The RCB against KKR started off with Team Bangalore sending off a heartwarming gesture with the whole team wearing a sky blue color jersey to honor the frontline covid-19 warriors around the world. These jerseys will be later auctioned for the people, as said by Skipper Kohli at the toss. Royal Challengers Bangalore stands at the top 5 of the points table. Virat Kohli, who announced earlier that he will step down from the position of skipper after this season is playing his 200th Match for the franchise team. RCB won the toss and decided to bat first, but they were struggling in scoring runs. KKR Bowlers with some disciplined bowling wiped off the whole team in the 19th over, giving them an easy target of 92 runs.
Kolkata Knight Riders started off their innings strongly with Shubhman Gill, who scored 48 runs, and Debutant Venkatesh Iyer, who scored 41* runs and picked up the winning boundary for the team. The team was struggling in the points table, but with the impressive innings, they might be chasing well and secure a spot in the playoffs.
Varun Chakravarthy (4-0-13-3) is chosen as the man of the match