Royal Challengers Bangalore lost to Gujarat Titans by six wickets in the final league stage match on Sunday at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru, eliminating them from contention for the IPL 2023 Playoffs. Mumbai Indians were able to earn a position in the IPL Playoffs with a fourth-place finish thanks to RCB’s loss. In 16 editions, MI achieved their tenth Playoff qualification.
Mumbai Indians won the Match, While RCB was Suffering
Gujarat Titans captain Hardik Pandya chose to field first against Royal Challengers Bangalore at the Chinnaswamy Stadium following a 45-minute delay and hailstorm showers in Bangalore. Royal Challengers Bangalore must win their final league stage game on Sunday after Mumbai Indians defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad to climb up to fourth place in the rankings. If RCB defeats GT, they will advance to the elimination match against the Lucknow Super Giants, which is still up for grabs as the final playoff position.
Gujarat Wins The Royal Challengers Bangalore VS Gujarat Titans Matches
Eight out of the final six to win. On strike is Gill. Wayne Parnell has control of the ball, but it shakes out of his grasp and goes wide to begin. Gill checks it for an empty ball that is waist-high. It is, too. Free strike. He again takes off running wide. RCB examines it. It is wide. places it in the position, and Gill knocks it out of the park to get his own consecutive hundred. GUJARAT SUCCESSED. RCB IS OUT OF THE 2023 IPL. THE FIELD IS SILENT AS A Stone.