Dhruv Jurel and Shimron Hetmyer helped Rajasthan Royals get close in the chase for 198 against Punjab Kings with late hits. Shimron Hetmyer played a crucial cameo for the Rajasthan Royals. He encouraged Dhruv Jurel, and both smashed 18 runs off the 19th over by Arshdeep Singh. Dhruv Jurel was an impactful player for RR. The 22-year-old Jurel hit three fours and two sixes in 15 balls. He was not out for 32 off 15 balls. On the other hand, Shimron Hetmyer scored 36 off 18 balls. Punjab Kings did not use their impact players in today’s game against the Rajasthan Royals. Ultimately, the Shikhar Dhawan-led Punjab Kings maintained their winning streak at IPL 2023 by defeating Rajasthan Royals by five runs.
Shimron Hetmyer and Dhruv Jurel came together when 74 runs were required from 30 balls.
They smashed their way in the match with a 62(27) partnership, to eventually fall short by 5 runs.
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Punjab Kings won their first 2 games after 6 long years.
Good start to Shikhar Dhawan Era. pic.twitter.com/gGihyWlPD4
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