IPL 2024: RCB add to most embarrassing record by losing match, become first team to do so – India TV Hindi

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The 17th season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) has been very poor so far for the Royal Challengers Bangalore team, even in the match against Mumbai Indians they faced a huge defeat by 7 wickets. In this match, Mumbai Indians chased the target of 197 runs and won this match with 27 balls remaining. It was RCB’s fifth loss in the sixth match this season and they are currently 9th in the points table with 2 points, making their path to the playoffs looking tough. In the match against Mumbai Indians, the team of Royal Challengers Bangalore created a most embarrassing record which is not held by any team in the history of IPL.

Three players scored half-centuries, the score did not reach 200

Royal Challengers Bangalore batted first in the match, with captain Faf du Plessis, Rajat Patidar and Dinesh Karthik scoring half-centuries for the 11th time in history. In IPL when an innings was batted first. Three batsmen scored more than 50 runs during the innings, but the RCB team could only manage 196 runs in 20 overs. This is the first time in the history of IPL that three players scored 50 plus runs in an innings but their team failed to score 200.

Mumbai Indians ended the match 27 balls early.

Mumbai Indians achieved the target of 190-plus runs for the third time in the history of IPL at the fastest pace. Mumbai Indians have four records in this regard, including their 32-ball target of 190 against Rajasthan Royals in the 2014 season. He then chased down the target of 199 runs against Punjab Kings in 2017, 27 balls earlier. In this match too, Mumbai Indians achieved the target in 15.3 overs.

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