Kings XI Punjab beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 19 runs despite setting up a sub-part target of 139 runs at Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengalore.
Here are the highlights of RCB vs KXIP match:
Kings XI Punjab beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 19 runs
Samuel Badree departs. Punjab a wicket away from win
Axar to Negi, out Caught by Saha!!
Glenn Maxwell, right-arm off break, comes into the attack
Axar to Watson, out Caught by Saha!!
Mohit Sharma to Mandeep, SIX, to mid wicket
Mohit Sharma to Kedar Jadhav, THAT'S OUT!! Caught!!
Aaron to Mandeep, FOUR, to deep mid wicket
Sandeep Sharma to de Villiers, out Caught by Saha!! 3 wickets for Sandeep Sharma. Now it looks like an equal contest between the two teams
Sandeep Sharma to de Villiers, out Caught by Saha!!
Sandeep Sharma to de Villiers, SIX, to deep mid wicket
Sandeep Sharma to de Villiers, FOUR
Mandeep Singh punishes Varon Aaron. Four runs
Sandeep Sharma to Kohli, out Bowled!!
T Natarajan to Mandeep, FOUR, to deep extra cover. RCB 21/1 in 1.3 overs
T Natarajan to Mandeep, FOUR, to deep extra cover
T Natarajan to Mandeep, SIX, to fine leg
Royal Challengers Bangalore out to chase 139 run target set by Kings XI Punjab with Chris Gayle and Mandeep Singh at the crease
Kings XI Punjab set 139 run target for Royal Challengers Bangalore
Back-to-back boundaries for Axar Patel. KXIP 136/7
Watson to Axar, SIX, massive hit!
Aniket Choudhary to Mohit Sharma, out Caught by Kedar Jadhav!!
Watson to Mohit Sharma, FOUR, to third man
Watson to Saha, out Bowled!!
Aniket Choudhary to Saha, FOUR
Chahal to Axar, SIX, to deep mid wicket
Chahal to Maxwell, out Caught by Badree!! It's certainly not a start Punjab were looking for.
Chahal to Maxwell, byes, FOUR
KXIP 70/4 in 13.0 overs
Negi to Maxwell, FOUR
Chahal to Vohra, THAT'S OUT!! Caught!!
Negi to Vohra, SIX
Negi to Shaun Marsh, out Caught by Mandeep!!
KXIP 39/2 6.5 overs, CRR: 5.71
Pawan Negi, left-arm orthodox, comes into the attack
Badree to Vohra, FOUR. What a shot from Vohra.
# Four! Two in a row. Not the start Watson would have wanted. But does a good come back and conceded just 2 runs in next four balls.
Shane Watson, right-arm fast medium, comes into the attack
# Aravind to Guptill, THAT'S OUT!! Caught!! another major blow for Punjab. The big departs.
#Another wonderful over from Aniket. He is having a wonderful day here.
# Aniket fires the bullet, just went past outside edge. Possibly hit the crack to moved away.
#9 off the over with two fours from each batsman.
Sreenath Aravind, left-arm fast medium, comes into the attack
Shaun Marsh left handed bat, comes to the crease
#OUT! big blow to Punjab, Aniket strikes, Amla is the man who has to depart. He is out on 1(3)
Amla and Guptill are at the crease. Amla is on strike. Aniket Choudhary will open the attack
Royal Challengers Bangalore opt to bowl against KXIP