Tata IPL 2022, Match 52: PBKS vs RR – Match Report
Rajasthan Royals (RR) resumed their successful observe within the Tata Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 by defeating Punjab Kings (PBKS) by 6 wickets on the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on Saturday.
Yuzvendra Chahal performed a scintillating three-wicket haul earlier than Yashasvi Jaiswal returned with a scintillating half-century to information RR to a 6-wicket win.
Chasing 190 for victory, RR scored 14 runs within the first over when Yashasvi Jaiswal hit two fours and a six in opposition to Sandeep Sharma.
Jos Buttler declared his entry with an enormous six with three boundaries however the RR opener was dismissed off the final ball by Kagiso Rabada and caught at brief third man. RR captain Sanju Samson hit three boundaries and RR had been 67-1 after 6 overs.
8 by Dhawan to Samson. Rishi Dhawan managed to interrupt the 39-run partnership after being caught inth above.
RRs had been 95-2 within the half stage. Jaiswal accomplished his half-century by hitting two fours. 13. However 14 runs got hereth Within the type of the over, Jaiswal hit three fours in opposition to Rishi Dhawan.
Fifty was shared between Jaiswal and Devdutt Padikkal. Arshdeep Singh ended the partnership with the essential wicket of Yashasvi Jaiswal.
With 39 required from 24 balls, Hetmyer hit two consecutive boundaries to convey RR nearer. 18. 16 runs got here fromth An over bowled by Rabada after Hetmyer despatched a full toss and Padikkal added two boundaries.
Arshdeep Singh conceded solely 3 runs within the final over as RR wanted 8 runs within the final over. Hetmyer hit a six within the remaining over and RR chased down a complete with 4 balls to spare.
Earlier, PBKS, who opted to bat first, remained unchanged from their earlier win. Openers- Jonny Bairstow and Shikhar Dhawan made constant begins with the bat.
Bairstow hit 5 fours and a six. Nevertheless, Dhawan was dismissed by Ashwin when Buttler took a superb one-handed catch at mid-on.
PBKS had been 48-1 on the finish of 6 overs earlier than Rajapaksa hit his first most. The left-hander fashioned an important partnership with Bairstow, who was main with the bat for PBKS.
On the midway level, PBKS was 88-1 earlier than Rajapaksa was clear bowled by Yuzvendra Chahal. New batsman on the crease, captain Mayank Agarwal hit two fours in opposition to Ashwin.
Chahal took two wickets in fast succession to dismiss each Agarwal and Bairstow earlier than Bairstow accomplished his half-century. Whereas Agarwal holed it on the deep, Bairstow was dismissed lbw by the spinner.
New batsman Liam Livingstone launched his first most and PBKS was 132-4 with 4 overs to spare. Jitesh Sharma hit two fours and a six in a row and PBKS had been 158-4 in two overs.
Livingstone hit a boundary and a six however the iconic Krishna deflected off the stumps to dismiss the all-rounder. Jitesh Sharma supplied a superb final touch with a six and two fours as PBKS posted 189-5 within the first innings.
brief rating, Rajasthan Royals 190/4 (Yashasvi Jaiswal 68, Shimron Hetmyer 30*; Arshdeep Singh 2-29) defeat Punjab Kings 189/5 (Jonny Bairstow 56, Jitesh Sharma 38*; Yuzvendra Chahal 3-28) By 6 wickets.