RCB vs RR IPL Stats : Royal Challengers Bangalore hammered Rajasthan Royals by 10 wickets in the 16th match of Indian Premier League 2021 in Mumbai and registered their fourth win from fourth match in this season while Rajasthan Royals suffered their third defeat of this season.
Royal Challengers Bangalore won the toss and opted to bat first. Mohammad Siraj and Kyle Jamieson gave them a good start as both picked three wickets inside first five overs and the poor form of Jos Buttler and Manan Vohra continued, David Miller bagged a duck. Captain Sanju Samson played couple of good shots but couldn’t convert his start into big one and at 43/4 Rajasthan were reeling. Shivam Dube and Riyan Parag counter attacked and their 66 runs partnership brought team back in the match. In the end Tewatia too played some big shots and thus Dube’s 46, Tewatia’s 40 and Parag’s 25 helped Rajasthan Royals to finish on 177/9 in 20 overs.
In reply Virat Kohli and Devdutt Padikkal gave a good start to their team as the left hand opener took full advantage of power play and smashed all Rajasthan bowlers and these two kept scoring runs for fun and eventually in the 17th over they scored the winning run and thus helped their team to secure a record 10 wickets win. Padikkal played a brilliant knock of 101* runs while Kohli remained not out on 71.
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Rajasthan Royals Statistical Highlights from 16th match of IPL 2021 : A list of all the major stats and record which were recorded in the 16th match of IPL 2021 in Mumbai.
3 – Devdutt Padikkal became the third uncapped player to score a hundred in Indian Premier League.
Uncapped players to score 100 in IPL –
114* – Manish Pandey (RCB) vs Deccan, 2009
120* – Paul Valthaty (KXIP) vs CSK, 2011
101* – Devdutt Padikkal (RCB) vs RR, 2021
6000 – Virat Kohli when on 51, completed 6000 runs in the IPL – the first batsman to achieve this milestone.
Most Runs in IPL –
6021 – Virat Kohli
5448 – Suresh Raina
5428 – Shikhar Dhawan
5384 – David Warner
5368 – Rohit Sharma
200 – This was Royal Challengers Bangalore’s 200th match in the IPL – they became the second team after Mumbai Indians to play 200 or more IPL matches.
Most IPL matches for teams –
207 – Mumbai Indians
200 – Royal Challengers Bangalore
198 – Delhi Capitals
196 – Kolkata Knight Riders
194 – Punjab Kings
10 – For the fourth time Royal Challengers Bangalore registered 10 wickets win in Indian Premier League.
10 Wickets Wins for RCB in IPL –
vs RR at Bangalore, 2010
vs DC at Delhi, 2015
vs KXIP at Indore, 2018
vs RR at Mumbai, 2021
181* – Runs partnership between Virat Kohli and Devdutt Padikkal is the highest opening partnership for RCB in the IPL and overall fourth biggest partnership for them in this league.
Highest Partnerships for RCB in IPL –
229 – Virat Kohli / AB de Villiers vs GL at Bangalore, 2016
215* – Virat Kohli / AB de Villiers vs MI at Mumbai, 2015
204* – Virat Kohli / Chris Gayle vs DC at Delhi, 2012
181* – Virat Kohli / Devdutt Padikkal vs RR at Mumbai, 2021
167 – Chris Gayle / T Dilshan vs PWI at Bangalore, 2013
178 – Runs target is the third highest target which has been chased down by a team without losing a wicket in the IPL.
Highest targets chased down without losing a wicket –
184 – G Gambhir / C Lynn (KKR) vs GL, 2017
179 – S Watson / F du Plessis (CSK) vs KXIP, 2020
178 – V Kohli / D Padikkal (RCB) vs RR, 2021
163 – S Tendulkar / D Smith (MI) vs RR, 2012