IPL Highlights, RR vs DC: Rishabh Pant Propels Delhi Capitals To 6-Wicket Win vs Rajasthan Royals

Updated:22 April 2019 23:58 IST

IPL 2019, Rajasthan Royals vs Delhi Capitals Highlights: Rajasthan Royals scored 191/6 in 20 overs.

IPL Highlights, RR vs DC: Rishabh Pant Propels Delhi Capitals To 6-Wicket Win vs Rajasthan Royals
RR vs DC IPL Score: Rishabh Pant remained unbeaten on 78 off 36 balls. © BCCI/IPL

Delhi Capitals (DC) defeated Rajasthan Royals (RR) by 6 wickets in match 40 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019 played at Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur. Chasing 192, DC were given a flying start by Shikhar Dhawan. The left-hander scored a quickfire 54 off 27 balls. This was his 36th IPL fifty. Dhawan's innings included 8 fours and 2 sixes. He put together 72 runs for the 1st wicket with Prithvi Shaw. Captain Shreyas Iyer (4) fell cheaply. Rishabh Pant then joined Shaw, to stitch together 84 runs for the 3rd wicket. Shaw departed for 42 off 39 (4 fours, 1 six). But, Pant (78 not out) ensured that DC do not falter in their run-chase. The hard-hitting batsman hit 6 fours and 4 sixes. Sherfane Rutherford scored 11 off 5 balls (1 four, 1 six) towards the end. With this win, Delhi Capitals leapfrog Chennai Super Kings to go top of the points table. Earlier, RR scored 191/6 in 20 overs. (SCORECARD)

IPL 2019 Highlights Updates Between Rajasthan Royals vs Delhi Capitals, straight from Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur.

  • 23:42 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    Thank you for joining us

    This brings an end to match 40 of IPL 2019 between Rajasthan Royals and Delhi Capitals in Jaipur. Thank you for joining us for the live coverage.
  • 23:35 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    SIX!

    Pant hits the ball towards deep mid-wicket region. Delhi Capitals win by 6 wickets. The TV umpire confirmed through the replay that the ball was hitting the ropes without touching the ground.
  • 23:34 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    Jaydev Unadkat will be bowling the 20th over.
  • 23:33 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    Delhi Capitals need 6 runs to win off the final over.
  • 23:32 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    SIX!

    Pant smacks the final ball of Archer's over, over the long-on region.
  • 23:31 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    Comedy of errors!

    Miss fielding by Stuart Binny and Ben Stokes allowed Pant and Ingram to take two extra runs. 
  • 23:29 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    Archer bowling the 19th over has gone for just one run in 3 balls.
  • 23:27 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    Colin Ingram is the new batsman at the crease.
  • 23:26 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    WICKET!

    Kulkarni strikes! He gets the wicket of Sherfane Rutherford. The batsman mishits the ball as Riyan Parag takes the catch at long-off. DC are 175/4 in 18 overs.
  • 23:25 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    FOUR!

    Rutherford dispatches the ball in the deep extra cover region.
  • 23:22 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    SIX!

    Rutherford smacks the ball over long-on.
  • 23:22 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    Delhi Capitals need 30 runs to win in 18 balls.
  • 23:20 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    Sherfane Rutherford is the new batsman at the crease.
  • 23:19 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    WICKET!

    Shreyas Gopal strikes! Prithvi Shaw top-edges the ball as Riyan Parag takes the catch at long-on. Delhi Capitals are 161/3 in 16.4 overs.
  • 23:17 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    FREE HIT! FOUR!

    Pant smacks the ball straight down the ground as he hits his 6th boundary.
  • 23:16 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    No ball! FOUR!

    Pant gets another boundary. He single-handedly hits the ball towards the fine-leg region. 
  • 23:14 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    After 16 overs

    Delhi Capitals are 151/2. Pant- 51 not out; Shaw- 42 not out.
  • 23:13 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    FIFTY!

    With this six, Pant brings up his 10th IPL half-century.
  • 23:12 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    SIX!

    Pant uses the pace of the ball and flicks it towards fine-leg.
  • 23:10 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    Jofra Archer come in to bowl the 16th over.
  • 23:09 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    After 15 overs

    10 runs were scored in Unadkat's over. Delhi Capitals are 142/2. They need 50 runs to win from 30 balls.
  • 23:06 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    FOUR!

    Pant pulls the ball over short fine-leg to get his 4th boundary.
  • 23:05 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    Jaydev Unadkat will be bowling the 15th over.
  • 23:02 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    Time-out!

    Delhi Capitals are 132/2 after 14 overs. They need 60 runs to win in 36 balls.
  • 23:01 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    FOUR!

    Pant sweeps the ball over the 30-yard circle towards the fine-leg region. This brings up the 50-run partnership between Shaw and Pant.
  • 22:59 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    Kulkarni bowling the 14th over has given away 6 runs in 4 balls.
  • 22:55 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    SIX!

    Shaw smacks the ball over long-on to hit his first maximum.
  • 22:54 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    FOUR!

    Shaw pulls the ball in the gaps towards deep square leg.
  • 22:51 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    Jaydev Unadkat comes in to bowl the 13th over.
  • 22:51 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    After 12 overs

    Delhi Capitals are 108/2. They need 84 runs to win in 48 balls.
  • 22:50 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    SIX!

    Pant dances down the track and dismisses the ball over long-on. This is his first maximum of the match.
  • 22:49 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    100 up!

    Pant drives the ball square of the wicket as he and Shaw take two runs. DC are 100/2 in 11.3 overs.  
  • 22:47 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    FOUR!

    Shaw welcomes Gopal with a boundary. He drives the ball towards deep extra cover. 
  • 22:45 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    FOUR!

    Pant pulls the ball towards the backward square leg region.
  • 22:45 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    FOUR!

    Pant dispatches the short, widish ball towards fine-leg.
  • 22:42 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    Halfway!

    Delhi Capitals are 81/2 after 10 overs. Shaw is batting on 20, while Pant is unbeaten on 3.
  • 22:39 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    After 9 overs

    Delhi Capitals are 78/2. They need 114 runs to win in 66 balls.
  • 22:37 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    Rishabh Pant is the new batsman at the crease.
  • 22:36 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    WICKET!

    Parag strikes! He gets the wicket of Delhi Capitals' captain Shreyas Iyer. Stokes takes the catch at long-on. DC are 77/2 in 8.5 overs. 
  • 22:35 (IST)Apr 22, 2019

    After 8 overs

    Delhi Capitals are 73/1.
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