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RCB beat Gujarat Lions by record 144 runs


Royal Challengers Bangalore captain gestures after winning the match against Gujarat Lions during the 2016 Indian Premier League (IPL) Twenty20 cricket match between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Gujarat Lions, at The M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore on May 14, 2016. Gujrat were all out for 104 runs while chasing a target of 249 runs set by Royal Challengers Bangalore. / GETTYOUT / ----IMAGE RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - STRICTLY NO COMMERCIAL USE----- / GETTYOUT / / AFP PHOTO / MANJUNATH KIRAN

Bengaluru: Royal Challengers Bangalore defeated Gujarat Lions by a record 144 runs in their Indian Premier League match here today.

Sent into bat, RCB amassed 248 for three in the stipulated 20 overs, and then bowled out Lions for 104 in 18.4 overs.

Brief scores:
RCB 248/3 in 20 overs (Virat Kohli 109, AB de Villiers 129 not out)

Gujarat Lions: 104 all out in 18.4 overs (Aaron Finch 37; Chris Jordan 4/11, Yuzvendra Chahal 3/19, Sachin Baby 2 /4).