Mumbai – Jos Buttler was rampant for the Rajasthan Royals in the 4 wicket win over the Mumbai Indians at Wankhede Stadium.
Chasing 187, Jos hit 89 (8 fours, 7 sixes) in 43 balls. His 50 coming in 29 balls. In one over Jos struck Alzarri Joseph for 28 runs (4 fours, 2 sixes).
After Jos’ dismissal, with the score on 147, the Royals made heavy weather of reaching their target. The winning run coming with 3 balls to spare.
The match was of significance for Liam Livingstone. Liam made his debut in the IPL, scoring 1 run and bowling 1 over (13-0) for the Royals.