The Royal Challengers Bangalore are all but out of the reckoning for the IPL play-offs after suffering a crushing 61-run defeat at the hands of Rising Pune Supergiant in Pune on Saturday.
Skipper Steve Smith top-scored for Pune with a 45-run knock while Manoj Tiwary was the next best with a crucial 44-run innings.
For RCB skipper Virat Kohli top-scored with a 55-run knock while none of the other batsmen could touch the double digit mark.
It was Bangalore's seventh defeat this season. They are seventh in table in the eight-team league with five points. They have managed to win just two matches out of 10 outings so far.
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(With inputs from PTI)
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