- 19.6: P Krishna to K Gowtham, 4 runs, 144/4
- 17.6: WICKET! S Binny (0) is out, c Chris Lynn b Prasidh Krishna, 130/4
- 16.5: WICKET! S Samson (50) is out, c Javon Searles b Piyush Chawla, 126/3
- 15.5: S Narine to H Klaasen, 4 runs, 118/2
- 14.1: WICKET! A Rahane (46) is out, c & b Kuldeep Yadav, 109/2
- 13.5: S Narine to S Samson, 6 runs, 109/1
- 9.4: J Searles to S Samson, 4 runs, 85/1
- 8.6: K Yadav to S Samson, 4 runs, 74/1
- 8.1: K Yadav to S Samson, 4 runs, 68/1
- 5.1: WICKET! R Tripathi (20) is out, c & b Piyush Chawla, 47/1
- 4.3: S Narine to R Tripathi, 6 runs, 40/0
- SIX! Ajinkya Rahane deposits one over the boundary to get Rajasthan off to a flier here, he almost departed off the first delivery though and into the stands. Rajasthan are 9/0 after the 1st over.
- 19.5: B Laughlin to A Russell, 4 runs, 168/7
- 19.4: WICKET! J Searles (2) is out, c Jofra Archer b Ben Laughlin, 164/7
- 17.1: WICKET! D Karthik (52) is out, c Ajinkya Rahane b Ben Laughlin, 135/6
- 16.1: J Unadkat to D Karthik, 6 runs, 122/5
- 14.2: WICKET! S Gill (28) is out, c Heinrich Klaasen b Jofra Archer, 106/5
- 14.1: J Archer to S Gill, 4 runs, 106/4
- 13.4: S Gopal to S Gill, 6 runs, 95/4
- 10.4: B Laughlin to S Gill, 4 runs, 70/4
- KKR – 48/3 in 7 overs.
- 5.2: J Unadkat to D Karthik, 4 runs, 40/3
- 5.1: J Unadkat to D Karthik, 4 runs, 36/3
- 3.6: J Archer to D Karthik, 4 runs, 28/3
- 3.4: WICKET! N Rana (3) is out, c Jaydev Unadkat b Jofra Archer, 24/3
- OUT! Gowtham removes Robin Uthappa for 3. Kolkata Knight Riders 17/2 in 2.1 overs vs Rajasthan Royals
- 0.6: K Gowtham to R Uthappa, 4 runs, 10/1
- KKR 4/1 (0.2 Ovs); Sunil Narine departs for 4
- 0.1: K Gowtham to S Narine, 4 runs, 4/0
- Chris Lynn & Sunil Narine will come out to open for KKR
- Rajasthan Royals win toss and opts to bowl first.
Kolkata: In the Eliminator of Vivo Indian Premier League (IPL 2018) Ajinkya Rahane’s Rajasthan Royals (RR) will take on Kolkata Knight Riders, led by Dinesh Karthik, at Eden Gardens in Kolkata.
With odds stacked against them, former champions Rajasthan Royals will look to go full throttle when they lock horns with two-time winners and overwhelming favourites Kolkata Knight Riders in today’s IPL match.
Rajasthan Royals (Playing XI): Rahul Tripathi, Ajinkya Rahane(c), Sanju Samson, Klaasen(w), Gowtham, Stuart Binny, Jofra Archer, Ish Sodhi, Unadkat, Shreyas Gopal, Laughlin
Kolkata Knight Riders (Playing XI): Chris Lynn, Sunil Narine, Robin Uthappa, Dinesh Karthik(w/c), Nitish Rana, Russell, Shubman Gill, Searles, Piyush Chawla, Prasidh Krishna, Kuldeep