Heroics from Shreyas Iyer (96) helped Delhi Daredevils (DD) beat Gujarat Lions (GL) by two wickets at Kanpur in an Indian Premier League (IPL) game. Gujarat, despite chipping in wickets at regular intervals, could not halt the flow of runs and kept on leaking runs. Smart batting from Iyer saw him help his team cross the total of 195 in 19.4 overs. For Gujarat, James Faulkner finished for 2 for 29 in his four overs. (SCORECARD)
Catch highlights of the match between Gujarat Lions and Delhi Daredevils.
23:36 IST: Four! Amit Mishra hits the wining runs!! Delhi have done it, beat Gujarat by two wickets.
23:34 IST: Clean bowled! Brilliant yorker from Thampi, Iyer gets an inside edge and stumps are all over the place. Delhi need 7 runs off 4 balls.
23:33 IST: Good running from Iyer, takes two runs off the first ball.
23:32 IST: Delhi need another nine runs to overhaul the Gujarat total. Shreyas Iyer and Mohammad Shami on strike.
23:31 IST: Four! Slower ball from Faulkner, Shami slashes at the ball with full power, mis-timed, ball spins past towards the short third man.
23:27 IST: Out! Faulkner sends Pat Cummins back to pavilion.
23:26 IST: Good over from Thampi, Delhi now need 15 more runs from 12 balls to win.
23:21 IST: Delhi nearing victory as they need 23 off 18 balls.
23:20 IST: Big over for Delhi, score 21 runs off the Faulkner over! Iyer is on fire vs Gujarat!
23:14 IST: Three in three for Delhi! Shreyas Iyer is punishing the bowlers.
23:12 IST: Four again! On the pads, Iyers guides the ball past the fine leg for a boundary.
23:13 IST: Four! Demolishing the bowlers, Iyer carves the ball for a well timed boundary.
23:12 IST: Delhi Daredevils need 58 runs in 30 balls.
23:11 IST: Four again! Cummins this time slaps the ball straight down the ground for the fourth boundary of the over. Big over for Delhi, score 17 runs.
23:10 IST: Four! Inside out from Cummins, guides the pitched up Sangwan delivery towards the boundary.
23:09 IST: Back-to-back boundaries from Iyer off Sangwan.
23:05 IST: Brilliant 14th over from Kulkarni, a wicket and two runs.
23:04 IST: Caught and bowled! Slower ball from Kulkarni, Brathwaite heaves it straight up in the air. Dlehi lose their sixth, Gujarat in command.
23:00 IST: After 13 overs, Delhi stand at 119 for five. Carlos Brathwaite and Shreyas Iyer at the crease for Delhi.
22:58 IST: Four! Full from Jadeja, Brathwaite reverse sweeps the ball in between the wicket-keeper's legs.
22:55 IST: Four! Wide from Thampi, Iyer guides the ball for a boundary on the off-side.
22:53 IST: Run-out! Jadeja takes a shy at the stumps, Anderson falls short of the crease. Delhi 104 for five.
22:52 IST: Four! Wide from Thampi, Anderson punches off the backfoot for a boundary.
22:51 IST: Delhi bring up their 100 with four wickets down in 11.2 overs.
22:46 IST: Run-out! Ravindra Jadeja sends Samuel packing with a sharp throw at the stumps.
22:44 IST: Four! Same ball, same result, Iyer plays identical shot.
22:43 IST: Four! Iyer intentionally plays the ball towards the third man for a boundary.
22:41 IST: Six! Iyer clubs Jadeja for a maximum straight down the ground.
22:36 IST: Out! Slower delivery from Faulkner, Nair chips the ball up in the air and Dwayne Smith completes a comfortable catch.
22:33 IST: Four! Nair reverse sweeps Jadeja for a boundary in the last ball of the over.
22:30 IST: At the end of the powerplay, Delhi stand at 64 for two.
22:29 IST: Four! Nair intentionally plays the ball over short third man. Good over for Delhi, score 17 runs off the Smith over.
22:28 IST: Four again! Back-to-back boundaries for Nair off Smith.
22:27 IST: Four! Short from Smith, Nair goes aerial and clears the in field for a boundary.
22:26 IST: Four! Wide from Dwayne Smith, Iyer gets on top of the ball and slaps the ball for a boundary.
22:25 IST: Six! Length ball from Thampi, Nair goes inside out for a maximum. Costly over for Thampi, gives away 15 runs.
22:23 IST: Four! Thampi straying onto the pads, gets flicked by Iyer.
22:22 IST: Four! Full length from Thampi, Iyer flicks the ball for a boundary.
22:19 IST: Four! Width from Sangwan, Iyer crunches it for a boundary.
22:17 IST: Four! Wide from Sangwan and Karun nair drives it beautifully for a boundary.
22:15 IST: Four! Little bit of width from Kulkarni, Iyer punches the ball off the backfoot for a boundary.
22:10 IST: Run-out! Poor cricket from Delhi, Pant after defending the ball walks around the crease as Raina hits the stumps directly. Delhi lose two wickets in three balls.
22:09 IST: Four! Short of a length from Sangwan, Pant gets off the the mark with a boundary.
22:07 IST: Out! Short and wide from Sangwan, trying to cut, Samson drags the ball back to the stumps. Delhi 11 for one after 1.3 overs.
22:06 IST: Four! Wide from Sangwan and Samson powers the ball for a boundary.
22:00 IST: After the first over Delhi stand at seven for no loss.
21:58 IST: Four! Back of a length from Kulkarni, Samson slams the ball for a boundary.
21:57 IST: Dhawal Kulkarni starting the proceedings for Gujarat.
21:56 IST: Karun Nair and Sanju Samson is opening the batting for Delhi Daredevils.
