Indian Premier League: Rajasthan beat Chennai to maneuver high of desk

Jos Buttler


Rajasthan Royals won the Indian Premier League title in 2008
Indian Premier League, Jaipur
Rajasthan Royals 202-5 (20 overs): Jaiswal 77 (43); Deshpande 2-42
Chennai Super Kings 170-6 (20 overs): Dube 52 (33); Zampa 3-22
Rajasthan Royals won by 32 runs

Rajasthan Royals beat Chennai Super Kings by 32 runs and posted the highest runs total by an Indian Premier League team in Jaipur.

Yashasvi Jaiswal and England’s Jos Buttler built a partnership of 86 off 50 to help Rajasthan reach 202-5.

Adam Zampa claimed 3-22, removing Ruturaj Gaikwad, Devon Conway and Moeen Ali to restrict Chennai to 170-6.

Rajasthan moved to the top of the table after losing their previous two games while Chennai dropped to third place.

Gujarat Titans currently sit second with one game in hand and all three teams equal on 10 points.

Jaiswal struck 77 off 43 to spearhead the Royals innings, hitting three fours in the first over of the match, before he was caught off Tushar Deshpande.

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