Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Mumbai Indians by two runs in the second game of the Indian Premier League 2013, beating Mumbai in Bangalore for the first time in five attempts.
After Chris Gayle's 92 had helped Bangalore post a challenging 156 for five, Mumbai were in trouble before Dinesh Karthik struck a quickfire 60 but Ranganath Vinay Kumar took two wickets in the final over to seal the win for Bangalore.
The injuries to India's fast bowlers continue to rack up as Ranganath Vinay Kumar has become the latest player to be ruled out of the two Twenty20 Internationals against England.
Vinay Kumar, himself a replacement for Lakshmipathy Balaji earlier this month, has in turn been replaced by Abihmanyu Mithun for the matches in Pune and Mumbai.
Indian fast bowler Lakshmipathy Balaji has been ruled out of the two-match Twenty20 International series and has been replaced by Ranganath Vinay Kumar.
Balaji has a stress injury to his right big toe and will miss both matches, on 20th and 22nd December in Pune and Mumbai.
All-rounder Ravindra Jadeja will play for reigning champions the Chennai Super Kings in the 2012 Indian Premier League after he was snapped up for at auction in Bangalore.
Sri Lanka skipper Mahela Jayawardene was the next highest buy to the Delhi Daredevils after both players were without a club following the expulsion of the Kochi Tuskers Kerala.
India have been forced to make a further change to their Test squad after Varun Aaron was ruled out of the four-match series in Australia due to a back injury.
He has been replaced by the uncapped Ranganath Vinay Kumar as India's preparations for the series, which begins on 26th December, have been dealt another blow.