Bangalore set to chase 144 to win IPL title
The Royal Challengers Bangalore restricted Deccan Chargers on 143 runs in the finals of IPL 2009 at New Wanderers in Johannesburg.
Skipper Anil Kumble has given big jolt to Deccan Chargers in the very first over when he clean bold danger man Adam Gilchrist on duck.
Put into the bat after losing the toss, Deccan Chargers scored 143 in their allotted quota of 20 overs.
HH Gibbs And Rohit Sharma put some resistance before the excellent bowling by the Royal Challengers Bangalore.
Rohit Sharma and Gibbs added 52 runs for the team. Gibbs was unbeaten on 53 runs while Sharma scored 25 runs.
Andrew Symonds also played crucial contribution after dropped by Dravid. He made quick 33 runs in just 24 balls.
Royal Challengers Bangalore are on the verge of creating history if they achieved the modest total of 144 runs.