Abu Dhabi: The 15th match of the IPL is being played between the Rajasthan Royals (RR) and RCB at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi. Both Rajasthan Royals and RCB teams have played three matches in the season so far and both teams have won two matches. In such a situation, both teams will want to win the match today and come on top in the points table. After winning the toss in the match, Rajasthan Royals have decided to bat first. RCB team will first get on the field to bowl.
The Rajasthan Royals team, who came out to bat first in the match, has scored 38 runs in 6 overs at the loss of 3 wickets. Robin Uthappa (5) and Mahipal Lomror (2) are present at the crease.
In powerplay Rajasthan Bad start
Rajasthan Royals team has started very poorly. In the Powerplay, Rajasthan have lost three big wickets and Rajasthan scored 38-3 in 6 overs.
Chahal dismissed Samson
Rajasthan The top order of the flop, Chahal did amazing as soon as he came. Sanju Samson out for 4 runs.
Second blow to Rajasthan as Jose Butler
Seen in good form, Jos Buttler has also returned to the pavilion after Steve Smith. Jos Buttler scored 22 runs off the first ball of Navdeep Saini.
Steve Smith returned to the pavilion
Rajasthan Royals got a big shock in the beginning. Captain Steve Smith has become a victim of flying by scoring just 5 runs.
Rajasthan Royals innings started
The Rajasthan Royals innings has started, batting first after winning the toss against RCB. Jose Butler and Steve Smith on the field.
Playing XI of Royal Challengers Bangalore: Devdutt Padikkal, Aaron Finch, Virat Kohli (Captain), AB de Villiers, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Shivam Dubey, Isuru Udana, Yuzvendra Chahal, Navdeep Saini, Washington Sundar, Adam Jampa.
Rajasthan Royals playing XI: Jose Butler, Smith (captain), Sanju Samson, Robin Uthappa, Ryan Parag, Rahul Tewatia, Mahipal Lomror, Tom Curren, Shreyas Gopal, Jaydev Unadkat, Jofra Archer.