Consistency is very rare aspect in T20 format..Performing in 3 matches is rarity…But virat Kohli scored 11 half centuries in 17 outing!!!..In a sea on scored 992 runs at whooping average of 110.22…But Virat Kohli’s maiden T20 century ended up in a losing cause.RCB once again lost defending a decent total of 170. He was Disappointed at press conference that his performance in vein. Gujarat Lions won with six wickets on hand on Sunday.
RCB won the toss and decided to bat first on a track which looked like a batting surface. Suresh Raina wasn’t really disappointed after a losing the toss as he wanted to bowl first anyways.RCB made few changes in order to find balance. Chris Gayle hasn’t return from paternal leave and expected to reach soon. Shane Watson was sent as an opener, Which is his regular position. He opened for RCB for the first time ,he failed to trouble the scorers and got out early. Dahwan Kulkarni deceived Watson with a slower ball.ABD ,who came to the crease, played to minimize early damage Succeeded to an extent. He did not capitalise the start and go on abett kohli in destroying GL bowlers. They were below par at the end of 10 over’s by RCB standards. But Rahul and ViratÂ steered RCB to 180 by end of 20 over’s. But question remained if RCB had the bowling skills.
Dwayne Smith opened the batting in the absence of Aaron finch ,who is injured in the middle of match. He was successful in providing in giving start to team along with Brendon MCcllumn. Dwayne Smith was included in place of Dale Steyn. Virat Kohli was awarded man of the match for his maiden T2o century. This is RCB’s third loss of the tournament. GujaratÂ looks like the top contender for the top spot.