In the eighteenth match of IPL 2022, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) won the match by 7 wickets with Mumbai Indians (MI) due to great performance in batting and bowling. RCB won three consecutive matches and was placed at the 3rd position with 6 points as per IPL 2022 points table. But MI lost 4 consecutive matches in the IPL 2022 and was placed at the 9th position as per IPL 2022 points table.
Earlier RCB won the toss and chose to bowl first thus MI first batted and made a low score of 151/6 (20) due to great bowled by Harshal Patel 2/23 (4), Wanindu Hasaranga 2/28 (4), and Akash Deep 1/20 (4). Surya Kumar Yadav 68* (37), Rohit Sharma 26 (15), and Ishan Kishan 26 (28) were good batting from the MI side. After this inning, MI set a target of 152 runs in 20 overs for RCB to win the eighteenth match of IPL 2022.
During chasing, RCB loses 3 wickets, reached the target of 152 runs in 18.3 overs, and won the match by 7 wickets with MI due to great batted by Anuj Rawat 66 (47), and Virat Kohli 48 (36). Dewald Brevis 1/8 (0.3), and Jaydev Unadkat 1/30 (4) were taking wickets from the MI side.
Anuj Rawat (RCB), 66 (47), was declared as the Player of the Match due to his great performance in batting.