With that SIX on the last ball by Rahul Tripathi, Rajasthan Royals registers their first victory in the IPL 2019. RR beat RCB by seven wickets.
Navdeep Saini is here to bowl his last over. Concedes a single and then a couple of runs in the second ball. Bowls a WIDE on the fourth ball. 9 runs required from 12 balls.
Siraj who conceded five runs in two overs brought back into the attack. Tripathi presses it beautifully to the extra cover for a FOUR. 18 runs required from 18 balls for the Rajasthan Royals to win their first game. WIDE on the fourth ball. Smith smacks it hard to deep mid-wicket for a SIX.
Chahal continues and Smith flights it over the boundary but falls a little short and there was a chance of a wicket but, that's DROPPED. Four runs from the over.
Stoinis is here to bowl and Tripathi pull it to mid-wicket for a FOUR. Three singles and a couple on the fifth ball. Single to end the over and time to revisit strategies in the time out.
Umesh Yadav brought back to bowl his third over. Steve Smith gets a thick edge on the fourth ball and sends it to the ropes for a FOUR. Seven runs from the over.
Yuzvendra Chahal continues for bowling his third over. Buttler lofts it in the air as he tosses up the ball outside off. Stoinis makes no mistake as he grabs that one well. Buttler OUT for 69. Rahul Tripathi the new man in.
Moeen Ali is here to bowl Jos Buttler and Steve Smith. Jos Buttler brings up his FIFTY with a FOUR. Slams a SIX to the deep mid-wicket. A couple of runs to end the over.
Stoinis continues for his second over. Steve Smith hits a cheeky FOUR to the fine leg. No run to end the over. 72 runs required from 54 balls for the Rajasthan Royals.
The Rajasthan Royals and Royal Challengers Bangalore are all set to play the 14th match of the Indian Premier League 2019 today at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur. The teams have so far played three games in the IPL 12 but haven’t tasted victory so far. Both teams would be equally eager to win the match for their respective team. Talking about the head-to-head records of both teams, they share quite a close record. Out of the 16 times the teams played against each other, the Rajasthan Royals have won nine games, RCB has won eight and one game has no result produced. Rajasthan Royals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore Live Cricket Score.
The team winning the toss could elect to bat as five out of eight games have been won the by the team batting first. Virat Kohli, the skipper of Royal Challengers Bangalore would be looking forward to improving his average against RR. The captain of Royal Challengers Bangalore has an average of 21.27 – his lowest against all IPL teams. RR vs RCB, IPL 2019 Live Cricket Streaming: Watch Free Telecast of Rajasthan Royals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore on Star Sports and Hotstar Online.
Rajasthan Royals had lost their last game against Chennai Super Kings by eight runs whereas RCB suffered from a humiliating 118 runs defeat against the Sunrisers Hyderabad. The pitch at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium will have something to offer for the batsmen. So overall we can expect a great game of cricket.
Royal Challengers Bangalore (From): Parthiv Patel(w), Shimron Hetmyer, Virat Kohli(c), AB de Villiers, Moeen Ali, Shivam Dube, Colin de Grandhomme, Prayas Barman, Umesh Yadav, Mohammed Siraj, Yuzvendra Chahal, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Tim Southee, Devdutt Padikkal, Heinrich Klaasen, Himmat Singh, Pawan Negi, Washington Sundar, Milind Kumar, Marcus Stoinis, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Akshdeep Nath, Navdeep Saini, Kulwant Khejroliya
Rajasthan Royals (From): Ajinkya Rahane(c), Jos Buttler(w), Sanju Samson, Rahul Tripathi, Steven Smith, Ben Stokes, Krishnappa Gowtham, Jofra Archer, Shreyas Gopal, Jaydev Unadkat, Dhawal Kulkarni, Prashant Chopra, Manan Vohra, Aryaman Birla, Stuart Binny, Shashank Singh, Liam Livingstone, Shubham Ranjane, Ashton Turner, Riyan Parag, Mahipal Lomror, Ish Sodhi, Varun Aaron, Oshane Thomas, Sudhesan Midhun