Kohli had blown his chair with the bat while returning to the dressing room in the match against Sunrisers Hyderabad. (Virat Kohli takes anger on a chair)
IPL 2021 Chennai: Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Virat Kohli has often been criticized for not controlling his anger. On his way back to the dressing room for this year’s IPL 2021 match against Sunrisers Hyderabad, Kohli blew a chair with the bat. Kohli has been punished for violating the IPL code of conduct. Royal Challengers Bangalore then beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by 6 runs. (Frustrated Virat Kohli takes anger on chair during SRH vs RCB IPL 2021 Match in Chennai)
M.A. Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai The match between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Royal Challengers Bangalore was played at Chidambaram Stadium. Virat Kohli was dismissed for just 33 off 29 balls. So the enraged Kohli blew up the chair in the dugout of the RCB with the bat while returning to the pavilion. Cricketers from the Royal Challengers Bangalore team also kept looking at him.
— simon hughes (@theanalyst) April 14, 2021
Serious attention from IPL administration(Virat Kohli takes anger on chair)
The video went viral on social media after the type was captured on camera. The IPL administration also took the incident seriously. Virat Kohli also admitted to violating Level 1 offense 2.2 of the IPL Code of Conduct. The match referee’s decision for a Level 1 violation of the Code of Conduct is final and binding. (Frustrated Virat Kohli takes anger on chair during SRH vs RCB IPL 2021 Match in Chennai)
Kohli had a good 44-run stand with Glenn Maxwell for the third wicket, but Kohli’s early delivery in the 13th over was caught by Vijay Shankar.
Bangalore beat Hyderabad
Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by 6 runs on the strength of 3 wickets taken by Shahbaz Ahmed in one over. Glenn Maxwell’s half-century helped Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Sunrisers Hyderabad (target set for Sunrisers Hyderabad 150 runs). However, Hyderabad lost 9 wickets in 20 overs and could only manage 143 runs in front of the penetrating hit of Bangalore bowlers.
From Bangalore, Shahbaz Ahmed took the most 3 wickets. Hershal Patel and Mohammad Siraj took 2 wickets each. For Hyderabad, skipper David Warner top-scored with 54 runs