Every Team fighting to qualify in the top four in the table, Delhi ( Delhi weaf) set on the top of the table with 14 points, Delhi wins seven matches out of nine Matches.
And another side Punjab set on top of the 2nd from the bottom end.
In this match, Punjab must need 2 points to stay alive in this league.
38th match of IPL 2020 Punjab v Delhi, after winning toss Delhi opted to bat.
Delhi Captain Iyer: We’ll bat first. We have had a lot of success doing that. Need! to maximize our powerplay and get to a good total.
Punjab Captain Rahul: I would have wanted to bowl first. We just did more of that in the last game and, getting those two points were important.
Prithvi Shaw and Dhawan are at the crease. Prithivi Shaw is on Strike. Maxwell will open the attack.
Dhawan continues him from the very first ball. Dhawan hit two boundaries in the first over one four & another a six. In the 4th over, Prithvi Shaw, out Caught by Maxwell, Dhawan scored 106* unbeaten. He played an impressive knock for his team and also continues his form.
Hetmyer hit a six in the last over, but Mohammed Shami come back strongly and bowled it.
Mohammed Shami picked two-wicket and also bowl very well in the last five over along with Arsdeep Singh.
Arshdeep Singh bowl very well in the last couple of over after getting expensive in the 1st powerplay. He nailed six perfect yorkers in the 19th over.
Delhi capitols deposit 164 runs on the scoreboard.
Punjab need 165 to win this Match.
KL Rahul and M Agarwal are at the crease. Rahul is on strike Daniel sams will open the attack.
Daniel Sams, playing his 1st Match of the IPL, Interesting to see that how he performs in the 1st Match.
He opens the attack in front of the best IPL batsmen and bowls a NO Ball, Rahul never going to miss Free Hit & He hit a long six in the first over.
Axar comes to attack in 3rd over picked a wicket of Capt. Rahul
Chris Gayle comes to bat, and he smashed three fours & two sixes in Tushar’s Over, and after smashed 26 runs in an over. he gets out by Ravichandran Ashwin.
Nicholas Pooran comes to the crease.
He smashed the very 1st ball of the Ashwin, and he didn’t stop continuing hitting. Back to back big overs coming, the first one coming from Tushar Deshpande again. Pooran Smashed six & two fours in that after that, Marcus Stoinis comes into the attack and, he concedes 14 runs off the over.
Glenn Maxwell played an anchor role in this match and scored 32 in 24 balls with the help of three boundaries.
James Neesham powered it across the line and lifted it over deep mid-wicket for a sixer and finished the Match.
Best bowler of the IPL 2020 Kagiso Rabada picked up two wickets. Ashwin & Axar also get 1-1 wicket.
Nicholas Pooran played very well scored 53 off 28 balls with the help of six fours and three sixes.
Shikhar Dhawan, Man of the Match: Today, it happened that way that no one could stick around with me. I took the responsibility of holding one end up and was also hitting the boundaries when I get a chance.
No one in IPL scored back to back a century but, Dhawan is the man who makes a record of scored back to back a century in IPL 2020.