Royal Challengers Bangalore have set themselves a target of 198 runs to win against Gujarat Titans. Virat Kohli scored a brilliant century in this important match. Virat Kohli has crossed the century mark in the second match in a row. In this match, Virat Kohli played a brilliant innings of 101 runs off 61 balls. He hit 13 fours and 1 six in his innings.
Earlier, Gujarat Titans captain Hardik Pandya had decided to bowl after winning the toss. After losing the toss, Royal Challengers Bangalore got off to a great start after choosing to bat. Royal Challengers Bangalore opener Faf du Plessis and Virat Kohli added 67 runs in 7.1 overs. However, after this, Royal Challengers Bangalore batsmen kept getting sacked. In particular, Glenn Maxwell, Dinesh Karthik and Mahipal Lomror disappointed. At the same time, Michael Bracewell contributed 26 runs from 16 balls. While Anuj Rawat returned unbeaten after scoring 23 runs off 15 balls.
Talking about Gujarat Titans bowlers, Noor Ahmed was the most successful bowler. Noor Ahmed made 2 players the victim of him by giving up 39 runs in 4 overs. While apart from this, Yash Dayal, Rashid Khan and Mohammed Shami got 1-1 success.
Actually this match is very important for Royal Challengers Bangalore. Faf du Plessis’ team will have to win the game at all costs to reach the playoffs. At the same time, Gujarat Titans, captained by Hardik Pandya, has reached the playoffs. If Royal Challengers Bangalore have to face defeat, then Rohit Sharma’s Mumbai Indians will become the fourth team to reach the playoffs. Apart from Gujarat Titans, Chennai Super Kings and Lucknow Super Giants have reached the playoffs.