Royal Challengers Bangalore played against Mumbai Indians in the second match of the day and it was the day of Royal Challengers Bangalore, as they showcased an amazing performance with the bat and ball. Having said that, Glenn Maxwell finally justified his big-money contract with both the batting and bowling skills and a Harshal Patel took a hat-trick which helped Bangalore to get a massive victory over Mumbai Indians. So without making any further delay let’s dive into the article to check out the complete details of the match between Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians.
Rohit Sharma won the toss for Mumbai Indians and elected to field first and the captain of Bangalore Virat Kohli came out in the middle along with Devdutt Padikkal. The sensational fast bowler of India – Bumrah provided a great start to Mumbai Indians by removing Padikkal without scoring a single run but the captain Virat Kohli stood strongly in the middle and scored 51 runs in his account. Virat Kohli has touched a milestone in the match by scoring 10,000 runs in the T20 format and becomes the first Indian to achieve the milestone as well.
Srikar Bharat and Glenn Maxwell took the responsibility in the middle order and they scored 32 and 56 respectively. That said, AB de Villiers added 11 runs from just six deliveries. Royal Challengers Bangalore ended their innings at 165 runs after losing 6 wickets on the board after 20 overs.
In the reply, the Mumbai Indians opening pair provided a good start once again as the captain Rohit Sharma scored 43 runs from just 28 deliveries and his innings includes 5 fours and 1 six. Having said that, his partner Quinton de Kock scored 24. Well, that’s the only highlight of the Mumbai Indians innings as other players went back without making any changes on the scoreboard. Maxwell removed two wickets Harshal Patel took a hat-trick in the match. Harshal Patel removed Kieron Pollard, Hardik Pandya, and Rahul Chahar.
The amazing bowling performance of Royal Challengers Bangalore helped to clinch a massive 54 runs victory over Mumbai Indians.