IPL 2021: All-round Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Mumbai Indians by 54 runs
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Glenn Maxwell starred with both bat and ball as the Royal Challengers Bangalore put in an all-round performance to beat Mumbai Indians by 54 runs. SportzPics
RCB's batting started off on the wrong note, with Jasprit Bumrah taking the early wicket of Devdutt Padikkal. Bumrah would go on to take the wickets of Glenn Maxwell and AB de Villiers as well. SportzPics
Virat Kohli was pivotal in steering RCB to a defendable total, scoring a half-century which saw him reach the 10000-run mark in T20 Cricket. He was aided by Glenn Maxwell, who scored 56 runs. RCB eventually managed to post a total of 165, after losing wickets in quick succession towards the end of their innings. SportzPics
Rohit Sharma and Quinton de Kock then got Mumbai off to a pretty good start, putting together a partnership of 57 runs. SportzPics
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