By CricketCountry Staff
Pune: May 8, 2012
Rajasthan Royals (RR) need 126 to win after restricting Pune Warriors India (PWI) in the 52nd match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2012.
Rajasthan bowlers put on a disciplined effort at as Pune kept losing wickets at regular intervals.
Earlier Pune won the toss and made a steady start, however skipper Sourav Ganguly was dismissed in the sixth over of the match by Shaun Tait.
The next over Australian skipper Michael Clarke was dismissed by Stuart Binny.
Anustup Majumdar provided Pune some hopes as he hit two sixes in over. However he was bowled by Johan Botha later.
Majumdar replaced Manish Pandey, whereas Ashok Dinda was ruled out due to injury and Ashish Nehra came in for the in the match for Pune in place of him.
Brief Score: PWI 125 for 6 in 20 overs (Anustup Majumdar 30, Steven Smith 18; Shaun Tait 3 for 13, Johan Botha 1 for 25) vs RR