IPL 2022, Delhi Capitals Vs Punjab Kings: On 20 April, the audience saw a clash between Delhi Capitals and Punjab Kings. The match was conducted at Brabourne Stadium. Delhi Capitals defeated Punjab Kings by 9 wickets. Thus, Prithvi Shaw and David Warner were off to a handout in the match. Punjab Kings bowlers appeared blank in the match and they were only able to take a single wicket.
Punjab Kings only gave the target of 115 runs at the loss of 10 wickets after 20 overs. Unfortunately, Punjabi Kings’ innings never took off in the match. Further, Jitesh Sharma has been the top scorer for Punjab. Delhi Capitals bowlers dominated the Punjab Kings batters in the innings.
The toss result came in favor of the Delhi Capitals and they decided to field first. Further, Delhi Capitals need to undergo a change in the team. Sarfaraz Khan came in for Mitchell Marsh as he tested Covid positive and unfortunately he needed to miss the match. On the contrary, Punjab Kings brought in captain Mayank Agarwal and Nathan Ellis (in place of Odean Smith).
Delhi Capitals Vs Punjab Kings: Playing XI
Playing 11 of Punjab Kings
The team comprises Mayank Agarwal (captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Jonny Bairstow, Liam Livingstone, Jitesh Sharma(w), Shahrukh Khan, and Kagiso Rabada, Nathan Ellis, Rahul Chahar, Vaibhav Arora, and Arshdeep Singh.
Playing 11 of Delhi Capitals
The team comprises Prithvi Shaw, David Warner, Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper and captain), Rovman Powell, Lalit Yadav, Sarfaraz Khan, Shardul Thakur, Axar Patel, Kuldeep Yadav, Mustafizur Rahman, and Khaleel Ahmed.
Highlights Of The Match: Delhi Capitals Vs Punjab Kings:
Delhi Capitals won the toss and decided to go for field first. Thus, Punjab Kings came on the ground to bat first. Punjab Kings played all the 20 overs. The team made 115 runs at the cost of 10 wickets. So far, Punjab Kings played 7 matches, out of which they won 3 matches and lost 4 matches. Punjab Kings acquired 8th position on the IPL points table for this season as the team has 6 points. Jitesh Sharma hit 32 runs in 23 balls. However, the captain and wicket-keeper, Mayank Agarwal smashed just 24 runs in 15 balls. The batsmen Rahul Chahar hit only 12 runs in 12 balls.
On the other hand, Delhi’s capital made 119 runs at the cost of 1 wicket. The team played 10.3 overs. So far, Delhi Capitals played six matches, out of which they won 3 matches and lost 3 matches. Delhi Capitals attained 6th position on the IPL points table for this league with 6 points. After the Punjab Kings gave a target of 115 runs, the Delhi Capitals came on the ground to bat. Furthermore, David Warner hit 60 runs in 30 balls. He completed his half-century in the match. The duo, Prithvi Shaw and Sarfaraz Khan hit 53 runs in 33 balls. Moreover, Kuldeep Yadav was named Player of the match.