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Sourav Ganguly removes his cap before shaking hands with Virat Kohli – WATCH | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Rajat Patidar's aggressive half-century and exceptional bowling display propelled Royal Challengers Bengaluru to their fifth consecutive victory, significantly bolstering their playoff aspirations with a commanding 47-run triumph over Delhi Capitals on Sunday.RCB posted a challenging total of 187-9, with Cameron Green's unbeaten 32 off 24 balls playing a crucial role in their innings. In reply, RCB bowlers dismantled Delhi Capitals' batting lineup, restricting them to 140 runs in 19.1 overs at their home ground, M. Chinnaswamy Stadium.With this remarkable win, RCB have jumped to fifth place in the standings, igniting hope for a late charge towards playoff qualification. However, securing victory in their final league match and relying on other favorable outcomes will be cruci...
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Watch: Ishant Sharma gets the last laugh after an on-field banter with Virat Kohli

It was an absolute theatre when Virat Kohli faced his long-time India and Delhi teammate Ishant Sharma during the match between Royal Challenger Bengaluru and Delhi Capitals in Bengaluru on Sunday evening. After being hit for a four and six, Ishant Sharma got the prized wicket of Virat Kohli and gave his long-time former India teammate a lavish send-off. Former Australia cricketer Tom Moody while talking to Star Sports called it a “friendly fire” as the duo have played together for around two decades. “They’re very, very good friends. They’ve played a lot of cricket together for India. And Ishant is a gentle giant,” said Moody. “Rayudu was telling me off-air how funny he is and how much he adds to a team environment. You can see the laughs between Virat and Ishant. And Ishant got the la...
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Watch: Anushka Sharma’s reaction shows how desperately Virat Kohli and RCB wanted to win against Delhi Capitals | – Times of India

Royal Challengers Bengaluru's (RCB) win over Delhi Capitals on Sunday kept them alive in the race to IPL 2024 playoffs, and the winning moments captured on camera showed Virat Kohli's wife, Anushka Sharma, folding hands to thank god -- reflecting how important this win meant to her husband and his team.IPL 2024: Points Table | ResultsThe 47-run victory is RCB's fifth in a row, making them the first team to do so in this edition of the IPL.They had lost seven of their first eight matches. But the five-match unbeaten run after that has reignited their hopes of finishing in the top four on the table. Currently, RCB are No. 5 on the table with 12 points and their final league game is against defending champions Chennai Super Kings in Bengaluru on May 18. WATCH VIDEO OF ANUSHKA'S REACTIONLed...
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‘Bol mujhe bas stump dikh raha hai’ – Virat Kohli’s leg-pulling act on Mohammed Siraj goes viral | Cricket News – Times of India

The mood in the Royal Challengers Bengaluru (RCB) dressing room is upbeat, as their fifth consecutive win has reignited hopes of qualifying for the IPL 2024 playoffs, and it showed in the video where team's icon Virat Kohli and Karn Sharma could be seen seen pulling teammamte Mohammed Siraj's leg over a comment.IPL 2024: Results | Points TableLed by Rajat Patidar's 32-ball 52 and useful contributions from Will Jacks (29 off 41 balls), Cameron Green (32 off 24) and Kohli (27 off 13), RCB put up a competitive 187 for 9 on the board after being asked to bat first by Delhi Capitals.In chase, Delhi folded up for 140 in 19.1 overs despite stand-in skipper Axar Patel's fighting 39-ball 57. Yash Dayal starred with the ball for RCB, taking 3 for 20, while New Zealander Lockie Ferguson took 2 for...
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Royal Challengers Bengaluru set IPL 2024 record with win over Delhi Capitals | Cricket News – Times of India

