Rajasthan Royals have defeated Punjab Kings in the Indian Premier League Cricket (IPL) T20 Cricket.
Rajasthan Royals beats Punjab Kings by 2 runs in an thrilling match played in Dubai on Tuesday night.
Punjab lost 4 wickets in 20 overs and managed to score only 183 runs.
Punjab needed 4 runs in the last over to win. However, Rajasthan bowler Karthik Tyagi took two wickets for one run in the last over and Punjab was deprived of the victory.
Mayank Agrawal played a half century innings of 67 runs for Punjab. KL Rahul scored 49 runs.
Similarly, Nicholas Pooran added 32 runs while Aiden Markram scored an unbeaten 26 runs.
Karthik of Rajasthan took two wickets and Chetan Sakariya and Rahul Tewatia took one wicket each.
Earlier, batting first, Rajasthan were bowled out for 185 in 20 overs.
Yashasvi Jaiswal of Rajasthan added 49 runs while Mahipal Lomror scored 43 runs.
Evin Lewis added 36 runs while Liam Livingstone added 25 runs.
Arshdeep Singh of Punjab took 5 wickets alone. Mohammad Shami took 3 wickets.
With this victory, Rajasthan has added 8 points in 8 games. Rajasthan is in the fifth position. Seventh-ranked Punjab has added six points in nine games.