RCB vs KKR, IPL 2020: Mohammed Siraj’s sensational bowling spell led Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) to a magnificent one-sided victory against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) by 8 wickets at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi, on Wednesday.
Kolkata Knight Riders won the toss and elected to bat first but it didn’t gone well for it. Mohammed Siraj and Navdeep Saini did not let the opening department work.
Rahul Tripathi was dismissed by Siraj after scoring 1 runs while Nitish Rana was bowled out for a duck. Saini dismissed Shubman Gill (1), Siraj sent back Tom Banton (10) to pavilion.
Then, Yuzvendra Chahal trapped Dinesh Karthik who scored 4 runs and Patt Cummins (4) while Washington Sundar dismissed the big fish Eoin Morgan (30) who was trying to take the team to a competitive score.
Kuldeep Yadav scored 12 runs before getting run out by Gurkeerat Singh. Lockie Ferguson played unbeaten innings of 19 runs.
Chasing a small score of 85 runs, Devdutt Padikkal scored 25 runs while Aaron Finch scored 16 runs. Meanwhile, Gurkeerat Singh Mann (21) and Virat Kohli (18) finished the game in style.
After victory in RCB vs KKR, Royal Challengers Bangalore has reached the second spot in the IPL 2020 points table with 14 points while Kolkata Knight Riders are still into the race with 10 points.