In the 54th match of the 13th season of the Indian Premier League 2020, the Kolkata Knight Riders defeated Rajasthan Royals by 60 runs. After losing in this match, Rajasthan Royals’ journey of this season ended and she has been out of this tournament.
Earlier, when chasing the target of 192 runs in 20 overs by the Kolkata team, 9 wickets in 20 overs could score 131 runs at a loss. Today we are going to tell you 5 big reasons for the loss of Rajasthan Royals in this article.
1- The first reason for the loss of Rajasthan Royals was due to their bowlers looting a lot of runs in the powerplay. His bowling department derailed after Kolkata’s first quick chop. Under which Rajasthan Royals bowlers looted 55 runs in the first 6 overs in front of Kolkata during the powerplay. And this led to the victory of Kolkata and the loss of Rajasthan.
2- The second major reason for the loss of Rajasthan Royals was the poor bowling by their bowlers in the death overs. Not only in the powerplay, but the RR bowlers looted a lot of runs against Kolkata in the death overs. Barring Jofra Archer, none of the Rajasthan fast bowlers performed well. But his all-rounder, Rahul Teotia, took three wickets in the bowling of his over.
3- The third major reason for RR losing was batting poorly while chasing a big target. The Rajasthan Royals team started off to chase a big target and started very poorly. Under which RR team could make only 37 in the loss of 5 wickets in just 5 overs. And this is also a big reason for Rajasthan to lose.
4- The fourth reason for the loss of Rajasthan Royals, Ben Stokes, who performed brilliantly in the last two matches, did not bat in this match. Ben Stokes had given Rajasthan a great win in the last two matches. But this time, Kolkata fast bowler Pat Cummins broke the back of Rajasthan by forcibly bowling. The Rajasthan batsmen continued to sing the wickets regularly and this was the reason for their losing the match.
5. The fifth major reason for Rajasthan’s defeat was that no partnership could be formed between them. RR batsman presented a very disappointing batting scene in the most important match. Due to which Rajasthan had to face defeat.