The 25th match of the Indian Premier League 2021 played yesterday between Delhi Capitals and Kolkata Knight Riders, at Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad. In which, Delhi Capitals won the match by 7 wickets.
Delhi Capitals won the toss and and invited Kolkata Knight Riders to bat first, Kolkata Knight Riders batted first scored 154 runs after losing 6 wickets in 20 overs, Kolkata Knight Riders started not very well, Nitish Rana and Shubman Gill came to start the inning, the first wicket has gone in 25 runs, Nitish Rana dismissed after scoring 15 runs in 12 balls, next batsman Rahul Tripathi came to bat, and played well with Shubman Gill, the second wicket fell in 69 runs, Rahul Tripathi dismissed after scoring 19 runs in 17 balls, next batsman Eoin Morgan came to bat, and he dismissed without scoring as third wicket, next batsman Sunil Narine came to bat, and he also dismissed without scoring as fourth wicket, next batsman Andre Russell came to bat, meanwhile the fifth wicket also gone in 82 runs, Shubman Gill dismissed after playing a brilliant inning of 43 runs with the help of 1 six and 3 boundaries in 38 balls, next batsman Dinesh Karthik came to bat, and played well with Andre Russell, the sixth wicket fell in 109 runs, Dinesh Karthik dismissed after scoring 14 runs in 10 balls, after that Pat Cummins came to bat, and he remains unbeaten after scoring 11 runs in 13 balls with Andre Russell, and Andre Russell played a brilliant unbeaten quick inning of 45 runs with the help of 4 sixes and 2 boundaries in just 27 balls. In this way, Kolkata Knight Riders batted first after losing the toss, scored 154 runs after losing 6 wickets in 20 overs, and set a target of 155 runs in front of Delhi Capitals.
Delhi Capitals bowlers performed brilliantly, Axar Patel and Lalit Yadav took 2-2 wickets, Avesh Khan and Marcus Stoinis got 1-1 wicket.
Delhi Capitals chasing 156 runs in the second, achieved the target very easily after losing just 3 wickets in 16.3 overs and won the match very easily by 7 wickets. Delhi Capitals started very brilliantly, Prithvi Shaw and Prithvi Shaw came to start the inning and gave a brilliant start with century partnership of 132 runs, the first wicket fell in 132 runs, Shikhar Dhawan dismissed after playing a brilliant inning of 46 runs with the help of 1 six and 4 boundaries in 47 balls, next batsman Rishabh Pant came to bat, and played well for a while with Prithvi Shaw, the second wicket fell in 146 runs, Prithvi Shaw dismissed after playing a brilliant quick half-century inning of 82 runs with the help of 3 sixes and 11 boundries in just 41 balls, next batsman Marcus Stoinis came to bat, meanwhile the third wicket also fell in 150 runs, Rishabh Pant dismissed after playing a quick inning of 16 runs in just 8 balls, after that Shimron Hetmyer came to bat, and he remains unbeaten without scoring, and Marcus Stoinis remains unbeaten after scoring 6 runs in 3 balls. In this way, Delhi Capitals chasing 155 runs in the second, achieved the target very easily after losing just 3 wickets in 16.3 overs and won the match very easily by 7 wickets.
Kolkata Knight Riders bowlers Pat Cummins took 3 wickets.
Delhi Capitals batsman Prithvi Shaw selected for Man of the Match, he played a brilliant quick unbeaten half-century inning of 82 runs with the help of 3 sixes and 11 boundaries in just 41 balls.