Kings XI Punjab registered a comfortable 12-run win over Rajasthan Royals in an IPL 2019 encounter at Mohali on Tuesday, further reducing the Rajasthan's chances of making the play-offs.
Chasing 183 to win, Rajasthan could only muster 170-7 in reply as Punjab's spinners successfully stifled the batsmen in the middle overs before wickets fell in a heap towards the end of the innings.
SCORES IN BRIEF
Kings XI Punjab: 182 for 6 in 20 overs (Rahul 52, Gayle 30, Agarwal 26, Miller 40; Archer 3-15)
Rajasthan Royals: 170 for 7 in 20 overs (Tripathi 50, Buttler 23, Samson 27, Rahane 26; Arshdeep 2-43, Ashwin 2-24, Shami 2-46)
Result: Punjab won by 12 runs.