Within the 34th match of the IPL 2020, Delhi Capitals (DC) claimed a five-wicket victory towards Chennai Tremendous Kings (CSK) at Sharjah Cricket Stadium (Sharjah).
CSK captain MS Dhoni selected to bat first after successful the toss they usually managed to attain 179/Four on the finish of the primary 20 overs. Due to opener Shikhar Dhawan’s unbeaten century knock, Delhi Capitals chased down that focus on in 19.5 overs after dropping 5 wickets.
IPL 2020, Match 34: Delhi Capitals vs Chennai Tremendous Kings (DC vs CSK) – Highlights
Delhi Capitals (DC) innings
Chasing down that focus on, Delhi Capitals had a poor begin as they misplaced their opener Prithvi Shaw (0) and Ajinkya Rahane (8) very cheaply. However then, one other opener Shikhar Dhawan and captain Shreyas Iyer managed the state of affairs with a powerful partnership.
They constructed up the 68 runs partnership for the third wicket. Dhawan reached his fifty run mark in 29 balls. Iyer was dismissed within the 12th over by Dwayne Bravo after scoring a run-a-ball 23 runs. Then Dhawan and Marcus Stoinis arrange the 43 runs partnership for the fourth wicket. Whereas Stoinis misplaced his wicket after scoring 24 runs off 14 balls (solely 4 and a couple of sixes), Dhawan continued his spectacular batting.
On the ultimate ball of the 19th over, Dhawan turned the third centurion on this season after reaching the three-digit rating in 57 balls. Nevertheless, Delhi Capitals nonetheless needed to rating 17 runs within the ultimate over to win that recreation.
Ravindra Jadeja bowled the ultimate over of that innings, the place Axar Patel smashed three sixes to safe an incredible victory for Delhi franchise. Whereas Dhawan scored 101 not out off 58 balls (14 fours and solely six), Axar remained not out on 21 runs off 5 balls (three sixes).
Chennai Tremendous Kings (CSK) innings
Whereas Sam Curran and Faf du Plessis began the CSK innings, Curran was dismissed by Tushar Deshpande on the third ball of the match with out opening his account. Nevertheless, one other opener Du Plessis and Shane Watson managed that early state of affairs as CSK managed 39/1 on the finish of the powerplay.
They arrange the 87 runs partnership for the second wicket. Within the 12th over, Du Plessis accomplished his fifty in 28 balls. However on the very subsequent ball, Watson was bowled by Anrich Nortje after scoring 36 runs off 28 balls (6 fours).
Kagiso Rabada turned the quickest to finish 50 IPL wickets after dismissing Faf du Plessis within the 15th over, who scored 58 runs off 47 balls (6 fours and a couple of sixes). Skipper MS Dhoni as soon as once more did not shine with the bat as Nortje dismissed him for simply three runs.
However then Ambati Rayudu and Ravindra Jadeja dealt with the state of affairs and arrange a difficult goal for Delhi Capitals. They put the 50 runs partnership in simply 21 balls for the unbroken fifth wicket. Whereas Rayudu scored 45 not out off 25 balls (solely fours and Four sixes), Jadeja remained unbeaten on 33 runs off simply 13 balls (Four sixes).
Among the many Delhi Capitals bowlers, solely Anrich Nortje bagged a couple of wicket as he had the bowling figures of 4-0-44-2.
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