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“Umesh bowling like a bowler, not howler!” Fans React as RCB Beat KXIP

Keeping their slender hopes of making it to the Playoffs alive, Royal Challengers Bangalore registered a clinical 17-run victory over Kings XI Punjab at the Chinnaswamy stadium. With the win, RCB, for the first time ever, rose to the 7th place of the league table.

Having been set a huge target of 203 runs, KXIP looked to be in control of the chase until the 17th over. However, Challengers’ Navdeep Saini dismissing the ever-dangerous David Miller and Nicholas Pooran in consecutive overs did the trick for the hosts. Umesh Yadav then took care of the tailenders to ensure a clinical victory for RCB. Earlier in the evening, AB de Villiers scored another inspiring knock of 82 runs off just 44 balls. His partnership with Marcus Stoinis (46) helped the home team reach a competitive total of 202/4.

However, more than the batsmen, RCB fans were appreciative towards bowlers (* read Umesh Yadav) for showing nerves of steel towards the end. This is how they reacted:

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Monish Gadiya
Monish Gadiya is the Head of Content at KreedOn. He is a thorough tech-enthusiast and believes that innovation is the answer to all the problems prevalent in the society. Monish graduated from University of Pune with a degree in Civil Engineering before pursuing a post-graduate diploma course in intellectual property rights. A die-hard football fan, he has represented his college at various football competitions.

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