Chennai Super Kings and Royal Challenger Bangalore's players seen after their match at Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Friday. Courtsey: IPL website
Bangalore, who are searching for their maiden IPL title reclaimed top spot in the Twenty20 tournament. "Well, I said at the halfway mark we have 200 because of two genius innings back-to-back," said Kohli.
Table-toppers Chennai Super Kings (CSK) will look to consolidate their position on the table with a victory over rock-bottom Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in Sharjah on Thursday.
Royal Challengers Bangalore will look to boost their chances of finishing in the top two with a victory over a hapless Sunrisers Hyderabad in their IPL match in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday.
India and Pakistan are set to renew rivalry in a spine-tingling and the most anticipated clash of the T20 World Cup in Dubai on Sunday.
Namibia reached the Twenty20 World Cup second round for the first time on Friday when they defeated Ireland by eight wickets.World number 19 Namibia, the lowest-ranked team in the tournament, chased down their modest target of 126 with skipper Gerhard Erasmus making an unbeaten 53.
Fans from both the nations have shown immense interest in watching Sunday's game in Dubai as tickets for the key contest were sold out hours after they went on sale early this month.
Ireland and Namibia face off in a knockout clash of the T20 World Cup with a Super 12 berth at stake in Sharjah on Friday. The match will mark the exit for the loser while winners will punch a ticket for the Super 12, which gets under way on Oct.23.