Seeking revenge in a proper way, Delhi Capitals won against Rajasthan Royals by a margin of 8 wickets and 11 balls remaining. Delhi’s Mitchell Marsh has been the center of the show tonight, who aided in both batting and bowling for his team. With this win, DC strengthened its position at No.5 and looks more potential now to reach the playoffs.
DC Beat RR by 8 Wickets
Winning the toss and opting to bowl first, DC made a good start by sending the dangerous Jos Buttler back to the dugout early. With the other opener, Yashasvi Jaiswal too walking back for a low score, Ravichandran Ashwin and Devdutt Padikkal stunned DC with their performance.
A brilliant chase from @DelhiCapitals as they win by 8 wickets and add two crucial points to their tally.
Scorecard – https://t.co/EA3RTz0tWQ #RRvDC #TATAIPL pic.twitter.com/G7xUp2HNwJ
— IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) May 11, 2022
Adding 50+ runs to the third wicket, this duo has made 50 and 48 run individually. In bowling, DC’s Chetan Sakariya and Shardul Thakur have been good. In their designated overs, Rajasthan Royals put up a fair target of 161 runs on board for DC.
Starting up, DC lost Srikar Bharat once again for nothing, but that’s where the actual game began. David Warner and Mitchell Marsh added 144 runs to the second wicket and dragged DC closer to victory with no doubt at any over. Though Warner (52 runs of 41 balls) slowly continued his innings, Marsh (89 runs of 62 balls) on the side raced through RR bowlers.
This 𝗗𝗼𝘂𝗯𝗹𝗲 was never in 𝗧𝗿𝗼𝘂𝗯𝗹𝗲 💥 https://t.co/KMeh8dTR2M pic.twitter.com/a80y8QoyiD
— Delhi Capitals (@DelhiCapitals) May 11, 2022
Completed most of the innings, Marsh was caught at the end, which led DC skipper Rishabh Pant to complete the rest job. For his stellar innings of 89 runs and two wickets in bowling, Mitchell Marsh was named the player of the match.