Virat Kohli scored his first IPL century of the year, then paid tribute Saturday to Royal Challengers Bangalore teammate Moeen Ali for setting up a crucial second win of the season.

“Moeen changed the game completely and that allowed me to play my game,” said the India captain, who completed his 100 on the penultimate ball of the Bangalore innings against Kolkata Knight Riders.

While Kohli’s 58-ball century anchored the Bangalore innings on Friday, England allrounder Moeen blitzed the Kolkata spinners, making 66 off 28 balls – including six sixes and five fours.With Bangalore needing to up the run rate, Moeen hit the second ball he faced off left-arm wrist spinner Kuldeep Yadav into the long-on stands for six.( Read More ) [via @SuperSportTV]

By Ian Dei

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