The Gujarat Lions registered a much needed victory in the IPL 20 – their third win in 8 matches. Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) have lost their 6 out of 9 matches so far.
The RCB posted 134 in 20 overs. Kedar Jadhav (31) and Pawan Negi (32) were the top scorers. Andrew Tye took 3 wickets, while Jadeja took two for Gujarat Lions.
Lions lost their star batsman Brendon McCullum cheaply. However, Suresh Raina (34*) and Aaron Finch (72) batted superbly to take the game away from RCB. Gujarat Lions reached 135/3 in 13.5 overs and won by 7 wickets.
Samuel Badree took two wickets for RCB. Andrew Tye was adjudged ‘Player of the Match’ again.