Jos Buttler Helps Rajasthan Royals Register First Win In IPL 2019
Jos Buttler scored a match-winning half-century and Shreyas Gopal picked up three wickets as Rajasthan Royals registered a seven-wicket win over Royal Challengers Bangalore, who suffered a fourth consecutive loss on Tuesday.
Rahul Tripathi scored the winning six as Rajasthan Royals outclassed Royal Challengers Bangalore to register their first win in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019. (All Images Courtesy: BCCI/IPL)
Opener Jos Buttler smashed 59 runs off 43 balls, including eight boundaries and a six, to build a strong foundation for Royals in the chase of 159.
Earlier, Shreyas Gopal claimed three wickets to help Rajasthan Royals restrict Royal Challengers Bangalore to 158/4 in 20 overs.
Experienced wicketkeeper-batsman Parthiv Patel top-scored for RCB with a 41-ball 67, including nine boundaries and a six.
Marcus Stoinis was unbeaten on 31 and Moeen Ali played a nine-ball 18-run cameo to help the visitors post a competitive total.