Rajasthan Royals star opener Jose Butler was in form of form on Sunday. In the match against Sunrisers Hyderabad at Delhi’s Arun Jaitley Stadium, he scored a brilliant century to take his team to a strong score of 220 for 3 wickets.
The right-handed wicket-keeper batsman made a big innings of 124 runs with the help of 11 fours and 8 skyscracked sixes off just 64 balls. His strike rate was 193.75.
Rajasthan did not have a good start and Yashasvi Jaiswal returned to the pavilion after scoring just
Butler completed his century in the 18th over with a single off Bhuvneshwar Kumar. He is the fourth England player to score a century in the IPL. Before him, Kevin Pietersen, Ben Stokes and Johnny Bairstow have done so.
He scored 6, 4, 0, 4, 6 runs in the same over of Mohammad Nabi. This former Afghanistan captain also had no way to stop Butler.