IPL Match 31: KXIP defeat RCB once again this time by 8 wickets
KXIP defeat RCB once again as they did in the first leg. They register their second win of the tournament.
1st Innings: Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB): 171/6 (20 overs)
2nd Innings: Kings XI Punjab (KXIP): 177/2 (20 overs)
Top Performers of the Match
KL Rahul (KXIP): 61*(49)
C Gayle (KXIP): 53(45)
V Kohli (RCB): 48(39)
M Agarwal(RCB): 45(25)
M Ashwin (KXIP): 23/2 (4 Ov)
M Shami (KXIP): 45/2 (4 Ov)
C Jordan (KXIP): 20/1 (3 Ov)
C Morris (RCB): 22/0 (4 Ov)
N Saini (RCB): 21/0 (4 Ov)
Player of the Match
KL Rahul was given Man of the Match for helping his team cross the winning line scoring 61 Not out in 49 balls.
The Universe Boss finally got back in today's match, with the boss's inclusion, KXIP register a win. Excellent chase by KXIP, KL Rahul and M Agarwal continues to be amongst the runs. The match had all the drama one can expect from IPL, massive sixes from Gayle and some tight bowling by M Ashwin, Saini and Morris.