The 22nd match of the Indian Premier League 2021 played yesterday between Delhi Capitals and Royal Challengers Bangalore, at Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad. In which, Royal Challengers Bangalore defeated Delhi Capitals by 1 run.
Delhi Capitals won the toss and invited Royal Challengers Bangalore to bat first, Royal Challengers Bangalore batted first scored just 171 runs after losing 5 wickets in 20 overs. Royal Challengers Bangalore started not very well, Virat Kohli and Devdutt Padikkal came to start the inning, the first wicket has gone in 30 runs, Virat Kohli dismissed after scoring 12 runs in 11 balls, next batsman Rajat Patidar came to bat, meanwhile second wicket also fell in 30 runs, Devdutt Padikkal dismissed after scoring 17 runs in 24 balls, next batsman Glen Maxwell came to bat, and handled the inning with Rajat Patidar, the third wicket fell in 60 runs, Glen Maxwell dismissed after scoring 25 runs in 20 balls, next batsman AB de Villiers came to bat, handled the inning and played a brilliant half-century partnership with Rajat Patidar, the fourth wicket fell in 114 runs, Rajat Patidar dismissed after playing a brilliant inning of 31 runs with the help of 2 sixes in just 22 balls, next batsman Washington Sundar came to bat, and good strike rotate with AB de Villiers, the fifth wicket fell in 139 runs, Washington Sundar dismissed just for 6 runs in 9 balls, after that Daniel Sams came to bat, and he remains unbeaten for 3 runs with AB de Villiers, and AB de Villiers played a brilliant quick unbeaten half-century inning of 75 runs with the help of 5 sixes and 3 boundries in just 42 balls. In this way, Royal Challengers Bangalore batted first after losing the toss, scored 171 runs after losing 5 wickets in 20 overs, and set a target of 172 runs in front of Delhi Capitals.
Delhi Capitals bowlers, Ishant Sharma, Kagiso Rabada, Avesh Khan, Amit Mishra, and Axar Patel got 1-1 wicket.
Delhi Capitals chasing 172 runs in the second, they could manage just 170 runs after losing 4 wickets in 20 overs, end of the result lost the match just for 1 run. Delhi Capitals also didn't start very well, Prithvi Shaw and Shikhar Dhawan came to start the inning, the first wicket has gone in 23 runs, Shikhar Dhawan dismissed very quickly just for 6 runs in 7 balls, next batsman Steven Smith came to bat, and he also dismissed very quickly just for 4 runs in 5 balls as the second wicket, next batsman Rishabh Pant came to bat, and handled the inning with Prithvi Shaw, the third wicket fell in 47 runs, Prithvi Shaw dismissed after scoring 21 runs with the help of 3 boundaries in 18 balls, next batsman Marcus Stoinis came to bat, and played well with Rishabh Pant, the fourth wicket fell in 92 runs, Rishabh Pant dismissed after scoring 22 runs in 17 balls, after that Shimron Hetmyer came to bat, and handled the inning, and played a brilliant inning with Rishabh Pant but unfortunately could not reach the target just for 1 run, Shimron Hetmyer played a brilliant unbeaten quick half-century inning of 53 runs with the help of 4 sixes and 2 boundaries in just 25 balls, and Rishabh Pant also played a brilliant unbeaten half-century inning of 58 runs with the help of 6 boundaries in just 48 balls. In this way, Delhi Capitals chasing 172 runs in the second, they could manage just 170 runs after losing 4 wickets in 20 overs and lost the match just for 1 run.
Royal Challengers Bangalore bowlers performed brilliantly, Harshal Patel took 2 wickets, Mohammed Siraj, and Kyle Jamieson got 1-1 wicket.
Royal Challengers Bangalore batsman AB de Villiers selected for Man of the Match, he played a brilliant quick unbeaten half-century inning of 75 runs with the help of 5 sixes and 3 boundaries in just 42 balls.