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IPL 2020: Kolkata Knight Riders Shock Rajasthan Royals:- IPL 2020 has been going on an interesting note and most of the matches turned out to be last minute thrillers. Rajasthan Royals has been on the top of the list with back to back victories and is on the top of the chart. In the fresh battle with Kolkata Knight Riders, Rajasthan Royals won the toss and elected to bowl. Kolkata Knight Riders managed to get 174 for the loss of six wickets in their 20 overs. Shubman Gill (47), Eoin Morgan (34 not out) and Andre Russell (24) are the top scorers for Kolkata Knight Riders. Jofra Archer (2/14) and Rahul Tewatia (1/6) managed to get decent numbers with the ball for Rajasthan Royals.
Chasing a hefty total of 175, Rajasthan Royals fell flat right from the start. The top and middle order collapsed badly that Rajasthan Royals never showed any signs of giving a stiff competition. Tom Curran's 54 not out was wasted and Jos Buttler (21) was decent. Kamlesh Nagarkoti (2/13) and Shivam Mavi (2/20) delivered their best for Kolkata. Rajasthan Royals managed to get 137 for the loss of nine wickets. Rajasthan Royals lost the battle by 37 runs. With this defeat, Rajasthan Royals slips down to third place in the points table. Delhi Capitals is on the top of the list and Kolkata Knight Riders are the second in the points table.