Delhi Capitals beat Rajasthan Royals by 5 wickets in IPL
Rajasthan Royals won the toss and decided to bat against Delhi Capitals at Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi today in the first IPL match of the day.
Rajasthan Royals 115 - 9 (Riyan Parag 50; Amit Mishra 3-17, Ishant Sharma 3-38)
Delhi Capitals 121-5 (Rishabh Pant 53*; Ish Sodhi 3-26, Shreyas Gopal 2-21)
Result - Delhi Capitals won by 5 wickets
Opting to bat first, Rajasthan Royals only managed 115 - 9 in their 20 overs, with Riyan Parag 50 top scoring and Amit Mishra 3-17 and Ishant Sharma 3-38 the main wicket takers for Delhi Capitals.
In reply, Delhi Capitals scored 121-5 in the run chase in just over 16 overs - Rishabh Pant 53* was the star with the bat for Delhi and Ish Sodhi 3-26 and Shreyas Gopal 2-21 the wizards with the ball for Rajasthan Royals.
Delhi Capitals - Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer(c), Rishabh Pant(wk), Colin Ingram, Sherfane Rutherford, Keemo Paul, Axar Patel, Amit Mishra, Ishant Sharma, Trent Boult
Rajasthan Royals - Ajinkya Rahane(c), Liam Livingstone, Sanju Samson(wk), Mahipal Lomror, Riyan Parag, Stuart Binny, Krishnappa Gowtham, Shreyas Gopal, Ish Sodhi, Varun Aaron, Oshane Thomas
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