AB de Villiers © IANS
AB de Villiers © IANS

AB de Villiers completes his half-century off  41 deliveries in Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) vs Rajasthan Royals (RR) match 29 at Bangalore. De Villiers came in at No.3 after the dismissal of Chris Gayle in the first over of the match. He has built a solid partnership with Mandeep Singh for the fourth wicket after the dismissal of skipper Virat Kohli. LIVE BLOG: RCB vs RR

De Villiers’ innings will certainly give RCB the confidence that they can reach a respectable total. With hard-hitters like Dinesh Karthik and David Wiesse to follow, RCB can reach a huge total as well. His innings has given RCB the much needed momentum after the dismissal of the openers early in the innings. LIVE SCORECARD: RCB vs RR

Shane Watson had earlier won the toss and put RCB into bat. RR have roped in Tim Southee in this game in place of Chris Morris. RCB too have made a change as leg spinner Yuzvendra Chahal comes in place of Iqbal Abdulla.  LIVE STREAMING: RCB vs RR