Form teams Rajasthan Royals and Kings XI Punjab will take on each other in match nine of IPL 2020 at the Sharjah Cricket stadium on Sunday. Rajasthan put up an excellent performance against Chennai Super Kings while KXIP recovered well against Royal Challengers Bangalore after narrowly losing out to Delhi.
It was a run fest in Sharjah as more than 400 runs were scored in the match with both the teams crossing 200. Also the record for highest number of sixes in an IPL match was broken, as 33 sixes were hit in the game. Sanju Samson stole the limelight with an explosive 74 as the Rajasthan Royals went on to beat the Chennai Super Kings by 16 runs.
IPL 2020 4th Match RR vs CSK Live scores updating here: Inaugural champions Rajasthan Royals will take on three-time winners Chennai Super Kings in game four of IPL 2020 at Sharjah on Tuesday, September 22. This will be Rajasthan’s first match of the season while Chennai will go in with greater confidence having defeated last year’s winners Mumbai Indians in this season’s tournament opener. As such the Royals would have their task cut out.
The Rajasthan Royals made a big statement after letting go of their captain and star batsman Ajinkya Rahane late last year. Rahane had been associated with them since 2011 and also captained them for one and a half years. Midway through the last season, he was sacked as the skipper and Steve Smith was given the reigns.
Rajasthan Royals youngster hit 47 from 31 balls to help his side recover from a batting collapse to post a three-wicket win against Kolkata Knight Riders. Thanks to Parag's fearless batting, Royals were able to chase down 176 in the last over.