Indian Premier League 9 has already started on 9th April 2016 and the final match will be played on 29th May 2016. The 53rd match of IPL 9 will be played between Rising Pune Supergiants vs Kings XI Punjab on 21st May 2016 at Pune. RPS has made its debut from this season while KXIP has played in all the eight seasons held till now. Check Live score and result of the match RPS vs KXIP in this post.
Rising Pune Supergiants along with Gujarat Lions are included in IPL 2016 are serving replacements for the suspended teams. Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals are banned from Indian Premier League for two years due to their alleged role in illegal match fixing and betting scandal. RPS will be led by the former CSK captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni.
Kings XI Punjab has been named as one of the weakest team of IPL . Their best performance was in 2014 when the team played final against Kolkata Knight Riders but lost by 3 wickets and ended as runner-up. David Miller has been named as the new captain of the team while inclusion of Virender Sehwag as mentor will definitely benefit the team. The squad of both the teams for Pune vs Punjab team is given below.
Rising Pune Supergiants:
MS Dhoni (Captain), Ankit Sharma, Baba Aparajith, Ravichandran Ashwin, Murugan Ashwin, Ankush Bains, Rajat Bhatia, Scott Boland, Deepak Chahar, Ashok Dinda, Francoisdu Plessis, Peter Handscomb, Jaskaran Singh, Mitchell Marsh, Albie Morkel, Ishwar Pandey, Irfan Pathan, ThisaraPerera, Kevin Pietersen, Ajinkya Rahane, Ishant Sharma, RP Singh, Steve Smith, Saurabh Tiwary, Adam Zampa
Kings XI Punjab Squad:
David Miller (Captain), Kyle Abbott, Anureet Singh, Armaan Jaffer, Farhaan Behardien, KC Cariappa, Rishi Dhawan, Gurkeerat Mann Singh, Mitchell Johnson, Mitchell Johnson, Shaun Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Nikhil Naik, Axar Patel, Wriddhiman Saha, Pardeep Sahu, Sandeep Sharma, Mohit Sharma, Marcus Stoinis, Swapnil Singh, Shardul Thakur, Murali Vijay
|Match 53rd RPS vs KXIP IPL 2016|
|Date||21st May 2016|
|Time||4:00 pm (Local Time)|
|Toss||KXIP and choose to bat first|
Check live score and result, once the match will start.
KXIP: 172/7 in 20 overs
RPS: 173/6 in 20 overs
Match Result: RPS won the match by 4 wickets ..
Man of The Match: MS Dhoni
Full Scorecard of RPS vs KXIP Match :-
KXIP Innings :-
|Hashim Amla||c George Bailey b Ravichandran Ashwin||30||27||111.11||4||1|
|Murali Vijay||b Ravichandran Ashwin||59||41||143.90||4||3|
|Wriddhiman Saha||c Ravichandran Ashwin b Adam Zampa||3||4||75.00||0||0|
|Gurkeerat Mann Singh||c Deepak Chahar b Ravichandran Ashwin||51||30||170.00||3||3|
|David Miller||lbw Ravichandran Ashwin||7||5||140.00||1||0|
|Farhaan Behardien||c Ajinkya Rahane b Ashok Dinda||5||5||100.00||1||0|
|Axar Patel||c Saurabh Tiwary b Thisara Perera||1||3||33.33||0||0|
|Rishi Dhawan||NOT OUT||11||4||275.00||0||1|
|Kyle Abbott||NOT OUT||1||1||100.00||0||0|
|EXTRAS||(w 3, lb 1)||4|
|TOTAL||(7 wickets; 20 overs)||172|
RPS Innings :-
|Ajinkya Rahane||c Wriddhiman Saha b Sandeep Sharma||19||15||126.66||4||0|
|Usman Khawaja||c David Miller b Gurkeerat Mann Singh||30||29||103.44||1||1|
|George Bailey||st Wriddhiman Saha b Axar Patel||9||11||81.81||2||0|
|Saurabh Tiwary||c Farhaan Behardien b Gurkeerat Mann Singh||17||15||113.33||1||1|
|MS Dhoni||NOT OUT||64||32||200.00||4||5|
|Irfan Pathan||c Wriddhiman Saha b Rishi Dhawan||2||3||66.66||0||0|
|Thisara Perera||c Wriddhiman Saha b Mohit Sharma||23||14||164.28||2||1|
|Ravichandran Ashwin||NOT OUT||1||1||100.00||0||0|
|EXTRAS||(w 7, lb 1)||8|
|TOTAL||(6 wickets; 20 overs)||173|
|Gurkeerat Mann Singh||2||15||2||7.50||4|