Punjab Kings win by 34 runs! That's it, fine win for PBKS. A much-needed win for KL Rahul-led side. This is their third win of the season and with it they move up on the IPL 2021 points table as well.
Mere formalities remain now in this game. RCB are seven down with things out of their reach. Punjab Kings will be happy with their performance tonight.
OUT! Rajat Patidar bites the dust, he was looking for yet another big shot but perishes in the process. RCB have now lost half the side and Punjab Kings take further control in the game.
OUT! Harpreet Brar strikes again! He has broken RCB's backbone to say the least. First Virat Kohli, then Glenn Maxwell and now AB de Villiers.
Harpreet Brar with a superb over. Two back to back wickets for the Brar. First he gets rid of Virat Kohli and then bowled Glenn Maxwell on first ball.
11 overs to go now and the match hangs in balance. Virat Kohli looks in good touch and it is his wicket Punjab Kings will be eyeing. The required run-rate for RCB is now worth 11 runs per over.
End of Powerplay overs. Despite losing Devdutt Padikkal early, RCB are somewhat back on track. Meanwhile, Rajat Patidar has joined captain Virat Kohli in the middle.
OUT! Riley Meredith strikes for Punjab Kings. After being hit for a six, Meredith make a comeback and cleans Devdutt Padikkal with a beauty. D Padikkal b Riley Meredith 7(6)
Good start this for Virat Kohli as he picks two fours early on. He looks in aggressive mode tonight and RCB need him to fire all cylinders
What a finish for Punjab Kings. KL Rahul and Harpreet Brar add unbeaten 61 off 32 balls for the sixth wicket and take PBKS to a decent total. Rahul finishes unbeaten on 91 off 57 ball and Brar on 25 off 17 balls.
In match number 26 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021, Punjab Kings (PBKS) take on Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. While Royal Challengers Bangalore are on third spot on the IPL 2021 points table, Punjab Kings are on the sixth spot on team standings. Both the teams have played six matches each while RCB have won five, PBKS have managed to win just two. Stay tuned for PBKS vs RCB live score updates. How To Watch PBKS vs RCB IPL 2021 Live Streaming Online in India? Get Free Live Telecast Punjab Kings vs Royal Challengers Bangalore VIVO Indian Premier League 14 Cricket Match Score Updates on TV.
RCB will look to continue their winning run as they face struggling PBKS. The Virat Kohli-led side have been in top-form and lost just one match so far. They start as favourites to win this clash as well.
Royal Challengers Bangalore Squad: Virat Kohli(c), Devdutt Padikkal, Rajat Patidar, Glenn Maxwell, AB de Villiers(w), Washington Sundar, Daniel Sams, Kyle Jamieson, Harshal Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal, Mohammed Siraj, Daniel Christian, Sachin Baby, Srikar Bharat, Navdeep Saini, Pavan Deshpande, Mohammed Azharuddeen, Finn Allen, Suyash Prabhudessai, Shahbaz Ahmed. IPL 2021 Points Table Updated.
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Punjab Kings Squad: KL Rahul(w/c), Mayank Agarwal, Chris Gayle, Deepak Hooda, Nicholas Pooran, Moises Henriques, Shahrukh Khan, Chris Jordan, Ravi Bishnoi, Mohammed Shami, Arshdeep Singh, Mandeep Singh, Dawid Malan, Jalaj Saxena, Murugan Ashwin, Sarfaraz Khan, Fabian Allen, Saurabh Kumar, Jhye Richardson, Ishan Porel, Riley Meredith, Utkarsh Singh, Darshan Nalkande, Prabhsimran Singh, Harpreet Brar