The 12th match of the Indian Premier League was played today between Rajasthan Royals and Kolkata Knight Riders at Dubai International Cricket Stadium Dubai. In which, Kolkata Knight Riders won the match by 37 runs.
Rajasthan Royals won the toss and invited Kolkata Knight Riders to bat first. Kolkata Knight Riders batted first, scored 174 runs after losing 6 wickets in perfectible 20 over. Kolkata Knight Riders started very well, Shubman Gill scored 47 runs in 34 balls, Sunil Narine 15 runs in 14 balls, Nitish Rana 22 runs in 17 balls, Andre Russell 24 runs in 14 balls, Dinesh Karthik dismissed in just 1 run, Eoin Morgan played good inning scored unbeaten 34 runs in 23 balls, Pat Cummins 12 runs in 10 balls, and Kamlesh Nagarkoti unbeaten 8 runs in 5 balls. In this way, Kolkata Knight Riders batted first after lost the toss, scored affordable 174 runs after losing 6 wickets in perfectible 20 over, set a target of 175 runs for Rajasthan Royals.
Rajasthan Royals bowler's- Jofra Archer got 2 wickets, Ankit Rajpoot, Jaydev Unadkat, Tom Curran and Rahul Tewatia got 1-1 wickets.
In the second innings, Rajasthan Royals chasing 175 runs, they could manage only 137 runs after losing 9 wickets in perfectible 20 over and lost the match by 37 runs. Rajasthan Royals inning was poor from beginning to the end, Tom Curran played a half-century inning of 54 runs in just 36 balls, Jos Buttler 21 runs in 16 balls, Rahul Tewatia 14 runs in 10 balls, apart from this no any batsman touch figure out of 10 runs, falling wickets one after the another, and end of the result Rajasthan Royals could manage only 137 runs after losing 9 wickets in perfectible 20 over and lost the match by 37 runs.
Kolkata Knight Riders bowlers- Shivam Mavi, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, and Varun Chakravarthy got 3-3 wickets, Sunil Narine, Pat Cummins, and Kuldeep Yadav got 1-1 wicket.
Man of the match- Shivam Mavi from Kolkata Knight Riders selected for the man of the match, he did very brilliantly balling, taken 2 wickets, and given only 20 runs in his spell.