Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli bats in a brilliant manner in the ongoing Eliminator match against Kolkata Knight Riders. Kohli scored 39 runs in 33 balls with the help of 5 fours. With the help of these 5 fours, he has completed more than 900 fours in T20 cricket and he has become the 7th player in the world and the second player from India to do so.
Before the Eliminator match against KKR, Virat Kohli had 896 fours in this format. Virat Kohli has now become the only batsman to hit 900 or more fours in T20 cricket after Chris Gayle, Shikhar Dhawan, David Warner, Alex Hales, Aaron Finch and Brendon McCullum.
Talking about the match, RCB has scored 94 runs in 13 overs for the loss of three wickets. Apart from Kohli, two wickets have fallen for Bangalore in the form of Devdutt Padikkal and KS Bharat. AB de Villiers is present with Glenn Maxwell at the crease till the time of writing the news.
Virat Kohli won the toss and decided to bat first at this ground in Sharjah. Both the teams have not made any changes in their playing XI.
Royal Challengers Bangalore (Playing XI): Virat Kohli (C), Devdutt Padikkal, Srikar India (W), Glenn Maxwell, AB de Villiers, Daniel Christian, Shahbaz Ahmed, George Garten, Harshal Patel, Mohammad Siraj, Yuzvendra Chahal
Kolkata Knight Riders (Playing XI): Shubman Gill, Venkatesh Iyer, Nitish Rana, Rahul Tripathi, Eoin Morgan (c), Dinesh Karthik (wk), Shakib Al Hasan, Sunil Narine, Lockie Ferguson, Shivam Mavi, Varun Chakraborty