IPL 2020 SRH vs RCB Match Result: Royal Challengers Bangalore beat SunRisers Hyderabad by 10 runs

In the fourth game of the season, Royal Challengers Banglore beat SunRisers Hyderabad by 10 runs to kickstart their campaign with the win.

By Puneet Hooda, Updated : Sep 21, 2020 23:54 IST
IPL 2020 SRH vs RCB Match Result: Royal Challengers Bangalore beat SunRisers Hyderabad by 10 runs
Dream11 IPL 2020: SunRisers Hyderabad vs Royals Challengers Bangalore (Image Source- IPL Twitter handle)

IPL 2020 SRH vs RCB Match Result: In the fourth game of the season, Virat Kholi side Royal Challengers Bangalore triumphed over SunRisers Hyderabad by 10 runs to make a winning start to their 2020 campaign. Opener Devdutt Padikkal scored a half-century on his debut to provide a good start to RCB later De Villiers did what he does best, smashing bowlers for fun. AB de Villiers (51 of 31) helped Royal Challengers Bangalore reach 163. Spinner Yuzvendra Chahal got the man of the match award for his splendid bowling. 

Bhuvneshwar Kumar (0-25) was the Cheapest bowler for SunRisers Hyderabad. Although he didn't take any wicket but kept  RCB batsman under control. Batting first Royal Challengers Bangalore had a good start and 90 runs opening partnership provided a kick start to RCB innings. However, they could not capitalise the start and lost two wickets including Captian Virat Kohli in quick succession. AB De Villiers few biggies in death overs helped RCB setting up a good fighting total of 163 runs. 

During the chase, Warner got Run out unlucky, but Bairstow along with Manish Pandey took the driving seat and helped the team reach the half-century mark. Things were going well for SRH until Yuzvendra Chahal (3-18) took three wickets in his last over to bring his team back in the game. SunRisers Hyderabad collapsed from 121/3 to 153 all out. Chahal getting Bairstow and Vijay Shankar in consecutive delivery proved the catalyst for Royals Challengers Bangalore. Captain Virat Kohli (14 runs in 13 balls) got out early in the match. 

Next, Royal Challengers Bangalore will face Kings XI Punjab on September 24. On the other hand, SunRisers Hyderabad will face Kolkata Knight Riders on September 26.