RCB vs KXIP Man of the Match: The captain of Kings XI Punjab was awarded the ‘Man of the Match’ in opposition to Royal Challengers Bangalore.
Through the thirty first match of the continued thirteenth season of the Indian Premier League between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kings XI Punjab in Sharjah, Kings XI Punjab beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 8 wickets in a chase which shouldn’t have been as tense because it ended up turning into.
Chasing a 172-run goal, Punjab opening batsmen in captain Lokesh Rahul and batsman Mayank Agarwal (45) continued to place collectively stellar begins as their 78-run partnership kick-started the chase for the workforce.
Regardless of batting at an uncommon , veteran batsman Chris Gayle (53) scored his twenty ninth IPL half-century in his first match this season to register a match-winning 93-run partnership with Rahul.
RCB vs KXIP Man of the Match
Rahul, who has additional solidified his place on the high of the order on the again of his twentieth IPL half-century, was within the center when Punjab gave hints of placing on show one other chaotic end. Nevertheless, it was Nicholas Pooran who hit a last-ball six off Royal Challengers spinner Yuzvendra Chahal to seal the chase.
Despite Chris Morris scoring 24 runs off the final over, 171 wasn’t sufficient for . Despite the fact that they fell brief by 20-25runs, & made the chase look aggressive within the final 15 balls. 😋
However a superb win for in the long run.
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt)
Having scored 61* (49) with the assistance of 1 4 and 5 sixes, Rahul was awarded the ‘Man of the Match’ award on the Sharjah Cricket Stadium. Rahul, who performed the anchor function when Agarwal was calling the pictures, broke shackles by hitting a few gargantuan sixes off RCB pacer Mohammed Siraj within the twelfth over.
“I don’t even have phrases. We knew that we needed to scrap and recover from the road as soon as and that might give us the arrogance. We’re a much better aspect than backside of the desk. In direction of the tip it acquired too shut for consolation however glad that we made it,” Rahul talked in regards to the tense end through the post-match presentation ceremony.