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Sarfaraz Khan thrills before RCB, RR share points after washout

Sarfaraz Khan's 21-ball 45 goes in vain as rain doesn't allow in second innings with RR chasing 201.

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Bangalore opened up the heaven just before the second innings. RCB posted a 200/7 but RR never came out for the chase. (Source: BCCI)

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RCB were invited to bat first and Chris Gayle hit a four and a six to move to 10 before he was out caught at square-leg. (Source: BCCI)

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Virat Kohli followed him soon and was out after scoring one run. (Source: BCCI)

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AB de Villiers then took it to himself and scored a crucial 57. (Source: BCCI)

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AB de Villiers had a 74-run third wicket stand with Mandeep Singh and then with Dinesh Karthik. He was out in a bizarre run-out. (Source: BCCI)

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It was the innings of Sarfaraz Khan which changed the course of the game. His 21-ball 45 took RCB to 200/7 (Source: BCCI)

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RR never came out to bat and with the drizzle stopping were rarely, the umpires called off the match and both teams had to share the points. (Source: BCCI)