Andre Russell, Virat Kohli

Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) eked out an thrilling win over Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) for beneath their second success of the IPL 2019 season after Andre Russell and Nitish Rana nearly pulled off the inconceivable on the Eden Gardens on Friday.

Needing 113 runs off the ultimate six overs, Russell (65 off 25) and Rana (85 not out off 46) nearly acquired their workforce over the street nevertheless Moeen Ali managed to defend 24 inside the final over.

The tense climax bought right here after Virat Kohli slammed 100 off 58 balls for his fifth century inside the IPL and first this season. RCB hammered 91 runs off the ultimate 5 overs to attain 213 for 4 – their highest full this IPL season.

Ali’s 66 off 28 whereas batting alongside Kohli moreover proved helpful for the Pink Navy as they lastly managed to defend.

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