The Punjab vs. Rajasthan match had a powerful night for both teams at the Dubai International Stadium. The Kings won the toss and decided to bowl first. Punjab Kings landed in with a powerful display of bowling where Arshdeep Singh took 5 wickets, Mohd. Shami with 3, Harpreet Brar, and Ishan Porel with 1 each, leading to Rajasthan Royals losing all their batsmen by the end of the innings giving a target run-chase of 185.
The poor fielding and dropping of catches by the Royals made an opening for Punjab and with their destructive batting force who rained fours and hit colossal sixes. The Partnership of 100 runs by KL Rahul and Mayank Agarwal and then Markaram and Pooran took the match to a 50 runs partnership. Punjab did amazingly well in the final 4 overs and left us in a nail-biting situation, but Rajasthan Royals pick up an unbelievable victory from the jaws of defeat by 2 runs, courtesy to the sensational death bowling by Kartik Tyagi.
Kartik Tyagi Is Chosen As The Man Of The Match