Punjab Kings lost to Rajasthan Royals by 2 runs in the 32nd match of the IPL 2021. PBKS captain KL Rahul scored 49 off 33 balls and became the fastest Indian to 3000 runs in IPL. HE also got the Orange Cap on his head after this innings. After the defeat, he said, "Tough one to swallow. We need to see how we can handle pressure better. It's happened to the best in the game.
"Tough one to swallow that you haven't learnt from your previous mistakes. We bowled decent lengths in the first six. Unfortunate those edges got it away from us. But we pulled this back nicely with the ball."
Rajasthan Royals – 185/10 in 20 overs. (Yashasvi - 49(36), Lomror - 43(17), Arshdeep - 5/32), Shami - 3/21)
Punjab Kings - 183/4 in 20 Overs. (Mayank - 67, Rahul - 49, Tyagi - 2/29)