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RCB vs RR Live Score and Updates: Virat's Men in Red look to carry their winning momentum

IPL 2020 RCB vs RR Live Score: Follow the Live Score and Commentary of Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Rajasthan Royals in a mouth-watering clash here in Dubai.

By Mohit Sindhu, Updated : Oct 03, 2020 19:14 IST
RCB vs RR Live Score and Updates: Virat's Men in Red look to carry their winning momentum
RCB vs RR IPL 2020 Live Score and Commentary

IPL 2020 RCB vs RR Live Score and Commentary

Indian cricket team most consistent batsman Virat Kohli's Royal Challengers Bangalore will lock horns in a mouth-watering encounter against Steve Smith-led Rajasthan Royals today at Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi. Bangalore-based franchise RCB won their previous encounter in a most dramatic way in the super over. On the other hand, Steve Smith and their young boys are doing a tremendous job in their first two games but they lost to Kolkata Knight Riders by a big margin of 37 runs as they fell short while chasing a stiff total of 175 runs set by Dinesh Karthik and Co earlier. So, RCB will be looking for their consecutive wins here at the slowest venue of Abu Dhabi(UAE).

Should Read - RCB vs RR Head To Head records in IPL history

Jaipur-based franchise RR, on the other hand, lost their previous encounter against two-time IPL winners Kolkata Knight Riders by a big margin. Steve Smith and his guys not able to chase down an average total set by KKR. However, Royals have completely dominated in the first two matches of the biggest fantasy cricket league of Dream11 IPL 2020. So, they also looking to bounce back strongly against Virat's Men in Red today at Abu Dhabi.

Rajasthan Royals are currently at 3rd position with 4 points behind KKR in the points table. On the other hand, Virat's Royal Challengers Bangalore were at the 4th place with 4 points from their three matches.

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RCB - 151/2 IN 18.3 overs

RCB nearer to win against RR

Kohli bounce back with his 37th half-century

RCB direct go to the top spot in the points table.

That's the fifty for Kohli. RCB were at 118/1 in 15 overs

Devdutt Padikkal - The first player to hit three 50+ scores in the first four matches in IPL.
His scores so far:
56(42) v SRH Dubai
1(2) v KXIP Dubai
54(40) v MI Dubai
54*(36) v RR Abu Dhabi

Royal Challengers Bangalore need 37 runs in 5 overs

RCB - 107/1 in 14 overs

Virat Kohli* - 41(37)

D Padikkal* - 55(39)

Partnership: 82(69)

Kohli and Devdutt Padikkal's partnership is going well for RCB

Score Updates

RCB were at 50/1 in the powerplay

Virat Kohli - 6(9)

Devdutt Padikkal - 36(20)

Good start from RCB.

RCB - 27/1 in 3 overs

Aaron Finch Lbw b Shreyas Gopal 8(7)

Virat Kohli* - 1(1)

D Padikkal* - 23(12)

Tewatia smashes 2 consecutive sixes of Navdeep Saini's last over of the inning

SRH finishes their innings to 154/6 in 20 overs

Top scorer: Mahipal Lomror - 47(39)

Rahul Tewatia - 24 from 12 balls with 3 maximum

For RCB, Chahal - 4-0-24-3

Udana - 4-0-41-2

SRH - 128/6 In 18 overs

Chahal vs RR in IPL
10 mat
14 wkts
Avg 12.50
ER 5.73
SR 13.1

Chahal to Lomror, THATS OUT!! SRH were at 114/6 after 16.4 overs

Chahal finishes his impressive spell with 4-0-24-3

RR is stumbling here.

Paraga gone!! SRH - 105/5 AFTER 15.5 overs

Riyan Parag c Finch b Udana 16(18) [4s-1]

Mahipal Lomror* - 40(36)

Rahul Tewatia is the new man comes in.

SRH - 89/4 after 14 overs

Mahipal Lomror* - 30(29)

Riyan Parag* - 11(13)

The partnership is on now for SRH

Score Updates

After 10.1 overs, SRH were at 70/4

Mahipal Lomror* - 22(19)

Yuzvendra Chahal [1.0-0-2-1] is back into the attack, he is really playing his part in the game so far for RCB

Chahal to Uthappa, Gone!! Caught!! Udana takes a comfortable catch in the deep.

Uthappa c Udana b Chahal 17(22) [4s-1]

Score Updates

 It's time for a strategic timeout.

After 8.2 overs, SRH - 57/3

Robin Uthappa* - 12(12)

Mahipal Lomror* - 14(18)

Partnership: 26(25)

This pair looks to repair the innings for Rajasthan Royals. Let's hope they both consolidate their inning

Score Updates

After 5 overs

SRH - 33/3

Robin Uthappa* - 1(6)

Mahipal Lomror* - 1(4)

Partnership: 3(6)

Score Updates

Score after 4.1 overs, Last 3 overs: 22 runs, 3 wkts

SRH - 31/3

Robin Uthppa - 0(5)

Yuzvendra Chahal, right-arm leg break, comes into the attack. What a start by wrist-spinner Yuzi Chahal.

Chahal to Samson, THATS OUT!! Caught&Bowled!!

Samson c and b Chahal 4(3) [4s-1]

Score Updates

Score after 3.1 overs

SRH - 31/2

Sanju Samson -  4(2)

Navdeep Saini to Buttler, out Caught by Devdutt Padikkal!! What a way to start your spell! This is a massive strike by Navdeep Saini on his very first-ball. 

Navdeep Saini to Buttler, THATS OUT!! Caught!!

Buttler c Devdutt Padikkal b Navdeep Saini 22(12) [4s-3 6s-1]

Score Updates

Score after 2.4 overs

SRH 27/1

Jos Buttler - 22(11)

A Huge wicket for RCB, Udana to Smith, THAT'S OUT!! Bowled!!

Smith b Udana 5(5) [4s-1]

Score Updates

Score after 1 overs

SRH 9/0

Jos Buttler - 4(3)

Steve Smith -  5(3)

Isuru Udana - 1-0-9-0

RR skipper Steve Smith and Jos Buttler will open the inning for them. Buttler is on strike

Isuru Udana opens the attack 

Rajasthan Royals Playing XI

Jos Buttler(w), Steven Smith(c), Sanju Samson, Robin Uthappa, Riyan Parag, Rahul Tewatia, Mahipal Lomror, Tom Curran, Shreyas Gopal, Jofra Archer, Jaydev Unadkat

Royal Challengers Bangalore Playing XI

Devdutt Padikkal, Aaron Finch, Virat Kohli(c), AB de Villiers(w), Shivam Dube, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Washington Sundar, Isuru Udana, Navdeep Saini, Adam Zampa, Yuzvendra Chahal

Rajasthan Royals won the toss and elected to bat first