Rajasthan Royals chase down highest total to beat Kings XI Punjab by 4 wickets
IPL 2020 Highlights, Rajasthan Royals (RR) vs Kings XI Punjab (KXIP): Rahul Tewatia(51 off 31 balls) hit five sixes in an over after Sanju Samson(85 off 42) and Steve Smith(50 off 27) hit sparkling fifties as Rajasthan Royals chased down the highest ever total of IPL to beat Kings XI Punjab by 4 wickets in Sharjah. Earlier, Mayank Agarwal scored his maiden IPL ton off 45 balls and KL Rahul scored 69 as their record opening partnership propelled Kings XI Punjab to 223 for 2 after being sent in to bat first by Rajasthan Royals captain Steve Smith who won the toss and opted to bowl first. Buttler and Ankit Rajpoot came in place of Yashasvi Jaiswal and David Miller. KXIP went in with an unchanged squad.
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KL Rahul reflects on the loss
“Look, this is T20 cricket, we have seen it so many years now, we did a lot of things right, lot of positives tonight, but such things do happen. The game keeps you humble all the time,” said KXIP captain KL Rahul.
The unbelievable Rahul Tewatia innings
First 19 balls: Eight runs (No boundaries)
Last 12 balls: 45 runs with seven sixes.
Rajasthan Royals beat Kings XI Punjab
FOUR! Tom Curran finishes it with a boundary. Rajasthan Royals have chased down the highest total in IPL to beat Kings XI Punjab by 4 wickets.