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Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians, 5th T20 Match, IPL 2014

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Bangalore won by 7 wkts | Royal Challengers Bangalore Vs Mumbai Indians Live Score, 5th T20 Match

It was touted to be a big ticket game, but Bangalore were all over a hapless Mumbai outfit. The second match of the day will begin in a while. Change tabs and join us for all the action. For now, cheers and bye..
Parthiv: 'We can express ourselves in this batting line-up. I always enjoy opening the batting in all forms of the game, both for my state as well as when I played for India. Hope to do well in this form as well. We can always play shots knowing the strength of our batting.'
Parthiv Patel is the MoM
Kohli: 'It is a lovely feeling, two wins and on top of the table for now. We were a bit nervous at 17/3, but AB batted positively, he and Parthiv did exceptionally well as a partnership. It was good that AB got a decent hit in the middle as well.'
Rohit: 'I think we were short on the runs, 115 was never going to be easy for the bowlers. Even though we got early wickets, one partnership took the game away. It is still early days and we should concentrate on the next game. Lasith is a world-class bowler but we as batters should give them the runs to play with.'
At 17/3, there would have been plenty of concerns in the Bangalore camp. Parthiv Patel and AB de Villiers were pretty organised though, they treated the bowling on merit. They built the partnership with ones and twos, the occasional boundaries came along and finished the chase with a flourish. Zaheer Khan and Lasith Malinga breathed fire with the new ball, but Mumbai did not have men to support their opening act. 2nd straight loss for Mumbai, 2nd straight win for Bangalore and the Mumbai camp will have a lot to think over.
End of over 18, 8 runs (2 4 1 1 )
BLR: 116/3
Parthiv Patel - 57(45) This over: 8 runs
AB de Villiers - 45(48) This over: 0 runs
Lasith Malinga
(3.3 - 0 - 29 - 1)
17.3 Lasith Malinga to Parthiv Patel 1
1 run, Bangalore win, Parthiv pumps his arms in delight, on a good length and just outside off, steered away behind point for a single
17.2 Lasith Malinga to Parthiv Patel 4
FOUR, scores are level, length ball from Malinga, Patel gets forward and thumps it over mid-off for a boundary
17.1 Lasith Malinga to Parthiv Patel 2
2 runs, Malinga comes from round the wicket and bowls the wide yorker, Parthiv waits on it, brings his bat down at the last moment and slices it behind point for a couple of runs
Lasith Malinga [3.0-0-22-1] is back into the attack
End of over 17, 14 runs (1 4 4 1 . 4 )
BLR: 109/3
AB de Villiers - 45(48) This over: 5 runs
Parthiv Patel - 50(42) This over: 9 runs
Pragyan Ojha
(4.0 - 0 - 37 - 0)
16.6 Pragyan Ojha to AB de Villiers 4
FOUR, lovely shot, Ojha gave this one more air, de Villiers does a little shimmy, makes room by backing away and goes inside out over cover for a boundary
16.5 Pragyan Ojha to AB de Villiers 0
no run, tossed up and on off, de Villiers makes room and defends it towards cover
16.4 Pragyan Ojha to Parthiv Patel 1
1 run, fifty for Patel, pushed through quicker by Ojha, dabbed behind point for a single
50 runs for Parthiv Patel
16.3 Pragyan Ojha to Parthiv Patel 4
FOUR, Parthiv wants to finish this one early, makes room to a well tossed up ball and goes high and over mid-off, almost went all the way, drops just in front of the ropes
16.2 Pragyan Ojha to Parthiv Patel 4
FOUR, this is excellnt cricket from Parthiv, makes room to a well tossed up ball and goes over mid-off, one bounce and over the ropes
100 runs for BLR

Match details

Toss : Bangalore won the toss and elected to field

Umpires : Aleem Dar (Pakistan) and Anil Chaudhary (India)

TV umpire : Vineet Kulkarni (India)

Match referee : Graeme Labrooy (Sri Lanka)

Teams

Royal Challengers Bangalore : Nic Maddinson, Parthiv Patel(wk), Virat Kohli(c), Yuvraj Singh, AB de Villiers, Albie Morkel, Sachin Rana, Mitchell Starc, Varun Aaron, Yuzvendra Chahal, Ashok Dinda.

Mumbai Indians : Michael Hussey, Aditya Tare(wk), Ambati Rayudu, Rohit Sharma(c), Kieron Pollard, Corey Anderson, Harbhajan Singh, Lasith Malinga, Zaheer Khan, Pragyan Ojha, Jasprit Bumrah.

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