Delhi Capitals (DC) fixed their second progressive win in the Dream11 Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 as they beat Chennai Super Kings (CSK) by 44 runs at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Friday.
In the seventh round of the period, CSK, who rolled out one improvement to their playing XI, acquiring Josh Hazlewood instead of Lungi Ngidi, won the throw and chose for field.
Prithvi Shaw set the ball moving for DC, hitting two fours in the first over bowled by Deepak Chahar. While there were several peaceful overs, Shaw added two additional fours to his record as he took on Sam Curran.
Piyush Chawla was brought into the assault in the seventh over and Shaw invited him with two fours. In the following over, Shikhar Dhawan hit Ravindra Jadeja for a six and a four as DC moved past 60.
Shaw by and by followed Chawla in the ninth over and afterward hit a six off Jadeja in the 10th over to finish his fifty.
CSK required an advancement and Chawla gave them one, excusing Dhawan in the eleventh over. The leg-spinner struck once again as Shaw was befuddled.
Shreyas Iyer and Rishabh Pant united in the center after Shaw’s excusal in the thirteenth over and included 58 runs together.
The association was broken in the nineteenth over when Dhoni took a dazzling catch, plunging on his right side off Curran’s bowling. Hazlewood’s last over went for 14 runs as DC posted 175/3 on the board.
Safeguarding 175, DC didn’t part with any simple runs in the initial three overs before Shane Watson hit Avesh Khan for a four and a six in the fourth finished. However, Axar Patel excused Watson in the following over before Anrich Nortje got Murali Vijay out on the last bundle of the powerplay. DC yielded only 13 runs in the following four overs and lost the wicket of Ruturaj Gaikwad.
Faf du Plessis and Kedar Jadhav set up a 54-run represent the following wicket and kept the CSK trusts alive before Nortje got Jadhav out LBW in the sixteenth over.
While du Plessis delighted in several respites, he was inevitably excused for 43 by Kagiso Rabada in the eighteenth over.
With 55 required in the last two overs, CSK required a wonder to dominate the game. However, DC yielded just 10 runs in the last two overs and fixed 44-run win to seal their second success in succession.
Brief Scores: Delhi Capitals 175/3 (Prithvi Shaw 64, Rishabh Pant 37*; Piyush Chawla 2/33) beat Chennai Super Kings 131/7(Faf du Plessis 43, Kedar Jadhav 26; Kagiso Rabada 3/26) by 44 runs