Delhi Daredevils Team Hopes Still Alive | DD vs RR | IPL 2018 | Points Table
Ipl 2018 and its 32nd match played at Ferozshah Kotla Stadium between Delhi Daredevils Team vs Rajasthan Royals. It was a rain-affected match. Delhi Daredevils team won the match by beating Rajasthan Royals by 4 runs by D/L method. Rajasthan Royals won the toss and choose to field.
Delhi Daredevils team made 196 runs at the loss of 6 wickets in just 17.1 overs. It rained before and during the match. Shreyas Iyer and Rishabh Pant performed brilliantly. They made a partnership of 92 runs in just 56 balls. Rishabh Pant fired 69 runs in 29 balls hitting 5 sixes and 7 fours. Captain Shreyas Iyer made 50 runs in 35 balls hitting 3 fours and 3 sixes. Prithvi Shaw also contributed by scoring 47 runs in just 25 balls hitting 4 sixes and 4 fours.
Rajasthan Royals star player Ben Stokes bowled 3 overs conceding 28 runs without taking any wicket. Dhawal Kulkarni got hit for 37 runs in his 3 overs taking one wicket. Jaydev Unadkat was the most expensive bowler giving away46 runs in 4 overs. But he also took 3 wickets.
It started raining for a while. Rajasthan Royals had a new target of 151 runs in 12 overs. D’Arcy Short and Jos Buttler had a good partnership of 82 runs in just 40 balls for RR. Jos Buttler played an explosive inning of 67 runs in just 26 balls hitting as many as 7 sixes and 4 fours. D’Arcy Short made quick 44runs in 25 balls hitting 4 sixes and 2 fours. Amit Sharma took the wicket of Jos Buttler. Furthermore, rest of the RR team couldn’t perform well in this high scoring game. Krishnappa Gowtham tried his level best to finish the game when 15 runs were needed off the final over and only hit 11 runs.
Delhi Daredevils team has won their 3rd match. Amit Mishra and Trent Boult bowled exceptionally. Trent Boult took 2 wickets in 3 overs giving 26 runs whereas Amit Mishra bowled 2 overs giving just 12 runs.
Delhi Daredevils team is sixth in the points table.