- Punjab spinner who ruled Bangalore fall
- Three main wickets in back-to-back overs
- Bangalore were limited to 145/8 in the 180-run innings
- Harpreet Barar, who also batted well at the end
Bangalore were bowled out for 62/1 by Devadat Padikkal at the end of 10 overs. Punjab captain KL Rahul, who expected Bangalore to shift gears from there, bowled to left-arm spinner Harpreet Barar. Spinner Harpreet, who had not been seen or heard big until then. He was then targeted by Virat Kohli (35:34 off 3×4, 1×6). Glenn Maxwell (0) then came into the crease and bowled the first ball unstoppable. Harpreet, who did not give a single run in that over overall, was bowled by Kohli and Maxwell in successive balls.
Harpreet then bowled again in the 13th over of the innings, dismissing Abby De Villiers (3: 9). AB de Villiers hits the ball outside the off stump for a boundary towards the extra covers. But .. the shot did not connect as he expected and the ball went straight and got into the hands of captain KL Rahul in Silly Midoff. With that .. in 12.1 overs, Bangalore secured the defeat by losing the top-4 wickets by 69 runs. Earlier in the day, Harpreet scored 25 off 17 balls with 1×4 and 2×6 in slog overs. Harpreet, who has been playing in the IPL since 2019, has played only 4 matches so far. His first wicket of his IPL career was Virat Kohli.