The Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 is about to conclude with a blockbuster top-flight clash between Rajasthan Royals (RR) and Gujarat Titans (GT). Hardik Pandya-led GT will face Sanju Samson’s RR in the IPL 2022 Finals at Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad on Sunday, May 29. Both teams have been incredibly consistent throughout the tournament so far. While the Gujarat Titans were the first to qualify for the playoffs and finished top of the points table with 20 points in 14 games, the Rajasthan Royals finished second with 18 points in as many games. The Royals lost to GT in the 1st Qualifier before beating RCB to reach the final while GT had a dream run in their debut campaign this season. Both teams will be looking to give their all in what promises to be a cracker of a final.
IPL Final 2022, GT vs RR live score and updates:
7:40 a.m. IST: Here are the playing XIs for both teams
Gujarat Titans: Wriddhiman Saha(w), Shubman Gill, Matthew Wade, Hardik Pandya(c), David Miller, Rahul Tewatia, Rashid Khan, Ravisrinivasan Sai Kishore, Lockie Ferguson, Yash Dayal, Mohammed Shami
Rajasthani Royals: Yashasvi Jaiswal, Jos Buttler, Sanju Samson(w/c), Devdutt Padikkal, Shimron Hetmyer, Riyan Parag, Ravichandran Ashwin, Trent Boult, Prasidh Krishna, Obed McCoy, Yuzvendra Chahal
7:30 am IST: Launch Update! Rajasthan Royals captain Sanju Samson won the coin toss and opted to bat first in the final. RR won their last game against RCB here chasing.
7:20 p.m. IST: Rajasthan Royals and Gujarat Titans have both been brilliant so far this season and are two of the most consistent teams in IPL 2022. While Titans were the first to qualify for the playoffs, RR finished second behind them in the points table.
AR Rahman wows fans at IPL 2022 Closing Ceremony
7:15 p.m. IST: The closing ceremony of IPL 202 has just ended with Bollywood superstar Ranveer Singh and Indian music legend AR Rahman delivering a sensational performance on stage. While Ranveer was at his usual best – energetic and electric, Rahman and his fellow singers wowed fans with their singing masterclass at Narendra Modi Stadium.