In today’s 44th match of IPL, Royal Challengers Bangalore thrashed Gujarat Lions by 144 runs registering a historic win. Check out the highlights of RCB vs Gujarat Lions held at Bangalore on 14th May, 2016.
Today’s IPL match is nothing less than an absolute entertainer! The team of RCB played today to keep their chances of qualifying for the Indian Premier League and the boys not only kept their team hope alive but also won the game with biggest margin of win in IPL i.e 144 runs.
AB de Villiers and Virat Kohli were a treat to watch while playing. They slammed tons and their inning was like you were watching highlights of the game. With Virat Kohli’s 109 off 55 balls and AB de Villiers’s 129* off 52 balls, RCB posted a mammoth total of 229 runs on the board.
Today the cricket fans and viewers witnessed something historic from the legends. The social media is flooded with praises for AB de Villiers & Virat Kohli. Big smiles and laughters can be seen on the faces of fans of RCB.
RCB were put to bat first and they scored 248/3 after 20 overs. Chris Jordan and Yuzvendra Chahal starred with the ball for the home team and after 18.4 overs Gujarat Lions were 104/10. Royal Challengers Bangalore won the match by 144 runs.
Virat Kohli and AB De Villiers partnership was today’s match 44th highlight. Their fabulous partnership of 229 runs off 16 overs helped the team to register a massive win by 144 runs in match 44 of the VIVO IPL 2016.
They also made a history as their second wicket partnership is the highest for any wicket in all IPL editions. Apart from it, this is first time in the history of IPL that the two batsmen scored centuries in same inning.