After opting to bat, Rajasthan was bowled out for 118 in 17.5 overs and in response Gujarat overhauled the target in 13.5 overs to finish on 119 for one.
Earlier, Yashasvi Jaiswal and skipper Sanju Samson put on 36 runs for the second wicket to revive the innings. Then the innings slipped as they lost wickets in a heap. They went from 47 for one to 69 for five and then 77 for six. Samson was the top-scorer with 30 off 20 balls with three boundaries and a six. Towards the end Trent Boult used the long handle to good effect. But it was not enough as Rajasthan was bowled out for 118 in 17.5 overs. For Gujarat the best bowlers were Rashid Khan (3-14) and Noor Ahmad (2-25).
In their response, Gujarat started off well. Wriddhiman Saha and Shubman Gill put on 71 for the first wicket. Gill fell first for 36 off 35 balls with six boundaries. Saha then teamed up with skipper Hardik Pandya to add 48 runs for the second wicket in an unbroken stand. Saha remained unbeaten on 41 off 34 balls with five boundaries. Pandya made a quickfire unbeaten 39 off 15 balls with three boundaries and three sixes. Gujarat overhauled the target in 13.5 overs to finish on 119 for one.
Rajasthan Royals: 118 (17.5)
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Jos Buttler-1.4 ov), 2-47 (Yashasvi Jaiswal-5.1 ov), 3-60 (Sanju Samson-6.5 ov), 4-63 (Ravichandran Ashwin-7.6 ov), 5-69 (Riyan Parag-9.2 ov), 6-77 (Devdutt Padikkal-11.3 ov), 7-87 (Dhruv Jurel-13.1 ov), 8-96 (Shimron Hetmyer-14.1 ov), 9-112 (Trent Boult-16.3 ov), 10-118 (Adam Zampa-17.5 ov)
Gujarat Titans: 119-1 (13.5)
Fall of wickets: 1-71 (Shubman Gill-9.4 ov)
Rajasthan Royals: Jos Buttler, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Sanju Samson (captain & wicket-keeper), Devdutt Padikkal, Dhruv Jurel, Shimron Hetmyer, Ravichandran Ashwin, Trent Boult, Adam Zampa, Sandeep Sharma, Yuzvendra Chahal; Subs: Joe Root, Riyan Parag, KM Asif, Kuldip Yadav, Murugan Ashwin
Impact player: Riyan Parag for Yashasvi Jaiswal (1st innings, 7.6 ov)
Gujarat Titans: Wriddhiman Saha (wicket-keeper), Hardik Pandya (captain), Vijay Shankar, Abhinav Manohar, David Miller, Rahul Tewatia, Rashid Khan, Mohit Sharma, Noor Ahmad, Mohammed Shami, Joshua Little; Subs: Shubman Gill, Sai Sudharsan, KS Bharat, Shivam Mavi, R Sai Kishore
Impact player: Shubman Gill for Mohit Sharma (1st innings, 17.5 ov)
Toss: Rajasthan Royals, elected to bat
Venue: Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur
Start time: 1400 hrs GMT
Match officials: Saiyed Khalid, Virender Sharma (On-field Umpires); Nitin Menon (TV Umpire); VM Dhokre (Reserve Umpire); Javagal Srinath (Match-referee)