Swashbuckling West Indies opener Chris Gayle smashed a blistering half-century before Yuzvendra Chahal returned with a three-wicket haul as Royal Challengers Bangalore defeated Gujarat Lions by 21 runs in Indian Premier League. The match started at 8 PM IST. (SCORECARD)
Gayle slammed a 38-ball 77-run innings, while skipper Virat Kohli produced a superb 50-ball 64 to guide RCB to a massive 213-2 after Gujarat skipper Suresh Raina won the toss and elected to field. (ALL THE RESULTS | STANDINGS)
Opener Brendon McCullum then played a superb 72-run off 44-ball innings, studded with two fours and seven sixes but he didn’t get the support from the other end as RCB restricted the Lions to 192-7 to snap their three-game losing streak. (FULL SCHEDULE)
Live matches and live streaming in India
In the Indian subcontinent, IPL 2017 will be broadcast on Sony Pictures Network.
The IPL 2017 will be streamed online on Hotstar (mobile and internet with a 5-minute delay).
Live matches and live digital streaming (For international viewers)
Following is a list of channels, where the IPL 2017 will be broadcast live in foreign countries.
# Sony Pictures Network - Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan, Maldives & their respective territories, Commonwealth & possession
# ESPN and Willow TV - USA & its territories & possessions
# Super Sport - South Africa & Sub-Saharan Africa
# Sky Sports - UK, Republic of Ireland, Isle of Man & Channel Island & the European territories & possessions only
# OSN Rights - (MENA Counties) - Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Syria, Tunasia, UAE and Yemen only.
# Flow TV and Sportsmax – Caribbean
# Sky NZ – New Zealand
# Singtel, Starhub, Elevan sports (OTT) and cricketgateway.com – Singapore
# Cricketgateway.com – Australia, South-East Asia, Rest of Asia, South America
# Cricketgateway.com & Ethnic channel group - Canada
# Now TV & Cricketgateway.com - Hong Kong