IPL 2020, RCB vs KKR: Yuzvendra Chahal is in excellent form this season. Twitter
England and Rajasthan Royals (RR) all-rounder Ben Stokes has said that Yujvendra Chahal may have been the man of the match in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 match between Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR). . The criticism came after RCB thrashed Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) by 82 runs at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Monday. Chasing 1 195 cha, Dinesh Karthik-led KKR’s Chris Morris and Washington Sundar took two wickets each.
Yujvendra Chahal bowled four overs for just 12 runs and the spinners also took the wicket of KKR skipper Dinesh Karthik.
Stokes tweeted, “Yuzi_Chal should get MOM in pistol game.
In the game of batsmen yuzi_chahal Get Mom here, with incredible stats especially in Sharjah
– Ben Stokes (@ Benstocks 38) 12 October 2020
Chahal has taken 10 wickets in the ongoing IPL and is ranked fifth in the list of leading wicket takers in IPL 2020.
Batting first, RCB scored a total of 194/2 in the allotted 20 overs. AB de Villiers hit 73 off just 33 balls with the help of five fours and six sixes.
De Villiers was named man of the match for his 73 not out.
Virat and De Villiers put on an unbeaten 100-run partnership. Varun Chakraborty was the most profitable bowler for KKR as he completed four overs with a figure of 0-25. RCB had scored runs in the last five overs of their innings.
RCB’s next match will be against Kings XI Punjab on October 1 and KKR Indians against Mumbai Indians in October. RCB is currently third in the points table while KKR is fourth.
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