IPL 2012: Tendulkar praises Rayudu, Pollard after win against Bangalore

Mumbai Indians rode on Ambati Rayudu and Kieron Pollard’s swashbuckling knocks to ensure victory against Royal Challengers Bangalore AFP

By CricketCountry Staff

Bangalore: May 15, 2012

Sachin Tendulkar congratulated Mumbai Indians batsmen Ambati Rayudu and Keiron Pollard for guiding their team home with some incredible batting against Royal Challengers Bangalore at Chinnaswamy Stadium on Monday.

“Amazing cricket by Rayudu n Pollard. They both played Murli intelligently & took on other bowlers. Incredible finish by both of them for MI,” Tendulkar wrote on his Twitter page.

Mumbai Indians rode on Ambati Rayudu and Kieron Pollard’s swashbuckling knocks and their unbroken 122-run sixth-wicket partnership to stage a dramatic fightback and beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by five wickets in their Indian Premier League match in Bangalore on Monday

Mumbai Indians were in trouble when both the batsmen walked into bat with the scorecard reading 51 for five.