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IPL 2018: Stop chasing targets, RCB; that isn't your cup of tea anymore

A lot needs to be done by Royal Challengers Bangalore in IPL 2018 if they don't want to repeat their embarrassing performance of so many past editions of IPL

RCB players celebrates the dismissal of Surya Kumar Yadav during the IPL match 2018, against Mumbai Indians at the Wankhade in Mumbai on Tuesday. Photo: PTI
RCB players celebrates the dismissal of Surya Kumar Yadav during the IPL match 2018, against Mumbai Indians at the Wankhade in Mumbai on Tuesday. Photo: PTI

Desperation to secure a maiden win was clearly visible in Mumbai Indians' body language on Tuesday. Royal Challengers Banglore (RCB), led by Virat Kohli, on the other hand, needed this win to gain back the momentum they lost against Rajasthan Royals at Bengalure's Chinnaswamy Stadium in the previous match. Kohli won the toss and asked Rohit Sharma's Mumbai Indians to bat first. It turned out, toss was the only thing RCB were going to win.  Umesh Yadav gave RCB a dream start by bowling out opener Suryakumar Yadav, who failed to move his feet, on the very first ...