Rajasthan Royals got off to fantastic start in IPL 2020 by registering a comfortable 16-run win over the mighty Chennai Super Kings in Sharjah on Tuesday.
Faf du Plessis hit a fifty but CSK’s required rate kept on climbing. Rahul Tewatia struck twice in one over to put RR on top.This happened after Chennai Super Kings lost openers Shane Watson and Murali Vijay in quick succession to RR spinners – Rahul Tetwatia and Shreyas Gopal – after getting off to a good start.
Earlier, Sanju Samson and Steve Smith’s fifties took RR to 216 for 7, batting first.
Sanju Samson, the Man of the Match, says that his game plan was if it is in the arc, he will go for the big shots.