Royal Challengers Bangalore and Punjab Kings played the IPL 27th match. However, Punjab Kings won the toss and elected to bowl first. But with the ball, they failed to stop RCB at a low target. In 20 overs RCB scored 174 runs with the fall of 4 wickets. Moreover, both the openers RCB, Virat Kohli and Faf du Plessis scored fifty in this match.
While chasing the target Punjab Kings scored 150 runs. The whole team was in the dugout in the 19th over. The RCB bowling attack was too good in this match which helped them to win this match. However, watching the inning of King Kohli was an absolute pleasure. Below you will get the summary of the match.
Royal Challengers Bangalore Innings In IPL 27th Match
Virat Kohli and Faf du Plessis started the innings for the team. However, both players played excellently for the team and scored big. Moreover, their inning helped the team to project a big score on the scoreboard. Virat Kohli scored 59 runs in 47 balls. It was his fourth fifty in this IPL season. JM Sharma caught him on the ball of Harpreet Brar.
Furthermore, Faf du Plessis scored 84 runs in 56 balls. Sam Curran caught him on the ball of Nathan Ellis. Glenn Maxwell came to bat at number three. But he got out on 0. A Taide caught him on the ball of Harpreet Brar.
Dinesh Kartik came to bat at number four. He scored 7 runs in 5 balls. A Taide caught him on the ball of Arshdeep Singh. Mahipal Lomror came to bat at number six. He scored not out 7 runs in 9 balls.
However, in 20 overs RCB scored 174 runs with the fall of 4 wickets. Moreover, RCB bowlers defended this target very well and won the IPL 27th match.
Royal Challengers Bangalore Bowling Scorecard
Punjab Kings Innings In IPL 27th Match
Atharva Taide and Prabhsimran Singh opened the innings for the team. However, Atharva Taide scored only 4 runs in 2 balls. M Siraj bowled him. He failed to give a good start to the team. Moreover, Prabhsimran Singh played a good inning for the team. He scored 46 runs in 30 balls. Wayne Parnell bowled him.
Matthew Short came to bat at number three. He scored 8 runs in 7 balls. W Hasaranga bowled him.
Liam Livingstone came to bat at number four. He got out on 2 runs. M Siraj bowled him.
Harpreet Singh came to bat at number five. He scored 13 runs in 9 balls. He was run out by M Siraj.
Jitesh Sharma came to bat at number seven. However, he tried hard to make his team win. He scored 41 runs in 27 balls. Shahbaz Ahmed caught him on the ball of Axar Patel.
The batting order of the Punjab Kings collapsed in front of RCB bowlers. In 19 overs the whole team of Punjab Kings was in the dugout. While chasing the score they only scored 150 runs in 18.2 overs and lost the IPL 27th match.
However, RCB is trying hard to win the matches. In the last match, despite having a big score, they lost the match because of a poor bowling attack. But in this IPL 27th match they came up with a strong batting and bowling attack which helped them to win this match.
Punjab Kings Bowling Scorecard
Royal Challengers Bangalore Playing XI
Faf du Plessis
Punjab Kings Playing XI