dravid (centre) is in joyous mood as he joins Pravin Tambe (right) to celebrate a wicket. Also seen is wicketkeeper Dishant Yagnik.

Ashwin almost won it for CSK

R Ashwin plays a shot during his 46-run knock. He took CSK closer but that was not enough. He and Chris Morris had a 73-run partnership for the 8th wicket.

CSK have a wicket

Chennai Super Kings players come together to celebrate a RR wicket.

'The Wall' is breached

RR captain Rahul Dravid is bowled by Chris Morris for just five runs.

Tambe is the star

Pravin Tambe is congratulated by his teammates after he took a wicket.

Hussey is run out

Rajasthan Royals are happy after getting Michael Hussey run out.

Suresh Raina in action

Suresh Raina sweeps during his 29-run knock. He was dismissed by Tambe.

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