- RCB’s Devdutt Padikkal played the highest score of 56 runs while playing a debut match in the IPL
RCB Beat SRH: Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad by 10 runs in their first match of the season. Virat Kohli became the fourth captain to win 50 matches to a team in the league. Before that, Mahendra Singh Dhoni has won more than 50 matches for Chennai Super Kings, Gautam Gambhir, Kolkata Knight Riders and Rohit Sharma for Mumbai Indians. Dhoni is the only captain to win 100 matches to CSK.
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The hero of RCB’s win was spinner Yuzvendra Chahal, who took 3 wickets for 18 runs. They dismissed in-form Sunrisers Hyderabad’s Johnny Bairstow and Manish Pandey. Both had a 71-run partnership for the second wicket, which Chahal broke.
Manish Pandey scored 34 runs and was caught out by Navdeep Saini at Chahal’s ball. He shared a 71-run partnership with Bairstow for the second wicket. Sunrisers captain David Warner was runout after scoring 6 runs. He stood on non-strike on the fourth ball of the second over of the match. Then Bairstow’s straight shot hit the bowler Umesh Yadav in the ball stumps and Warner standing out of the crease was dismissed. RCB Beat SRH.
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Sunrisers captain David Warner was runout after scoring 6 runs. He stood on non-strike on the fourth ball of the second over of the match. Then Bairstow’s straight shot hit the bowler Umesh Yadav in the ball stumps and Warner was out of the crease.
Kohli, who returned to the crease after 6 months, scored just 14 runs.
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RCB captain Virat Kohli returned to the ground after 6 months and was dismissed for 14 runs. T. Natarajan got him caught by Rashid Khan. Earlier in March, Kohli played the Test at his home from New Zealand. RCB captain Kohli is also the most expensive player of the IPL with a price of 17 crores.
Expensive players from both teams
Warner is the most expensive player in Hyderabad. The team will give him 12.50 crores of a season. After him, Manish Pandey is named in the team, who will get Rs 11 crore this season. At the same time, Kohli is the most expensive player in RCB with a price of 17 crores and AB de Villiers Rs 11 crores.
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Both Teams Playing XI :
Royal Challengers Bangalore: Aaron Finch, Virat Kohli (captain), AB de Villiers, Josh Phillip (wicketkeeper), Shivam Dubey, Devdutt Padikkal, Washington Sundar, Navdeep Saini, Umesh Yadav, Dale Steyn and Yuzvendra Chahal.
Sunrisers Hyderabad: David Warner (captain), Johnny Bairstow (wicketkeeper), Manish Pandey, Vijay Shankar, Priyam Garg, Abhishek Sharma, Mitchell Marsh, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, T. Natarajan and Sandeep Sharma.