Karun Nair, Sanju Samson keep Rajasthan Royals in good position against Kolkata Knight Riders in IPL 2014
Ajinkya Rahane was dismissed after Rajasthan scored 50 in the powerplay.
Sanju Samson © IANS (File Photo)
May 5, 2014
Rajasthan Royals lost the wicket of Ajinkya Rahane after a good start in their Indian Premier League (IPL) 2014 encounter against the Kolkata Knight Riders at the Sardar Patel Motera Stadium, Ahmedabad. Rahane and Karun Nair put up 50 in the powerplay, but as soon as that was done, Rahane was run-out while trying a quick single. Currently, Nair is batting with Sanju Samson. Click here to follow live blog of the IPL 2014 match between Rajasthan Royals and Kolkata Knight Riders.
Sanju Samson walked in and had played a good shot for four by opening the face of the bat and guided it to third man. Then in the ninth over, Samson hit one over point for a four off Andre Russell. In nine overs, Rajasthan are 71 for one. Click here to follow the live scorecard and ball by ball commentary of the IPL 2014 match between Rajasthan Royals and Kolkata Knight Riders.
Earlier, Kolkata had won the toss and chose to field. They made a big change to their line-up as ten Doeschate replaced Jacques Kallis and Piyush Chawla replaced Piyush Chawla. Rajasthan replaced Dhawal Kulkarni with Rahul Tewatia, and Tim Southee walked in place of Kane Richardson.
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