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For the second match in a row, RCB failed to make their batting click, causing another defeat . RCB lost to Rajasthan Royals by 29 runs in the IPL 2022 edition, leaving them in a spot of concern.
After losing the toss in Pune, Rajasthan could not collect the desired score. Losing 8 wickets, the team's total stood at 144 runs. The main credit goes to Ryan Parag's unbeaten 56-run innings against 31 balls with 3 fours and 4 sixes.
Bangalore lost to Virat Kohli from the start. Kohli, who has been out for a golden duck in the last two matches, went down with captain Du Plessis to open. Even if he wasn't out for a duck, he could not take the innings in double digits, he made 9 runs from 10 balls.
After losing the first wicket for 10 runs, Bangalore started losing wickets at regular intervals. No one was able to resist. In the end, Bangalore's innings stopped at 115 runs in 19.3 overs. Du Plessis' 23-run innings off 21 balls was the highest for the team. Besides, Wanindu Hasaranga scored 17 and Shahbaz Ahmed 18 runs. Kuldeep Sen took four wickets, Ravichandran Ashwin three and Prasidh Krishna two for Rajasthan.