IPL 2019 DC vs RR highlights: Delhi beat Rajasthan by 5 wickets

New Delhi, News Nation Bureau | Updated : 04 May 2019, 07:23 PM
Must win game for Rajasthan (Image Credit: Twitter)
Must win game for Rajasthan (Image Credit: Twitter)

So Rishabh Pant spoils Rajasthan Royals hope to enter the playoffs as he managed to score yet another half-century in this edition of the Indian Premier League. SCORECARD

  May 04, 2019  19:18 (IST)

RESULT: Delhi Capitals beat Rajasthan Royals by 5 wickets (Rishabh Pant 53, Ish Sodhi 3/26)

  May 04, 2019  19:12 (IST)

WICKET: Everyone is Delhi camp wants to finish the game. Rutherford gave his wicket away. Unnecessary shot in the end. 

  May 04, 2019  19:09 (IST)

So Pant is making it look easy here. he has been able to time the ball to perfection, which eventually has helped Delhi Capitals be on top! After 15 overs, it's 100/4. 

  May 04, 2019  19:01 (IST)

WICKET: And when Pant's extravaganza doesn't consume him, Ingram's cheek will. Fourth wicket down! Rahane takes easy one!

  May 04, 2019  18:49 (IST)

At the end of 11 overs, Delhi has 75 runs on the board. With 9 overs still remaining and just 41 more needed. On has to say, that Capitals are on the driver's seat. 

  May 04, 2019  18:42 (IST)

Stuart Binny into the attack now! 

  May 04, 2019  18:36 (IST)

WICKET: Shreyas Gopal tossed the ball up and Shreyas Iyer couldn't clear the fence. Oh dear, is there a twist in game? Or Delhi we reach small total comfortably? 

  May 04, 2019  18:31 (IST)

50 up for Delhi Capitals in no time!

  May 04, 2019  18:28 (IST)

The powerplay belongs to Delhi Capitals even when they have lost both their openers. Shreyas Iyer and Rishabh Pant are looking solid and this should be an easy chase. After 6 overs, it's 46/2.

  May 04, 2019  18:19 (IST)

Two wicket maiden for Ish Sodhi! 

  May 04, 2019  18:15 (IST)

WICKET: Knocked him over! Ish Sodhio picks two in two! 

  May 04, 2019  18:14 (IST)

WICKET: Oh dear! Can we term it as jinx? Sodhi picks the big fish on the first ball of his spell. Dhawan departs!

  May 04, 2019  18:13 (IST)

Delhi Capitals is off to a blistering start. Shikhar Dhawan has been the aggressor as the score ticks to 28/0 in three overs. 

  May 04, 2019  17:44 (IST)

INNINGS BREAK: Rajasthan 115/9 in 20 overs vs Delhi (Riyan Parag 50, Amit Mishra 3/17)

  May 04, 2019  17:41 (IST)

ALERT: 50 up for this young sensation. What a player! That's Riyan Parag for you!

  May 04, 2019  17:39 (IST)

First ball of the final over goes for a SIX!

  May 04, 2019  17:36 (IST)

100 up for Rajasthan Royals in 18.4 overs! 

  May 04, 2019  17:26 (IST)

WICKET: After a small cameo of 6 runs, Ish Sodhi needs tyo go back to the pavilion. 

  May 04, 2019  17:22 (IST)

Back to back boundaries for this young sensation! Royals total goes upto 90. 

  May 04, 2019  17:07 (IST)

STRATEGIC TIME OUT! Can Rajasthan play their remaining overs? 

  May 04, 2019  17:05 (IST)

WICKET: The only updates we have for you today is of wickets. Rajasthan Royals batting order is falling like a pack of cards. They are just not clicking with each other. Krishnappa Gowtham's IPL comes to an end with that!

  May 04, 2019  16:59 (IST)

Oh dear! How unlucky has he been! Hat-trick ball, he tossed it up and TRENT BOULT drops! You gotta feel for him at the moment. After 12 overs, it's 58/6. 

