RCB vs KXIP HIGHLIGHTS: Bangalore beats Punjab by 4 wickets here at MS Chinnaswamy Stadium Bengaluru tonight.
RCB vs KXIP HIGHLIGHTS: Bangalore beats Punjab by 4 wickets
The target of 155 runs was achieved by Bangalore’s AB de Villiers (57) in the half-century, with three balls remaining.
The victorious shot came out of Washington’s beautiful bat. This is the first win of RCB this season. Punjab got the first defeat.
Chasing the target, Bangalore started poorly. Brendon McCullum returned without a bat in the second ball of the innings.
After this, Kohli led the innings together with the decock. But Mujib ur Rahaman gave Punjab a big success by bowling Kohli (21).
After the captain’s departure, Deacock and De Villiers took the Front Both added 54 runs for the third wicket
Decock (45), rising to a half-century, made Ashwin bold. On the next ball, Sarfaraz Khan give a catch to Karun Nair’s hand
This gave Bangalore the score of 87 runs for 4 wickets. But De Villiers and Mandeep Singh (22) made 59 runs for the fifth wicket to bring the team closer to the target.
Before Umesh Yadav (3/23) and own the magnificent bowling Washington Beautiful (2.22) Bangalore had gathered 155 runs in the Punjab innings 19.2 overs.
It would be good if Lokesh Rahul (47) and R Ashwin (33), otherwise the condition of Punjab would be bad. First defeat by toss, Punjab got a tremendous start to the storm.
Mayank Agarwal and Lokesh Rahul started batting with fours and sixes. In the first three overs, the team added 30 runs. From this, it seemed that Punjab would make a big score
Umesh Yadav’s intentions were something else. He made Mayank (15) and Aaron Finch (0) in two consecutive balls. After four balls Yuvraj Singh (4) also became the victim of Umesh. These shocks did not help Punjab.
Shortly after, Rahul (47) became the victim of Washington Sunder. After that, Punjab’s wickets continued to fall in successive intervals and the entire innings was reduced to 155 runs. All the bowlers of Bangalore get wickets.
Bangalore had to face defeat by four wickets in the first match of the Kolkata Knight Riders. While Punjab defeated Delhi Daredevils by 6 wickets in their first match.
Umesh Yadav was adjudged Man of the Match for his 3 wickets