RR vs GT Qualifier 1:Gujarat Titans Beat Rajasthan Royals by 7-wickets with 3-balls to spare in the first Qualifier of the Tata IPL 2022. David Miller’s unbeaten stormy innings helped Gujarat Titans reach the final of IPL 15 by defeating Rajasthan Royals by seven wickets in the first qualifier of the IPL. There is still another chance for Rajasthan.
Once Again Rajasthan Captain Sanju Samson lost the toss and Gujarat Titans decided to bowl first. Rajasthan scored 188 for six with a half-century from Jos Buttler (89). In reply, Gujarat won by scoring 191 runs for three wickets in 19.3 overs.
However, despite this defeat, Rajasthan still has one more chance to make it to the finals. The team of Rajasthan will take on the winning team in the Eliminator match between RCB and Lucknow. The team that wins in this match will play for the title against Gujarat in the final.
Hero of the match: Miller hit three consecutive sixes
Gujarat needed 16 runs to win in the 20th over. Miller gave the team victory by hitting three sixes in three consecutive balls. He played an innings of 68 not out in 38 balls. He hit three fours and five sixes. Miller added an unbeaten 106 runs in 10 overs for the fourth wicket with captain Hardik Pandya. Hardik played an innings of 40 runs in 10 balls.
Sanju Samson was disappointed with the defeat
Rajasthan captain Sanju Samson was very disappointed with the defeat against Gujarat. He said after the match that the score we scored was good. The bowlers were getting some help from the wicket. We gave some extra runs, and some overs were very bad for us. Because of this, we had to face defeat.
Eliminator match today
RCB Lucknow has the last chance to remain in the title race. The Eliminator match of the IPL will be played on Wednesday between RCB-Supergiants, who are trying to win the title for the first time. The losing team in this match will be out of the tournament. While the winning team will play with the losing team in the qualifier match. RCB had defeated Lucknow, participating in the tournament for the first time, in a league match. In such a situation, RCB, captained by Faf du Plessis, wants to go ahead in the title race by defeating Lucknow again.
IPL So far: there’s only one team to win the Eliminator match has become the champion
The 15th edition of the Indian Premier League is now at its final stage. The finalists will be decided after two qualifiers and one eliminator. Being the top 2 teams, Gujarat Titans and Rajasthan Royals have got a chance to directly get tickets for the final. But Lucknow Supergiants and Royal Challengers Bangalore will have to win two matches. By the way, if we talk about the Eliminator, then there has been only one team in the history of IPL, which has won the title by winning the final after winning Eliminator and Qualifier 2. Sunrisers Hyderabad led by David Warner did this wonder in the 2016 IPL.