IPL 2020: RCB beat SRH by 10 runs of their opening fixture of this 12 months’s version of the IPL.© BCCI/IPL
Bollywood star Anushka Sharma cheered on her husband Virat Kohli’s Indian Premier League (IPL) crew Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), after they began this 12 months’s season on a profitable be aware, beating SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) by 10 runs. RCB appeared in bother at one level, with Jonny Bairstow properly set to take SRH to their 164-run goal. However some brilliance from Yuzvendra Chahal and a spectacular collapse from the batting aspect noticed Kohli’s crew seize the 2 factors from their opening fixture. Sharing an image of RCB gamers celebrating a wicket on her Instagram story, Anushka wrote “profitable begin” together with a flurry of emojis.
The match additionally noticed a powerful maiden IPL half-century from RCB’s younger debutant Devdutt Padikkal.
RCB followers had been additionally handled to yet one more present of sophistication from AB de Villiers, who gave the crew a powerful end with a 30-ball 51.
But it surely was Chahal, with figures of Three-18 from his 4 overs, who was the match-winner for RCB.
First, he eliminated Manish Pandey to interrupt up a harmful 71-run stand between him and Bairstow.
Then, in his closing over, he bowled Bairstow and Vijay Shankar off consecutive deliveries to shift the momentum fully in RCB’s favour.
These wickets opened the floodgates as SRH misplaced eight wickets within the area of 5 overs and RCB recorded a comparatively comfy win on the finish.
Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli predict their first baby in January 2021. The couple took to social media to announce Anushka’s being pregnant late final month.
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