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  • Royal Challengers acquire Manvinder Bisla in IPL trading window November 7, 2014

    New Delhi: Royal Challengers Bangalore have acquired Manvinder Bisla from Kolkata Knight Riders as part of the first trading window which was opened on October 6. The Window is open till December 12 and four players have been traded so far. "The latest two trades both involve Royal Challengers Bangalore. They have...
  • IPL 7: CSK will go into playoffs with confidence, says Stephen Fleming May 24, 2014

    Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming on Saturday said the win against Royal Challengers Bangalore in their final league match of IPL7 have given his side muchneeded confidence ahead of their clash against Kolkata Knight Riders in the playoffs. "We wanted to win today and have done that. I could not...
  • IPL 7: Chennai thrash Bangalore to end threematch losing streak May 24, 2014

    Faf du Plessis scored a fifty and had a 75run partnership with MS Dhoni (49*) to take Chennai Super Kings to an eightwicket win over hosts Royal Challengers Bangalore, which boosted CSK's hopes of finishing second on the table. Chasing a modest target of 154 set by RCB, largely due to...
  • Kolkata Knight Riders have shed the chokers tag, says Gautam Gambhir May 22, 2014

    Kolkata: Refusing to take credit for turning around the fortunes of his team, captain Gautam Gambhir Thursday said he was satisfied but not surprised over his Kolkata Knight Riders' sixmatch winning streak which powered them to the playoffs of the Indian Premier League. Addressing the media after humbling Royal Challengers Bangalore...
  • IPL 7: RCB near exit door after 7wicket defeat to Hyderabad May 20, 2014

    Royal Challengers Bangalore were pushed close to exit door of IPL 7 after a crushing 7wicket defeat against Sunrisers Hyderabad, who kept their glimmer of playoff hopes alive in their last home game of the season. Chasing a challenging 161 to win, David Warner returned to Hyderabad's opening slot with a...
  • Kohli should focus more on batting than captaincy, says Ganguly May 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Former India captain Sourav Ganguly feels that Virat Kohli should take it easy while leading the Royal Challengers Bangalore side which in turn would help him focus on his primary duty scoring as many runs as possible. Under Kohli's captaincy, RCB have lost six out of the 10 games...
  • Courtney Walsh calls for controlled aggression after PollardStarc spat May 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Pace legend Courtney Walsh on Thursday said the ugly onfield spat between West Indies allrounder Kieron Pollard and Australian seamer Mitchell Starc during an IPL match was not a pretty sight and called for "controlled aggression" from cricketers. "I was travelling and saw it on YouTube, so I can't say...
  • IPL 7: Yuvraj Singh inspires RCB to much needed 16run win over Delhi May 14, 2014

    Yuvraj Singh blasted an unbeaten 68 off just 29 balls in a stunning sixhitting exhibition to power Royal Challengers Bangalore to a 16run victory over Delhi Daredevils, who could score only 170 for 7 in reply at the M Chinnaswamy stadium on Tuesday. Yuvraj, who had scored a brilliant 83 of...
  • IPL 7: Smith, Faulkner overshadow Yuvraj as RR beat RCB by 5 wickets May 11, 2014

    The M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore on Sunday saw one of the most incredible runchases in T20 history when Steven Smith and James Faulkner snatched a win from Royal Challengers Bangalore's as Rajasthan Royals overshadowed Yuvraj Singh's heroics to chase down 190 and win by 5 wickets. Chasing a stiff target,...
  • IPL 2014: Punjab look to cement top spot against Bangalore May 9, 2014

    Glenn Maxwell will be the cynosure of all eyes when a rampaging Kings XI Punjab take on Royal Challengers Bangalore in an Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium on Friday. Maxwell, who fell within touching distance of a century for the fourth time in...
  • IPL 7: Mumbai Indians beat RCB as sparks fly at Wankhede May 6, 2014

    Sparks flew at the Wankhede Stadium on Tuesday where Mumbai Indians' second win of IPL7 over Royal Challengers Bangalore by 19 runs was marred by an ugly exchange beween Kieron Pollard and Mitchell Starc. MI allrounder Pollard and RCB's Australian bowler Starc almost came to blows during the Mumbai innings before...
  • Watch: The IPL fight between Kieron Pollard and Mitchell Starc May 6, 2014

