The 15th match of IPL 2018 was held in Jaipur on 18th of April 2018 in the middle of Rajasthan Royals vs Kolkata Knight Riders. Here is the RR vs KKR Match Summary. To start the match with tossing, Kolkata Knight Riders won the match and picked up the field first option. Rajasthan Royals kick off the match with its AM Rahane & DJM Short, the opener batsmen of the team.
AM Rahane scored 36 runs including five fours and 1 6, for 19 balls and his wicket fall by Rana. The second player DJM Short score 44 runs for 43 balls consist of 5 fours and 1 six; his wicket also falls by Rana. The 3rd player SV Samson score 7 runs for eight balls. RA Tripathi score 15 runs, and BA Strokes made 14 runs, Buttler made 24 for 18. In all of the 20 overs, the team made 160 scores losing eight wickets.
RR vs KKR Match Summary IPL 2018
Kolkata Knight Riders’ innings starts with SP Narine, & CA Lynn. CA Lynn wicket falls on the 0 score by Gowtham whereas SP Narine achieves 35 number for 25 balls. RV Uthappa made 48 runs for 36 balls including six fours and two sixes. N Rana made 35 runs for 27 balls including two fours and 1 six. The last player who played was KD Karthik; he scores 42 runs for 23 shots including two fours and two sixes. The last two players remain not out until the end of the match. In 18.5 overs Kolkata Knight Riders accomplish the target and won the 15th match of IPL 2018. Nitish Rana won the man of the match award.
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With the 15th match of IPL, which won by Kolkata Knight Riders, takes the team to the top most place in the IPL points table 2018, with 6 points and 0.825 NRR. Whereas, the second team Rajasthan Royals goes to a 5th place with 4 points and -0.366 NRR.