Royal Challengers Bangalore vice-captain AB de Villiers was mighty pleased with his batting show successful his team's 38-run triumph implicit Kolkata Knight Riders successful Match 10 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 connected Sunday.
RCB rode connected superb knocks from Glenn Maxwell and de Villiers to station 204 for 4 connected the committee and past restricted KKR to 166 for 8 to triumph their 3rd lucifer successful succession this season.
Maxwell top-scored with 78 runs portion de Villiers made 76 arsenic the duo added 53 disconnected 37 balls for the fourth-wicket to tilt the scales successful RCB's favour. Both batsmen deed 9 fours and 3 sixes each during their whirlwind knocks.
"I did play good and had a batch of fun. Maxi made it easier and it's hard coming into a crippled connected a transportation that has been slower," de Villiers said aft picking up the Player of the Match award.
ABD made a peculiar notation to his woman Danielle and kids - who watched the lucifer from the stands astatine the MA Chidambaram Stadium.
"It was a spot of both. It wasn't a 200-wicket; possibly 170 was astir par today. The astir important happening is I'm enjoying myself and my cricket - my household is here," de Villiers added.
RCB bowlers backed up the bully show from their batsmen with Kyle Jamieson starring the battalion with 3 wickets for 41 runs. Yuzvendra Chahal got among the wickets for the archetypal clip this season, bagging 2 for 34 portion Harshal Patel besides chipped successful with a mates of scalps successful the decease overs to lend to RCB's win.
Royal Challengers Bangalore apical the array present with 6 points from 3 games and volition play their adjacent lucifer astatine the Wankhede Stadium successful Mumbai for the archetypal clip this play erstwhile they instrumentality connected Rajasthan Royals connected April 22.