Rajasthan Royals beat Gujarat Titans: Rajasthan Royals defeated Rajasthan Royals by three wickets on Sunday. Gujarat Titans scored 177 runs for seven wickets. Rajasthan won the match by scoring 179 runs for seven wickets with four balls remaining.
IPL 2023 GT vs RR Match LIVE Score: Rajasthan Royals beat Gujarat Titans by three wickets in a thrilling match of IPL 2023. Batting first, Gujarat Titans scored 177 runs losing 7 wickets in 20 overs. In response, Rajasthan Royals won the match with four balls to spare. Captain Sanju Samson scored the highest 60 runs for Rajasthan Royals. And Shimron Hetmyer remained unbeaten after scoring 56 runs. Mohammed Shami took the maximum three wickets for Gujarat. Rashid got two, Hardik and Noor got 1-1 wickets.
Chasing the target of 178 runs by Gujarat, Rajasthan Royals got off to a bad start. The team lost the wickets of both the openers within three overs. Yashasvi Jaiswal got out after scoring one run in the second over. After this, Jose Butler returned to the pavilion in the third over without opening an account. Devdutt Padikkal stayed at the crease for some time and got out after scoring 26 runs in 25 balls. Riyan Parag once again went back to the pavilion cheaply.
Sanju Samson shared a 50-plus partnership with Shimron Hetmyer for the fifth wicket, helping the team come close to victory. Captain Sanju Samson returned to the pavilion after scoring 60 runs in 32 balls. Sanju hit 6 sixes and three fours in his innings. Dhruv Jurel could score 18 runs. After this, Ashwin returned to the pavilion after scoring 10 runs in three balls while playing a stormy innings. Hetmyer continued to bat from one end and took the team to victory by hitting a six in the last over.
Even after David Miller’s 46 and Shubman Gill’s 45-run innings, Rajasthan Royals stopped Gujarat Titans for 177 for seven in the Indian Premier League T20 match on Sunday. Miller took advantage of the lifeline he got on six runs, hitting three fours and two sixes in his 30-ball innings. Apart from hitting four fours and a six in his 34-ball innings, Gill shared a 33-ball 59-run partnership with captain Hardik Pandya for the third wicket. Pandya scored 28 runs in 19 balls with the help of three fours and a six.
In the last over, Abhinav Manohar justified his selection in the team by hitting 27 runs in 13 balls with the help of three sixes. He shared a 22-ball 45-run partnership with Miller for the fifth wicket. The team added 52 runs in the last four overs. Sandeep Sharma, who bowled brilliantly in front of Mahendra Singh Dhoni against Chennai Super Kings in the last match, once again impressed, taking two wickets for 25 runs in four overs. Trent Boult, Adam Zampa and Yuzvendra Chahal got one success each.