In the 49th match of the IPL match between Rajasthan Royals and Kolkata Knight Riders, Kolkata team decided to bowl first after winning the toss, after which Rajasthan Royals, who came to bat, could only manage 142 runs in their 20 overs. Jos Butler, who scored a fifty in the previous home matches, also played an impressive 39 off 22 balls with the help of 5 fours and 2 sixes. Sunil Narine and Chris Lynn of the Kolkata Knight Riders team started a fantastic start to bat in the second innings. Narine scored 21 runs off 7 balls, besides Chris Lynn scored 45 off 42 balls while captain Dinesh Karthik scored 41 runs off 31 balls with 5 fours and 1 sixes. Kuldeep Yadav was Man of Match for his superb bowling. Spinner Kuldeep Yadav took four wickets for 20 runs.