New Delhi. Rajasthan Royals won a thrilling 7-run victory over Kolkata Knight Riders. This is the fourth win for Rajasthan in 6 matches and with this the team has reached the second number in the IPL 2022 points table. First, the possession of Gujarat Titans remains intact. Lucknow Super Giants, Royal Challengers Bangalore and Sunrisers Hyderabad slipped one place each after Rajasthan’s thrilling win over KKR.
Lucknow from second to third, RCB on fourth and Hyderabad on fifth. Whereas despite the defeat, KKR remains in sixth place. After this Punjab Kings and Delhi Capitals are frozen. IPL’s 2 most successful team Chennai Super Kings and 5-time champion Mumbai Indians are in 9th and 10th place. Both the teams are on the verge of being eliminated from the playoffs.
Orange and Purple Cap near Butler and Chahal
Whereas Orange Cap is with Jos Butler of Rajasthan. Who scored a century against KKR. Butler has scored 375 runs in 6 matches. He also scored 2 centuries in this season of IPL. After Butler, KKR captain Shreyas Iyer has reached the second place in the Orange Cap race. Iyer scored 236 runs in 7 matches.
The Purple Cap is with Yuzvendra Chahal of Rajasthan. Chahal took 5 wickets including a hat-trick against KKR. With this, he has taken a total of 17 wickets in 6 matches. Talking about the match played between KKR and Rajasthan, batting first, Rajasthan gave a target of 218 runs. In reply, KKbar could only score 210 runs in 19.4 overs.