Delhi Capitals beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 16 runs in IPL

Shikhar Dhawan 50 and Shreyas Iyer 52 for Delhi Capitals today
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Kholi looking at another disappointing IPL for RCB
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Delhi Capitals won the toss and decided to bat against Royal challengers Bangalore at Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi today in the IPL.

Match Summary

Delhi Capitals 187 – 5 (Shikhar Dhawan 50, Shreyas Iyer 52; Yuzvendra Chahal 2-41)

Royal Challengers Bangalore 171 - 7 (Parthiv Patel 39, Marcus Stoinis 32*; Kagiso Rabada 2-31 , Amit Mishra 2-29)

Result - Delhi Capitals won by 16 runs

Scorecard

Tournament Stats and Points Table

Opting to bat first, Delhi Capitals scored a competitive 187 – 5 with Shikhar Dhawan 50 and Shreyas Iyer 52 top scoring and Yuzvendra Chahal 2-41, the main wicket taker for RCB.

In reply, Royal Challengers Bangalore fell 16 runs short in the run chase, scoring 171 – 7 with Parthiv Patel 39 and Marcus Stoinis 32* the top run getters and Kagiso Rabada 2-31  and Amit Mishra 2-29, the stars with the ball for Delhi Capitals.

 

Delhi Capitals- Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant, Colin Ingram, Chris Morris, Sherfane Rutherford, Axar Patel, Kagiso Rabada, Amit Mishra, Ishant Sharma

Royal Challengers Bangalore- Parthiv Patel, Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, Marcus Stoinis, Akshdeep Nath, Moeen Ali, Washington Sundar, Tim Southee, Navdeep Saini, Umesh Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal

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