DC vs KKR IPL 2021 Highlights: Prithvi Shaw Shreds Kolkata Knight Riders As Delhi Capitals Coast To Victory
IPL 2021, DC vs KKR Highlights, Delhi Capitals vs Kolkata Knight Riders: Prithvi Shaw broke records in the first over of the chase when he started brilliantly to hit six fours against Shivam Mavi as DC went on to win by seven wickets and 21 balls to spare vs KKR.
Delhi Capitals (DC) batsmen stamped their authority over Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) bowlers' as they registered a comfortable seven-wicket victory in Match 25 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) in Ahmedabad. The run-chase started with a bang as DC opener Prithvi Shaw (82 runs off 41 balls) scored six fours against Shivam Mavi in the first over to make his intentions clear from the start. Shikhar Dhawan (46 runs off 47 balls) kept a calm head at the other end as he played the supporting role to perfection. Earlier, KKR batsmen struggled to keep going as they set a modest 155-run target for DC to chase. Andre Russell (45* off 27 balls) finished the innings with some huge sixes to help KKR pass the 150-run mark on the last ball of the innings. This was KKR's fifth loss in seven games while DC registered their fifth victory this season to occupy the second place in the points table for the time being. (SCORECARD)
IPL 2021 Match 25 Highlights Between Delhi Capitals (DC) vs Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) from Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad.
- 22:51 (IST)DC Win By Seven Wickets!DC win by seven wickets and 21 balls to spare after a Prithvi Shaw-blitz and a mature head by Shikhar Dhawan took them home comfortably.KKR bowlers were taken to cleaners, specially Mavi who was at the receiving end of devastating Shaw-show.This was DC's fifth win in seven games while KKR lost their fifth game in seven matches so far this season.That's all from the DC vs KKR blog for today, do join us with more exciting IPL action tomorrow. Till then, goodbye and take care.
- 21:15 (IST)Andre Russell finished with some huge hits over the fence to take KKR beyond the 150-run mark on the last ball of the innings.DC bowlers kept a check on the run-rate throughout the innings with Stoinis, Axar and Lalit Yadav all chipping in with wickets.DC openers Prithvi Shaw and Shikhar Dhawan will look to give a solid start for their team to build upon as they chase 155 for victory to earn their fifth win of the tournament.Stay tuned for the run-chase!