IPL 2019, RR vs KXIP Cricket Score Online: Kings XI Punjab made their debut in the 12th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) by winning the Rajasthan Royals in their first match.
IPL 2019, RR vs KXIP: Kings XI Punjab defeated Kings XI Punjab by 14 runs in their first match of the 12th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). Chris Gayle, the greatest hero of the match, played a magnificent innings of 79 runs. Gayle was awarded the Man of the Match award. At the same time, Sarfaraz remained unbeaten 46 runs
Earlier, Kings XI Punjab, batting first, scored Chris Gayle’s score of 184 runs. Gayle played 79 balls with 8 fours and 4 sixes in 47 balls. In response, Rajasthan Royals could score only 170 runs in 9 overs in 20 overs. In the match Ashwin gave Butler a controversial exit and gave birth to a new debate. Rajasthan Royals opener Jos Buttler became the first batsman to fall victim to ‘Mankadig’ in the history of IPL when Kings XI Punjab captain R Ashwin dismissed him in the disputed manner during the match.
Butler was playing with 69 runs from 43 balls when Ashwin dismissed him without being warned. According to the rules of the game, the third umpire has given them out, but such wickets are considered unlike sportsmanship. Thereafter there was a sharp debate between Butler and Ashwin. Jos Buttler (69) and Sanju Samson (30) were the other contributors from Rajasthan. At the same time, Sam Curran, Mujibur Rahman and Ankit Rajput picked 2-2 wickets from Punjab.
Rajasthan Royals170/9 (20.0)VSKings XI Punjab184/4 (20.0)