Sanju Samson remained not out on 48 as RR beat SRH by 7 wickets. (IPL)

The Rajasthan Royals won a match by 7 wickets in the IPL against the Sunrisers Hyderabad at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur on Saturday. With this victory, Rajasthan has retained the possibility of reaching its playoffs. This victory of Rajasthan has benefitted Chennai Super Kings. This victory of Rajasthan has made Chennai the first team to reach the playoffs.

In the match played at the Sawai Man Singh Stadium, Rajasthan’s bowlers did not allow Hyderabad to score big. The hosts needed just 161 runs to win, which they achieved by losing three wickets in 19.1 overs. This was Rajasthan’s last match in his home where they won.

Rajasthan played seven matches in his home, from which he won three and got defeat in four matches. It was Rajasthan’s 12th match, out of which they won five and lost seven. After two points from this victory, it has got 10 points and it has come in sixth place in the table.

Orange Cap’s Player

David Warner of Sunrisers Hyderabad scored 37 runs on Saturday. He has scored 611 runs and he is still at the forefront of the Orange Cap race. Jonny Bairstow (445) on the second and Chris Gayle (444) on the third. Warner is ahead of 150 runs with both of these players.

Despite the match played between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Rajasthan Royals in Jaipur, Kagiso Rabada is also capturing Purple-cap with 23 wickets. After them, Imran Tahir (17) on the second and Shreyas Gopal (15) on the third position. Gopal took 2 wickets for 30 runs against Hyderabad.

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