Delhi Capitals win super over to win tied match against Kolkata Knight Riders in IPL

Andre Russell bowled in Super Over
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Prithvi Shaw 99 for Delhi Capitals today
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Excitement too much for Man of the Match Prithvi Shaw
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Delhi Capitals won the toss and decided to bowl against Kolkata Knight Riders at Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi, in the second match of the IPL double header today.

Match Summary

Kolkata Knight Riders 185-7 (Dinesh Karthik 50, Andre Russell 62; Harshal Patel 2-40)

Delhi Capitals 185-6 (Prithvi Shaw 99, Shreyas Iyer 43; Kuldeep Yadav 2-41)

Result – Match tied (Delhi won the one-over eliminator)

Scorecard                                                    

Tournament Stats and Points Table

Batting first, Kolkata Knight Riders scored an impressive 185-7 because at one stage they were 60-5 after 10 overs – however, Dinesh Karthik 50 and Andre Russell 62 came together putting on 95 in just over 8 overs ; Harshal Patel 2-40 was the pick of the Delhi Capitals bowlers.

In reply, Delhi Capitals seemed to be cruising to victory at 170-2 with 3 overs to go but then they lost Rishabh Pant and Prithvi Shaw 99 but managed to tie the match scoring 185-6.

Delhi Capitals won the one-over eliminator.

Delhi Capitals - Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer(c), Rishabh Pant(wk), Colin Ingram, Hanuma Vihari, Chris Morris, Amit Mishra, Sandeep Lamichhane, Kagiso Rabada, Harshal Patel

Kolkata Knight Riders - Chris Lynn, Nitish Rana, Robin Uthappa, Nikhil Naik, Dinesh Karthik(c)(wk), Shubman Gill, Andre Russell, Piyush Chawla, Kuldeep Yadav, Prasidh Krishna, Lockie Ferguson

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