RCB vs CSK, IPL 2023 Highlights: Du Plessis and Maxwell led an assault on the target of 227 by Bangalore but Chennai managed to keep them at bay.
IPL 2023: RCB vs. CSK Highlights While it first appeared like Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) could find it difficult to compete in the chase after Chennai Super Kings (CSK) scored 226/6 in a furious innings while batting first, they gave the four-time winners a serious fright and got within eight runs of the goal. The third wicket partnership between captain Faf du Plessis and Glenn Maxwell was sensational, putting the target firmly within reach for the hosts. Before Maxwell ultimately fell on 76 off 36 balls, the duo hammered the ball to all corners of the ground. In just 61 balls, he and Du Plessis’ partnership scored a staggering 126 runs. Eventually, Du Plessis was out for 62 off 33, but RCB persisted.
Dinesh Karthik arrived to the gathering and hit 28 off 14 balls. After his dismissal, CSK began to have a realistic chance of winning. In the end, they had to hold off 19 runs in the last over and won by eight runs, although RCB scored 218/8 and still lost the T20 encounter.