Chris Gayle (above) was dismissed for 117 by Akshar Patel after being caught by himself © IANS
Chris Gayle (above) was dismissed for 117 by Akshar Patel after being caught by himself © IANS

Royal Challengers Banglaore (RCB) explosive Jamaican opener, Chris Gayle was dismissed for 117 by Akshar Patel after being caught by himself, in the 2015 Indian Premier League (IPL) against Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore on Wednesday. Currently, RCB are 190 for the loss of two wickets in 17 overs, with AB de Villiers on 31 and Dinesh Karthik coming in. Live updates: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kings XI Punjab Match 40 at Bangalore

Earlier, Kings XI Punjab won the toss and elected to field. Royal Challengers Bangalore brought back Chris Gayle for Nic Maddinson along with bringing in Sreenath Arvind in place of Iqbal Abdullah . Kings XI Punjab replaced Virender Sehwag with Manan Vohra. Live scorecard: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kings XI Punjab Match 40 at Bangalore