Dubai: Delhi Capitals beat Chennai Tremendous Kings by 44 runs to register their second consecutive win within the Indian Premier League right here on Friday.
Despatched into bat, DC made 175 for 3 after which restricted CSK to 131 for seven to maintain their profitable run intact.
Opener Prithvi Shaw smashed 64 off 43 balls whereas Rishabh Pant contributed 37 off 25 for Delhi Capitals in opposition to Chennai Tremendous Kings.
Shaw’s innings had 9 fours and a six whereas he added 94 for the primary wicket with Shikhar Dhawan (35 off 27 balls). Nevertheless skipper Shreyas Iyer (26 off 22 balls) had a uncommon off-day as he consumed just a few dot balls and DC might have ended no less than 10 to fifteen runs in need of a secure rating.
Piyush Chawla after a horrendous final recreation had an honest outing selecting 2 for 33 whereas Sam Curran acquired the opposite wicket.
For Chennai, whereas Faf du Plessis performed a 43 off 35 balls, Kedar Jadhav scored 26 off 21.
The 2 groups wore armbands to honour cricketer-commentator Dean Jones who died of a cardiac arrest Thursday at a Mumbai lodge. CSK additionally wore one to honour veteran playback singer SP Balasubrahmanyam who died on Friday after a protracted battle with COVID-19.
“The Super Kings are wearing black armbands in memory of Dean Jones and SP Balasubrahmanyam. One had an absolutely iconic day at Chepauk, the other’s life has changed and shaped all of us in so many ways. Lion faceYellow heart #RIPSPB #RIPDeanJones #WhistleFromHome #WhistlePodu #Yellove #CSKvDC,” CSK wrote on its Twitter deal with.
Delhi Capitals 175/3 in 20 overs (Prithvi Shaw 64 off 43 balls, Shikhar Dhawan 35 off 27 balls, Rishabh Pant 37 off 25 balls, Piyush Chawla 2/33).
Chennai Tremendous Kings: 131 for seven in 20 overs (Faf du Plessis 43 off 35, Kedar Jadhav 26 off 21; Kagiso Rabada 3/26, Anrich Nortje 2/21).