Royal Challengers Bengaluru's (RCB) convincing 47-run win over Delhi Capitals on Sunday not only kept them alive in the race to playoffs but also set a record for most consecutive victories by a team in the 2024 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).IPL 2024: Results | Points TableLed by Rajat Patidar's 32-ball 52 and useful contributions by Will Jacks (29 off 41 balls), Cameron Green (32 off 24) and Virat Kohli (27 off 13), RCB put up a competitive 187 for 9 on the board after being asked to bat first by Delhi Capitals, who were led by Axar Patel in the absence of Rishabh Pant, out with a one-match suspension.In chase, Delhi folded up for 140 in 19.1 overs despite skipper Axar's fighting 39-ball 57. Yash Dayal starred with the ball for RCB, taking 3 for 20, while New Zealander Loc...
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IPL 2024: Fifth straight win keeps RCB well in playoff hunt, dealing big blow to DC’s aspirations

Synopsis: Revival artists Patidar and Dayal help extend RCB’s winning streak and keep slim playoff hopes alive, after Kohli produces strokes and theatre to hit DC’s knockout ambitionsTwo men quietly behind Royal Challengers Bengaluru’s turnaround have been Rajat Patidar and Yash Dayal. The latter has bowled with wisdom and sharpness, even if he has not been an epitome of control; Patidar has struck four half-centuries in his last five outings, all of which they have won, dispelling the awful memories of his Test faux pas a few months ago. In another must-win game, they whipped up memorable and vital contributions, Patidar with a regal 52 and Dayal with a two-wicket first over plus the scalp of Delhi Capitals top-scorer Axar Patel, who kept his team in the hunt with 57 from 39 balls, in ...
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RCB vs DC, IPL 2024 Highlights: Rajat Patidar fifty, gritty bowlers keep RCB in playoff race – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Royal Challengers Bengaluru kept their playoff dreams intact through Rajat Patidar's blazing fifty and a strong-willed effort from the bowlers, who set up the hosts' 47-run victory over Delhi Capitals in the IPL on Sunday.The target of 188 was not insurmountable, but the Capitals' chase descended into disarray once they lost four wickets inside 3.3 overs upfront, eventually finishing at 140, with Axar Patel 57 (39b, 5x4, 3x6) playing a lone hand.RCB now have 12 points from 13 matches – same as the Capitals – and need a win against Chennai Super Kings in the last league match here on May 18 to push their case for a playoff berth.The Capitals also need a win in their final league game against Lucknow Super Giants on May 14 to stay in the hunt.Cutting back to the match, Impact P...
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MS Dhoni reunites with Suresh Raina, gifts tennis balls as souvenirs to fans – WATCH | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Did Mahendra Singh Dhoni play his last IPL match at the MA Chidambaram Stadium? Is he going to retire after the IPL 2024? The speculation surrounding Dhoni's potential retirement and his last IPL appearance at the MA Chidambaram Stadium continues to linger in the minds of fans, eagerly awaiting clarity about the future of their beloved 'Thala'.In a much-anticipated clash against Sanju Samson's Rajasthan Royals, Chennai Super Kings sought a crucial victory on Sunday. The Yellow Brigade delivered in style, clinching a convincing five-wicket triumph, thus keeping their hopes alive for a spot in the IPL playoffs.With this victory, CSK jumped to the third position on the points table, while Rajasthan Royals suffered their third consecutive defeat but maintained their hold on the s...
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IPL-17: DC vs RCB: Delhi Capitals opt to bowl against RCB

Royal Challengers Bengaluru’s captain Faf du Plessis tosses the coin as his Delhi Capitals’ counterpart Axar Patel looks on before the start of the Indian Premier League (IPL) Twenty20 cricket match between Royal Challengers Bengaluru and Delhi Capitals at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on May 12, 2024. | Photo Credit: AFP Delhi Capitals won the toss and opted to bowl against Royal Challengers Bengaluru in Bengaluru on May 12.Axar Patel is captaining the Delhi side in place of Rishabh Pant, who was handed a one-match suspension for a third slow over rate offence this season.TeamsDelhi Capitals: Jake Fraser-McGurk, Abishek Porel (w), Shai Hope, Kumar Kushagra, Tristan Stubbs, Axar Patel (c), Kuldeep Yadav, Rasikh Dar Salam, Mukesh Kumar, Ishant Sharma, Khaleel Ahmed.Royal Chal...
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Bengaluru weather forecast before RCB vs DC IPL match: Thunderstorms could play spoilsport, washout scenarios explained

