Virat Kohli (70 off 40) and de Villiers (72 not out off 37) helped RCB chase down the 182-run target in 19 overs despite being reduced to two for 18 in the third over.
Highlights, IPL 2018, DD vs RCB at Ferozshah Kotla, Full Cricket Score: Royal Challengers Bangalore win by five wickets
RCB win by five wickets! Trent Boult bowls length on AB de Villiers' off-stump and the right-hander obliges with a straight six. RCB continue to live for another day.
IPL 2018 Report Card: Delhi Daredevils' Rishabh Pant, Shreyas Iyer stand out; Jos Buttler plays a blinder for Rajasthan Royals
It was a treat to watch Pant bat as he blasted his way to a 29-ball 69, smashing all the bowlers all around the park before being tricked by Jaydev Unadkat’s slower delivery towards the fag end of the innings.
IPL 2018: Delhi's Ferozshah Kotla may lose out on matches as no interim order from High Court to use old club house
"What if the building collapses tomorrow? What if SDMC says no? I am not saying yes or no. You take the risk if you want to," the court said.
Having started the tradition of honouring stalwarts with the 'Virender Sehwag Gate', the DDCA now will name the stands of the Ferozshah Kotla after legendary Bishen Singh Bedi and Mohinder Amarnath.
The Rajasthan Cricket Association was disappointed over the IPL Governing Council's decision to not hold matches in Sawai Man Singh Stadium in Jaipur, citing logistical issues.
Of the Rs 24.45 crore entertainment tax slapped by the government on the state body, DDCA has been directed to deposit Rs one crore in two instalments.
DDCA case also presents the BCCI with the first real test of its intentions following the removal of N Srinivasan.
India vs South Africa: Feroz Shah Kotla gets green-light to host fourth Test as DDCA gets interim relief from HC
The Delhi High Court on Wednesday paved the way for DDCA to hold the upcoming fourth India-South Africa test match at Ferozshah Kotla stadium and directed the South Delhi Municipal Corporation to issue the provisional occupancy certificate.
The logjam regarding Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) hosting the fourth Test between India and South Africa continued on Tuesday with the tax department of the state government yet to give clearance for the game scheduled from 3-7 December.
DDCA has moved the court for the interim relief as the SDMC yesterday rejected their application for a no-objection certificate or POC to hold the match.
Unmukt Chand hit his fifth first-class century (146 runs) and half-centuries from Mithun Manhas (53) and Sumit Narwal (59) helped Delhi seize the initiative against Rajasthan on the third and penultimate day of their Ranji encounter at the Ferozeshah Kotla.