Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Gujarat Lions IPL Highlights 18 Apr 2017

Watch RCB vs GL highlights today on 18-4-2017. Watch Chris Gayle and Virat Kohli innings highlights. Watch Gujarat vs Bangalore IPL highlights of the 20th match played at Rajkot today. Gujarat Lions captain captain Suresh Raina decided to bowl first after winning toss. This decision didn’t work well because of a 122-runs opening partnership between Gayle and Kohli smashed Gujarat bowling in a merciless manner.


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Chris Gayle needed just three runs to become the first batsman to score 10,000 T20 runs. He not only achieved this milestone but also scored a blasting 77 runs in just 38 balls. His innings had 5 fours and 7 sixes. It was a treat to watch him bat in his traditional aggressive manner.

Virat Kohli, his opening partner, also played his part and both gave a 122-runs opening stand to the team. He scored 64 runs off 50 balls with the help of 7 fours and 1 six.

These were the only two wickets fell for RCB today. After the departure of these two batsmen, Travis Head and Kedar Jadhav maintained the momentum and Royal Challengers Bangalore scored massive 2013 runs in 20 overs.

Both Travis and Jadhav played 16 balls each and scored 30 and 38 runs respectively. Ravindra Jadeja was the most expensive bowler for Gujarat who gave away 57 runs in 4 overs with the economy rate of 14.25.

Dwayne Smith also tried his luck as a bowler but his only over cost his team 17 runs after which he was removed from the bowling list.


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RCB 213/2 (20/20 ov)
Gujarat Lions 192/7 (19.5/20 ov)
Gujarat Lions require another 22 runs with 3 wickets and 1 ball remaining
Indian Premier League – 20th match
Twenty20 match | 2017 season
Played at Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot
18 April 2017 – night match (20-over match)
Royal Challengers Bangalore innings (20 overs maximum) R B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal CH Gayle lbw b Basil Thampi 77 38 5 7 202.63
View dismissal V Kohli* c Smith b Kulkarni 64 50 7 1 128.00
TM Head not out 30 16 2 1 187.50
KM Jadhav† not out 38 16 5 2 237.50
Extras (lb 1, w 3) 4
Total (2 wickets; 20 overs) 213 (10.65 runs per over)

Did not batSR Watson, Mandeep Singh, STR Binny, P Negi, AF Milne, S Aravind, YS Chahal


Fall of wickets 1-122 (Gayle, 12.4 ov), 2-159 (Kohli, 15.5 ov)

Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
View wicket DS Kulkarni 4 0 37 1 9.25 8 6 0 (1w)
View wicket Basil Thampi 4 0 31 1 7.75 11 3 1
AJ Tye 4 0 34 0 8.50 9 4 1
RA Jadeja 4 0 57 0 14.25 4 6 3
S Kaushik 3 0 36 0 12.00 4 0 4 (1w)
DR Smith 1 0 17 0 17.00 0 0 2 (1w)
Gujarat Lions innings (target: 214 runs from 20 overs) R B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal DR Smith c Mandeep Singh b Chahal 1 4 0 0 25.00
View dismissal BB McCullum c Milne b Chahal 72 44 2 7 163.63
View dismissal SK Raina* c Watson b Chahal 23 8 2 2 287.50
View dismissal AJ Finch st †Jadhav b Negi 19 15 2 1 126.66
View dismissal KD Karthik† c Kohli b Aravind 1 4 0 0 25.00
View dismissal RA Jadeja run out (Negi/†Jadhav) 23 22 2 0 104.54
View dismissal Ishan Kishan c Chahal b Milne 39 16 2 4 243.75
AJ Tye not out 6 6 0 0 100.00
Basil Thampi not out 0 0 0 0
Extras (lb 2, w 6) 8
Total (7 wickets; 19.5 overs) 192 (9.68 runs per over)

To batDS Kulkarni, S Kaushik


Fall of wickets 1-1 (Smith, 1.2 ov), 2-37 (Raina, 3.6 ov), 3-103 (Finch, 9.4 ov), 4-106 (Karthik, 10.6 ov), 5-137 (McCullum, 14.4 ov), 6-165 (Jadeja, 17.4 ov), 7-191 (Ishan Kishan, 19.4 ov)

Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
View wicket P Negi 4 0 21 1 5.25 17 1 2 (1w)
View wickets YS Chahal 4 0 31 3 7.75 8 1 2 (1w)
View wicket S Aravind 4 0 53 1 13.25 7 3 5 (1w)
View wicket AF Milne 3.5 0 43 1 11.21 6 4 2 (3w)
SR Watson 2 0 24 0 12.00 1 1 2
TM Head 2 0 18 0 9.00 1 0 1