Match No.25 – DC Vs KKR – Game 1
Delhi Capitals Won the toss and Chose to Field
KKR played defensively from the beginning of the innings. They lost Rana 15(12) in the fourth over. Triplathi and Gill played normally and Tripathi 19(17) out in the 10th over. In next three overs KKR lost another three wickets. Eoin Morgan and Sunil Narine comeback to pavilion without scoring any runs. Shubman Gill 43(38) also gives his wicket. In the 17th over Dinesh Karthick 14(10) gives his wicket to Axar Patel when the score was 109. Andre Russel 45*(27) and Cummins 11*(13) try to increase the score in the final overs. In last two overs KKR scored 31 Runs.
KKR Scored 154/6 in 20.0 Overs.
Lalit Yadav 2/13 - 3.0 Overs bowled well for DC.
DC started the innings aggressively. Prithvi Shaw Smashes first over with all Fours. In the first two overs DC scored 35 Runs. In one end Shikhar Dhawan played defensively and in other end Prithvi Shaw played aggressively. KKR failed to take the wicket and control the runs. DC lost their first wicket in 14th over when the score was 132. Shikhar Dhawan 46(47) gives his wicket to Cummins. Cummins also took Prithvi Shaw 82(41) and Rishab Pant 16(8) Wickets in 16th Over. But before the third wicket DC comes to the comfort zone, DC got 150 for 3 wickets in 15.5 overs. Marcus Stoinis 6*(3) can easily take the team to the victory.
DC Scored 156/3 in 16.3 Overs.
Cummins 3/24 – 4.0 overs bowled well for KKR
DC Won by 7 Wickets
Player of the Match – Prithvi Shaw