IPL 2023: Twitter reacts as Virat Kohli’s RCB edge previous RR in a nail-biting encounter


On Saturday (April 22) Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) led by Virat Kohli defeated the top-seeded Rajasthan Royals (RR) by 7 runs within the Tata IPL 2023. The match occurred on the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru.

RCB managed to submit 189 runs on the board after shedding 9 wickets in 20 overs. Skipper Kohli and Shahbaz Ahmed couldn’t rating a lot and had been despatched again to the pavilion for a golden duck and a pair of runs respectively by RR pacer Trent Boult. Nevertheless, Faf du Plessis and Glenn Maxwell stood sturdy and supplied RCB with a much-needed partnership. Following their departure, all the subsequent batters fell rapidly.

For the Royals, Boult and Sandeep Sharma picked up 2 wickets every, whereas Ravichandran Ashwin and Yuzvendra Chahal claimed one scalp apiece.

Chasing 190 for victory, RR opener Jos Buttler needed to stroll again to the pavilion with out scoring any runs. Yashasvi Jaiswal and Devdutt Padikkal then stabilised the scenario and set a very good partnership.

After 10.4 overs, the Royals had been at 95/1. Nevertheless, Padikkal was dismissed by David Willey quickly after scoring his half-century, adopted by Jaiswal who was dismissed by Harshal Patel. Skipper Sanju Samson tried to provide some momentum to the run price however was despatched again by Patel.

Energy hitter Dhruv Jurel scored an unbeaten 34y, however RR may solely handle to attain 182 runs after shedding 6 wickets and misplaced the match by 7 runs to RCB.

So now, RCB have received 4 out of their 7 matches performed and misplaced 3, whereas RR misplaced their third match in 7 matches.

Right here’s how Twitter reacted:

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