Shane Watson (above) was dismissed for 45 by left-arm spinner, Akshar patel after being bowled by him © IANS
Shane Watson (above) was dismissed for 45 by left-arm spinner, Akshar patel after being bowled by him © IANS

Rajasthan Royals (RR) opener and skipper, Shane Watson was dismissed for 45 by left-arm spinner, Akshar patel after being bowled by him, against Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) in match 18 of the 2015 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Sardar Patel Stadium in Motera, Ahmedabad on Tuesday. Currently, RR are 98 for the loss of a wicket in 12 overs with opener Ajinkya Rahane on 46 and Deepak Hooda on one. Live updates: Rajasthan Royals vs Kings XI Punjab IPL 2015 Match 18

Kings XI Punjab won the toss and elected to field first. With George Bailey injured, Virender Sehwag was named captain of the side. Rahul Tewatia was the replacement for Ankit Sharma. KXIP made as many as three changes, Shaun Marsh, David Miller, Shivam Sharma came in for George Bailey, Thisara Perara and Gurkeerat Singh Maan. Live Scorecard: Rajasthan Royals (RR) vs Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) IPL 2015 Match 18