Royal Challengers Bangalore Beat Rajasthan Royals by 8 Wickets! That's it victory for RCB. Impressive win this for Bangalore. Virat Kohli finishes unbeaten on 72 off 53 balls. Devdutt Padikkal scored 63 off 45 balls.
RCB need 24 more runs to win with AB de Villiers joining Virat Kohli. RCB skipper is back in form and has scored a fine half-century. Bangalore inching towards fine victory here.
RCB moving along nicely. They need 48 runs in 36 balls with Devdutt Padikkal and Virat Kohli batting on 56 and 41 respectively. Royals need wickets and plenty of them at the moment.
Devdutt Padikkal, Virat Kohli take Bangalore forward as the duo has added 39 off 33 balls thus far. RCB now need 91 more runs to win from 12 overs. That's the required run-rate of 7.58 runs per over.
OUT! Shreyas Gopal traps Aaron Finch in front of the wickets. First over for Gopal and he rewards his captain with a wicket. A Finch lbw b Shreyas Gopal 8(7)
So, that's the end of Rajasthan Royals innings. They will be happy with the total given that at one stage they were struggling. Mahipal Lomror playing his first game of the season, scored valuable 47 off 39 balls.
OUT! Yuzvendra Chahal picks another wicket. Royals lose two wickets in quick succession. First Isuru Udana had Riyan Parag caught and now Chahal has Mahipal Lomror caught at long-off. M Lomror c Devdutt Padikkal b Chahal 47(39)
OUT! Second wicket for Yuzvendra Chahal. Robin Uthappa's struggle comes to an end. He was looking to up the ante and perishes in the process. Isuru Udana takes the catch at long-off. R Uthappa c Udana b Chahal 17(22)
Halfway through and Rajasthan Royals have bounced back somewhat. The current partnership between Robin Uthappa and Mahipal Lomror is worth 39 off 35 balls now. It is Lomror who has been aggressive of the two.
OUT! Wickets coming easily for Royal Challengers Bangalore. Now Yuzvendra Chahal strikes with his first ball. It is the BIG wicket of Sanju Samson. He was looking to play it past the bowler, but ended up playing straight towards him. Chahal took the catch and some part of his hand was underneath the ball. S Samson c and b Chahal 4(3)
It is time for first double header of the Indian Premier League 2020 (IPL 2020). And in the first game of the day, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) will be up against Rajasthan Royals (RR). The RCB vs RR IPL 2020 match takes place at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi. And we will provide you the live score updates of the match. Rajasthan Royals are on fifth spot on the IPL 2020 points table while, Royal Challengers Bangalore are in sixth place. Stay tuned for live score updates. RCB vs RR, IPL 2020 Live Cricket Streaming: Watch Free Telecast of Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Rajasthan Royals on Star Sports and Disney+Hotstar Online.
This will be the fourth game of the season for Rajasthan Royals. In three outings, The Steve Smith-led side have lost just one match that was against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) the other night.
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), on the other hand, have had a similar journey as well. But one of their wins came via Super Over. This is going to be a cracker of a contest with both the teams pushing for their third win of the season. Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Rajasthan Royals, Abu Dhabi Weather, Rain Forecast and Pitch Report: Here’s How Weather Will Behave for RCB vs RR IPL 2020 at Sheikh Al Zayed Stadium.
Royal Challengers Bangalore Squad: Devdutt Padikkal, Aaron Finch, Virat Kohli(c), AB de Villiers(w), Shivam Dube, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Washington Sundar, Isuru Udana, Navdeep Saini, Adam Zampa, Yuzvendra Chahal, Umesh Yadav, Dale Steyn, Parthiv Patel, Moeen Ali, Pawan Negi, Chris Morris, Pavan Deshpande, Mohammed Siraj, Josh Philippe, Shahbaz Ahmed.
Rajasthan Royals Squad: Jos Buttler(w), Steven Smith(c), Sanju Samson, Robin Uthappa, Riyan Parag, Rahul Tewatia, Tom Curran, Shreyas Gopal, Jofra Archer, Jaydev Unadkat, Ankit Rajpoot, David Miller, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Varun Aaron, Aniruddha Joshi, Manan Vohra, Andrew Tye, Shashank Singh, Mahipal Lomror, Oshane Thomas, Mayank Markande, Anuj Rawat, Kartik Tyagi, Akash Singh