By CricketCountry Staff
Bengaluru: Oct 5, 2011
With six runs required off last ball, the match could have gone either ways. But Arun Karthik's six meant Royal Challengers Bangalore beat South Australia Redbacks in an absorbing Champions League match at Bengaluru.
Earlier South Australia Redbacks had set a massive target of 215 runs for Royal Challengers Bangalore to chase in a do-or-die match for the home team.
Harris was supported by Callum Ferguson who made blistering 70 runs off 43 balls. But the star performer for Redbacks was Harris who scored a 108 runs which demolished Bangalore bowlers.
RCB needed six runs off the last ball by wicket keeper Arun Karthik. RCB have qualified for the semi-finals of the Champions League.
Brief Score: South Australia Redbacks 214 for 2 in 20 overs (Daniel Harris 108, Callum Ferguson 70; JS Mohammad 1 for 29) lost to RCB 215 for 8 in 20 overs (Virat Kohli 70, Tillakaratne Dilshan 74; Shaun Tait 5 for 32) by 2 wickets