Rahul smashes second IPL hundred as KXIP beat RCB by 97 runs

RCB were never in the chase and were bundled out for 109 in 17 overs

rahul-finch-iplt20-com Kings XI Punjab skipper K.L. Rahul celebrates the wicket of Aaron Finch of Royal Challengers Bangalore during the IPL 2020 match at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium | iplt20.com

K.L. Rahul smashed his second IPL hundred to lead Kings XI Punjab to a comprehensive 97-run win over Royal Challengers Bangalore on Thursday.

Rahul, who was dropped by RCB skipper Virat Kohli twice, slammed an unbeaten 132 off 69 balls, highest score by an Indian in IPL history, to fire KXIP to 206/3.

In response, RCB were never in the chase and were bundled out for 109 in 17 overs.

Brief scores:

KXIP 206/3 in 20 overs (K.L. Rahul 132 not out; Yuzvendra Chahal 1/25, Shivam Dube 2/33).

RCB 109/10 in 17 overs (Sundar 30; Bishnoi 3/32, Ashwin 3/21).

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