Bleacher Report – Altaf Qadri/Associated Press
Rajasthan Royals beat Kings XI Punjab by 15 runs in the 2018 Indian Premier League at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur on Tuesday.

Summary

  • A grieving Andrew Tye took four wickets to move to the top of the purple cap standings.
  • Virat Kohli, Royal Challengers Bangalore: 396      Purple Cap (Most Wickets)1.
  • It took quality fielding from the Kings XI to finally get Buttler out, with Sky Sports Cricket relaying how he left the field:Sky Sports Cricket @SkyCricketWICKET!
  • #RRvKXIP was the next to take a wicket, as he bowled Manoj Tiwary. Kings XI needed inspiration from somewhere, and Rahul duly provided it, bringing up a half-century off just 48 deliveries.
  • Cricbuzz detailed how much more prolific Rahul has become since 2013:Cricbuzz @cricbuzzRuns each season for KL RAHUL429 in 2018 *397 in 2016166 in 2014142 in 201520 in 2013#RRvKXIP #IPL2018 #IPL #RR #KXIPYet not even Rahul’s eventual tally of 95 was enough to help Kings XI complete the chase.


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