The 36th fixture between Delhi Capitals vs Rajasthan Royals has taken off at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi. DC has marked a huge 33 runs victory over RR. Let’s get into some details of this match. Here you can know DC vs RR Highlights.
Playing 11 of Both sides:
Rajasthan Royals: Yashasvi Jaiswal, Sanju Samson(w/c), Liam Livingstone, David Miller, Mahipal Lomror, Riyan Parag, Rahul Tewatia, Kartik Tyagi, Chetan Sakariya, Mustafizur Rahman, Tabraiz Shamsi.
Delhi Capitals: Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant(w/c), Lalit Yadav, Shimron Hetmyer, Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Avesh Khan.
DC vs RR Highlights
Rajasthan Royals won the toss and elected to field First Against Delhi Capitals DC openers Shaw and Dhawan have started the proceedings for their team. This particular pair is known for their blazing opening partnership. But in this game it went the other way, they couldn’t give a good start to their side. Both the batsmen were dismissed at the early stages of the game.
Former DC skipper Shreyas Iyer has made a steady knock of 43 runs, after his dismissal Pant and Hetmyer scored 24 and 28 runs respectively. RR bowler, Mustafuzur has made a comeback in this game by picking 2 crucial wickets – even Sakariya has picked a couple of wickets.
After top-class bowling – RR restricted the powerful DC unit to 154 runs in 20 overs.
Rajasthan batsmen just had to play their natural game in order to win this game. Apart from their skipper Sanju Samson’s 70 run knock – none of their batsmen were able to stand at the crease. Their main guns: Jaiswal, Miller, Parag, Livingstone – just made a single-digit score. This was a very disappointing performance from RR – After this loss, their chances for qualifying for playoffs look thin.
After the win, Delhi Capitals is standing at the 1st position of the points table with 8 wins out of 10 games and with an NRR of +0.711. On the other hand, RR is at the 6th position with 4 wins out of 9 games with an NRR of -0.319.