In the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) registered a stunning seven-wicket win against Rajasthan Royals on Wednesday. In this match, captain Virat Kohli was seen in very good touch, but unfortunately he had to return to the pavilion after being run out. Virat played an innings of 25 runs off 20 balls and at one time it seemed that he was going to play a long innings, but then the coordination between him and Shrikar Bharat was disturbed for one run and Virat on the direct throw of Riyan Parag of Rajasthan Royals. Had to return to the pavilion. After the match, Virat gave a special gift to Riyan Parag, whose pictures are becoming very viral on social media.
After the match, Virat gifted Ryan a bat with his signature. After the match, Virat also interacted with the young cricketers of Rajasthan Royals and also gave them some tips for the future. This win was very special for RCB, as it has made their way to the playoffs a bit easier, while the dream of Rajasthan Royals reaching the playoffs has almost been shattered. Talking about the match, RCB won the toss and invited Rajasthan Royals to bat.
The score of Rajasthan Royals was 100 runs for two wickets in 11 overs at one time. It seemed that the team would definitely score at least 170-180 runs, but after that the RCB bowlers made a strong comeback and restricted Rajasthan Royals to 149 for 9 in 20 overs. Harshal Patel took three, while Yuzvendra Chahal and Shahbaz Ahmed took two wickets each. Evin Lewis played the highest innings of 58 runs for Rajasthan Royals. After this, RCB won the match by scoring 153 runs for the loss of three wickets in 17.1 overs. Glenn Maxwell hits 50 not out.