Season’s first win for the team in Pink. The fact is that it has come in front of the crowd of his house, which gave them more confidence for the campaign.
From the moment the chase began, they were at the top. Buttler and Rahane took their side on flutter and after that time, it became a lot easier, because they had set the team on such scores, from which it became very easy for rest players.
Butler made his half-century. After his departure, Smith, and Tripathi sealed the deal which scored a winning run and remained unbeaten
The last ball of the match: – What a way to finish things off! Tripathi did not let it go into super over and kept his side on the line calmly. Short ball and hit it with full control. RAJASTHAN WIN BY 7 WICKETS!
First Inning As It Happened:-
Leg-spinner Shreyas Gopal of Rajasthan Royals has achieved this with a fantastic series of correct wrong. Gopal came with a dream that helped his team win the first win after three straight defeats. Virat Kohli is the only person without winning after four games.
The match for Kohli in the evening had started with an expectation, however, despite losing the toss, he got the first bat. He came to open with Parthiv Patel and produced 48 in the powerplay, this is the best Opening partnership of RCB this season.
RCB had 48 runs in 6 overs, at the time Ajinkya Rahane begun to doubt whether the decision to bowl first was correct and then he tossed the ball to Gopal.
In the 7th over, Shreyas Gopal screamed loudly for LBW, but there was no run and no wicket, and RR did not use the review. But in the next ball, he did not need any appeal because Kohli was bowled.
In his second over, Shreyas made a great all-time return. It was yet another googly and AB. De Villiers dismissed with caught and bowled. In his next over, he had the gifted to RR as bowled Shimron Hetmyer. In three overs, Shreyas’s first spell read 3-1-8-3. With Stoney’s and Ali’s late hit, Half-Century of Parthiv scored only 158 against RR.