Batting first, RCB posted 164 for 7 and then restricted Punjab to 158 for 6 in 20 overs.
Yuzvendra Chahal was again the star with figures of 3/29 in 4 overs. RCB now have 16 points and have officially become the third team after CSK and DC to have made it to last four stage.
.@RCBTweets march into #VIVOIPL Playoffs! 👏 👏The @imVkohli-led unit beat #PBKS by 6 runs & become the third team… https://t.co/TyC59ixAiD
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Glenn Maxwell scored 57 off 33 balls while Devdutt Padikkal contributed 40 in RCB’s 164 for 7.
Can always trust Yuzi to deliver. ❤️ #PlayBold #WeAreChallengers #ನಮ್ಮRCB #IPL2021 #RCBvPBKS https://t.co/3Sk8RNBFJj
— Royal Challengers Bangalore (@RCBTweets) 1633267659000
Skipper Virat Kohli scored 25 while Mohammed Shami (3/39) and Moises Henriques (3/12) were the chief wicket takers for Punjab.
This is the highest total this season in Sharjah.