IPL 2024: RR vs PBKS, Match 65
Sanju Samson won the toss and opted to bat on a slow-ish surface in Guwahati.
Yashasvi Jaiswal fell in the first over to Sam Curran.
Tom Kohler-Cadmore, replacing Jos Buttler, put on a steady stand with captain Samson as RR reached 38/1 after six overs.
Sanju Samson was dismissed trying to up the scoring rate in the post-PowerPlay phase.
Rahul Chahar took the wickets of Kohler-Cadmore and Rovman Powell and finished with figures of 2 for 26.
Ravichandran Ashwin hit a 19-ball 28 in a useful cameo in the middle overs.
Riyan Parag passed 500 runs for the season in his knock of 48.
Harshal Patel took two wickets in his final over to reclaim the Purple Cap. RR finished with 144/9.
Trent Boult struck in his first over for a sixth time this IPL. Prabhsimran Singh was the PBKS batter dismissed early.
Avesh Khan struck twice in an over to dismiss Rossouw and Shashank Singh.