Luck and type are nonetheless evading Royal Challengers Banaglore’s opening batter Virat Kohli as he received out on 20 off 14 balls in Match 60 of IPL 2022.
Kohli was trying in good contact earlier than he gave away his wicket.
Nevertheless, even that 20-run knock vs Punjab helped him crossed an enormous landmark.
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Kohli on Friday grew to become the primary participant to attain 6,500 runs within the Indian Premier League.
He completed this feat in opposition to Punjab Kings at Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai.
A single in direction of mid-wicket off a Harpreet Brar supply helped Kohli attain this accomplishment.
Kohli can be the best run-scorer within the league`s historical past, adopted by Shikhar Dhawan (6,186), David Warner (5,876), Rohit Sharma (5,829), Suresh Raina (5,528) and Ab De Villiers (5,162)
Coming to the match, the RCB innings is in progress.
Earlier, put to bat first, Punjab Kings put up an enormous 209/9 of their 20 overs on the board, powered by Jonny Bairstow (66) and Liam Livingstone (70).
For RCB, Harshal Patel scalped 4 wickets whereas Wanindu Hasaranga settled for 2.
Bairstow single-handily trashed Josh Hazlewood for 21 runs within the second over of the innings. The duo of Bairstow and Shikhar Dhawan smashed RCB`s bowlers everywhere in the floor. Punjab Kings particularly targetted two RCB bowlers – Josh Hazlewood and Mohammed Siraj – and smashed them for 100 runs within the 6 overs they the bowled collectively.
The blistering duo took their workforce`s whole past the 50-run mark inside 4 overs and introduced up their 50 runs partnership for the opening wicket as properly.
With ANI inputs