In the first six matches, Royal Challengers Bangalore played in season12 of Indian premier league then even not able to win a single match and so they were so much nervous with their team performance. Bangalore having their bad days in Indian premier league as they have a big name in their team but all the big name are a flop in I didn't the premier league.
The seventh match for Bangalore was against KingsII Punjab and also match was played at the Punjab home ground. Now it was difficult to win against Punjab as their ground and it was also a huge task for Royal Challengers Bangalore. Royal Challengers Bangalore bring Umesh Yadav back to the team in place of Tim Southee. King ll Punjab skipper Ravichandran Ashwin brings Murugan Ashwin and Andrew Tye in place of Hardus Viljoen and Ankit Rajpoot.
It was a do or die match for Bangalore to stay alive for qualification of a playoff. If they lose this match then they will be out from the race to qualify for the playoff. Skipper Virat Kohli winning the toss decided to field first and so Punjab openers Chris Gayle and Rahul open the innings for the team. Both were playing with good shots and they are taking advantage of powerplay. K.L.Rahul got out after powerplay in the bowling of Yuzvendra Chahal. Gayle was playing in his own style.
He remained till the last ball of the innings. On the opposite side, wickets were falling but gayle played till the last ball of the innings and he takes a team to cross 170+ runs on the board and he alone played an innings of 99 runs. But Bangalore was looking for first win in the Season 12 of IPL. They even get a good start from first Kohli, Parthiv Patel and de Villiers and so they were in the match till the last over and finally they win their first match and so Bangalore fans happy with their first win.
With the winning of Bangalore, they have 2 points now and still 7 matches to go and if they win all the 7 matches then they will have 16 points and they will qualify for playoffs. But the win gives some boost to do more work in their upcoming match against Mumbai at Wankhede. So, it was a good match and everyone have enjoyed it and the fans of Bangalore ha e some fun to entertainment the winning shot from Marcus Stoinis.