Chris Gayle was out off the last ball of the powerplay © IANS
Chris Gayle was out off the last ball of the powerplay © IANS

Chris Gayle was bowled for 27 by Dhawal Kulkarni in Indian Premier League (IPL) 2015 Eliminator between Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Rajasthan Royals (RR). RCB got off to a decent start, scoring 41 before Gayle’s dismissal in six overs. Gayle started in ominous fashion, but was unable to kick on after that. AB de Villiers was the new man in for RCB. Live Scorecard: Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) vs Rajasthan Royals (RR), IPL 2015 Eliminator

At the other end, Virat Kohli had faced only 10 balls for his eight runs. Chris Morris and James Faulkner opened bowling for RR, but Kulkarni was soon into the game as well. Earlier, Kohli won the toss and decided that RCB would bat first against RR. Sreenath Aravind replaced Ashok Dinda in the RCB line-up, while Ankit Sharma came in to replace Brainder Sran. Both sides made solitary changes each. Live Updates: Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) vs Rajasthan Royals (RR), IPL 2015 Eliminator