Royal Challengers Bangalore and Gujarat Titans played the IPL 70th match. However, Gujarat Titans won the toss and elected to bowl first. With the ball, they failed to stop RCB at a low target. In 20 overs RCB scored 197 runs with the fall of 5 wickets. Moreover, Virat Kohli scored a century for RCB. It was a tough score to chase but RCB bowlers failed to defend the target and lost the match. While chasing the target Shubman Gill also scored a century and won the match by hitting six. In 19.1 overs Gujarat Titans chased the target. Below you will get the summary of the match.
Royal Challengers Bangalore Innings In IPL 70th Match
Virat Kohli and Faf du Plessis opened the innings for Royal Challengers Bangalore. However, both players played an excellent inning for the team and helped the team to score big runs on the scoreboard. Moreover, Virat Kohli scored a century in this IPL 70th match. Furthermore, Virat Kohli played a not-out inning and scored 101 runs in 61 balls. Faf du Plessis scored 28 runs in 19 balls. R Tewatia caught him on the ball of Noor Ahmad.
Glenn Maxwell came to bat at number three. He scored 11 runs in 5 balls. Rashid Khan bowled him. Mahipal Lomror came to bat at number four. He scored 1 run in 3 balls. Wriddhiman Saha stumped him on the ball of Noor Ahmad.
Michael Bracewell came to bat at number five. He scored 26 runs in 16 balls. M Shami caught and bowled him. Dinesh Kartik came to bat at number six. He got out on 0 runs. Wriddhiman Saha caught him on the ball of Yash Dayal.
However, in 20 overs RCB scored 197 runs with the fall of 5 wickets. It was a good score to defend but RCB bowlers failed to defend the target and lost the IPL 70th match. Moreover, with this loss, the journey of IPL for RCB ended.
Royal Challengers Bangalore Bowling Scorecard
Gujarat Titans Innings In IPL 70th Match
Wriddhiman Saha and Shubman Gill opened the innings for Gujarat Titans. However, Wriddhiman Saha got out earlier. He scored 12 runs in 14 balls. Wayner Parnell caught him on the ball of Mohammed Siraj.
Moreover, Shubman Gill played an excellent inning for the team. His inning helped the team to win the match easily. He scored 104 runs in 52 balls. However, his strike rate was 200. Vijay Shankar came to bat at number three. He scored 53 runs in 35 balls. Virat Kohli caught him on the ball of Vijaykumar Vyshak.
Dasun Shanaka came to bat at number four. He got out on 0 runs. SS Prabhudessai caught him on the ball of HV Patel. David Miller came to bat at number five. He scored 6 runs in 7 balls. SS Prabhudessai caught him on the ball of Mohammed Siraj.
However, in 19.1 overs GT chased the score and won the 70th IPL match. Moreover, the winning six came from the Shubman Gills bat. It was an exciting match to watch.
Gujarat Titans Bowling Scorecard
Royal Challengers Bangalore Playing XI
- Faf du Plessis(C)
- Virat Kohli
- Anuj Rawat(WK)
- Mahipal Lomror
- Glenn Maxwell
- Dinesh Karthik
- Michael Bracewell
- Wayne Parnell
- Harshal Patel
- Mohammed Siraj
- Vijaykumar Vyshak
- Himanshu Sharma
Gujarat Innings Playing XI
- Wriddhiman Saha(WK)
- Shubman Gill
- Hardik Pandya(C)
- Dasun Shanaka
- David Miller
- Rahul Tewatia
- Rashid Khan
- Noor Ahmad
- Mohammed Shami
- Mohit Sharma
- Yash Dayal
- Vijay Shankar