Bangalore, Apr 21 (): In the 27th match of the IPL 6 between Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Rajathan Royals held at Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on Saturday, Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 7 wkts.
Bangalore Royal Challengers(RCB) vs Rajasthan Royals(RR) 27th T20 IPL 6 match held at Bangalore
Bangalore won the toss and elected to field
Rajasthan Royals 117/10 (19.4 ov)
Royal Challengers Bangalore 123/3 (17.5 ov)
Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Rajasthan Royals by 7 wickets
RCB captain Virat Kohli sent RR to bat first after winning the toss and his bowlers reacted brilliantly by dismissing the Royals for just 117 in 19.4 overs at Chinnaswamy Stadium which appeared to be batting—friendly.
The Rajathan Royals had the worst possible start as opener Shane Watson (6) and Ajinkya Rahane (14) were sent packing with just 26 runs on the board.
By winning yesterday’s match, RCB has jumped to joint top with Sunrisers Hyderabad with 10 points from seven matches while the Royals remained on eight points from six matches. They lost wickets very quickly from 97 runs for three in the 15th over to 112 for eight in 18 overs and then they were all out for 117 in 19.4 overs.
Fall of Wickets
Wkt Batsmen Score(Over)
1 Shane Watson 10 (2.2)
2 Ajinkya Rahane 26 (5.2)
3 Stuart Binny 66 (9.5)
4 Rahul Dravid 97 (14.4)
5 Brad Hodge 105 (15.2)
6 James Faulkner 108 (16.3)
7 Dishant Yagnik 110 (16.6)
8 S Sreesanth 111 (17.4)
9 Shaun Tait 112 (18.1)
10 Siddharth Trivedi 117 (19.4)