Sam Curran rescues Punjab Kings to thrash Rajasthan Royals by 5 runs as Shimron Hetmyer’s efforts go in vain. Catch live RR vs. PBKS live scores and RR vs PBKS highlights 2023 match 8.
RR vs PBKS highlights 2023 match 8: Punjab Kings triumphed over Rajasthan Royals by 5 runs in a last-over nail-biter where Sam Curran saved 16 runs in the final over to help Punjab Kings register thier second victory in Indian Premier League 2023.
Sent in to bat, Punjab Kings set a massive total of 197/4 runs with Shikhar Dhawan (86* off 56), Prabhsimran Singh (60 off 34) and Jitesh Sharma (27 off 16). Jason Holder scalped two wickets whereas Ravichandran Ashwin and Yuzvendra Chahal could only get one wicket each.
In response, Rajasthan Royals tottered in the beginning of the chase and could only produce 192/7 with Sanju Samson (42 off 25), Shimron Hetmyer (35 off 18), Dhruv Jurel (). Nathan Ellis took four wickets and Arshdeep Singh picked two wickets.
RR vs PBKS Highlights 2023 Match 8 :-PRABHSIMRAN SINGH DOMINATES POWERPLAY.
Rajasthan Royals’ skipper, Sanju Samson, keeping the dew factor in mind, at Barsapara Stadium invited Punjab Kings to put some runs on board.
Punjab Kings going accordingly welcomed the decision with thier opener, Prabhsimran Singh taking charge of Rajasthan Royals’ bowlers. Prabhsimran Singh turning violent just in the third delivery he faced smashed Trent Boult over covers for fours. Prabhsimran Singh then punished KM Asif, who was bowling his second over, for 18 runs.
Prabhsimran Singh continuing the rampage picked Ravichandran Ashwin as his another victim and fetched 10 runs in his over. However, Prabhsimran Singh was provided with an extra life when he got dropped on the score of 44 runs in RR vs PBKS highlights 2023 match 8.
With being luck on his side, Prabhsimran Singh soon cracked his maiden IPL fifty in just 28 deliveries. However, Prabhsimran Singh could add another 10 runs in his terrifying knock before making his way back to the dugout. Prabhsimran Singh blasted 60 runs off 34 deliveries, tonking seven fours and three sixes. For Rajasthan Royals, It was Jason Holder, who came up with the breakthrough.
PHENOMENAL SHIKHAR DHAWAN ANCHORS PUNJAB KINGS.
Before turning into menace for Rajasthan Royals Shikhar Dhawan was a bit struggling and crawling with a-run-a-ball knock. Shikhar Dhawan soon changing gears took Yuzvendra Chahal on remand when he smacked Chahal for 16 runs.
Shikhar Dhawan remained unbeaten and smashed 86 runs off 56 deliveries, including nine fours and three maximums. Early, Jitesh Sharma’s cameo of 27 runs helped Punjab Kings put a total of 197/4 runs on board in RR vs. PBKS highlights 2023 match 8.
ARSHDEEP SINGH AND NATHAN ELLIS DISTURB RAJASTHAN ROYALS’ RUN CHASE.
chasing a massive total, Rajasthan Royals had to deal with early blows when Arshdeep Singh in his first over dismissed in-form Yashasvi Jaiswal (11) for a cheap score.
Arshdeep Singh returning to attack sent promoted Ravichandran Ashwin back into the pavilion for a golden duck. Rajasthan Royals were deprived of the start they wanted and left in chaos with 26/2.
On the other hand, Nathan Ellis soon inflicting more pain on Rajasthan Royals picked the most crucial man, Jos Buttler, as his first scalp. Jos Buttler had fetched 19 runs before being unlucky with an inside edge.
Nathan Ellis returned and turned the situation even worse for Rajasthan Royals when he got rid of set Sanju Samson (42). Nathan Ellis adding another two scalps dismissed Devdutt Padikkal (21) and Riyan Parag (20) to finish his spell with figures (4/30) in RR vs. PBKS Highlights 2023 match 8.