The sixth game of the ongoing season between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kolkata Knight Riders turned out to be a low-scoring contest. The game has witnessed so many edge of the seat moments that kept the fans engaged to the game.
The low-scoring encounters have always been a tricky experience over the years. This time too, the fans witnessed one such thriller at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium. The fans absolutely loved the game through and through.
Batting first, KKR posted a mediocre total of 128 in 18.5 overs. RCB bowlers pulled off a brilliant job as they kept the KKR batsmen in check. Andre Russell top-scored for KKR with 25 off 18 balls as the West Indies international struck 1 four and 3 sixes.
Yuzvendra Chahal praises Wanindu Hasaranga on Twitter
Wanindu Hasaranga produced a fantabulous performance during the game against KKR. He showed great character in his bowling approach as he stuck to his bowling variations of exceptional line and length.
Moreover, he conceded only 20 runs in his quota of 4 overs at an economy rate of 5. He has taken as many as four wickets to his name. Meanwhile, Rajasthan Royals’ spinner Yuzvendra Chahal heaped praise on Wanindu Hasaranga for his bowling performance.
The former RCB man took to his official Twitter handle and posted a special tweet for the Sri Lankan international. The tweet reads, “Wanindu Hasaranga champion.” His tweet went viral in no time on social media.
Wanindu Hasaranga champion ???? ????#RCBvKKR
— Yuzvendra Chahal (@yuzi_chahal) March 30, 2022
Talking about the game, RCB chased down the target in 19.2 overs. Sherfane Rutherford top-scored with 28 runs. Dinesh Karthik hit the winning runs for RCB as he struck a six and a four off Andre Russell.
Royal Challengers Bangalore lost their opening game against Punjab Kings. However, they made a comeback against KKR to win their first game. RCB will take on Rajasthan Royals on April 5 at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.