After a forty five minute delay and hailstorm showers within the metropolis of Bangalore, Gujarat Titans (GT) captain Hardik Pandya gained the toss on the Chinnaswamy Stadium and opted to discipline first in opposition to Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB). What adopted was nothing however an absolute cracker of a knock as RCB’s megastar Virat Kohli smashed a glittering century.
Kohli, who lately smashed his first ton within the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 and sixth general, went a step forward within the recreation in opposition to the defending champions, smashing seventh IPL century to go previous Chris Gayle’s all-time file of 6 tons of within the cash-rich league.
Kohli remained unbeaten on 101 from 61 deliveries, together with 13 fours and a six, serving to the Challengers attain a formidable whole of 197/5 of their allotted 20 overs. Notably, this recreation is extraordinarily vital for the Faf du Plessis-led aspect, particularly after Mumbai Indians (MI) emphatic triumph against Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) within the first recreation of the Sunday’s double header.
Right here is how Twitter reacted:
Again to again centuries for Virat Kohli! 🙌 🤌
Brings up his 7️⃣th IPL Century! There is no such thing as a competitors! G.O.A.T #PlayBold #ನಮ್ಮRCB #IPL2023 #RCBvGT pic.twitter.com/w8xmFqccny
— Royal Challengers Bangalore (@RCBTweets) May 21, 2023
The KING performs on Sunday 👑@imVkohli ♥️ pic.twitter.com/knSn7oCWqa
— Kuldeep yadav (@imkuldeep18) May 21, 2023
One other day, one other masterpiece! Congratulations to @imVkohli on one more unbelievable century! 🏏🙌 Your consistency, ardour, and sheer expertise proceed to encourage us all. Witnessing your century from the bottom appears like deja vu once more. #IPL2023 #RCBvGT pic.twitter.com/hdpDod7dcF
— Suresh Raina🇮🇳 (@ImRaina) May 21, 2023
One other traditional hundred by @imVkohli. He actually carried @RCBTweets on his shoulders tonight together with his very good batting. #IPL2023 #RCBvGT
— Yusuf Pathan (@iamyusufpathan) May 21, 2023
Again to again 100 . Wah bhai wah @imVkohli 🎯⭐️♠️
— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) May 21, 2023
The Man, The Fantasy, The legend. King Virat Kohli @imVkohli 👑❤ pic.twitter.com/QLMFkGDVSU
— Yashasvi Jaiswal (@ImJaiswal_19) May 21, 2023
Virat is there once we want him!
— AB de Villiers (@ABdeVilliers17) May 21, 2023
Half century quantity 7️⃣ for @imVkohli in #TATAIPL 2023 🙌🙌
He is picked up the place he left from in Hyderabad 😎#TATAIPL | #RCBvGT pic.twitter.com/n2l6FgmYaz
— IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) May 21, 2023
Again to again 💯 for GOAT @imVkohli it’s a Privilage to witness and name his batting… pic.twitter.com/uTHsMadiQs
— Irfan Pathan (@IrfanPathan) May 21, 2023
What a recreation pricey Champ @imVkohli 🔥💥🥁#KingKohli𓃵 💥💥💥💥 #ViratKohli 🤍 pic.twitter.com/vNdI7QftmE
— thaman S (@MusicThaman) May 21, 2023
Hail to the King @imVkohli! 🙏🏼 #RCBvGT pic.twitter.com/bckywcG79J
— Prathamesh Avachare (@onlyprathamesh) May 21, 2023
Simply on the proper time, 👑 Kohli goes in zone, appeared in rhytm, meant enterprise. Again to again 💯👌👌 @imVkohli
— Mohammad Kaif (@MohammadKaif) May 21, 2023
Whattteee Participant 🔥🔥🙏. Whether or not it is Check Cricket or ODI or T20. He’s prepared for it. He will probably be prepared even in case you introduce T10 cricket in future . CHAMPION participant.💪🙌. @imVkohli #RCBvGT pic.twitter.com/gFGMRMm90E
— Rathna kumar (@MrRathna) May 21, 2023
A traditional day for the king on the pitch giving again to again centuries – distinctive portrayal of expertise! 💯🏏 @imVkohli #ViratKohli𓃵 #RCBvsGT #KingKohli pic.twitter.com/CCHKepTo0c
— Jhulan Goswami (@JhulanG10) May 21, 2023
100 quantity 82 from the true king @imVkohli what a inning in should win recreation. true champion and inspiration for many individuals 👏 🙌.
— Mohammad Amir (@iamamirofficial) May 21, 2023
Virat Kohli provides his haters one other 100 causes to cry 😭
BACK TO BACK 🇮🇳@imVkohli #ViratKohli𓃵
— Sushant Mehta (@SushantNMehta) May 21, 2023
IPL gyaan: only one phrase to explain @imVkohli on the cricket discipline: PASSION. Haven’t seen a prime Indian participant who’s so insanely match, runs so bloody onerous between wickets, performs each match prefer it’s his final. Inspirational. #KingKohli𓃵
— Rajdeep Sardesai (@sardesairajdeep) May 21, 2023