DC vs CSK 2021 Scorecard: Axar Patel, Dhawan Hetmyer Delhi Capitals 3-Wicket Win vs MS Dhoni Chennai CSK | Indiacom


Shimron Hetmyer kept his nerves under pressure and played some good shots to guide Delhi Capitals to a three-wicket win over Chennai Super Kings to finish in the top two in an Indian Premier League match in Dubai on Monday. Needing 28 runs from the last three overs to reach the target of 137, Guyana scored 12 runs against Dwayne Bravo and then brought down paceman Josh Hazlewood for 10 runs to bring the equation down to six off six balls. Despite losing Axar Patel, DC completed the task with two balls to spare. Hetmyer remained unbeaten on 28 off 18 balls, including a crucial six in the final over. (Match Highlights) Also Read – RR vs MI Dream11 Team Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Hints Vivo IPL Match 51: Captain, Vice-Captain – Rajasthan Royals vs Mumbai Indians, Playing 11, Injury News in Sharjah for today’s T20 match Tuesday, October 5 at 7.30 pm IST

Earlier, a disciplined performance by Delhi Capitals bowlers restricted Chennai Super Kings to 136 for five despite veteran Ambati Rayudu’s unbeaten 43-ball 55. The charming Prithvi Shaw hit three fours in seven balls to propel the DC innings but, trying to go one too high, the Mumbaikar threw his wicket away when he failed to negotiate Deepak Chahar’s extra bounce and Faf du Plessis runs down the middle – to complete the catch. (SCORECARD) Also Read – DC vs CSK, Today’s IPL 2021 Points Table Fresh After Match 50: Delhi Capitals beat Chennai Super Kings to claim No. 1 position; Ruturaj Gaikwad moves to second place in Orange Cap tally

Nail biting is over! I@DelhiCapitals hold their nerves and beat #CSK By 3⃣ wickets in the thriller of the last over. I #VIVOIPL #DCVCSK

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– Indian Premier League (@IPL) 4 October 2021

Josh Hazlewood bowled a tough fourth over for just three runs, but Shikhar Dhawan (39 off 35 balls) smashed Chahar for 21 runs in the fifth over with two sixes and the same number of fours. However, Hazlewood cut Shreyas Iyer’s (2) short in the middle when he could not execute a pull shot. Also Read – DC vs CSK Match Highlights Today, IPL 2021 Match 50 Cricket Updates: Shimron Hetmyer’s cameo guide Delhi Capitals to 3-wicket win vs Chennai Super Kings, claim top spot

Ravindra Jadeja sent back Rishabh Pant (15) when the DC skipper tried to sweep the fast ball off the left-arm spinner.

Debutant Ripple Patel hit two fours as DC needed 53 off 54 balls, but Jadeja came back to get the better of the Gujarat freshman.

R Ashwin followed suit and when Dhawan, having overturned through a review off three balls after deciding against him, played to cover Shardul Thakur in a soft out, DC six at the end of the 15th over. Were in trouble for 99 runs on the wicket.

For his impressive performance with the ball, @Akshar2026 Won the man of the match award. #VIVOIPL | #DCVCSK | @DelhiCapitals

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– Indian Premier League (@IPL) 4 October 2021

Thakur returned excellent figures of 2/13 in four overs, while Jadeja scored 2/28.

Substitute fielder K Gowtham dropped Shimron Hetmyer at a crucial stage of the game, with the ball going across the ropes.

Earlier, Rayudu completed his half-century when he dismissed Enrique Nortje for a boundary after an extra six in the 19th over of the innings, from which CSK scored 14 runs.

However, Avesh Khan bowled a brilliant final over in which he conceded only four runs taking the wicket of Mahendra Singh Dhoni (18). Rayudu hit five fours and two sixes during his stay in the middle.

A large part of DC’s bowling effort was far removed from pacer Nortje’s horrific first over, when he conceded 16 runs, nine of which came with leg byes and a bye, which Rishabh Pant didn’t get his hands on despite a diving effort Can you

In between, Ruturaj Gaikwad was given out lbw, but the decision was overturned after reviewing the batsman as TV replays showed the ball was missing from the leg-stump.

At the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, CSK scored 26 runs in just two overs and hit two fours on either side of the wicket to Faf du Plessis against Avesh Khan.

There was swing on offer, but the DC bowlers were unable to get their act together until left-arm spinner Axar Patel (2/18) pulled du Plessis’ pull shot into the deep mid-wicket area held by Shreyas Iyer. did. .

In-form Gaikwad welcomed Kagiso Rabada by driving straight into the ground, even as Robin Uthappa, playing the game in place of Suresh Raina, went in the middle.

Nortje removed Gaikwad in the fifth over when the batsman failed to link his pull shot to complete a clean catch for Ravichandran Ashwin.

(with PTI inputs)


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