Mumbai, First Published May 20, 2022, 8:15 PM IST
As the IPL 15 season draws to a close, Rajasthan Royals and CSK are playing in today’s match. This is the last league match for both teams this season. CSK captain Dhoni won the toss and elected to bat.
Both teams banged on with one change each. Shivam Dubey was replaced by Ambati Roy in the CSK squad and Jimmy Neesham was replaced by Shimran Hedmeyer in the Rajasthan Royals squad.
Rudraj Kejriwal, Devon Conway, Moin Ali, Ambati Rayudu, Jagadeesan, Dhoni (captain, wicket-keeper), Mitchell Sandner, Prasanth Solanki, Simarjeet Singh, Madisha Badrana, Mukesh Chaudhary.
Rajasthan Royals team:
Yashaswi Jaiswal, Jose Butler, Sanju Samson (captain, wicket-keeper), Devdat Padikkal, Shimran Hedmeyer, Ryan Barak, Ravi Ashwin, Yusvendra Sahal, Trent Bolt, Obed McCoy, Prasidh Krishna.
CSK opener Rudraj Kejriwal, batting first, was dismissed for just 2 off the last ball of the first over by Trent Bolt. Only one run was scored in the 2nd over. Moin Ali, who came down in the 3rd over, started batting from the 4th over.
Moin Ali hit 3 fours and a six in the 4th over off Prasidh Krishna, 2 fours and a six in the 5th over off Ashwin and a six and 5 fours in the last over of the 6th over off Trent Bolt.
Fifty off 19 balls, he became the 2nd player to score the fastest fifty for the CSK team. Raina tops the list with 16 balls to spare. The CSK team scored 75 runs in the powerplay thanks to the action of Moin Ali. Moin Ali scored 26 in Trent Bolt’s last over of the Powerplay. Moin Ali continues to play aggressively.
Last Updated May 20, 2022, 8:15 PM IST