Rajasthan Royals beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 7 wickets in IPL
Rajasthan Royals won the toss and decided to bowl against Royal Challengers Bangalore at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur today in the IPL.
Royal Challengers Bangalore 158-4 (Parthiv Patel 67, Marcus Stoinis 31; Shreyas Gopal 3-12)
Rajasthan Royals 164-3 (Jos Buttler 59, Steve Smith 38, Rahul Tripathi 34*; Yuzvendra Chahal 2-17)
Result – Rajasthan Royals won by 7 wickets
Put in to bat first, Royal Challengers Bangalore scored a par total of 158-4, with Parthiv Patel 67 and Marcus Stoinis 31 top scoring - Shreyas Gopal 3-12 was the star with the ball for Rajasthan Royals.
In reply, Rajasthan Royals 164-3, managed to chase down the total (and register their first win) with one ball to spare, thanks to Jos Buttler 59, Steve Smith 38 and Rahul Tripathi 34* - Yuzvendra Chahal 2-17 off 4 overs was the wizard with the ball for Royal Challengers Bangalore and took the purple cap as leading wicket taker in the tournament so far.
Rajasthan Royals - Ajinkya Rahane(c), Jos Buttler(wk), Rahul Tripathi, Steve Smith, Ben Stokes, Stuart Binny, Krishnappa Gowtham, Jofra Archer, Shreyas Gopal, Varun Aaron, Dhawal Kulkarni
Royal Challengers Bangalore - Parthiv Patel(wk), Moeen Ali, Virat Kohli(c), AB de Villiers, Shimron Hetmyer, Marcus Stoinis, Akshdeep Nath, Umesh Yadav, Navdeep Saini, Yuzvendra Chahal, Mohammed Siraj
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