KKR managed to withhold a stranglehold over DC batters for the length of the match and restricted the Rishabh Pant-led aspect for an under-par entire.
KKR spinner Varun Chakravarthy (Offer: Twitter)
Varun Chakravarthy returned with figures of two-26 as Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) restricted Delhi Capitals to 135/5 in Qualifier 2 of their Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 encounter right here on the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Wednesday.
Despatched into bat first, Delhi Capitals obtained off to an everyday birth as openers Prithvi Shaw and Shikhar Dhawan placed on 32 runs for the first wicket, but this stand used to be lastly broken within the fifth over by Varun Chakravarthy as he outclassed Shaw (18). After the tip of the first six overs, Delhi Capitals’ accumulate study 38/1.
Marcus Stoinis came out to bat at number three and alongside with Dhawan, the duo placed on 39 runs for the 2nd wicket. Alternatively, as soon as Delhi began to execute an upper hand, KKR obtained the step forward of Stoinis (18) as Shivam Mavi brushed aside the coolest-handed batter. Soon after, the position batter Dhawan (36) used to be despatched aid to the pavilion by Chakravarthy, and Delhi used to be diminished to 83/3 within the 15th over.
KKR managed to withhold a stranglehold over DC batters and this extra resulted within the dismissal of skipper Rishabh Pant (6) and the duty of reaching a aggressive accumulate rested on the shoulders of Shreyas Iyer and Shimron Hetmyer.
In the final three overs, Delhi Capitals managed to build up 36 extra runs and as an outcome, the aspect posted a accumulate of extra than the 130-shuffle label. Brief Scores: Delhi Capitals 135/5 (Shikhar Dhawan 36, Shreyas Iyer 30*; Varun Chakravarthy 2-26) vs KKR.