Virat Kohli-led Royal Challengers Bangalore made it to the playoffs by defeating Punjab Kings on Sunday (October 3). RCB managed to hold their nerves to register a six-run win over KL Rahul’s men and make it to the playoff stage for the second time in a row.
During this, Kohli’s counterattack in PBKS For his old tweet. During their previous match in the first leg of IPL 2021, PBKS had tweeted a funny post against RCB as they were getting closer to victory. Along with a picture of an RCB dugout, the tweet read, “Yahan pe sab shanti shanti hai (Everything is very peaceful here)!”. The tweet has now been deleted.
Here is the screenshot of the tweet:
However, after RCB’s victory on Sunday, Kohli trolled Punjab by reminding him of his old tweet. RCB shared a video of their “dressing room chat” after the match, and before the team talk, Kohli was heard saying “Bohat shanti hai aaj (today is very peaceful)”.
Watch Kohli’s joke here:
— Neelabh (@CricNeelabh) 4 October 2021
Talking about the match, Glenn Maxwell’s 57 off 34 balls took RCB to 164 for 7 which are the highest team in Sharjah this season and then Yuzvendra Chahal scored another 3/29. Owned the middle overs with a game-changing spell that saw KL. Rahul’s team ended with 158 runs for 6 wickets.
With 16 points from 12 matches, RCB thus became the third team after Chennai Super Kings and Delhi Capitals to make it to the last-four stage. Punjab Kings can reach 12 points with 10 points from 13 matches, but with a net run-rate of -0.241 and more than Rajasthan Royals (10 points), Mumbai Indians (10 points) and KKR (10 points before the evening) One match more played. game), they are all out of competition.