Indian Premier League : RCB ,The second round of the Indian Premier League 2021 is underway in the UAE. The 31st match of the tournament was played between Kolkata Knight Riders and Royal Challengers Bangalore.
Royal Challengers Bangalore lost the match by 9 wickets. Meanwhile, Kolkata Knight Riders bowlers bowled brilliantly in this match. A video of a yorker ball thrown by Kolkata Knight Riders fast bowler Andre Russell to dismiss AB de Villiers is currently the talk of social media.
The Royal Challengers Bangalore, who came to bat first in the match, failed to get off to a good start. The team’s main batsman was back early. AB de Villiers then came in at number five to bat. Supporters of Royal Challengers Bangalore had high hopes for him. Because the position of Royal Challengers Bangalore team was very delicate in this match. But, he also failed to perform well. Indian Premier League : RCB
It so happened that Andre Russell came in to bowl the 9th over of the first innings. He bowled Shrikar Bharat off a bouncer off the first ball of the over. Then in the fourth ball of the over, AB de Villiers was bowled by a fast yorker who touched the pads of AB de Villiers and hit the stumps. AB de Villiers was also surprised to see the ball. De Villiers could not score a single run off 1 ball in this innings.
De Villiers has been dismissed by these bowlers on the first ball
AB de Villiers is one of the best batsmen in T20 international cricket. He is able to hit any ball out of bounds. So dismissing him is every bowler’s dream. AB de Villiers was dismissed by Albie Merkel on the Golden Duck in 2008. Sudip Tyagi (2009), Jacques Kallis (2012), Ken Richardson (2014), Moses Henriques (2015) and Andre Russell (AB de Villiers) have all been knocked out on the Golden Ducks by the Kolkata Knight Riders.
In this match, Virat Kohli won the toss and elected to bat first. However, the Royal Challengers Bangalore batsmen failed to match. As a result, Royal Challengers Bangalore’s entire innings ended at just 92 runs.
The openers of the Kolkata Knight Riders got off to a good start. Therefore, Kolkata Knight Riders won the match with 60 balls and 9 wickets in hand.