New Delhi. Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) led by Virat Kohli has reached the playoffs of IPL 2021. RCB defeated Punjab Kings (PBKS) by 6 runs in a close match in the 48th match of IPL 2021. With this victory, Captain Kohli also gave a befitting reply to Punjab Kings after waiting for about 5 months. In fact, in the first leg of IPL 2021 played in India, Punjab took a jibe after registering a win over RCB in Ahmedabad on 30 April.
Punjab Kings shared a picture of RCB’s dugout on social media, who were looking disappointed at that time. Along with this picture, Punjab had given a caption that all peace is peaceful here. Captain Kohli has now given the answer to this taunt of Punjab.
RCB v PBKS, Dressing Room Chat: Game Day
A win that sealed our playoffs berth, courtesy some consistent performances over the last 3 matches. Here’s what happened in the dressing room and the team hotel after the win!#PlayBold #WeAreChallengers #IPL2021 #RCBvPBKS pic.twitter.com/Ml4K7T3qNt
— Royal Challengers Bangalore (@RCBTweets) October 4, 2021
In the second leg, RCB made it to the playoffs by registering a win over Punjab. After the win, Kohli was seen talking to the team in the dressing room. The video of which was shared by the franchise on social media. In which he is seen talking to someone and saying that it was good to see Q (qualified for the playoffs) next to the name.
Going out of the dressing room, Kohli said that there is a lot of peace today. Kohli was also smiling while walking. RCB team is in third place with 12 points in 8 wins. He now has to play his last two matches against Sunrisers Hyderabad and Delhi Capitals on 6 October and 8 October. He also has an eye to come on top 2. This will also give them extra chances to make it to the finals.