IPL 2021, DC Vs CSK: Delhi Capitals won the last over with a four, beat Chennai to reach the top

IPL 2021, DC Vs CSK: Delhi Capitals won the last over with a four

DC vs CSK: IPL 2021 saw a low-scoring game once again on Monday. Delhi won in this match played between Delhi Capitals and Chennai Super Kings. Chasing just 137 runs, Delhi's team got the victory in the last over and defeated Chennai by 3 wickets. With this, the team of Delhi Capitals once again reached the top of the points table.

CSK made 3 and Delhi made 1 change

CSK made two changes, Robin Uthappa in place of Suresh Raina, Dwayne Bravo in place of Sam Curran, and Deepak Chahar in place of KM Asif. At the same time, Delhi gave Ripple Patel a chance in place of Steve Smith.

Delhi got the victory in the last over

Chennai Super Kings batted first in this match and scored only 136 runs. When the team of Delhi Capitals came out to chase the target, it got a quick start, but Prithvi Shaw was soon out. After this Shikhar Dhawan took his team forward, but wickets kept falling from the other side. Birthday boy captain Rishabh Pant also could not do any big miracle.

This match of Delhi Capitals and Chennai Super Kings reached the last over. Delhi needed 6 runs in the last over. But Dwayne Bravo first gave two runs and then also gave a wide ball. However, after this, the wicket of Axar Patel fell but in the end, Kagiso Rabada hit a four, and Delhi Capitals won. In the last, Shirman Hetmyer scored 28 runs in just 18 balls for Delhi.

Rituraj got a big chance

On the second ball of the match, Enrique Nortya dismissed Rituraj Gaikwad lbw, but Gaikwad went against the decision of the umpire and took DRS. It was clearly visible in the replays that the ball was leaving the wicket and going outside the leg-stump. After which Rituraj got a big life donation at 0. However, he could not take advantage of this life and gave his catch to R Ashwin on the score of (13) off Nortya's ball.

Axar Patel got the first success for Delhi by dismissing Faf du Plessis (10). After this, Akshar Patel also showed the way to the pavilion by dismissing Moeen Ali (5). Robin Uthappa (19), playing the first match for CSK, could not show anything special. Ashwin got him out by c and ball. Dhoni-Rayudu added 70 runs for the 5th wicket.

Chennai's batting failed, only Rayudu shone

Chennai's batting against Delhi proved to be a failure this time too. Rituraj Gaikwad and Faf du Plessis lost their wickets early, followed by Robin Uthappa, who came in place of Suresh Raina. Ambati Rayudu played an unbeaten 55 runs for Chennai, Mahendra Singh Dhoni also could not do any wonders and could only score 18 runs in 27 balls. In 20 overs, Chennai's team scored only 136 runs losing 5 wickets in this way.

Delhi again on top in the points table

This season has been good for Delhi Capitals. After defeating Chennai, Delhi Capitals once again reached the top of the Point Tables. Delhi's team has a total of 20 points in 13 matches. While Chennai's team has 18 points in 13 matches. So far the teams of Delhi Capitals, Chennai Super Kings, and Royal Challengers Bangalore have qualified for the playoffs. While the battle for a spot is still going on.

Delhi team has defeated Chennai 3 times in a row

Talking about the overall head-to-head in IPL, Chennai has the upper hand over Delhi, but in the last three matches, Delhi has defeated Chennai three times in a row. This also includes the victory in the first phase of the 2021 season. However, after that match, Chennai has shown excellent momentum. Chennai had won 4 consecutive matches in Phase-2 of the IPL before losing the match against Rajasthan.

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