21:55 IST: Welcome back to the second innings.
21:46 IST: Gujarat Lions finish 195 for five in 20 overs.
21:45 IST: Four! Inside edge from Faulkner adds four more runs to the team's totals.
21:40 IST: Rishabh Pant goes off the field due to an injury. Failing to complete a throw from Shreyas Iyer, Pant hurt his finger.
21:34 IST: Bowled! Beautiful yorker from Shami, Finch trying to carve, misses and the ball crashes into the stumps.
21:34 IST: Four! Full toss from Shami, Jadeja puts the ball away with authority.
21:31 IST: Four! Finch this time goes on the leg side.
21:29 IST: Four! Wide from Cummins and Finch lofts the ball over extra cover for a boundary.
21:27 IST: Four again! Carlos proved to be costly in his four overs.
21:27 IST: Four! Jadeja gets off the mark with a four off Brathwaite.
21:25 IST: Six! Finch brings up his 13th IPL half-century with a maximum straight down the ground.
21:23 IST: Out! Full length from Carlos and Dinesh Karthik sends the ball straight to Corey Anderson at long on.
21:20 IST: Gujarat Lions after 16 overs stand at 148 for three.
21:19 IST: Six! Knuckle ball from Zaheer, Finch dispatches the ball for a maximum on the leg side.
21:12 IST: Four! Brathwaite trying to angle the ball in, Finch guides the ball away for a boundary on the leg side.
21:11 IST: Six! Good length ball from Shami and Karthik slams the ball over the bowler's head for a beautiful shot.
21:07 IST: After 13 overs, Delhi stand at 115 for three.
21:04 IST: Four! Anderosn goes leg side and Karthik using the pace guides the ball away for a boundary.
21:03 IST: Four! Finch welcomes Anderson with a boundary on the leg side. Finch and Karthik bring up their 50-run partnership.
21:02 IST: Good over from Pat Cummins, concedes only four runs.
20:59 IST: Gujarat bring up their 100 in 11.2 overs.
20:56 IST: Four! Short from Anderson, Karthik slaps the ball through extra cover for a boundary.
20:54 IST: 10 overs done, Gujarat Lions stand at 91 for three.
20:53 IST: Aaron Finch and Dinesh Karthik are keeping the scoreboard ticking with singles and doubles.
20:47 IST: Six!! Finch slams Mishra for back-to-back sixes!
20:46 IST: Six! Mishra tosses the ball up to Finch and he smokes the ball on the leg side for a huge maximum.
20:43 IST: After eight overs, Gujarat stand at 70 for three.
20:42 IST: Four! Onto the pads from Carlos and Karthik tucks the ball away for a boundary.
20:39 IST: Out!! Googly from Mishra, Kishan sweeps, top edges the ball to Zaheer Khan.
20:35 IST: Four! Amit Mishra bowls on the leg side and Kishan sweeps the ball fine for a boundary.
20:34 IST: After six overs, Gujarat stand at 50 for two.
20:31 IST: Bowled! Pat Cummins bowls full, Raina makes room, misses, ball crashes into the stumps.
20:30 IST: Four! Short from Pat Cummins, Raina guides the ball away on the off-side for a boundary.
20:25 IST: Four! Too wide from Zaheer, Kishan looking to heave, ball takes an inside edge an rolls to fine leg for a boundary.
20:22 IST: Four! Ishan Kishan punishing Shami now.
20:20 IST: Six! Down the leg side from Shami, Kishan dispatches him for a maximum.
20:17 IST: Out! Short ball from Shami, Smith pulls straight to Amit Mishra. Ishan Kishan runs towards the strikers end, and Smith falls short of crease at the non-strikers end and Shami takes the bails. Gujarat 21 for one.
20:12 IST: Four! Full from Zaheer and Kishan puts is away on the leg side for a boundary.
20:11 IST: Gujarat after the second over stand at 15 for no loss.
20:08 IST: Four! Just around off from Shami and Kishan makes no mistakes and scores his first boundary.
20:04 IST: Decent start from Gujarat, after the first over, Lions start at seven for no loss.
20:02 IST: Four! Zaheer Khan straying on the pads, Smith tucks the ball away for the first boundary.
19:59 IST: Zaheer Khan is leading the bowling attack for the Daredevils.
19:58 IST: Dwayne Smith and Ishan Kishan are opening the batting for Gujarat Lions.
19:38 IST: Playing XI for Delhi:
DD XI: S Samson, K Nair, S Iyer, R Pant (W), C Anderson, M Samuels, C Brathwaite, P Cummins, A Mishra, M Shami, Z Khan (C) #GLvDD— NDTV Live Scores (@CricketNDTVLive) May 10, 2017
19:37 IST: Playing XI for Gujarat:
GL XI: D Smith, I Kishan, S Raina (C), D Karthik (W), A Finch, R Jadeja, J Faulkner, D Kulkarni, P Sangwan, B Thampi, A Soni #GLvDD— NDTV Live Scores (@CricketNDTVLive) May 10, 2017
19:33 IST: Team changes -- For Delhi, Kagiso Rabada makes way for Carlos Brathwaite.
19:30 IST: Delhi Daredevils captain Zaheer Khan wins toss, elects to bowl against Gujarat.
19:25 IST: It's toss time!
19:00 IST: Hello and welcome to the live blog of the match between Gujarat Lions and Delhi Daredevils straight from Kanpur.
With eight points from 11 games, Delhi had held on a faint hope of qualifying for the play-off but once Sunrisers Hyderabad defeated Mumbai Indians to move into 15 points, it was all over for Zaheer Khan's men.
Gujarat too have been hurt by their lack of depth in bowling and they are now at the sixth spot with four wins and eight losses.