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6,6,6,6,6,6…Sanju Samson's storm in Jaipur, Rajasthan gave target of 194 to Lucknow theinsiderinsight


LSG vs RR: The match between Lucknow Super Giants and Rajasthan Royals was played on 24 March at Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur. Rajasthan Royals captain Sanju Samson won the toss and decided to bat first. Although Jos Buttler looked to be in good form, he lost his wicket early, but Riyan Parag won the hearts of the audience by playing excellent and explosive innings, especially in the middle order.

Till the 15th over, Rajasthan was playing at a run rate of around 9.5, where it seemed as if the team could achieve a score of 210-215 runs. But after that, the Lucknow bowlers maintained a good rhythm and restricted Rajasthan to a score of 193. Naveen-ul-Haq bowled well for Lucknow, taking 2 important wickets, while Krunal Pandya may not have taken any wicket in 4 overs but he impressed with his very tight bowling.

Lucknow Super Giants got the target of 194 runs

Yashasvi Jaiswal and Jos Buttler started the innings for Rajasthan Royals. Butler scored 22 runs in 9 balls, but was out in the second over itself on the ball of Naveen-ul-Haq. Jaiswal also hit 3 fours and 1 six in his short innings. He scored 24 runs in 12 balls at a strike rate of 200, but could not play a big innings. The team's score was 2 wickets for 49 runs, but then there was an excellent partnership of 93 runs between captain Sanju Samson and Ryan Parag. Riyan Parag scored 43 runs in a 29-ball innings studded with 1 four and 3 sixes.

Shimron Hetmyer's bat could not fire today, but Dhruv Jurel, who recently made his Test debut for India, provided good support to Captain Samson. Samson scored 82 runs in his innings playing 52 balls and during this innings he hit 3 fours and 6 sixes. Whereas Jurel scored 20 runs in 12 balls. Rajasthan was successful in scoring 193 runs, so Lucknow Super Giants will now have to score 194 runs to win.

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