Being the champion in inaugural season of IPL 2008, RR has been a strong competitor. However, they always lacked the X-factor to be in the final 4. The one thing Rajasthan Royals is always known for is its coaching , which has produced players for national team like Ajinkya Rahane, Ravinder Jadeja, and Sanju Samson.
Rajasthan Royals didn’t have good journey , as the team banned for participating the IPL for 2 years 2016 and 2017. After their comeback, in 2018, the team had to lose their captain Steve Smith because of his own ban in the year 2018 due to ball tempering allegations . Well, Ajankya Rahane proved to be good leader and managed his team to enter the playoffs of IPL 2018.
IPL 2018 Points Table
|2||Chennai Super Kings||14||9||5||0||18||+0.253|
|3||Kolkata Knight Riders||14||8||6||0||16||-0.070|
|6||Royal Challengers Bangalore||14||6||8||0||12||+0.129|
|7||Kings XI Punjab||14||6||8||0||12||-0.502|
IPL 2019 Points Table
|1||Chennai Super Kings||0||0||0||0||0||0||0.000|
|1||Kings XI Punjab||0||0||0||0||0||0||0.000|
|1||Kolkata Knight Riders||0||0||0||0||0||0||0.000|
|1||Royal Challengers Bangalore||0||0||0||0||0||0||0.000|