Rajasthan Royals vs Kolkata Knight Riders


Kolkata Knight Riders won by 8 wickets


Rajasthan Royals vs Kolkata Knight Riders: the rise of Kolkata Knight Riders

Match Highlights rr VS kkr

This match was between RR vs KKR . KKR was lucky to win the toss and choose to Bowl first and

The match Winning team was KKR.

KKR Batted really well but their Bowling was great too.

Chris Lynn had great luck in this Match.

Chris Lynn, Sunil Narine & Harry Gurney Really changed the game.

Ajinkya Rahane was not able to perform well in this match he only made 7 Runs in 5 Balls.

Steve Smith performed great from RR during his Batting.

This was a great comeback for MI.

I Hope You have seen the Above Match Highlights.

Let’s Talk About How Kolkata Knight Riders Won This Match.

Till now KKR has only lost One match in this season.

Currently, they are on the top of the League table above CSK which was previously on the top before loosing with MI.

KKR won the toss so they chose to field first. They made a great start by taking the Wicket of the RR Captain Ajinkya Rahane.

Jos Buttler and Steve Smith were Causing trouble for KKR but KKR were Good at their Bowling.

Harry Gurney Really Bowled well he took the most Important Wicket which was of Jos Buttler.

How Harry Gurney took the wicket of Jos Buttler.

Not only KKR bowled well but they Batted Great too.

Chris Lynn made 50 runs in 32 Bowls and his SR was 156.25. He stuck 6 Four and 3 Sixes.

Chris Lynn made 50 runs in 32 Bowls

An interesting thing about this match was Chris Lynn Luck. Watch the video below to see his luck.

Chris Lynn’s luck

Sunil Narine made 47 Runs in 25 Bowls and his SR was 188.00. He stuck 6 Fours and 3 Sixes.

Sunil Narine made 47 Runs in 25 Bowls

Man of the match in RR vs KKR was Harry Gurney He took the most Crucial Wickets.

Man Of The Match: Harry Gurney

After their Victory read what KKR Captain Karthik says,

I think it was a pretty clinical effort the bowlers bowled well and the batsmen backed it up. I think we have a few areas still to improve but I’m happy with the performance of the bowlers.

Let’s Talk About How Rajasthan Royals Lost This Match.

RR has not been performing well since the start of this Season.

This was their Fourth loss in this IPL season 2019 in this match RR vs KKR.

Rahane says that,

“ I think we thought that 150/160 would be good. I don’t think that we bowled to our plans and especially playing at home we know the surface well. We have to learn from our mistakes both in the batting and bowling department.”

Ajinkya Rahane’s Interview video


Best performer From RR was Steve Smith he scored 73 runs in 59 Balls.

Watch his performance below.

Steve Smith’s Long Lasting 73



Date Time League Season Match Day
April 7, 2019 8:00 pm Indian Premier League 2019 Sunday


TeamRun RateMan Of The MatchRunsWickets LostOversBPOutcome
Rajasthan Royals6.951393200Loss
Kolkata Knight Riders10.12Harry Gurney140213.52Win

Rajasthan Royals

Batting Position B R 4s 6s SR
Ajinkya RahaneBatsman 🏏751071.42
Jos ButtlerBatsman 🏏343751108.82
Steve SmithAll-Rounder 🏏⚾597371123.72
Rahul TripathiBatsman 🏏860075.00
Ben StokesAll-Rounder 🏏⚾1470050.00
Prashant ChopraBatsman 🏏00000
Krishnappa GowthamAll-Rounder 🏏⚾00000
Jofra ArcherAll-Rounder 🏏⚾00000
Shreyas GopalAll-Rounder 🏏⚾00000
Sudhesan MidhunAll-Rounder 🏏⚾00000
Dhawal KulkarniBowler ⚾00000
Total 120139132428.96

Did not bat: Prashant Chopra, Krishnappa Gowtham, Jofra Archer, Shreyas Gopal, Sudhesan Midhun, Dhawal Kulkarni

Bowling Position Econ O W R DB
Dhawal KulkarniBowler ⚾10.3330317
Krishnappa GowthamAll-Rounder 🏏⚾22.0010221
Jofra ArcherAll-Rounder 🏏⚾4.66301412
Shreyas GopalAll-Rounder 🏏⚾8.7542359
Sudhesan MidhunAll-Rounder 🏏⚾13.5020274
Ben StokesAll-Rounder 🏏⚾3.600.5033
Total 62.8413.5213236

Kolkata Knight Riders

Batting Position B R 4s 6s SR
Chris LynnBatsman 🏏325063156.25
Sunil NarineBowler ⚾254763188.00
Robin UthappaBatsman 🏏162612162.50
Shubman GillBatsman 🏏1060060.00
Nitish RanaBatsman 🏏00000
Dinesh KarthikBatsman 🏏00000
Andre RussellAll-Rounder 🏏⚾00000
Piyush ChawlaAll-Rounder 🏏⚾00000
Kuldeep YadavAll-Rounder 🏏⚾00000
Prasidh KrishnaBowler ⚾00000
Harry GurneyBowler ⚾00000
Total 83140138566.75

Did not bat: Nitish Rana, Dinesh Karthik, Andre Russell, Piyush Chawla, Kuldeep Yadav, Prasidh Krishna, Harry Gurney

Bowling Position Econ O W R DB
Piyush ChawlaAll-Rounder 🏏⚾4.75401913
Prasidh KrishnaBowler ⚾8.75413510
Sunil NarineBowler ⚾5.50402213
Kuldeep YadavAll-Rounder 🏏⚾8.2540335
Harry GurneyBowler ⚾6.2542259
Total 33.520313450