Virat Kohli's sensational century diffuses Andre Russell's carnage to lead RCB to win over KKR

Virat Kohli slammed his fifth IPL century on Friday as RCB clinched a thrilling 10-run win over KKR to stay alive in playoffs race.

FirstCricket Staff April 20, 2019 16:10:39 IST
Virat Kohli's sensational century diffuses Andre Russell's carnage to lead RCB to win over KKR
Virat Kohlis sensational century diffuses Andre Russells carnage to lead RCB to win over KKR

Virat Kohli smashed 100 off 58 balls, his 5th IPL hundred, as RCB posted a massive 213/4 in 20 overs against KKR at Eden Gardens. Sportzpics

Virat Kohlis sensational century diffuses Andre Russells carnage to lead RCB to win over KKR

Moeen Ali provided the much-needed impetus with his 66 off 28 to RCB in middle-overs before Kohli took the responsibility of attack. Sportzpics

Virat Kohlis sensational century diffuses Andre Russells carnage to lead RCB to win over KKR

Kuldeep Yadav was taken to cleaners by RCB batsmen as he leaked 59 in four overs but he also got Moeen Ali out. Sportzpics

 

Virat Kohlis sensational century diffuses Andre Russells carnage to lead RCB to win over KKR

Dale Steyn returned to playing for RCB after nine years last night and took two wickets after giving away 40 runs in four overs. Sportzpics

Virat Kohlis sensational century diffuses Andre Russells carnage to lead RCB to win over KKR

Robin Uthappa struggled badly to get going last night and made just nine in 20 balls which went on to hurt KKR badly in the tall chase. Sportzpics

Virat Kohlis sensational century diffuses Andre Russells carnage to lead RCB to win over KKR

Nitish Rana made unbeaten 85 off 46 and put up 118-run partnership with Andre Russell to help KKR take the match into the final over. Sportzpics

Virat Kohlis sensational century diffuses Andre Russells carnage to lead RCB to win over KKR

Andre Russell was once again in his element last night as he made 65 off 25 and helped KKR almost pull off the near impossible chase. KKR eventually lost the match by 10 runs to RCB. Sportzpics

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