New Delhi,23/4 (AO Bureau)The 16th match of the Indian Premier League 2021 (IPL) was played between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Rajasthan Royals at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. In this match, Royal Challengers Bangalore, captained by Virat Kohli, won by 10 wickets. This is the team’s fourth consecutive win, while Rajasthan’s third defeat. With the win, RCB reached the top in the points table with 8 points. Rajasthan scored 177 for 9 wickets in the first play. In response, RCB achieved the target without wickets in 16.3 overs.
Virat Kohli has not been able to win the IPL title yet, but in the current season of IPL 2021, Royal Challengers Bangalore are holding the pace of victory. RCB captain Virat Kohli won the toss and decided to bowl. The Rajasthan team did not have a good start. The team lost three wickets for 18 runs. RCB bowlers performed brilliantly. Fast bowlers Mohammad Siraj and Harshal Patel took three wickets each. After this, RCB openers Devdutt Padikkal and Virat Kohli came to chase the target and achieved this target without losing wickets.
Virat Kohli and Devdutt Padikkal added 59 runs in the 6-over power play. Padikkat remained unbeaten after scoring 101 runs. This is his first century of IPL. Kohli remained unbeaten on 72 runs. Padikkal faced 52 balls in the innings. 11 11 fours and 6 sixes. At the same time, Kohli played 47 balls. Hit 6 fours and 3 sixes.
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IPL Points Table: In the 14th season of IPL, all eight teams have played four matches so far. After playing these four matches, the Royal Challengers Bangalore is at the top in the Akantalika. RCB have won all four matches so far in this season of IPL and they have 8 points in their account. Chennai Super Kings are at number two with three wins and 6 points in the numerical table. Delhi Capitals have also won three matches so far, but according to net runners, they are third in the table.