KKR managed to dangle a stranglehold over DC batters loyal thru the match and restricted the Rishabh Pant-led facet for a below-par total.
KKR spinner Varun Chakravarthy (Source: Twitter)
Varun Chakravarthy returned with figures of two-26 as Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) restricted Delhi Capitals to 135/5 in Qualifier 2 of their Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 near upon right here at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Wednesday.
Sent into bat first, Delhi Capitals got off to a valid start up as openers Prithvi Shaw and Shikhar Dhawan set apart on 32 runs for the considerable wicket, nonetheless this stand modified into as soon as in the end damaged within the Fifth over by Varun Chakravarthy as he outclassed Shaw (18). After the discontinuance of the considerable six overs, Delhi Capitals’ ranking learn 38/1.
Marcus Stoinis got right here out to bat at number three and alongside with Dhawan, the duo set apart on 39 runs for the second wicket. However, as soon as Delhi started to abolish an higher hand, KKR got the breakthrough of Stoinis (18) as Shivam Mavi brushed apart the lawful-handed batter. Rapidly after, the region batter Dhawan (36) modified into as soon as sent reduction to the pavilion by Chakravarthy, and Delhi modified into as soon as reduced to 83/3 within the 15th over.
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KKR managed to dangle a stranglehold over DC batters and this further resulted within the dismissal of skipper Rishabh Pant (6) and the duty of reaching a competitive ranking rested on the shoulders of Shreyas Iyer and Shimron Hetmyer.
Within the final three overs, Delhi Capitals managed to ranking 36 extra runs and consequently, the facet posted a ranking of greater than the 130-poke label.
Quick Rankings: Delhi Capitals 135/5 (Shikhar Dhawan 36, Shreyas Iyer 30*; Varun Chakravarthy 2-26) vs KKR.