Weather update for IPL match today: Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) host Delhi Capitals (DC) at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in a match that has a lot hinging on it for both teams. Before the IPL match today, Delhi Capitals are fifth in the IPL 2024 standings with 12 points from 12 games while RCB are seventh with 10 points from the same number of games. The IPL match today will see a clash between two in-form teams in the IPL at the moment: Delhi Capitals have won three of their last four games while RCB come into this match with four wins on the trot. A loss today for RCB would eliminate them from IPL playoffs contention. DC also are unlikely to make the cut if they lose Sunday’s IPL match. Rain scenarios for RCB vs DC Both teams are chasing a victory today to put one foot firmly into...
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Amid Rishabh Pant’s ban, this star all-rounder to lead Delhi Capitals vs RCB | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Delhi Capitals faced a major setback on Saturday as their skipper and keeper-batter Rishabh Pant will miss the upcoming clash against Royal Challengers Bengaluru in IPL 2024 due to a one-match suspension for their third slow over-rate in the tournament.According to an announcement by the IPL, DC were penalized for their slow-over rate during their 21-run victory over Rajasthan Royals at the Arun Jaitley Stadium on May 7.In Pant's absence, the reins will be taken up by star all-rounder Axar Patel when they face Royal Challengers Bengaluru at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium on Sunday.Addressing the pre-match press conference on Saturday, the Delhi Capitals' Head Coach Ricky Ponting said, "He (Axar) has been Vice-Captain at this franchise for the last couple of seasons. A very experie...
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IPL: Big blow for Delhi Capitals, skipper Rishabh Pant suspended for one match | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Delhi Capitals captain Rishabh Pant is set to miss the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 game against Royal Challengers Bengaluru as he has been penalized with a fine of Rs 30 lakh and a one-match suspension due to his team's slow over-rate during their match against Rajasthan Royals in the ongoing IPL 2024 season. This marks the third instance of Pant being fined for this offence, with the previous two incidents resulting in fines only.However, after the third breach of the IPL Code of Conduct, Pant has been handed a one-match suspension.The official statement released by the IPL stated, "Mr Rishabh Pant, Captain, Delhi Capitals has been fined and suspended for one match for breaching the IPL Code of Conduct after his team maintained a slow over-rate during Match 56 of the TA...
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Rishabh Pant suspended for match against RCB and fined Rs 30 lakh by IPL

Rishabh Pant, captain of the Delhi Capitals, has been fined and suspended for one match for breaching the IPL Code of Conduct, the league announced in a press release on Saturday. The suspension means Rishabh Pant will miss the IPL match against Royal Challengers Bengaluru on Sunday. The heavy rap on the knuckles for Rishabh Pant came because his team maintained a slow over-rate during Match 56 of the Indian Premier League 2024 against Rajasthan Royals at the Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi on May 07. A statement from IPL stated: “As it was Rishabh Pant’s team’s third offence of the season under the IPL’s Code of Conduct relating to minimum over-rate offences, Rishabh Pant was fined Rs 30 Lakh and suspended for one match. The rest of the members of the Playing XI, including the Impact Playe...
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RCB vs DC 2024, IPL Live Streaming: When and where to watch Royal Challengers Bengaluru vs Delhi Capitals for free?

Royal Challengers Bengaluru vs Delhi Capitals IPL 2024 Live Streaming: Faf du Plessis’ Royal Challengers Bengaluru (RCB) will take on Rishabh Pant’s Delhi Capitals (DC) in another must-win game to stay alive in the playoffs race of this year’s Indian Premier League (IPL). The RCB, currently seventh with 10 points from 12 matches, will desperately hope not to run into that brilliant Capitals as a defeat can undo their good work in the last four matches. In the run-up to this match, RCB had beaten Gujarat Titans twice, Punjab Kings and Sunrisers Hyderabad once each. While the victory over SRH valiant, RCB did not face much challenge from the floundering Titans and Kings. Live streaming details of the RCB vs DC match in IPL 2024 When is the RCB vs DC IPL 2024 match? The Royal Challengers B...