Botha stars in Rajasthan's win over Mumbai

Johan Botha's clinical all-round performance powered Rajasthan Royals to a 7-wicket win over the Mumbai Indians at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur.

updated: April 29, 2011 21:09 IST
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Mumbai Indians' first batting collapse of the tournament gave Rajasthan Royals a small target of 95 to chase on a dry and cracked pitch in Jaipur. Although the home team had to fight hard for their victory, it ended up being a comprehensive one.


Jaipur: Sachin Tendulkar expected conditions to be difficult for batting but he probably didn't expect that none of his batsmen would score more than 17. Mumbai started confidently with Tendulkar driving the second ball through point and Davy Jacobs punching the ball over long-on for the first six of the innings. Jacobs went three balls after that shot when he played across the line to an Amit Singh delivery that uprooted middle stump.

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