22nd April, 2021
RCB faces Rajasthan in the 16th league match of IPL 2021. In this match being played at Mumbai's Wankhede Stadium, RCB captain Virat Kohli won the toss and decided to bowl first. After this Rajasthan Royals scored 177 runs for 9 wickets in 20 overs. RCB has to score 178 runs to win. In the second innings, RCB has scored 117 runs in 11 overs till the time of writing the news.
Rajasthan Royals innings
Rajasthan's team got their first blow only on the score of 14 runs when opener batsman Jos Buttler got the score on the run. Siraj took his prey. Siraj made Butler clean bowled. Manan Vohra scored just 7 runs and was caught off the ball by Jamison. Mo. Siraj made David Miller his second victim and did not let him open the account. Miller lbw out.
Team captain Sanju Samson scored 21 runs and was caught by Maxi off the ball of Washington Sundar. Ryan Parag scored 25 runs and was dismissed by Harshal Patel. Rahul Tewatia scored 40 runs while Chris Maurice was dismissed for 10 runs. Chetan Sakaria was out without scoring. Shreyas Gopal remained unbeaten on 7 runs. Mok from RCB Siraj and Harshal Patel got three each while Jamison, Richardson, and Sundar got one each.
Both teams made one change each
For this match, both Rajasthan and RCB made changes in their respective teams. In Rajasthan's team, Jaydev Unadkat was replaced by Shreyas Gopal out of the playing eleven, while RCB replaced Kane Richardson in the final eleven in place of Rajat Patidar. Shivam Dubey played a fine inning of 46 runs and his innings ended with Richardson's ball.
RCB's playing eleven
Virat Kohli (Captain), Devdutt Padyakkal, Shahbaz Ahmed, Glenn Maxwell, AB de Villiers, Washington Sundar, Kyle Jamison, Kane Richardson Harshal Patel, Mo. Siraj, Yuzvendra Chahal.
Rajasthan's playing eleven
Jose Butler, Manan Vohra, Sanju Samson (captain and wicketkeeper), Shivam Dubey, David Warner, Ryan Parag, Rahul Tewatia, Chris Maurice, Shreyas Gopal, Chetan Sakaria, Mustafizur Rahman.
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