    Mumbai Indians' West Indian heavyweight Kieron Pollard and Royal Challengers Bangalore's Mitchell Starc almost came to blows in the IPL7 match at the Wankhede Stadium on Tuesday. After exchanging a few words, Starc came in to bowl his next delivery on which Pollard pulled out. But the Aussie bowled in the...
  • IPL 7: Zaheer Khan unlikely to play against Royal Challengers Bangalore May 5, 2014

    Mumbai Indians leftarm pace bowler Zaheer Khan is unlikely to play against the Royal Challengers Bangalore in their IPL clash at the Wankhede stadium Tuesday, after injuring his bowling arm in the previous game last Saturday. "Zaheer has strained his left latissmus dorsi muscle. He is...
  • IPL7: AB de Villiers triumphs over Dale Steyn in the battle of South Africans May 5, 2014

    The M Chinnaswamy stadium in Bengaluru on Sunday witnessed the battle of South Africans in an IPL match between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Sunrisers Hyderabad where the world's two fiercest players and teammates AB de Villiers and Dale Steyn took on each other. RCB kicked off their campaign...
  • IPL 7: De Villiers's 89 off 41 scripts Bangalore's win over Hyderabad May 4, 2014

    AB de Villiers produced one of the most devastating Twenty20 innings as he smashed an unbeaten 89 from just 42 balls as Royal Challengers Bangalore pulled off a sensational fourwicket victory over Sunrisers Hyderabad on Sunday. De Villiers butchered Hyderabad bowlers with 6 fours and 8 sixes as he took Bangalore...
  • As it happened: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Sunrisers Hyderabad, IPL7, Match 24 May 4, 2014

    For ballbyball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page. Royal Challengers Bangalore started IPL 7 as one of the hot favourites but three consecutive defeats has been a realitycheck for them, and they would want to get their act together in their first home game of the season when...
  • IPL 7: RCB's Chris Gayle confident of a turnaround in India April 30, 2014

    Bangalore: After winning just two of the five matches played in the UAE, Royal Challengers Bangalore batsman Chris Gayle is hoping for a turnaround of his team's fortunes in the Indian leg of IPL7. Out of nine remaining matches, RCB will play five matches at Chinnaswamy stadium and are hoping to...
  • IPL 7: Kings XI Punjab hammer RCB for fifth straight win April 28, 2014

    An inspired display of fast bowling by the Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) pacers set up their fifth straight win in IPL 7 as Sandeep Sharma & Co. first restricted Royal Challegners Bangalore (RCB) to 124 for 8 and then chased down the modest target easily to win by 5 wickets. Sharma's...
  • As it happened: Punjab vs Bangalore, IPL 7, Match 18 April 28, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) An inspired display of fast bowling by the KXIP pacers set up the win as they chased down Bangalore's modest 124/8 with 7 balls to spare in Dubai. Prematch: After scoring their lowest ever total in the last match, Royal Challengers...
  • IPL 7: RCB lose to Rajasthan Royals after hitting new low April 26, 2014

    Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) hit a new low on Saturday when Rajasthan Royals bowled them out for their lowest ever total of 70 and then romped home in 13 overs to win by six wickets in an IPL7 match at Abu Dhabi. Pravin Tambe was the chief contributor in dismantling RCB...
  • IPL 7: KKR's Morne Morkel reprimanded for using insulting language April 25, 2014

    Kolkata Knight Riders fast bowler Morne Morkel has received a reprimand for breaching the Indian Premier League (IPL) Code of Conduct during his team's match against the Royal Challengers Bangalore at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium here. "Morkel admitted to the level 1 offence (Article 2.1.4) of using insulting language during the...
  • Yuvraj Singh hates batting under pressure, says mother April 22, 2014

    Sharjah: Shabnam Singh, mother of Yuvraj Singh, on Tuesday said her son hates to bat under pressure and relishes playing in a side which enjoys cricket and are relaxed. "He is very happy to be picked up for RCB because cricket is all about enjoying and that's...
  • IPL 7: Mumbai Indians up against RCB's batting might April 18, 2014

    The ease with which Royal Challengers Bangalore won their previous encounter against Delhi Daredevils has surely sent a statement of intent to the rest of the Indian Premier League sides, and in their second game of IPL 7, the Virat Kohli-led RCB will face defending champions Mumbai Indians in the...
  • Not easy to overcome World T20 disappointment: Yuvraj Singh April 17, 2014

    Indian batsman Yuvraj Singh on Thursday said it was difficult to cope with the World Twenty20 final defeat against Sri Lanka but he was learning to take disappointments in his stride. India had reached the summit clash of the tournament unbeaten but failed to cap their brilliant campaign with a win. "A...