Dubai: Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Mumbai Indians in a Super Over thriller in the IPL here today. Needing eight to win, AB de Villiers scored a crucial boundary before skipper Virat Kohli scored the winning runs. Earlier, Ishan Kishan scored a 58-ball 99 to help MI reach 201/5 and take the game into the Super Over. Bangalore had scored 201/3.
Brief scores: RCB 201/3 (de Villiers 55*, Padikkal 54, Finch 52; Boult 2/34); MI 201/5 (Kishan 99, Pollard 60; Udana 2/45); Super Over: MI 7/1; RCB: 11/0. PTI
KXIP’s Nicholas Pooran made a sensational save against RR, catching the ball with a dive outside the boundary and then throwing it back in the field. Sachin Tendulkar called it the “best save I’ve seen in my life”, a view he shared with Kevin Pietersen.