It was a great batting display by the Rajasthan Royals as they defeated Punjab Kings by 6 wickets.
Punjab Kings decided to bat first after winning the toss.
Jonny Bairstow did well at the top and made a half-century to his credit.
Jitesh Sharma and Liam Livingstone then provided the much-needed impetus to Punjab Kings as they finished off strongly at 189/5 in their 20 overs.
Yuzvendra Chahal was the pick of the bowlers for Rajasthan Royals as he picked up 3 wickets.
Rajasthan Royals needed 190 runs to win the game and move up further in the top 4.
It was a batting masterclass by young Yashashvi Jaiswal who scored 68 from 41 balls.
Jos Buttler too looked in fine touch once again after his setbacks in a couple of games.
Devdutt Paddikal and Shimron Hetmyer finished things off for Rajasthan Royals who ended up winning the game.
Player of the Match
Yashasvi Jaiswal for his 68 (41)
Rajasthan Royals’ next meeting is with Delhi Capitals on the 11th of May at Dr DY Patil Stadium.
Punjab Kings will next face Royal Challengers Bangalore on the 13th of May at Brabourne Stadium.