Mumbai: It was a moment of history for Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) as the team won their first ever Eliminator in the IPL. Their 14-run win over Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) ensured them a place in the qualifier against Rajasthan Royals (RR). Bangalore’s journey till now has been nothing short of a fairytale as they are just 2 victories away from the clinching the tournament.

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Rajat Patidar literally owned the biggest stage of his nascent career with a magnificent hundred that got Royal Challengers Bangalore within a sniffing distance of title clash after out-batting Lucknow Super Giants by 14 runs in the IPL Eliminator on Wednesday.

RCB will meet Rajasthan Royals in the second Qualifier on Friday, which will decide Gujarat Titans’ opposition for Sunday’s final

Courtesy Patidar’s 54-ball-112 not out which had 12 fours and seven huge sixes, RCB literally knocked the stuffing out of LSG attack, piling an imposing 207 for 4 in 20 overs.