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Deccan Chargers won by 5 wickets.

Deccan vs Rajasthan

Royals run out of steam

Defeat to Deccan eliminates Rajasthan from IPL

JP Duminy: Made 24 in Deccan victory

A powerful 42 at the top of the order from Produturi Reddy set bottom side Deccan Chargers on their way to a five-wicket win that ends Rajasthan Royals' Indian Premier League play-off hopes.

Deccan overhauled their victory target of 127 with eight balls to spare, finishing on 128-5.

Reddy hit 42 from 35 balls, including four fours and one six, while Shikhar Dhawan and JP Duminy contributed 26 and 24 respectively.

Rajasthan made 126-8, Rahul Dravid top-scoring with 39 and Dale Steyn the pick of the Deccan bowlers with 2-16 from his four overs.

Match Details

18th May 2012
Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium, Hyderabad
S Ravi and S J A Taufel


Batsman R
Reddy c Shah b Trivedi 42
Dhawan c Chandila b Botha 26
Duminy c Shah b Binny 24
White c&b Chandila 1
Lynn c Watson b Trivedi 6
Patel not out 10
Ashish Reddy not out 10
Extras 8w, 1lb 9
Total Close, 18.4 Overs 128 - 5
Full Batting Card

rajasthan BOWLING CARD

Bowler O M R W
Chandila 4 0 20 1
Watson 2 0 14 0
Tait 3.4 0 35 0
Botha 4 0 30 1
Trivedi 4 0 20 2
Binny 1 0 8 1
Full Bowling Card