The match certainly had the air of a spiteful match, which spread across social media on both sides. An RCB team insider immediately retweeted LSG’s tweet after the last match, saying, “Ladies and gentlemen, you play like this… boldly.” It seemed like it was a joke on RCB’s catchphrase. After the win, the official handle of RCB tweeted a picture of Kohli silencing the crowd and captioned it: “It goes around.”
Virat Kohli And Gautam Gambhir No longer the IPL captain, but he was involved in heated arguments even after Royal Challengers Bangalore Defeated Lucknow Super Giants By 18 runs. It has been more than 10 years since the controversy that happened during the RCB match in IPL against Kolkata Knight Riders In Bengaluru. Kohli now plays for RCB as a specialist batsman, and Gambhir is retired and works as a global consultant at LSG.
When the players were shaking hands after the game, it seemed that words were being exchanged between the LSG bowler Naveen-ul-Haq And Kohli. After this, Gambhir removed his team’s opener Kyle Mayers from talking to Kohli.
Seconds later, Gambhir was seen aggressively approaching Kohli along with his players, including the injured captain. KL Rahul, stop him. Once the two faced each other, Kohli was trying to calm Gambhir down by placing his hand on his shoulder, but the conversation soon turned hostile and veteran spinner Amit Mishra came between the two and tried to calm him down. Separated from each other.
Kohli looked extra excited during the fielding innings as RCB successfully defended 126 runs in an away match that had more support from the crowd than the hosts. He silenced the crowd after taking a catch to dismiss Krunal Pandya, which was probably a reaction to Gambhir silencing the Bengaluru crowd win on the last ball In the earlier match between the two sides. He even had a heated argument with Naveen during the 17th over of the chase when the game was almost over. Then Mishra and the umpire had to intervene.
After this altercation, Kohli was seen having a long conversation with Rahul, which had happened earlier also. hurt his hip flexor badly. He also had a cordial chat with LSG all-rounder Marcus Stoinis.