RCB win hearts with touching Shane Warne tweet after RR reach IPL 2022 final | Cricket

Jos Buttler’s sensational and record-breaking century helped Rajasthan Royals beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by seven wickets in a Qualifier 2 tie at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad on Friday night to reach the 2022 Indian Premier League (IPL) final. After a heartbreaking defeat for RCB against the Gujarat Titans, the franchise posted a touching tweet on Shane Warne, which has won many hearts on social media. (Follow the full scope of IPL 2022)

In a big playoff tie, RR captain Sanju Samson finally managed to win the toss, inviting RCB to bat first after losing 13 times this season. Rajat Patidar’s 58 from 42 balls helped the team to 157 for 8 in 20 overs. After a promising start, the Royals lost opener Jaiswal, but Butler alone helped the Royals chase down the Royals by scoring 106 * off 60 balls with 11 balls remaining.

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This is the first time since the Rajasthan Royals have finished in the top-2 of the league stage of the IPL season after 2008 and the first time since the inaugural season that the franchise has reached the finals. The famous team of 2008 was led by Warne, who died earlier this year.

After the match, RCB took to Twitter to write, “Great late Shane Warne is laughing at you. Well done tonight, good luck to @RajasthanRayals and final, ”and the franchise responded.

Rajasthan fans have carried Warne’s posters through every match of the season and with the team reaching the final, it looks like a fitting tribute to ‘First Royal’.

“Shane Warne is an influential man of the Rajasthan Royals and we miss him very much as he led the team to success in the first season, but we know he is very proud of us today,” Butler later said. Match.


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