Kolkata: In the Eliminator 1 of the ongoing Indian Premier League 2022, Royal Challengers Bangalore have lost Virat Kohli for just 25 runs and this broke the heart of many fans as this could be Kohli’s last walk to the pavilion of this season.
The expression on Kohli’s face while going back said it all. This is a crucial match for his side and losing this would mean an exit from the tournament and every player would want to play his best in such situations.
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RCB has lost captain Faf du Plessis on the fifth ball of the game and Kohli took it over from there to save the sinking ship. Kohli helped his side reach 70 before getting dispatched to the dressing room. Two overs later, Glenn Maxwell joined Kohli in the stands after scoring just 9 runs.
Earlier, KL Rahul won the toss and opted to bowl first in the Eliminator.
first published:May 25, 2022, 9:08 p.m.