Rajasthan Royals got a comfortable win against CSK by 32 runs. RR has claimed the top no. spot in the points table by winning against CSK. RR batters did their job amazingly on this balanced wicket. They scored 204 runs and restricted Chennai Super Kings to 170 runs. All of it started with Jaiswal’s remarkable batting performance with Jos Buttler. RR lost their first wicket in the 9th over when the score was 86 runs. Thereafter, Samson and Hetmeyer couldn’t make a huge impact but Dhruv Jurel and Paddikal built a great partnership and took RR’s score to 202 runs.
CSK’s fast bowlers weren’t that effective and were conceding at least 10 runs in every over. With that bowling performance, RR got prepared to use their spinners well in these conditions. When CSK came to bat, they didn’t get a good start. They were looking for a quick start but Rajasthan bowlers were amazing with the ball.
Ajinkya Rahane couldn’t make any impact in this game but Shivam Dubey was consistent with his batting skills. He brought some lights in when CSK came and scored a half-century. Still, the target was big and RR spinners were delivering up to expectations.
Ravindra Jadeja and Moeen Ali also smashed some quick runs but they fell short of 32 runs. Adam Zampa was the real hero of Rajasthan’s bowling side. He got a good contribution from other spinners as well. After this match, RR climbed to the top spot of the table and CSK is now at third position. Both teams have to perform in their upcoming matches to claim the spot for playoffs. Still, they have many matches to keep themselves alive in this tournament.
Hightlights Scorecard of 1st Innings
|77 runs off 43 balls
|34 runs off 15 balls
|27 runs off 21 balls
|27 runs off 13 balls
|4o – 42r- 2w
|4o – 24r- 1w
|4o -32r- 1w
Hightlights Scorecard Of 2nd Innings
|47 runs off 29 balls
|52 runs off 33 balls
|23 runs off 12 balls
|23 runs off 15 balls
|3o – 18r – 1w
|4o – 35r – 2w
|3o – 22r – 3w
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Man OF The Match
Yashasvi Jaiswal got the Man of the Match Award for his superb innings. He brought his team a tremendous start by attacking CSK’s fast bowlers in power plays. He continued his attacking mindset after power plays also and scored 77 runs off just 43 balls with 8 fours and 4 sixes. He is also the highest scorer for RR in this IPL.
Highest Scorer Batsman
Yashasvi Jaiswal is the highest scorer of the match who turned the match in RR’s favour since power plays. He charged CSK’s left-arm pacer Aakash Singh and completely dominated him.
Highest Wicket Taker
Adam Zampa remains the highest wicket-taker in this match taking three wickets of Ruturaj Gaikwad, Devon Conway, and Moeen Ali. He bowled a superb spell of 3 overs by conceding 22 runs and took three important wickets.
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