IPL 2021, RR Vs RCB: Devdutt Padikkal’s century and Virat Kohli’s 72 helped Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Rajasthan Royals by 10 wickets. Padikkal was adjudged man of the match for his good innings. Kohli and Padikkal’s partnership of 181 is the very best opening partnership for RCB. Bengaluru retained the number one spot in IPL 2021 factors desk after shedding it to Chennai for a day.
The opening partnership of 181 runs overshadowed all the opposite performances. Earlier within the night, Mohammed Siraj bowled brilliantly within the opening spell to choose up three wickets. Harshal Patel additionally picked three wickets however gave away 47 runs.
These are troubling occasions for Rajasthan Royals. Their top-order batsmen, particularly, Buttler and Miller should rating extra runs. The bowling wants to indicate some promise. Plenty to work on for the injury-stricken RR aspect, because the IPL strikes within the center levels.
Let’s see what the Captain say after the match:
Sanju Samson (RR): “We need to be honest with ourselves and come back better. Need time to look into what went wrong and understand, I am sure we will come back well. This game… It puts you down but you need to find a way and come out better.”
Virat Kohli: “T20 cricket is always about partnership cricket. You can’t always go big from the word go. When one guy is going well, it’s important for me to ensure that I don’t lose my wicket.
“Dev’s innings was a great one but I’d also like to credit the bowlers for setting it up. (to the fans) I’d say don’t be overexcited. We’re being professional. We’re moving in the right direction.”
Devdutt Padikkal was rightfully adjudged Man of the Match for his outstanding century. He was tested Covid-19 positive right before the IPL. To come out like this and score a blazing 100, takes some doing. Brilliant by the young man!