rajasthan Royals beat CSK to regain top spot..!?
In the 16th season of the IPL, rajasthan Royals regained the top spot in the points table with a resounding 32-run win over CSK. The match between rajasthan Royals and CSK took place in Jaipur. Adam Zamba replaced Trent Boult in the rajasthan Royals squad. No changes were made in the CSK squad.Rajasthan Royals Team:
Jos Buttler, Yashashwi jaiswal, Devdut Padkal, sanju samson (Captain), Shimran Hedmyer, dhruv Jurrell, Ravichandran Ashwin, Jason Holder, Adam Zampa, Yuzvendra Chahal.CSK Team:
Rudraj Gaekwad, Dewan Conway, Ajinkya Rahane, shivam Dubey, Moeen Ali, ravindra Jadeja, dhoni (captain), Tusshar Deshpande, Mahesh Dikshana, Madisha Pathirana, akash Singh.
Batting first, rajasthan Royals opener Jos Buttler was bowled out for 27 runs while skipper sanju samson was disappointed with just 17 runs off 17 balls. But opener Yashvi jaiswal scored a brilliant half-century as he scored 77 runs off 43 balls with 8 fours and 4 sixes. After that, dhruv Jurel played aggressively in the back row and scored 34 runs in 15 balls with 3 fours and 2 sixes, Devdut Padgal scored 23 runs in 13 balls, and rajasthan Royals accumulated 202 runs in 20 overs.
For the first time in the history of IPL, the rajasthan team scored more than 200 runs at the jaipur ground. Chasing a tough target of 203 runs, CSK opener Devon Conway was dismissed for just 8 runs off 16 balls. Conway got out after wasting balls. Ruduraj Gaikwad, who played aggressively, scored 47 runs off 29 balls, and Ajinkya Rahane, who is the star of the team, also made a walk for 15 runs. Ashwin, who defeated Rahane, also defeated Ambadi Rayudu (0) in the same over. shivam dube hit sixes, and Moeen Ali, who played well with him, was dismissed for 23 off Adam Zamba's ball. shivam dube, who scored a half-century in action, could not score even from the field till the end. After this, the rajasthan Royals won by 32 runs and took first place again.