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RR vs PBKS highlights, IPL 2024: Curran, bowlers help Punjab get over the Royals

Indian Premier League 2024 Rajasthan Royals vs Punjab Kings highlights: PBKS beat RR by five wickets as their skipper Sam Curran hit an unbeaten fifty to chase down a 145 on a tough wicket

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IPL 2024 RR vs PBKS highlights. Photo: Sportzpics

IPL 2024 RR vs PBKS highlights. Photo: Sportzpics

Punjab Kings (PBKS) beat Rajasthan Royals (RR) by five wickets as they chased down 145 with seven balls to spare in match 65 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 at the Barsapara Cricket Stadium in Guwahati. Sam Curran, the Punjab skipper scored a fifty on a tough wicket. 

Earlier RR managed to post only 144/9 in their 20 overs against Punjab Kings (PBKS). Their skipper Sanju Samson won the toss and decided to bat first. 

This is the second home for the Royals who have Riyan Parag from Assam in their team. Parag top-scored with 48 for the Royals. Tom Kohler-Cadmore replaced Jos Buttler in Rajasthan Playing 11 while Nathan Ellis will play his first game for Punjab in place of Kagiso Rabada.
IPL 2024: RR vs PBKS Playing 11

RR Playing 11: Yashasvi Jaiswal, Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Sanju Samson(w/c), Riyan Parag, Dhruv Jurel, Rovman Powell, Ravichandran Ashwin, Trent Boult, Sandeep Sharma, Avesh Khan, Yuzvendra Chahal

Impact sub options: Nandre Burger, Tanush Kotian, Keshav Maharaj, Kuldeep Sen, Donovan Ferreira

PBKS Playing 11: Prabhsimran Singh, Jonny Bairstow, Rilee Rossouw, Shashank Singh, Jitesh Sharma(w), Sam Curran(c), Harpreet Brar, Harshal Patel, Nathan Ellis, Rahul Chahar, Arshdeep Singh

Impact sub options: Tanay Thyagarajan, Rishi Dhawan, Vidhwath Kaverappa, Ashutosh Sharma, Harpreet Singh Bhatia
 

How to watch the live telecast of RR vs PBKS match today?

Star Sports will live telecast the Rajasthan Royals (RR) vs Punjab Kings (PBKS) match today. The English commentary will be available on Star Sports 1 HD/SD and Star Sports 2 HD/SD. Meanwhile, the live Hindi commentary will be available on Star Sports Hindi HD/SD. RR vs PBKS live broadcast will be available in seven other regional languages.

Check ICC T20 World Cup 2024 full schedule and match timings (IST) here

IPL 2024, RR vs PBKS Live streaming

Check IPL 2024 Points Table here

RR vs PBKS live streaming will be available on Jio Cinemas for free in nine different languages, including Hindi and English.
11:42 PM

Check out the key stats of IPL 2024 after the RR vs PBKS match

 
Virat Kohli has the orange cap while the purple cap is with Harshal Patel who overtook Bumrah. Check IPL 2024 points table and team rankings here
 
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IPL 2024 Points Table Key Stats. Photo: Sportzpics
IPL 2024 Points Table Key Stats. Photo: Sportzpics
 
11:35 PM

Check out the head-to-head details for tomorrow's IPL match

 
This is going to be a very important game for the hosts as a win here would nearly seal their spot in the playoffs. However, there are chances of rainfall and it might affect the play. Gujarat are already out of the playoffs race and they would surely look to spoil Hyderabad's party. 
 
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IPL 2024 SRH vs GT Head To Head Stats
IPL 2024 SRH vs GT Head To Head Stats
 
11:33 PM

Check out the full scorecard of the Punjab Kings innings here


Punjab Kings Inning145-5 (18.5 ov) CRR:7.70
Batter   R B 4s 6s SR    
Prabhsimran Singh c Y Chahal b T Boult 6 4 1 0 150    
Jonny Bairstow (WK) c R Parag b Y Chahal 14 22 1 0 63.64    
Rilee Rossouw c Y Jaiswal b A Khan 22 13 5 0 169.23    
Shashank Singh lbw b A Khan 0 2 0 0 0    
Sam Curran (C) Not out 63 41 5 3 153.66    
Jitesh Sharma c R Parag b Y Chahal 22 20 0 2 110    
Ashutosh Sharma Not out 17 11 1 1 154.55    
Extras 1 (b 0, Ib 0, w 1, nb 0, p 0)    
Total 145 (5 wkts, 18.5 Ov)    
Did not Bat Harpreet Brar,Harshal Patel,Nathan Ellis,Rahul Chahar    
Fall of Wickets
6-1(Prabhsimran Singh 0.4),36-2(Rilee Rossouw 4.3),36-3(Shashank Singh 4.5),48-4(Jonny Bairstow 7.6),111-5(Jitesh Sharma 15.4)
Bowler O M R W NB WD ECO  
Trent Boult 3 0 27 1 0 0 9  
Sandeep Sharma 4 0 28 0 0 0 7  
Avesh Khan 3.5 0 28 2 0 0 7.3  
Ravichandran Ashwin 4 0 31 0 0 0 7.75  
Yuzvendra Chahal 4 0 31 2 0 1 7.75  

11:14 PM

IPL 2024 LIVE SCORE Updates: Punjab win by five wickets

 
Single off the first ball and now Curran hits a big six. The target is now down to 8 off 10 balls. Ashutosh Sharma goes for the big hit and hits a six as well. Just one more needed to win here. 
 
