After the AB de Villiers (75 not out) bowling performance of the bowlers, Royal Challengers Bangalore defeated Delhi Capitals by 1 run in the 22nd match of Indian Premier League-14. Delhi needed only 12 runs in the final over to win but could only manage ten runs.
In this match played at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad, RCB scored 171 runs for the loss of 5 wickets in 20 overs in the brilliant half-century innings of AB de Villiers. In reply, Rishabh Pant captained Delhi Capitals could only manage 170 runs at the loss of 4 wickets in 20 overs.
With this win, RCB has overtaken Chennai to the number one position in the points table. While Delhi is in the third position. For Delhi, captain Rishabh Pant scored an unbeaten 58 and Hetmyer scored 53 not out. While Prithvi Shaw contributed 28 runs. At the same time, AB de Villiers from RCB scored an unbeaten 75 runs with the help of 3 fours and 5 sixes, facing only 42 balls.