IPL: Virat Kohli Slams Maiden T20 Ton, But Royal Challengers Bangalore go Down to Gujarat Lions
Virat Kohli scored 100* in 63 balls but it was not enough to take RCb to a win as the went down to GL by six wickets
Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli won the toss and chose to bat against Suresh Raina-led Gujarat Lions. (All images from BCCI)
Gujarat Lions started with a bang as they dismissed the dangerous Shane Watson (6) early.
Virat Kohli stood tall among RCB batsmen as he reached the fifty-run mark in just 40 balls.
Virat Kohli reached his maiden century in 63 balls. His innings included 11 fours and one six.
Dwayne Smith gave GL a fast start as he scored 32 off 21 balls.
Brendon McCullum (42) and Suresh Raina (28) stitched a 40-run partnership.
Dinesh Karthik top-scored for GL with a 39-ball 50*
Dwayne Bravo took GL to win over RCB with a four. And then he did the 'Champion' dance
At the end, Kohli's ton went in vain as RCB lost their third match in five outings.