IPL2021, RCB vs MI: IPL2021 kick start with last ball thriller as RCB beats MI with the class of AB De Villiers and Harshal Patel.
1st match of IPL2021 had been played in MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai between Royal Challengers Banglore and Mumbai Indians.
However, RCB won the toss and choose to bowl first.
Mumbai Indians Innings:
Team MI scores 159 runs with the loss of 9 wickets in their 20 overs.
Mumbai Indians did not get to a good start and lose their captain in just 24 runs.
But, Chris Lynn played good innings of 49 runs off 35 balls with the help of 4 fours and 3 sixes.
Suryakumar Yadav and Ishan Kishan score 31 and 28 runs respectively.
After that, No other batsman from Mumbai could score runs for the team.
For RCB, Harshal Patel bowls superbly and took five wickets haul in the match.
He becomes the first bowler who took 5 wickets haul against Mumbai Indians.
Kyle Jamieson and Washington Sundar also took 1 wicket each in the match.
Royal Challengers Banglore Innings:
Team RCB chases down the target on the last ball of the match with the loss of 8 wickets.
RCB got to a decent start and they score 46 runs in the first 6 overs of the power-play with the loss of 2 wickets.
Captain Virat Kohli scores 33 runs off 29 balls with the help of 4 fours.
Then, Glenn Maxwell scores 39 runs off 28 balls with the help of 3 fours and 2 sixes.
But, AB de Villiers was the real hero for the RCB, He scores 48 runs off 27 balls with the help of 4 fours and 2 sixes.
Shahbaz Ahmed, Christian and Jamieson got out early.
For MI, Bumrah and Macro Jansen took 2 wickets each in the match.
Boult and Krunal Pandya also took 1 wicket each in the match.
So, Royal Challengers Banglore beats Mumbai Indians by 2 wickets.
Harshal Patel becomes the player of the match.