Royal Challengers Bangalore in strong position vs Mumbai Indians in IPL 2014
RCB are 82 for one after nine overs.
Chris Gayle © IANS (File Photo)
May 6, 2014
In the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2014 game played between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Mumbai Indians, despite Bangalore losing Parthiv Patel, Bangalore continued to make their surge towards chasing down the target of 187 runs set by Mumbai. It was Chris Gayle who kept despositing it for monstrous sixes to leave Mumbai in trouble. For Mumbai, Harbhajan Singh bowled a few tight overs.Bangalore’s skipper, Virat Kohli is batting with Gayle at the moment. Even he smashed a six of the bowling off Kieron Pollard.At present Bangalore hold the slight edge in the IPL 7 between the arch-rivals, as they have plenty of wickets in hand to gor for the jugular in the end overs. Catch Live Blog of the Mumbai Indians (MI) vs Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), IPL 2014 match here.
Earlier, the diminutive Parthiv Patel opened up the shoulders by smashing Jasprit Bumrah for a boundary. He then played square cuts against Pawan Suyal for more boundaries. Here is a player who loves to play on the back-foot through the off-side.
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