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RCB beat Mumbai Indians in IPL 2021 curtain-raiser by two wickets in a last-ball thriller

Virat Kohli-led Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) beat defending champions Mumbai Indians (MI) by two wickets on Friday (9) at Chepauk, Chennai.

RCB’s Harshal Patel took 5/27 in four overs to record the first five-wicket haul against MI.

AB de Villiers top-scored in RCB’s chase with a 27-ball 48.

Chris Lynn top-scored for MI with 49 runs scored off 35.

Scores:

MI 159/9 in 20 overs

RCB 160/8 in 20 overs