Bangalore, May 2: Another nail-biting last over finish was witnessed at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium as Kings XI Punjab sealed a four-wicket win over Royal Challengers Bangalore with just 1-ball to spare.
Scorecard: RCB vs KXIP
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Here are the Highlights of RCB vs KXIP:
# Piyush Chawla won it for Kings XI Punjab with a six off the penultimate ball.
# Nitin Saini scored his maiden IPL half-century.
# Azhar Mahmood was adjudged man of the match for his impressive bowling figures of 3/20 which cut-short RCB's total by several runs.
# Punjab hit a total of six sixes and 14 boundaries in their innings.
# Saini raced to fifty off 32 balls, who also top-scored for Kings XI Punjab.
# Kings XI Punjab reached 100 runs in 12.2 overs (74 balls).
# Punjab lost three wickets (run-outs) in the space of eight balls scoring seven runs.
# Punjab's stand-in skipper David Hussey scored a 29-ball 45 with two fours and four sixes.
# Chris Gayle and Virat Kohli added 119 runs for the second wicket for Royal Challengers Bangalore.
# Chris Gayle's 71 off 42 balls consisted of six fours and four sixes.
# Chris Gayle scored his fifth half century in IPL 5.
# Chris Gayle's 111 meters strike is the biggest six in IPL 5.
# Royal Challengers Bangalore hit a total of eight sixes and 11 fours in their innings.
# Gayle raced to 50 off 32 balls while Gayle-Kohli century stand came off 70 balls.
# Royal Challengers Bangalore raced to 100 runs in 12.6 overs (78 balls).
# This win takes Punjab to fourth position with 10 points while Bangalore slipped to sixth spot in the points table.
# Punjab seal two-back-two wins while RCB slumped to their second consecutive loss.