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Royal Challengers Bangalore(RCB) third consecutive win IPL 2021 AB de Villiers 76*, Glenn Maxwell 78 blast.

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Royal Challengers Bangalore 4-204 ( 20.0 overs )
Kolkata Knight Riders 8-166 ( 20.0 overs )
Royal Challengers Bangalore win by 38 runs

Royal Challengers Bangalore have won the toss and opted to bat first. Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) are lost two quick wickets Skipper Virat Kohli 5 runs off 6 deliveries and Rajat Patidar 1 runs off 2 deliveries both wickets taken by Varun Chakravarthy.

RCB in deep trouble lost two quick wickets. The Australian all-rounder slammed 78 runs off 49 balls and had good partnerships with Devdutt Padikkal and AB de Villiers. Glenn Maxwell 78 runs off 49 deliveries comprising 9 fours and 3 Sixes. Maxwell wicket was taken by Pat Cummins the score was 148 runs in 17 overs of RCB.

This is why AB de Villiers is the special unbeaten knock of 76 runs off 34 balls. The best batsman of our time and a really really special player to be around. When Glenn Maxwell took charge, he could’ve easily played the second fiddle but he knows his ability. Backed himself and scored at a 200 SR to get to his 39th IPL fifty. A majestic six to get to the milestone. A high-quality innings Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) finish inning 204/4.

Varun Chakravarthy has taken two wickets for KKR, and Prasidh Krishna, Pat Cummins has registered a dismissal each.

While chasing the target of 205 runs KKR lose wickets in regular interval Shubman Gill 21 runs 9 deliveries Rahul Tripathi 25 runs of 20 deliveries and Nitish Rana 18runs off 11 deliveries. Dinesh Karthik 2 runs have, once again, been found out by leg-spin as Yuzvendra Chahal. A slow delivery by Harshal, outside off. Morgan 29 runs 23 deliveries ends.

KKR tried hard but kept losing wickets and nobody really batted for an important period of time. Russell did get a few big hits going but you always knew that KKR were well behind in the game all the way. Credit has to go Maxwell and De Villiers though, the way they struck the ball on this deck was superhuman, to say the least.

Magnificent death bowling helps RCB to their third consecutive win. Yuzvendra Chahal 2 and Kyle Jamieson have taken 3 wickets, Harshal Patel 2 and Washington Sundar have taken a wicket for RCB.

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