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Match result Rajasthan Royals vs Kings XI Punjab

Rajasthan Royals won the match easily by 31 runs against Kings XI Punjab played at Sawai Mansingh Stadium,Jaipur. Kings Xi Punjab won the toss and asked Rajasthan Royals to Bat first. Rajasthan Royals skipper Rahul Dravid and Ajinkya Rahane started the proceedings. They got a good start and capitalized it at the end. Ajinkya Rahane was star performer in the batting department in the match. He scored an astonishing knock of 98 in just 66 balls. At the end the match witnessed another player from the team who emerged as an outstanding player in the match i.e., Cooper. He was a performer in all the departments Batting,Bowling and Fielding.


Match Summary

Rajasthan Royals scored 191 runs in 20 overs by losing 4 wickets (run rate of 9.55 per over)

Top Scorers - Ajinkya Rahane scored 98 runs in 66 balls which included 16 Four's and 1 Six

Rahul Dravid scored 28 runs in 24 balls which included 3 Four's

Best Bowler - Faulkner took 2 wickets by giving away 41 runs in 4 overs


Kings XI Punjab scored 160 runs in 20 overs by losing 9 wickets (run rate of 8 per over)

Top Scorers - Mandeep Singh scored 34 runs in 25 balls which included 5 Four's

Adam Gilchrist scored 27 runs in 18 balls which included 3 Four's and 1 Six

Best Bowler - Cooper took 4 wickets by giving away 26 runs in 4 overs


Man of the Match - Ajinkya Rahane for his blistering knock of 98 runs