In the 11th season of the Indian Premier League, on Tuesday, at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur, once again the match between Rajasthan Royals and Kings XI Punjab was fought. Rajasthan Royals captain Ajinkya Rahane won the toss in the 40th match of this season and decided to bat first. Rajasthan Royals, batting first, could score only 158 runs at the loss of 8 wickets in their 20 overs, on the brilliant innings of Jos Buttler. Jos Buttler scored 82 runs but no one could do anything other than that.
The answer to Kings XI Punjab was not good and they kept losing wickets at regular intervals. Rajasthan Royals continued to take wickets in this match or die, while opener Lokesh Rahul kept one end. Kings XI Punjab lost their 6 wickets and 81 runs.
After this, Rahul took the score of 143 from his batting, but could not win the Kings XI Punjab. Rahul scored an unbeaten 95.