IPL 2019, Kings XI Punjab vs Rajasthan Royals Highlights: KXIP scored 182/6 in 20 overs.
The infamous mankading incident sparked quite a controversy in IPL 2019.
Mumbai Indians remain on 3rd place on the IPL table. Rajasthan Royals also stay 7th but close the gap with the other teams.
MS Dhoni, livid at a no-ball decision not going to Chennai Super Kings, stormed onto the field and argued with the umpires.
Virat Kohli was named the leading cricketer of the year for the third consecutive year.
Ravichandran Ashwin mankaded Jos Buttler during the Kings XI Punjab vs Rajasthan Royals match.
The innovative idea, if taking into consideration by the ICC, might help the batsmen from getting mankaded.
Ravichandran Ashwin, who seemed to have waited for Jos Buttler to leave his crease before clipping off the bails, insisted his "conscience was clear" over the March 25 incident.
Breaking his public silence on the controversial mankading dismissal, Jos Buttler said the incident weighed down on him in the next matches as well.
Royal Challengers Bangalore registered their fourth successive defeat in a row.
SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) lost their opening match of IPL 2019 against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) by six wickets.
Ravichandran Ashwin was widely criticised for 'mankading' Rajasthan Royals' Jos Buttler on Monday.
The MCC backtracked saying that Ravichandran Ashwin's dismissal of Jos Buttler was "not within the spirit of the game".
The original 'Mankad' happened during India's second Test against Australia in Sydney in 1947.
The 'mankading' incident is not the first time when Kolkata Police used an incident from the cricket field to create a traffic campaign.
The dismissal of Jos Buttler could have been adjudged out or not out.
Jos Buttler was left fuming after being 'mankaded' by Ravichandran Ashwin in the IPL 2019 match on Monday.
Kolkata Knight Riders will host Kings XI Punjab in the IPL 2019 clash at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Wednesday.