The IPL has started, and this was the IPL 4th match. However, it was quite a one-sided match. Sunrisers Hyderabad won the toss and elected to bowl first. However, they failed to stop RR at the low target. From the start, RR players started to play big shots, and they projected big scores on the scoreboard. Moreover, Rajasthan properly used the power play, and they scored the most runs in the power play.
Rajasthan Royals scored 203 runs in 20 overs with the loss of five wickets. However, Sunrisers Hyderabad failed to reach the target in 20 overs and lost the match. The Sunrisers scored 131 runs in 20 overs with the loss of eight wickets. It was not a good start for the Sunrisers. Moreover, below you will find a summary of IPL 4th match.
Rajasthan Royals Innings
Yashasvi Jaiswal and Joss Buttler opened the inning for the Rajasthan Royals. However, both players played excellent innings for the team. It was a great start for the team, and because of these two innings, Rajasthan projected a big score on the scoreboard. Yashasvi Jaiswal scored 54 runs in 37 balls. Mayank Agarwal caught him on the ball of Fazalhaq Farooqi.
Moreover, Joss Butler scored 54 runs in 22 balls. He has 7 fours and 3 sixes in his inning. Fazalhaq Farooqi also bowled him.
Sanju Samson came to bat at number three. He scored 55 runs in 32 balls. T. Natarajan bowled him.
Furthermore, Devdutt Padikkal came to bat at number four. His inning was not good. He scored two runs in five balls. Umran Malik bowled him.
Riyan Parag came to bat at number five. He only managed to score seven runs in six balls. He was bowled by T Natarajan.
In 20 overs, Rajasthan Royals scored 203 runs with the loss of five wickets. However, in the IPL, this is the best score. Moreover, chasing an opposing team with a good bowling attack is tough. After scoring a big score, the Rajasthan Royal bowlers successfully defended it and won the match.
Moreover, the Rajasthan Royals scored the most runs in the power play. Overall, it was a good performance by the team in IPL 4th match.
Rajasthan Royals Bowling Scorecard
Sunrisers Hyderabad Innings
The Rajasthan Royals scored big runs in the first inning. The Sunrisers needed a big inning to chase this target. However, no one has played a big inning for the team. Abhishek Sharma and Mayank Agarwal opened the innings for the team. Abhishek Sharma played three balls and scored zero runs. Trent Boult bowled him in the first over.
Moreover, Mayank Agarwal scored 27 runs in 33 balls. Jos Buttler caught him on the ball against Yuzvendra Chahal. Rahul Tripathi came to bat at number three. He scored 0 runs in 2 balls. Trent Boult bowled him.
Harry Brook came to bat at number four. He scored 13 runs on 21 balls. Yuzvendra Chahal bowled him. Washington Sundar came to bat at number five. He scored one run in five balls. Jason Holder bowled him.
The batting lineup of SRH failed from the start. Moreover, the target was also big, and with the immediate fall of wickets, it was hard for them to chase.
In the 20 overs, SRH scored 131 runs with a loss of 8 wickets. The start was not good for SRH, and they need to reconsider their strategies.
Sunrisers Hyderabad bowling scorecard
Rajasthan Royals Playing XI
- Jos Buttler
- Yashasvi Jaiswal
- Sanju Samson(WK/C)
- Devdutt Padikkal
- Riyan Parag
- Shimron Hetmyer
- Ravichandran Ashwin
- Jason Holder
- Trent Boult
- KM Asif
- Yuzvendra Chahal
- Navdeep Saini
Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing XI
- Mayank Agarwal
- Abhishek Sharma
- Rahul Tripathi
- Harry Brook
- Washington Sundar
- Glenn Phillips(WK)
- Umran Malik
- Adil Rashid
- Bhuvneshwar Kumar(C)
- T Natarajan
- Fazalhaq Farooqi
- Abdul Samad