They asked the Royals to chase down 182 for the win, and ensured that they defended it eventually despite a brief scare by Stuart Binny's quick knock at the end.
KL Rahul announces himself in the tournament with a match-winning knock.
Varun Chakravarthy was the most expensive uncapped in the auction this time around.
Veerans fell short of the target by just 13 runs.
Murugan Ashwin took a blinder to dismiss Srikkanth Anirudha.
Sunrisers Hyderabad and Royal Challengers Bangalore have been in contrasting form.
The Knights have some injury concerns which they would like to address through the transfer window.
Washington Sundar and Murugan Ashwin who play for the same state team Tamil Nadu are a part of the RCB squad for the 11th season of IPL.
The leg-spinner was seen bowling at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai; the Indian team nets to the likes of Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma
When asked about promising talents from the state in the name of Murugan Ashwin and Narayan Jagadeesan, Ashwin backed both of them to be smash-hits this year.