In the sixth match of IPL 2020, Royal Challengers Bangalore have decided to bowl first after winning the toss. The team of Kings XI Punjab is batting first.
KXIP vs RCB: The sixth match of IPL 2020 is being played between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kings XI Punjab in Dubai. In this match, players of both the teams have landed on the field by tying a black band on their sides. Actually the players have done this to pay tribute to former cricketer Dean Jones.
Let us know that former 55-year-old Australian cricketer and famous cricket commentator Dean Jones has died today due to a heart attack in Mumbai. There is a wave of mourning in the cricket world as soon as the news of Jones’s death comes out. Cricketers around the world are shocked by Jones’ death. For this reason, in the sixth match of IPL, the players of Kings XI Punjab and Royal Challengers Bangalore are playing black band on the side.
India and RCB captain Virat Kohli also expressed grief over Jones’ demise before the match. He wrote on Twitter, shocked to hear news of Dean Jones’ demise. Pray for strength for his family and friends.
For your information, let us know that Dean Donnes played 52 Tests and 164 ODIs for Australia. In Test cricket, he scored 3631 runs at an average of over 46 and in ODIs he scored 6068 runs at an average of over 44. He has a total of 18 centuries in international cricket. Jones will be remembered for his sports as well as commentary.