Ishant Sharma (2/19 in 4 overs) named Player of The Match in his come back match in IPL (Image Credit:- Twitter)
Delhi Capitals beat Kolkata Knight Riders by 4 wickets in low scoring game and register their first win in IPL 2023. Delhi bowled out KKR for 127 and chased down the target in last over with 4 wickets remaining.
Delhi bowlers picked wickets and regular intervals and put KKR under pressure through out the innings. Jason Roy (43 runs from 39 balls) and Andre Russell (38* runs from 31 balls) are the only batted played well and helps them to reach 127.
Ishant Sharma (2/19 in 4 overs) who made a come back into the IPL bowled well for Delhi. He picked the wickets of KKR captain Nithish Rana 4(7) and Sunil Narine 4(6). Axar Patel (2/13 in 3 Overs) , Kuldeep Yadhav (2/15 in 3 overs) , Anrich Nortje (2/20 in 4 overs) and Mukesh Kumar (1/34 in 4 overs) helps to restrict KKR to 127.
Prithvi Shah (13 runs from 11 balls) once again failed to make an impact. Mitchell Marsh (2 runs from 9 balls) and Phil Salt (5 runs from 3 balls) also got out cheaply.
Warner scored 57 runs from 41 balls chasing 128 (Image Credit:- Twitter)
David Warner (57 runs from 41 balls) with 11 fours , Manish Pandey (21 runs from 23 balls) and Axar Patel (19* runs from 22 balls) helps them to cross the line in 19.2 overs.
Varun Chakravarthy (2/16 in 4 overs) , Nithish Rana (2/17 in 4 overs) and Anukul Roy (2/19 in 4 overs) are the wicket takers for KKR.
Impact Player (KKR):- Anukul Roy in for Venkatesh Iyer
Impact Player (DC):- Prithiv Shah in for Ishant Sharma
Player of the Match:- Ishant Sharma (2/19 in 4 overs)
Next Match (21/04/2023):- Chennai Super Kings vs Sunrises Hyderabad (07:30 PM , IST)