Shreyas Gopal takes hattrick in rain washout, RCB eliminated
As the match between Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Rajasthan Royals (RR) was abandoned, RCB became first team in this season to be out of the playoff chances.
A match reduced to 5 overs per side couldn't produce a result. RCB finished on 62/7 from 5 overs. Virat Kohli smashed a 7 ball 25 before being caught by Livingstone off Shreyas Gopal. Gopal once again picked up the wickets of both Virat and AB De Villiers. He then picked wicket of Marcus Stoinis to complete his hattrick.
Rajasthan Royals were are 41/1 from 3.2 overs when the match was abandoned due to intermittent rain.
Match Summary :
Royal Challengers Bangalore 62 for 7 (Kohli 25, Gopal 3-12)
Rajasthan Royals 41 for 1 (Samson 28, Chahal 0-1)