Ashutosh wins it with a single here. Punjab Kings win by five wickets with seven balls to spare and move from the bottom of the table. 
 
11:10 PM

IPL 2024 LIVE SCORE Updates: 15 needed off 12 to win

 
Over Summary: 1 1 1 0 1 6; Punjab Kings 130/5 after 18 overs 
Ashutosh Sharma (9), Sam Curran (56); Sandeep Sharma 4-0-28-0
 
Sandeep Sharma has been tasked to defend 25 off the last three overs. Can he do that is the question? Three from the first three balls and then there is a prefect yorker which means a dot ball. Just a single on the fifth ball. Sandeep is giving his all to try and make it easy for himself in the final over if the match reaches there. 
 
Six!! After executive five yorkers, Sandeep made the mistake and went for the slower bouncer and got hit for a six to make it 15 off 12 to get for Punjab. 
 
11:05 PM

IPL 2024 LIVE SCORE Updates: Eight from the over

 
Over Summary: 1 0 1 1 1 4; Punjab Kings 120/5 after 17 overs 
Ashutosh Sharma (7), Sam Curran (48); Avesh Khan 3-0-13-2
 
Eight runs come from the over as Punjab gets the boundary eventually on the last ball. 
 
11:04 PM

IPL 2024 LIVE SCORE Updates: Ashutosh Sharma is impact player

 
Over Summary:2 Wd 4 1 W 0 1; Punjab Kings 112/5 after 16 overs 
Ashutosh Sharma (1), Sam Curran (46); Yuzvendra Chahal 4-0-31-2
 
Ashutosh Sharma is the impact player who has replaced Arshdeep Singh here. 
 
10:55 PM

IPL 2024 LIVE SCORE Updates: Chahal gets Jitesh Sharma


Chahal has been asked to come back and give Rajasthan a wicket, instead, he bowls a bad one and gets cut for a four by Curran. Well, he has given them a wicket and it is the big wicket of Jitesh Sharma. He was playing so well and suddenly one shot too many and he is out as Riyan Parag takes an easy catch. 
10:51 PM

IPL 2024 LIVE SCORE Updates: 100 up for Punjab

 
Over Summary: 0 6 1 6 0 1; Punjab Kings 103/4 after 15 overs 
Jitesh Sharma (22), Sam Curran (39); Ravichandran Ashwin 4-0-31-0
 
Six!! Huge. Finally, Jitesh Sharma is coming good here as he hits Ashiwn for a gigantic six here. 
 
Curran wants to have some of that as well. He goes down the ground and hits a six to bring up Punjab's hundred. The fifty partnership between himself and Jitesh Sharma also comes up. 
 
10:47 PM

IPL 2024 LIVE SCORE Updates: Boult back in attack

 
Over Summary: 4 1 0 1 1 1; Punjab Kings 89/4 after 14 overs 
Jitesh Sharma (15), Sam Curran (32); Trent Boult 3-0-27-1
 
Trent Boult into the attack and on the first ball itself he has been hit for a four by Curran. Eight runs come from the over. 
 
10:42 PM

IPL 2024 LIVE SCORE Updates: Curran-Jitesh partnership blossoming

 
Over Summary: 0 4 0 0 0 1; Punjab Kings 81/4 after 13 overs 
Jitesh Sharma (13), Sam Curran (26); Ravichandran Ashwin 3-0-17-0
 
Rocks on the back foot and punches it for a four does Curran. He is looking confident and Rajasthan is under pressure. Just five runs from the over as the partnership between Curran and Jitesh grows. 
 
10:39 PM

IPL 2024 LIVE SCORE Updates: 10 runs from the Chahal over

 
Over Summary: 1 1 1 4 2 1; Punjab Kings 76/4 after 12 overs 
Jitesh Sharma (13), Sam Curran (21); Yuzvendra Chahal 3-0-22-1
 
Chahal continues from the other end and gets hit for a four, a much needed boundary for the Kings. 10 runs come from the over. 
 
10:34 PM

IPL 2024 LIVE SCORE Updates: Avesh back in attack

 
Over Summary: 0 0 0 0 2 1; Punjab Kings 66/4 after 11 overs 
Jitesh Sharma (11), Sam Curran (13); Avesh Khan 2-0-5-2
 
Avesh Khan is brought back into the attack in search of a wicket, but he is unable to provide that. However, just three runs come from the over. 
 
10:30 PM

IPL 2024 LIVE SCORE Updates: Curran hits a four

 
Over Summary: 4 1 1 0 1 1; Punjab Kings 63/4 after 10 overs 
Jitesh Sharma (8), Sam Curran (13); Yuzvendra Chahal 2-0-12-1
 
Back after the time-out. We have a four from Curran and eight runs from the over to keep Punjab going. 
 
10:23 PM

IPL 2024 LIVE SCORE Updates: Jitesh hits a six, brings Punjab's 50

 
Over Summary: 0 0 1 0 6 0; Punjab Kings 55/4 after 9 overs 
Jitesh Sharma (6), Sam Curran (7); Ravichandran Ashwin 2-0-12-0
 
Jitesh Sharma is the new man in and Ashwin is bowling very tight to keep the pressure on Punjab Kings. Just one of the first four balls here.  
 
Six!! And finally, the big shot to Jitesh's rescue as he launched one for a 73-meter six over deep mid-0wicket. Dot to end the over and that would be the Time-Out here. 
 

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First Published: May 15 2024 | 5:05 PM IST

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