Mumbai, Pretr. Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) reached the IPL play-offs with Mumbai Indians’ thrilling five-wicket win over Delhi Capitals, after which Virat Kohli thanked the Rohit Sharma-led team and said, ‘Thank you Mumbai, we remember it. Will keep.’
Mumbai ended their campaign on Saturday with a fourth win by beating Delhi. With this RCB reached the knockout stage. Kohli said, ‘It was unbelievable. Emotions were rising. Thank you Mumbai, we will remember it.’
Faf du Plessis said that the whole team watched the match together and applauded each and every good performance of the Mumbai team
RCB kept their playoff hopes alive by defeating points table-toppers Gujarat Titans by eight wickets in their last league match, but they could only go ahead with Delhi’s defeat at the hands of Mumbai. RCB captain Faf du Plessis said that the entire team watched the match together and applauded each and every good performance of the Mumbai team. Duplessis said, ‘It was great. It was great to see that everyone was here from the very beginning of the game, so we watched it together. We were all celebrating every wicket that Mumbai got and every shot later when they were chasing the target. It was good for everyone that we were watching the match together. It was great to be a part of the celebration at the end of the match.
RCB have not won the IPL title yet
RCB will now take on third-placed Lucknow Supergiants in the Eliminator in Kolkata on May 25. Royal Challengers are yet to win the IPL title and all-rounder Glenn Maxwell feels the team is very close to making that dream come true. “It’s an amazing result for us,” Maxwell said. We have taken a step forward. We are close to creating history for RCB in this tournament.