IPL 2021, RCB vs MI Highlights: Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) consolidated their third spot on the IPL 2021 points table after beating defending champions Mumbai Indians (MI) by 54 runs at the Dubai International Stadium on Sunday.
After being sent to bat first, RCB recovered well early on after losing Devdutt Padikkal as Virat Kohli (51) and Srikar Bharat (32) built a 68-run partnership. After their dismissals, Glenn Maxwell’s 37-ball 56 powered RCB to 165/6 at the end of 20 overs. Chasing, MI got off to a brilliant start as Rohit Sharma (43) and Quinton de Kock (24) stitched a fifty-run opening stand in no time. But Mumbai crumbled under pressure and went from 79/1 to 106/8 in just six overs. Harshal Patel (4/17) and Yuzvendra Chahal (3/11) ended MI’s innings on 111-all out after 18.1 overs.
Royal Challengers Bangalore165/6 (20.0)
Mumbai Indians111 (18.1)
Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Mumbai Indians by 54 runs