Right-hander Rahane hit six fours and a six to provide the early fireworks for the visitors as they raced to 49 off 5.4 overs till the dismissal of the Indian worldwide.
Woakes however had the last laugh by getting Rahane, whose miscued hit landed straight into the hands of Yadav after he had struck six boundaries and a six. They added fifth defeat to the tally with a new team - Rajasthan Royals (RR). While Mandeep Singh and Washington Sundar showed some fight down the order, it was a matter of time before the hosts crumbled under the mounting pressure of the run rate.
Virat realising that Samson was in fantastic touch shuffled his bowlers, but Samson continued to dominate.
While he was on the losing team, Yuzvendra Chahal had reason to be pleased with his performance on an individual level.
Samson went berserk in the final three overs.
The owner of the orange cap smashed 10 sixes and a couple of boundaries in his unbeaten effort which helped Rajasthan Royals Challengers take command. Rajasthan Royals thankfully got AB de Villiers cheaply as well to put the final nail in the coffin.
Kohli and De Kock meted out some heavy punishment to the likes of spinner K. Gowtham and medium pacer Dhawal Kulkarni.
92* - Samson's score, the highest so far in IPL 2018. But Shreyas Gopal applied the brakes and scalped second crucial wicket of de Villiers for 20, third wicket to fall off short ball. Both openers, though, fell on either side of the Powerplay. Samson and Ben Stokes (27) put on 49 runs partnership for fourth wicket in 33 balls.
Tye (7) and Mujeeb Ur Rahman (0) got out cheaply and Punjab only managed 155 runs in 19.2 overs.
MS Dhoni has had a blistering start to the IPL 2018 campaign with two successive wins against Mumbai Indians and the Kolkata Knight Riders and will be looking forward to leaving behind the injury concerns and the recent loss of home ground to continue the winning run in the tournament. Scoring 16 runs off the first over, he imposed his will onto the bowlers.
Bangalore was restricted to 198-6 in reply, left behind in its run-chase once captain Virat Kohli (57 off 30) and AB de Villiers (20 off 18) holed out in the deep off legspinner Shreyas Gopal (2-22). Find us on Facebook too!
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Turkish Defense Minister Nurettin Canikli said that both Russian Federation and the USA are on the wrong side in Syria. Turkey has backed Anti-Assad forces, as Russian Federation and Iran heavily support the Syrian president.
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Forman was surrounded by his family when he died on Friday after a short illness, his wife was quoted as saying by Czech media. Both his parents were killed in Nazi concentration camps during World War II, according to Forman's official biography .
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