Virat Kohli became the first Indian and fifth player to complete 10,000 T20 runs.
The Mumbai Indians’ fierce run on the UAE leg continues after their third defeat in the trot. The Royal Challengers Bangalore is the latest in improving the five-time championship. The team, led by Virat Kohli, performed a comprehensive show in Dubai and left with a comfortable 54-run victory. While Virat Kohli and Glenn Maxwell destroyed half a century Hershall Patel Steal the show with a stunning hat-trick.
After being first asked to hit the bat, the RCB got off to a disastrous start with opener Devdutt Padikkal leaving for the ducks. Nonetheless, Kori and Glen Maxwell came to the party and gave MI Bowler a tough time. As a result, Bangalore-based costumes deserve a total of 165/6.
The target was challenging, but MI’s chase started smoothly, with openers Rohit Sharma and Quinton de Kock adding 57 runs to their first wicket. But the great bowling by Yuzvendra Chahal and Harshal Patel meant that the defending champions had lost momentum. The latter achieved a great hat-trick as MI was bundled with 111 and lost the contest with 54 runs.
Meanwhile, important statistics and figures from the RCB-MI collision at IPL2021 are:
Five – – Virat Kohli For the first time as an Indian who completed 10,000 T20 runs, he became the fifth player overall. He joins the elite lists Chris Gale, Kieron Pollard, Shoreive Malik and David Warner.
2 – Kori was the second fastest to win a 10,000-run landmark and achieved a feat in 299 innings. Chris Gale (285 innings) wins pole position.
47 – Kori currently has 47 scores over 50 in the Indian Premier League (IPL), most of which are from Indians.
721 – Kori was also the RCB’s best run getter for MI with 721 runs. He passed the AB Devilias tally for 693 runs.
Four – Suryakumar Yadav scored four consecutive single-digit scores in IPL 2021. Recently, the star batter hasn’t actually touched.
twenty four – Jasprit Bumrah has 24 wickets against RCB at IPL, which most bowlers use. He passed Sandeep Sharma, Harbhajan Singh, Ashish Nehra, and Ravindra Jadeja (23) to the top of the list.
3 – For the first time since 2018, Mumbai Indians lost three games in a row on the group stage.
Four – Glenn Maxwell is the fourth Australian player after Shane Watson, David Warner and Aaron Finch, beating 350 six in T20 cricket.
1 – This is the first example of an RCB defeating MI in both group stage matches of the season.
17 – Harshal Patel is the 17th bowler to complete a hat-trick at IPL.
3 – Patel became the third RCB bowler after Samuel Badree and Praveen Kumar, completing a hat-trick at IPL.
twenty three – Patel won 23 wickets in the IPL 2021. This is due to the capless bowler for the IPL season. In the 2014 edition, Yuzvendra Chahal took the same number of ticket gates to the RCB.
1 – This is the first instance of RCB that bundles MI in the Indian Premier League.