Royal Challengers Bangalore will kickstart their IPL 2021 journey with the very first match of the tournament. RCB will lock horns with Mumbai Indians on April 9, 2021, at MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. Royal Challengers Bangalore have added hard-hitter Glenn Maxwell into their squad during IPL 2021 auction. The team also bought New Zealand bowler Kyle Jamieson during the auction.
Royal Challengers Bangalore have not been able to win an IPL trophy and lost the final on three occasions. However, the Virat Kohli-led side has entertained cricket fans with some exciting matches in the Indian Premier League. Today we will look at the 5 most memorable encounters of Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League.
RCB vs MI – IPL 2020
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians match in IPL 2020 was one of the nail-biting encounters ever in IPL. The match went to the super over as both the teams showcased great performance in the match. Batting first, RCB scored 201-3 in 20 overs with Devdutt Padikkal, Aaron Finch, and AB de Villiers hitting a half-century.
In reply, Ishan Kishan smashed 99 runs and Kieron Pollard hit 60 runs to reach exact same score in the 2nd innings. The match entered the super over in which Mumbai Indians scored 7 runs. Mumbai Indians’ Jasprit Bumrah took the match till the final ball. As RCB needed 1 run off the final ball, Virat Kohli hit a four to win the match.