An exhilarating battle between KKR and RCB at Eden Gardens

KKR vs RCB IPL 2024: Thrilling match at Eden Gardens

Once again another IPL 2024 match lived up to the reputation for drama and excitement. Another chapter to  clash between Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), a storied rivalry.

It wasn’t your typical run-of-the-mill IPL fest, totalling to nearly 450 runs on the field. Although the game was hovering on the edge of a Super Over, an incredible run-out off the final ball denied RCB the chance by all cost. 

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Despite losing seven out of eight games, this defeat felt different for RCB. Former foes turned allies, Gautam Gambhir and Virat Kohli, camaraderie added a new layer of intrigue to the match. 

Don’t get me wrong, the match itself was a roller-coaster ride of momentum swings. An explosive start from Phil Salt combined with extraordinary fielding from RCB, an intense exchange of blows. Hence, neither team could hold on to the control for long enough. 

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Hawk-eye technology did spark a short controversy over the full toss. During Kohli’s cameo in the clash, included a  no-look six off Mitchell Starc. Tension ran through everyone, the teams, spectators watching. But, soon after, everyone settled down, given the confirmation was  technology-driven.

The commanding partnership between Will Jacks and Rajat Patidar with 102-run, RCB was running on the course for victory. However, with a whirlwind of wickets, KKR was back in the game. And the stage was set for tense finish, fans on the edge of the seat. 

With only two wickets in hand and a need for 21 off the final over, Dinesh Karthik’s gutsy effort for victory fell short. 

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Although Mitchell Starc definitely had a tough IPL season, he did deliver the intense final over. With a crucial wicket off the second-to-last ball, Starc secured KKR’s narrow one-run win.

The IPL 2024 rivalry between RCB-KKR  match had no shortages of numerous contributions, but can’t remember any outstanding individual performance. 

Overall, the KKR vs RCB match at Eden Gardens embodied the ruthless spirit and noteworthy finishes that are synonymous with the IPL.

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