AB de Villiers © IANS
AB de Villiers © IANS

Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers have taken Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) to a comfortable position against the Rajasthan Royals, in their Indian P remier League (IPL) 2015 match at Ahmedabad on Friday. Chasing 131 to win, RCB were 76 for one after nine overs, needing another 65 runs to win.  Live Cricket Score, Rajasthan Royals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, IPL 2015, Match 22 at Ahmedabad

Kohli was batting on 27 not out and de Villiers was on 24 not out, as the two RCB batsmen joined forces to take their side ahead. Kohli and de Villiers have added 40 runs so far for the second wicket to put RCB in a position of command.  LIVE CRICKET SCORECARD: Rajasthan Royals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore IPL 2015 Match 22 here

This was after  Chris Gayle and Virat Kohli took Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) to a flying start in their modest chase of 131. Gayle fell on the fourth ball of the fifth over as Shane Watson surprised him with a slowish short delivery, which Gayle tried to pull but got a leading edge. Gayle fell after scoring 20 off 17 balls, studded with three boundaries and a six.