IPL 2021 – match no. 36, DC ( Delhi Capitals ) vs RR ( Rajasthan Royals ) cricket match had been scheduled today in which DC won by 33 runs.
Rajasthan Royals win toss opt to field first against Delhi in Abu Dhabi.
Mustafizur Rahman and Chetan Sakariya took 2 wickets each as Rajasthan Royals restricted Delhi Capitals to 154/6. Delhi Capitals lost their openers Prithvi Shaw and Shikhar Dhawan early but former captain Shreyas Iyer and current skipper Rishabh Pant added 62 runs for the third wicket, but none of them went on to get a big score. Earlier, DC lost track versus RR in the powerplay itself as RR pacers broke through the defences of the DC top order. Skipper Rishabh Pant, Shreyas Iyer and Shimron Hetmyer counter-attacked the RR bowlers to take the score past the 150-run mark and finish at 154/6 in 20 overs.
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Teams DC & RR:
Delhi Capitals Squad:
Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant (c & wk), Marcus Stoinis, Shimron Hetmyer, Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Avesh Khan, Ishant Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane, Amit Mishra, Umesh Yadav, Steven Smith, Sam Billings, Lukman Meriwala, Tom Curran, Ben Dwarshuis, Praveen Dubey, Vishnu Vinod, Kulwant Khejroliya, Lalit Yadav, Ripal Patel
Rajasthan Royals Squad:
Yashasvi Jaiswal, Evin Lewis, Sanju Samson (c & wk), Liam Livingstone, Mahipal Lomror, Riyan Parag, Rahul Tewatia, Chris Morris, Mustafizur Rahman, Chetan Sakariya, Kartik Tyagi, Shivam Dube, Tabraiz Shamsi, Shreyas Gopal, Jaydev Unadkat, David Miller, Manan Vohra, KC Cariappa, Glenn Phillips, Oshane Thomas, Mayank Markande, Anuj Rawat, Kuldip Yadav, Akash Singh