The Sunrisers Hyderabad bowlers held their nerve in a high-scoring finale of the Indian Premier League and secured their maiden title by beating the Royal Challengers Bangalore by eight runs in a chase of 209 runs in Bangalore.
After a top order collapse, a belligerent unbeaten knock of 79 runs from AB de Villiers gave Royal Challengers Bangalore a berth in the final of the Indian Premier League after securing a four-wicket win in a chase of 159 runs over Gujarat Lions in the first qualifying final in Bangalore.
After the Royal Challengers Bangalore put up a disciplined bowling display to restrict Delhi Daredevils to 138 for eight, Virat Kohli slammed yet another unbeaten fifty to secure a top-two finish with a six-wicket win in the 56th match of the Indian Premier League in Raipur.
Virat Kohli smashed his fourth century of the IPL season and shared a 147-run opening stand with Chris Gayle as Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Kings XI Punjab by 82 runs on the Duckworth-Lewis method.
Led by Virat Kohli's unbeaten 75 and a fifty from AB de Villiers, Royal Challengers Bangalore came up with a stellar batting performance and chased 184 runs in 18.4 overs, defeating Kolkata Knight Riders by nine wickets in the 48th match of the Indian Premier League in Kolkata.
Flamboyant South African batsman AB de Villiers is the Cricket World Player of the Week after scoring 64, 24 and an unbeaten 129 in the three games for the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League.
Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers shared a record shattering 229-run stand and slammed hundreds as Royal Challengers Bangalore posted 248 for three in 20 overs and then bowled Gujarat Lions for 104 runs to secure a massive 144-run win in the 44th match of the Indian Premier League in Bangalore.
After restricting Royal Challengers Bangalore to 151 for four, late cameos from Jos Buttler and Kieron Pollard helped Mumbai Indians secure a six-wicket win in the 41st Match of the Indian Premier League in Bangalore.
Shane Watson bowled a terrific spell conceding just 22 runs and took two wickets as Royal Challengers Bangalore overcame an 89-run knock from Murali Vijay and a cameo from Marcus Stoinis to secure a thrilling one-run victory over Kings XI Punjab in a chase of 176 runs in the 39th match of the Indian Premier League in Mohali.
Virat Kohli smashed an unbeaten century to successfully chase down 192 runs in 19.3 overs as Royal Challengers Bangalore secured a crucial seven-wicket victory against the Rising Pune Supergiants in the 35th match of the Indian Premier League in Bangalore.
Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Gautam Gambhir has been fined 15 percent of his match fee for a code of conduct breach while Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli was fined for maintaining a slow over-rate during their encounter in the Indian Premier League on Monday.
Yusuf Pathan's unbeaten cameo helped Kolkata Knight Riders plunder 81 runs from the last six overs as they chased down a target of 186 runs in 19.1 overs to secure a five-wicket win over Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 30th match of the Indian Premier League in Bangalore.
Backed by a dominant batting display powered by a 92 from David Warner and a fifty from Kane Williamson, Sunrisers Hyderabad posted 194 for five after which the bowlers secured a 15-run win over Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 27th Match of the Indian Premier League in Hyderabad.