Kolkata Knight Riders fans might have been anxious when their boys set Rajasthan Royals just 170 for a shot at Sunrisers Hyderabad in the second qualifier, but tight bowling saw them stroll home in comfort.
Rajasthan Royals’ Shreyas Gopal pulled the brakes on the Royal Challengers Bangalore, taking 4/16 in an inspired display of bowling.
Rajasthan Royals stunned Royal Challengers Bangalore with a 30-run win through some power-packed individual performances.
The Rajasthan Royals produced a terrific team performance to defend a low total that was boosted by a flurry of sixes and defended by excellent bowling from Krishnappa Gowtham and Shreyas Gopal to boot Royal Challengers Bangalore out of IPL 2018.
Left-arm spinner Kuldeep Yadav’s tight four wickets choked the Rajasthan Royals out of the game, setting up a six-wicket win for the Kolkata Knight Riders.
England’s Ben Stokes and West Indian Jofra Archer were in top form with the ball for Rajasthan Royals to keep the Mumbai Indian batsmen in check.
Jos Buttler kept his form-train running with a fifth consecutive IPL 50 to bump the Rajasthan Royals up to fifth place on the log.
Jos Buttler’s last two innings have totalled 189 without the English batsman losing his wicket, and his exquisite run of form augurs well for the Rajasthan Royals during the season run-in for the playoffs.
Jos Buttler’s heroic 95 kept the Rajasthan Royals in the hunt for a playoff spot.
The Kings XI Punjab enhanced their chances a playoff position as they beat the Rajasthan Royals by six wickets.
A brilliant bowling performance, spearheaded by Mujeeb Ur Rahman, enhanced the Kings XI’s playoff position as they beat Rajasthan Royals by six wickets.
The Delhi Daredevils kept their playoff chase alive with a four-run win against the Rajasthan Royals.
The Delhi Daredevils kept their hopes of an IPL playoff place alive when they beat the Rajasthan Royals by four runs in a rain-hit slog-fest.
Kane Williamson’s Sunrisers Hyderabad once again showed their resilience when they defended 151 to beat the Rajasthan Royals by 11 runs in Jaipur.
Sanju Samson’s 52 off 39 balls set the platform but Krishnappa Gowtham’s 11-ball 33 sealed a three-wicket win for the Rajasthan Royals against the Mumbai Indians.