Delhi Capitals defeated Mumbai Indians by six wickets on the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on Tuesday. Delhi Capitals, who had misplaced to Mumbai Indians within the title conflict final yr, got here out on high after a convincing efficiency. Delhi Capitals bowlers, led by leg-spinner Amit Mishra, bowled fantastically to limit the defending champions to 137 for 9 in 20 overs. Mumbai Indians, who had gained their earlier two matches on the similar venue defending low totals, fell brief this time round as Delhi Capitals, driving on Shikhar Dhawan’s 45-run knock, chased down the overall with 5 balls to spare.
IPL 2021 Points Table
After notching up their third win of the season, Delhi Capitals moved to second spot on the IPL 2021 Points Table, with six factors from 4 matches.
Above them are Royal Challengers (*13*) (RCB), having gained all three of their matches to date. Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians, with 4 factors every, occupy the final two playoff spots.
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), Rajasthan Royals, and Punjab Kings have gained one sport every and are within the subsequent three positions respectively. The 2016 champions SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) — the one aspect and not using a win — are all-time low of the factors desk.
Race For Orange Cap
Delhi Capitals opener Shikhar Dhawan, after taking part in one other essential knock, consolidated his place on the high of the batting chart.
He grew to become the primary batsman to cross 200-run mark this season, with 231 runs from 4 matches. RCB all-rounder Glenn Maxwell, who has scored two fifties to date this season, is second on the checklist with 176 runs.
Punjab Kings skipper KL Rahul (157) and KKR opener Nitish Rana (155) are the following two on the checklist, with solely two runs separating them. Rohit Sharma, who scored 44 runs on Tuesday, pushed AB de Villiers out to enter the highest 5.
Rece for Purple Cap
RCB medium pacer Harshal Patel continues to be the proud proprietor of the Purple Cap, having picked up 9 wickets to date.
Delhi Capitals quick bowler Avesh Khan, after yet one more spectacular efficiency, moved to second, pushing Rahul Chahar down to 3rd. Both the bowlers have taken eight wickets every.
Trent Boult and Chetan Sakariya, with six wickets every, full the highest 5.
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