Royal Challengers Bangalore Win Over Delhi Daredevils
Royal Challengers Bangalore commenced their IPL 2014 drive with a throbbing 8-wicket victory next to the Delhi Daredevils at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Thursday, April 17. The highlight of Bangalore’s victory was good all-round presentation by the bowlers initial to control Delhi to a sum of 145 and later the batsmen clinically chasing down the goal in 16.4 overs.
Mitchell Starc bowled a sizzling spell with the new ball. Albie Morkel was reaching the ball to swing while Varun Aaron was fatal precise. Leg-spinner Yazuvendra Chahal got past the edge of Murali Vijay in the first ball of the eighth over and Delhi were in a dot of bother. With only 35 on the score board they had gone their top four batsmen. Mayank Agarwal (6), Dinesh Karthik (0), Manoj Tiwary (1) and Vijay (18) failed to make a force thus leaving Ross Taylor and JP Duminy to revive the innings. The duo looked for singles at start on in the innings and got their eye in.