RCB Vs RR Match 14 IPL 2019
Rajasthan Royals won the toss and opted to bowl first in the 14h match of IPL 2019.
Shreyas Gopal took the wickets of Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, and Shimron Hetmyer. Before that Jos Buttler quickly attacked for a half-century a lawsuit of 159 while the Rajasthan Royals won their first win of the season by seven wickets. It is also the fourth consecutive defeat of the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the season. RCB stand last in the points table.
After being invited to bat first, the first two pairs of RCB, Kohli and Parthiv Patel, added 49 runs. Before the RCB skipper was defeated by a Gopal in the 7th over. De Villiers had good contact with his team during his stay of nine balls before hitting Gopal. Despite the big strikes, it was Parthiv Patel who kept the RCB alive before Jofra Archer returned it to the 18th over. Marcus Stoinis and Moeen Ali then helped the RCB to display a respectable total.
In response, Ajinkya Rahane and Jos Buttler provided a stand of 60 runs. Latter added 54 more with Steve Smith for the second wickets. Rahane was trapped in front of Yuzvendra Chahal before removing Buttler. Yuzvendra Chahal ends with the figures of 2-17.
Man of The Match:
Shreyas Gopal was declared as man of the match for his amazing bowling attack.