With Shikhar Dhawan spherical, leisure isn’t distant. And so it proved to be all through Delhi Capitals’ Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 match in direction of Kolkata Knight Riders on Thursday. Delhi Capitals chased 155 in 16.3 overs to win the game, nevertheless the 2 equipped a light-weight second all through DC’s innings. After a stumping likelihood, Karthik appeared to angrily degree out at Dhawan and the left-hander immediately dropped his bat and fell to his knees. Karthik made one different offended gesture sooner than breaking proper right into a smile.
Earlier, Axar Patel and Lalit Yadav took two wickets each as Kolkata Knight Riders had been restricted to 154/6. Shubman Gill scored 43 to anchor their innings, after which, no matter a mini-collapse throughout the heart, Andre Russell smashed an unbeaten 45 off 27 deliveries to take KKR to a good full.
Dhawan’s opening confederate Prithvi Shaw then obtained DC off to the correct start, smashing six fours throughout the very first over of their chase.
The openers positioned on 132 for the first wicket to finish KKR’s hopes of defending the modest full.
Dhawan was trapped LBW for 46 off 47 by Pat Cummins, nevertheless Shaw saved going.
Cummins, however, ended Shaw’s knock after which moreover dismissed Rishabh Pant within the similar over. However, it was too little, too late for KKR as they slumped to a 7-wicket defeat.
Shaw accomplished with 82 off 41 deliveries, whereas Pant scored 16 off 8.