Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) defeated Delhi Daredevils (DD) by 6 wickets with 12 balls to spare in match 19 of Vivo IPL 2018, at M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru. AB de Villiers and Virat Kohli stitched a partnership of 63 runs for the fourth wicket and were cruising towards victory when Trent Boult took an unbelievable catch on deep square leg to dismiss Kohli on 30. Harshal Patel bowled a full toss to Kohli on leg stump. Kohli flicked it on the on side and it seemed a six for sure but Boult timed his jump perfectly, took the catch with his wrong hand and maintained his balance making sure he did not touch the boundary rope.


Kohli was left astonished by the catch. However, it did not matter: de Villiers won the match for RCB with his 39-ball 90 not out. During the run chase Kohli regained the Orange Cap and de Villiers entered the top five. RCB climbed to the fifth spot of the points table with 2 wins.