Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Kings XI Punjab by 6 wickets reaching the target with five balls to spare in Mohali on Friday. Earlier, Punjab skipper Sangakkara won the toss and elected to bat setting a target of 182 runs.
After winning the toss the skipper Sangakkara said, “It’s good to comeback after sitting out of the Mumbai game. We have to enjoy the game, support each other and play to our best.”
He further said, “We have a good side, we have lost some games but does not make a bad side. We will take one over at a time today and build a strong platform.”
Kings XI Punjab: Shaun Marsh, Ravi Bopara, Kumar Sangakkara(w/c), Yuvraj Singh, Manvinder Bisla, Irfan Pathan, Bipul Sharma, Piyush Chawla, Brett Lee, Shalabh Srivastava, Sreesanth
Bangalore Royal Challengers: Jacques Kallis, Manish Pandey, Robin Uthappa(w), Kevin Pietersen, Cameron White, Virat Kohli, Rahul Dravid, Dale Steyn, Anil Kumble(c), Vinay Kumar, Praveen Kumar.