Rajasthan Royals(RR) recorded the highest total of 217 in Vivo IPL 2018 against Royal Challengers Bangalore(RCB). Ajinkya Rahane started things well for RR scoring 36 off 20, D’Arcy Short failed to deliver again and Stokes was bowled after getting to a good start. It was all Sanju Samson’s game after that he smashed 10 sixes in his innings of 92* off 45. RCB managed to pick up four wickets as Yuzvendra Chahal became the highest wicket-taker(73) for RCB going past the tally of Vinay Kumar’s 72  wickets.

RCB gave a tough fight chasing the mammoth total. Virat Kohli broke numerous records  in his innings of 57 off 30. It was Shreyas Gopal for RR who dismissed Kohli and dangerous looking AB de Villiers  in successive overs. Mandeep Singh(47*) and Washington Sundar(35) tried their best in the end overs but failed as RR won by 19 runs.

Ajinkya Rahane, RR, RCB, IPL 2018
Ajinkya Rahane gives a good start to RR scoring 36 off 20 and also completed his 500 runs against RCB © AFP
Yuzvendra Chahal, Vinay Kumar, RCB, IPL 2018
Yuzvendra Chahal became the highest wicket-taker for RCB going past Vinay Kumars tally of 72 wickets © AFP
Sanju Samson, RR, RCB, IPL 2018, Orange cap
Sanju Samson played a stunning knock of 92* guiding RR to the highest total in IPL 2018 © AFP
Virat Kohli, RCB, Suresh Raina, IPL 2018
irat Kohli recorded his fastest T20 fifty and even joined Suresh Raina in 4500-run club in IPL © AFP
Ben Stokes, Brandon McCullum, IPL 2018
Ben Stokes celebrate the wicket of Brendon McCullum after taking a stunning catch © AFP
hreyas Gopal picks up the important wickets of Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers in successive overs © AFP
Shreyas Gopal picks up the important wickets of Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers in successive overs © AFP
Shreyas Gopal, Ben Stokes, Ajinkya Rahane, RR, IPL 2018
Rajasthan Royals won by match by 19 runs © AFP