Rahul Shukla destroyed the middle order batting of Otago whereas Brad Hodge toyed with the rival bowling as Rajasthan Royals clinched the important game.
An eventful fifty by the middle order batsman of Otago, James Neesham, tied the game with Lions besides a sizzling unbeaten hundred from Quinton de Kock.
The star opener of Otago, Neil Broom, along with Ryan ten Doeschate punctured the bowling of Perth Scorchers who suffered a big defeat in CL T20, at Jaipur.
The captain of Otago Volts, Brendon Mccullum, led his side from the front with an attacking unbeaten fifty as his team beat Sunrisers Hyderabad comfortably.
Otago Volts continued with their brilliant team work in the second qualifying game as they defeated their strong opponents, Kandurata Maroons by a big margin.
The skipper of Otago, Brendon McCullum, castigated the ordinary looking bowling attack of Faisalabad Wolves who surrendered in the 1st qualifying game.