Kings XI Punjab Beat Delhi Capitals To Go 5th In Table
Shikhar Dhawan's second century in a row went in vain as Kings XI Punjab beat Delhi Capitals to win their third game on the trot.
Shikhar Dhawan became the first player to score back-to-back centuries as his 106* helped Delhi Capitals put 164 on the board
Mohammed Shami took two wickets and was the pick of the bowlers for Kings XI Punjab
Ravichandran Ashwin dismissed Chris Gayle after he hit 25 in the previous over, and then also effected the run-out of Mayank Agarwal in the same over to put KXIP under the pump
Nicholas Pooran played a whirlwind knock of 53 off 28 to take KXIP close to victory after their early stumble
Kagiso Rabada once again impressed with the ball, taking the key wickets of Nicholas Pooran and a set Glenn Maxwell, but it wasn't enough for Delhi Capitals
Glenn Maxwell took the wicket of Rishabh Pant and then played a crucial knock of 32, putting KXIP comfortably close to victory by the time he got out to Rabada