Match 1 of the 2019 VIVO IPL between Chennai Super Kings and Royal Challengers Bangalore. After winning the toss Chennai Super Kings have decided to Bowl first at MA Chidambaram Stadium here in Chennai.
Royal Challengers Bangalore were set to start their first inning of the IPL 2019. RCB XI: V Kohli*, P Patel (wk), M Ali, S Hetmyer, AB de Villiers, S Dube, C de Grandhomme, U Yadav, Y Chahal, M Siraj, N Saini.
ARE YOU READY?! The wait is over as the players make their way out to the middle. Virat Kohli is opened up with Parthiv Patel, and he has faced the first ball of VIVO IPL 2019. Deepak Chahar will have the honour of bowling to the legend first up. Let’s get into the score card of RCB inning of the first match of VIVO IPL 2019.
Virat Kohli © Ravindra Jadeja b Harbhajan Singh, 6 runs from 12 balls. 1-16 (Kohli, 3.3 ov) Early breakthrough for Chennai Super Kings makes a good start.
Parthiv Parthiv Patel © Kedar Jadhav b Dwayne Bravo, 29 runs from 35 balls. 10-70 (Patel, 17.1 ov)
Moeen Ali ©&b Harbhajan Singh, 9 runs from 8 balls. 2-28 (Ali, 5.2 ov) second wicket for CSK.
AB de Villiers © Ravindra Jadeja b Harbhajan Singh, 9 runs from 10 balls. 3-38 (de Villiers, 7.2 ov) third wicket for CSK.
Shimron Hetmyer run out (Suresh Raina) gone for Duck. 4-39 (Hetmyer, 7.6 ov) fourth wicket.
Shivam Dube © Shane Watson b Imran Tahir, 2runs from 5 balls. 5-45 (Dube, 9.2 ov) fifth wicket for CSK.
Colin de Grandhomme © MS Dhoni b Ravindra Jadeja, 4 runs from 6 balls. 6-50 (de Grandhomme, 10.3 ov).
Navdeep Saini © Shane Watson b Imran Tahir, 2runs from 3 balls. 7-53 (Saini, 11.1 ov).
Yuzvendra Chahal © Harbhajan Singh b Imran Tahir, 4runs from 12 balls. 8-59 (Chahal, 13.4 ov).
Umesh Yadav b Ravindra Jadeja, 1 run from 10 balls. 9-70 (Yadav, 16.5 ov).
Mohammed Siraj NOT OUT, 0 runs from 1 ball.