IPL 6: The pressure is on Sunrisers Hyderabad, says Virat Kohli after victory over Chennai

Bangalore captain Virat Kohli said he would call-up Kolkata skipper Gautam Gambhir on Sunday morning and tell him to beat the Sunrisers in their crucial tie.

updated: May 19, 2013 10:25 IST
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In a rain-affected game at the Chinnaswamy Stadium on Saturday, Bangalore beat Chennai by 24 runs to keep their playoff hopes alive. Bangalore will be keenly watching the result of Sunday's game between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kolkata Knight Riders, knowing that a win for Kolkata will propel them in to the eliminator, an opposite result though will knock them out.

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After a 3-hour rain delay, the match was reduced to 8 overs-a-side. Being put in to bat, Bangalore amassed 106/2 with Virat Kohli smashing 56 off 29 deliveries after opening the batting.

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