The Royal Challengers Bangalore’s failure phase is not taking the name out of it. RCB’s team went on to bat first against the Kolkata Knight Riders on Sunday, but their three-star batsman Chris Gayle, Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers were dismissed cheaply.
Gayle (0), Kohli (5) and De Villiers (10) put together a total of 15 runs in this match, and these three equaled their lowest score (15) together, bowlers on either occasions The team was Kolkata Knight Riders.
Gayle became the victim of Umesh Yadav on the first ball of the match, he did not even open his account, while Kohli scored 5 runs in 9 balls to become the lbw on Umesh’s ball. AB de Villiers scored 10 runs in 8 balls and became the bowler on Sunil Narine.
Gayle’s wicket scored a score of 0, Kohli’s wicket at 20, and De Villiers’s score dropped to 34. In this way, RCB’s three star batsmen Gayle, Kohli and De Villiers had returned to the pavilion till 4.4 overs and 34 runs.
Bad batting in this IPL has been a major problem of RCB. In the match against Kolkata, the entire team of RCB was reduced to 49, which is the lowest score of any team in IPL history so far. RCB team is already out of the playoff race after losing 9 of their 12 matches.