RCB Get A Step Closer To Top 2 Spots by their Win Against RR

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RCB vs RR Match Highlights 2021
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The 43rd fixture of IPL 2021 between Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Rajasthan Royals has taken off at Dubai International Stadium, Dubai. It was a very crucial game for both sides, as RCB was aiming to book their spot in the top 2 and RR was looking to qualify for the playoffs.  However, RCB has won the game by 7 wickets. Let’s get into some details of this game. Here is you can get into details of RCB vs RR Match Highlights 2021.

Here are the Playing 11 of Both sides:

Rajasthan Royals: Evin Lewis, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Sanju Samson(w/c), Liam Livingstone, Mahipal Lomror, Riyan Parag, Rahul Tewatia, Chris Morris, Kartik Tyagi, Chetan Sakariya, Mustafizur Rahman

Royal Challengers Bangalore: Virat Kohli(c), Devdutt Padikkal, Srikar Bharat(w), Glenn Maxwell, AB de Villiers, Daniel Christian, George Garton, Shahbaz Ahmed, Harshal Patel, Mohammed Siraj, Yuzvendra Chahal

Royal Challengers Bangalore have won the toss and have opted to field Against Rajasthan Royals – RCB vs RR Match Highlights 2021

Looking at the pitch conditions and previous records at this venue, RCB has made the right choice of fielding 1st. RR openers Lewis and Jaiswal have started the proceeding for their side and both the batsmen were successful in giving a great start.

At the 10th over of the game, RR’s score was very near to 100 and everyone expected they would be posting a challenging total of around 200 onboard – but things went wrong after the 10th over. RCB bowlers were picking wickets at regular intervals and they were successful in restricting RR to 149-9 in 20 overs.

In the 2nd innings of the game, RCB had started off really well and all their top & middle-order batsmen played to their potential. Maxwell has scored a quick 50 in 30 balls and after this knock, he has completed 7000 runs in T20 cricket.

Yuzvendra Chahal has been announced as the player of the match for his outstanding performance of 4-0-18-2.

After the win, RCB is at the 3rd position on the points table with 7 wins out of 11 games and with an NRR of -0.200. On the other hand, RR is at the 7th position with 4 wins out of 11 games with an NRR of -0.468.