Royal Challengers Bangalore made 192 for 3 versus Sunrisers Hyderabad after winning the toss and opted to bat.
RCB remained changeless to their playing eleven whilst SRH replaced Shreyas Gopal and Sean Abbott with Fazalhaq Farooqi and J Suchith.
Earlier, Bangalore batters smashed in simultaneously to power the team to a dominating 192-3 in 20 overs.
Faf du Plessis remained undefeated on 73 whilst Karthik contributed with 30* off 8 balls. Rajat Patidar also gave a fine 48 and Maxwell hit a 33 off 24 deliveries.
For Sunrisers, J Suchith grabbed 2-30 including the crucial one of Virat Kohli.
After a winning streak of five-matches, the Sunrisers have collapsed to 3 losses on the run. They will rely heavily on captain Kane Williamson and Abhishek Tripathi at the start of the run-trail.