  May 04, 2019  16:57 (IST)

WICKET: Golden DUCK for Stuart Binny! Gets a nip and Rishabh Pant didn't do any mistake. Mishra picks two in two ball

  May 04, 2019  16:56 (IST)

Struart Binny comes to the crease now!

  May 04, 2019  16:55 (IST)

WICKET: This is it. A small cameo from Shreyas Gopal's willow comes to an end. Amit Mishra bowls a googly, and he came down the ground. Misses it completely in the end. Half-side back to the pavilion. 

  May 04, 2019  16:50 (IST)

The first leg of the innings comes to an end and Delhi has been able to dominate the first half. At the end of 10 overs, it's 55/4. 

  May 04, 2019  16:48 (IST)

Amit Mishra into the attack for the first time today. With two right-handers at the crease, the ball will come into them. Sweep seems to be the best option here. 

  May 04, 2019  16:46 (IST)

Strategic TIME OUT! A much needed for Rajasthan Royals. They came with a plan but were just not able to execute it. 

  May 04, 2019  16:43 (IST)

50 up for Rajasthan Royals. It took them 8.5 overs to reach the milestone. This remains to be seen if they can build the innings from here. After 9 overs, it's 51/4. 

  May 04, 2019  16:38 (IST)

The powerplay belongs to the hosts here. They have been able to restrict the opposition and have taken four crucial wickets. Going forward, the onus will be on Shreyas Gopal and Riyan Parag to take team to a decent total. Remember, anything between 140-150 will be difficult to chase here. After 6 overs, it's 30/4. 

  May 04, 2019  16:32 (IST)
  May 04, 2019  16:28 (IST)

WICKET: Ishant Sharma is on fire. Fourth wicket down! Mahipal gets a slight nip and through to the keeper. Rajasthan on verge of losing the game early here!

  May 04, 2019  16:23 (IST)

WICKET: Confusion..Confusion! Rajasthan Royals in all sorts of trouble at Kotla. Third wicket down in no time. 

  May 04, 2019  16:21 (IST)

Mahipal Lomror comes to the crease now. The onus to build the innings is on him and in-form Sanju Samson. 

  May 04, 2019  16:20 (IST)

WICKET: Knocked him over. Oh dear! Rajasthan Royals has to win this encounter and have already lost both their openers. Ishant Sharma strikes again! 

  May 04, 2019  16:15 (IST)

At the end of the first three overs, Rajasthan Royals have lost their captain Ajinkya Rahane and haven't been able to strike freely. After 3 overs, it's 15/1. 

  May 04, 2019  16:10 (IST)

WICKET: Ishant Sharma bowls a slower one and Rahane gets a top-edge, went straight to the fielder. Skipper departs!

  May 04, 2019  16:02 (IST)

Ajinkya Rahane and Liam Livingstone are out in the middle. So are the players. It's game time!

  May 04, 2019  15:56 (IST)

Here are the two playing XIs: 

Delhi Capitals: Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer(c), Rishabh Pant(w), Colin Ingram, Sherfane Rutherford, Keemo Paul, Axar Patel, Amit Mishra, Ishant Sharma, Trent Boult

Rajasthan Royals: Sanju Samson(w), Liam Livingstone, Ajinkya Rahane(c), Riyan Parag, Stuart Binny, Mahipal Lomror, Krishnappa Gowtham, Shreyas Gopal, Ish Sodhi, Varun Aaron, Oshane Thomas

  May 04, 2019  15:32 (IST)

TOSS: Rajasthan Royals opt to bat vs Delhi Capitals

  May 04, 2019  16:18 (IST)

Hello and a warm welcome. We are all set to witness another crackerjack of an encounter as Shreyas Iyer-led Delhi Capitals hots Rajasthan Royals at Feroz Shah Kotla in Delhi. 

First Published: Saturday, May 04, 2019 03:29 PM
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