IPL 2021: RCB top table early as SRH choke after Glenn Maxwell, Shahbaz Ahmed heroics

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IPL 2021: Royal Challengers went to the apical of the array aft sealing a 6-run triumph successful a last-over thriller against Sunrisers Hyderabad successful Chennai connected Wednesday. David Warner's 50 was not capable arsenic the erstwhile champions imploded successful a 150-run chase.

Virat Kohli steered his troops good   arsenic  RCB defended 149 against SRH connected  Wednesday successful  Chennai (Courtesy of BCCI)

Virat Kohli steered his troops good arsenic RCB defended 149 against SRH connected Wednesday successful Chennai (Courtesy of BCCI)

HIGHLIGHTS

  • SRH went from 115 for 2 to 143 for 9 successful their failed pursuit vs RCB
  • Shahbaz Ahmed picked up 3 wickets successful an implicit to seal it for RCB
  • Glenn Maxwell deed his archetypal IPL 50 since 2016 to assistance RCB station 149

It was Kolkata Knight Riders connected Tuesday and Sunrisers Hyderabad connected the pursuing time arsenic chasing teams choked connected successive days successful Chennai. David Warner's 49th 50 successful the Indian Premier League was not capable arsenic SRH imploded successful a span of 6 balls successful their pursuit of 150 against Royal Challengers Bangalore successful Match 6 of the 14th play astatine the MA Chidambaram Stadium.

With the 6-run win, Royal Challengers Bangalore ended their 6-year-long hold for a triumph successful their archetypal 2 games of an IPL season. Notably, Virat Kohli's men began their run with a hard-fought triumph implicit Mumbai Indians connected April 9.

From 115 for 2 successful the 16th over, Sunrisers Hyderabad mislaid arsenic galore arsenic 7 wickets for conscionable 28 runs. At the extremity of 20 overs, SRH fell abbreviated of RCB's 148-run people by 6 runs. Left-arm spinner Shahbaz Ahmed did the prima crook for RCB, picking up 3 wickets successful the 17th over.

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