Rajasthan Royals beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by 55 runs in the 28th match of the IPL 2021. Rajasthan won the toss and elected to bat first. For the team, Jose Butler scored an impressive 124 off 64 balls while skipper Sanju Samson scored 48. Chasing a massive target of 221, Hyderabad were able to score only 165 runs for the loss of 8 wickets in 20 overs. Manish Pandey scored 31 runs for the team. In the bowling department, Mustafizur Rahman and Chris Morris took three wickets each. It was Rajasthan’s third win of the season.
Butler played the biggest innings for Rajasthan, giving up Samson
Chasing 221, Hyderabad’s Manish Pandey (31) and Johnny Bairstow (30) added 57 runs in just 6 overs. Mustafizur Rahman brought Rajasthan’s first success by giving Manish a clean bowling. After this, Bairstow was also unable to stay in the crease and caught Anuj Rawat from Rahul Tevati’s delivery. After Bairstow’s dismissal, Hyderabad’s batting was shattered like cards and the team could only manage 165 runs. Vijay Shankar (8) and Kedar Jadhav (19) are once again disappointed with their performance.
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After losing the toss, Rajasthan did not start properly and Rashid Khan hit a successful Jaiswal (12) in the third over. Jose Butler and Sanju Samson then took the lead and shared 150 runs for the second wicket. Sanju Samson, who played 48 innings, dismissed Vijay Shankar in the 17th over. However, Butler continued his batting innings and finished with a century in 56 balls. Butler played an impressive 124 runs off 64 balls and Sandeep Sharma in 19th over. David Miller (7) and Ryan Parag (15) batted well in the last over to take the team to 220.