How Delhi Capital is performing in this edition of IPL T20 is still outstanding. He is at the peak of his outstanding performance. He had won six of the eight matches he had played and lost just two. They are at the forefront of the Dream 11 IPL points table with 12 points and good run rate. They are coming into this match with a huge win over Rajasthan Royals by a margin of 13 runs in their last match.
They failed to get off to a good start and lost their first wicket for a total of zero runs. The batting order performed well overall and scored 161 runs in 20 overs. Shikhar Dhawan was the most successful and highest run-scorer for his side, scoring 57 (33) with the help of six fours and two sixes. Captain, Shreyas Iyer had a great performance with the bat. He scored 53 (43) with the help of three fours and two sixes. Marcus Stoinis scored 18 while Alex Carrie scored 14. Prithvi Shaw failed to open his account on the scoreboard and was bowled by Golden Duck on the first ball of Jofra Archer.
The Delhi Capitals bowling unit had a terrific performance in the last match and DC won because of the best bowling performance in the previous match. He defended the target of 162 runs and scored 148 runs in the innings of 20 overs. For them, almost all the bowlers performed well in the last match. For him, the most successful bowler was Enrique Narje, who took two wickets for 33 runs in his four overs.
Tusshar Deshpande also had a good performance with the ball. He took two wickets in his four overs, while 37 runs were taken from him. For him Ravichandran Ashwin was the most economical bowler, taking one wicket in his four overs, while he scored just 17 runs. Kagiso Rabada took one wicket for 28 runs in four overs while Axar Patel also took one wicket in four overs while he scored 32 runs.
Chennai Super Kings
Chennai Super Kings are struggling in this season of Indian Premier League as we have seen so far. He played a total of eight matches, with just three wins to his name. They lost five matches and are ranked 6th in the points table. He won his most recent match against Sunrisers Hyderabad by a margin of 20 runs.
He scored 167 runs in his 20-over innings. Shane Watson was the highest run scorer, scoring 42 (38) with the help of one four and three huge sixes. Ambati Rayudu also did well with the bat. He scored 41 (34) and hit three fours and two sixes. Ravindra Jadeja was out for 25 (10), while captain MS Dhoni was able to score 21 runs. Faf du Plessis failed to open his account on the scoreboard.
Chennai Super Kings won the previous match due to the best performance by their bowling unit. He defended the target of 168 runs and scored 147 runs in the innings of 20 overs. He used seven bowlers in the last match against SRH. Dwayne Bravo was the most successful bowler for him, taking two wickets for 25 runs in his three overs. Karn Sharma also took two wickets, while 37 runs were given in his four overs. Shardul Thakur bowled two overs and took one wicket for 10 runs. Sam Karran and Ravindra Jadeja were the other bowlers who took one wicket each. Deepak Chahar and Piyush Chawla failed to take any wickets in the last match. CSK’s batting order is doing well and now it is up to the bowling department to give 100% of their performance in the upcoming matches.
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The Capitals of Delhi are overall a stronger team than the Chennai Super Kings, at least on paper and have performed well in the tournament so far.