Delhi Capitals has defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore and secured the 2nd position on their way to the playoffs. Kohli’s Royal Challengers Bangalore despite losing the match with 6 wickets has also qualified for the playoffs. Delhi Capitals have secured 16 points and made it to the 2nd position while RCB made on the basis of better run rate than Kolkata Knight Riders. Now KKR has to look for today’s game between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Mumbai Indians. If SRH loss today’s game than KKR will qualify for the playoffs.
Delhi Capitals ended their losing streak after chasing down a target of 153. Shikhar Dhawan and Rahane shined as both of then struck fifties. Before this game Delhi Capitals lost 4 games in a row. Rahane and Dhawan made an 88 runs partnership to ensure that DC is through to playoffs. Earlier DC bowlers were very impressive who restricted Kohli XI to only 152 runs. Especially their South African duo Kagiso Rabada (2/30) and Anrich Nortje (3/33) come up with an impressive display of bowling. Their bowling effort ensured that DC will play Qualifier 1 while on the other hand RCB has to play the eliminator. Today table topper Mumbai Indians will play against Sunrisers Hyderabad who has to win the game in order to qualify for the playoffs.
DC vs RCB – Match Highlights
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