Gujarat Titans vs Royal Challengers Bangalore April 30 Brabourne Stadium Mumbai Match Report 2022

Rahul Tewatia and David Miller scored fine cameos as The Gujarat Titans registered a six wicket win over the Royal Challengers Bangalore at the Brabourne in Mumbai on Saturday.

After winning the toss and electing to bat first, Pradeep Sangwan got Gujarat off to a fine start by sending back skipper Faf Du Plessis for a golden duck.

Virat Kohli and Rajat Patidar featured in a 99 runs for the second wicket before the latter top-edged a paddle sweep off Sangwan to Shubman Gill at square leg for a 32 ball-52.

Mohammed Shami then cleaned up Kohli with a yorker for 58.

Rashid Khan then struck by dismissing the in form Dinesh Karthik, top edging a pull to Shami at short fine leg.

Glenn Maxwell’s excellent innings when he sliced a low full-toss from Lockie Ferguson and was caught brilliantly by Rashid at cover for a 18 ball-33.

Mahipal Lomror in the end scored a quickfire 16 off 8 balls, to lift the Royal Challengers to 170/6 in their allotted 20 overs.

Chasing 171, Wriddhiman Saha and Shubman Gill got Gujarat off to a fantastic start. The pair added 51 runs for the opening wicket before the former miscued a wrong ‘un from Wanindu Hasaranga to Rajat Patidar at long off.

Shahbaz Ahmed brought RCB back into the contest with wickets of Gill (31) and skipper Hardik Pandya for 3 in quick succession.

Sai Sudarshan (20) was dismissed by Hasaranga leaving the Titans in a spot of bother at 95/4.

However David Miller (39* off 24) along with Rahul Tewatia (43* off 25) combined together an unbeaten 79 run stand for the fifth wicket to take Gujarat to a famous victory.

Tewatia was adjudged the Player of the Match for his stupendous knock.

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