Punjab Kings Defeat RCB Despite Faf Du Plessis’ Bold Play
Mayank Agarwal leading Punjab Kings won the toss and decided to send Royal Challengers in to bat first.
Faf Du Plessis of Royal Challengers dominated the field, scoring 88 runs in 57 balls.
The former South African captain's roaring sentiment was visible in the field when Du Plessis hit 7 sixes. Former RCB captain Virat Kohli also scored 41 runs in 29 balls.
Despite RCB's strong performance, Punjab Kings played boldly to chase down the target of 206 set by RCB.
Punjab Kings defeated Royal Challengers by 5 wickets when 1 over was still left.
Unpredictable the match might seem from the beginning, both sides played remarkably today at Dr. DY Patil Sports Academy in Navi Mumbai.