DC vs RCB : After Josh Hazlewood’s Glenn Maxwell’s stormy half-century Dinesh Karthik, RCB beat Delhi by 16 runs. Chasing RCB’s target of 190 runs, Delhi could only manage 173 runs for seven wickets in 20 overs. This year’s IPL This is the fourth win for RCB in With this RCB have moved up to the third position in the table.
RCB bowlers hit the right stage. Defending the target of 190 runs, the RCB bowlers did not allow the Delhi batsmen to make a big partnership. Barring David Warner’s half-century and Pant’s 34, none of the Delhi batsmen have been able to bat to their liking. Warner scored 66 runs in 38 balls. Warner hit five sixes and four fours during the match. Pant hit two sixes and three fours in his innings of 34 runs. Leaving these two, Delhi’s batsmen sapshell failed. Prithvi Shaw 16, Mitchell Marsh 14, Rovman Powell 00, Lalit Yadav 1, Shardul Thakur 17 Did not play to his liking. Josh Hazlewood of RCB bowled a touching delivery. Hazlewood took three wickets for 28 runs in four overs. Mohammad Siraj took two wickets. Apart from this, Hasranga got a wicket.
Karthik’s shot, Maxwell’s century
Electing to bat after losing the toss, RCB had a poor start. Opener Anuj Rawat got out on zero. Shardul Thakur caught Anuj Rawat. After that the former captains of RCB tried to save the innings. But Faf du Plessis was dismissed for just eight runs. After du Plessis, Virat Kohli also made a comeback after scoring 12 runs. Suyash Prabhudesai, who performed brilliantly in the first match, failed to make a big impact against Delhi. Suyash was dismissed for just six runs. Wickets were falling on one side and Maxwell on the other. Maxwell scored a strong half-century in the team’s score. Maxwell scored 55 runs in 34 balls. During the match, Maxwell hit two sixes and seven fours. Maxwell tries to shape RCB’s left. RCB’s troubles increased after Maxwell’s dismissal. Will RCB reach 150? Such a question existed. But Karthik and Shabaz shaped the innings with restrained batting in the beginning. After both of them settled on the ground, they started firing. Karthik scored 66 runs in 34 balls in the decisive moment. During the match, Karthik hit five sixes and five fours. Karthik added 28 runs in Mustafizur’s over to give RCB the lead. Shabaz also supported Karthik well. Shabaz scored 32 runs in 21 balls. Shabaz and Karthik shared an unbeaten 97 off 52 balls. RCB scored 189 runs in the power of two shots. The Delhi bowlers initially struck a touching blow. The legendary batsmen of RCB also succumbed to the Delhi bowlers. All the leading batsmen are back in the tent. However, Delhi’s bowling looked weak ahead of Karthik and Maxwell. Shardul Thakur, Khaleel Ahmed, Axar Patel and Kuldeep Yadav took one wicket each from Delhi. Shardul Thakur was the lowest run scorer. Shardul Thakur took one wicket for 27 runs in four overs.