LSG vs DC Highlights, IPL 2023: Mark Wood Registers 5-Wicket Haul As Lucknow Super Giants Rout Delhi Capitals By 50 Runs
LSG vs DC Highlights: Mark Wood returned figures of 5 for 14 as Lucknow Super Giants defeated Delhi Capitals by 50 runs.
IPL 2023, LSG vs DC Highlights: Lucknow Super Giants defeated Delhi Capitals by 50 runs at the Ekana Cricket Stadium on Saturday to kick off their IPL campaign on a superb note. Mark Wood registered a five-wicket haul while Ravi Bishnoi and Avesh Khan picked two apiece as DC were restricted at 143 for 9 in chase of 194 runs. Earlier, Kyle Mayers scored 73 off 38 balls and Nicholas Pooran hit a quickfire 36 as LSG posted 193 for 6 on the sluggish Lucknow pitch. Khaleel Ahmed was the pick of the bowlers for DC with two wickets for 30 runs. DC skipper David Warner had won the toss and opted to bowl in the game. (SCORECARD)
Delhi Capitals (Playing XI): David Warner(c), Prithvi Shaw, Mitchell Marsh, Rilee Rossouw, Sarfaraz Khan(w), Rovman Powell, Axar Patel, Kuldeep Yadav, Chetan Sakariya, Khaleel Ahmed, Mukesh Kumar
Lucknow Super Giants (Playing XI): KL Rahul(c), Kyle Mayers, Marcus Stoinis, Deepak Hooda, Krunal Pandya, Nicholas Pooran(w), Ayush Badoni, Mark Wood, Jaydev Unadkat, Ravi Bishnoi, Avesh Khan
Here are the Highlights of IPL 2023 match between Lucknow Super Giants and Delhi Capitals, straight from Ekana Cricket Stadium, Lucknow
- 23:52 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: Mark Wood named Player of the Match!Mark Wood has deservedly bagged the Player of the Match award. He returned figures of 5 for 14 in the game, which also included wickets on consecutive deliveries.
- 23:25 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: LSG win!Lucknow Super Giants get off to a winning start with a big win over Delhi Capitals in their campaign opener. Since the moment Mark Wood struck on consecutive deliveries, there are no looking back for LSG as they maintained dominance throughout for the remaining part of the game.
- 23:06 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: David Warner is out!David Warner has been dismissed by Avesh Khan. He departs for 56 off 48 balls and that would be the fight back of Delhi Capitals in this big chase.DC 113/7 (16)
- 23:00 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: WICKET!Avesh Khan has got the wicket of Aman Hakim Khan and DC are almost out of the game despite David Warner standing unbeaten on 56 at the other end.DC 112/6 (15.3)
- 22:52 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: Fifty for David Warner!Fifty for David Warner! It comes off 45 balls. He could have scored it a bit quick as DC needed to score runs at a brisk pace.DC 104/5 (14.4)
- 22:50 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: WICKET!Ravi Bishnoi is showing his prowess here at the Ekana Cricket Stadium. He bowls a googly to get rid of the dangerous man Rovman Powell even before he could pose any threat to LSG. DC are five down.DC 94/5 (13.4)
- 22:41 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: WICKET!Rilee Rossouw is gone! Ravi Bishnoi caught him plumb in front of the stumps but the umpire was unconvinced. LSG went upstairs and as they reviewed it, Rossouw started walking towards the dugout. It was later revealed that he had also edged the ball after it hit his pad and the catch was taken by Kyle Mayers.DC 86/4 (12)
- 22:28 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: Expensive over!Ravi Bishnoi leaked 17 runs in his second over. A short ball outside off stump and Rilee Rossouw hit it for a four on the first ball of the over. The South African star also hit a four on the fourth ball of the over before hitting the very next ball for a six.DC 75/3 (10)
- 22:23 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: LSG tighten gripDelhi Capitals need 136 runs in 66 balls. LSG are dominating the game by a fair margin and Mark Wood deserves the credit for it. The required run rate is over 12 for DC. At least one between David Warner and Rilee Rossouw need to charge from one end.DC 58/3 (9)
- 22:13 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: WICKET!A strange shot from Sarfaraz Khan sees him lose his wicket. It was a bouncer from Mark Wood. Sarfaraz first tried to duck it before he played an upper cut on it. The ball met his bat in such a way that it directly travelled into the hands of fine leg fielder Krishnappa Gowtham.DC 48/3 (7)
- 22:03 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: Mark Wood magic!Mark Wood struck twice in two balls to suddenly reduce Delhi Capitals to 41 for 2 from 41 to none. He gave only two runs in his first over. After a really good start ini the chase, DC now find themselves in a state of bother. David Warner has been joined by Sarfaraz Khan in the middle.DC 42/2 (5)
- 21:48 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: Another good over for DC!Nine runs came off Krishnappa Gowtham's first over. Prithvi Shaw started the over with a four towards the square leg before Warner hit a four towards mid-wicket for the second four of the over.DC 33/0 (3)
- 21:42 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: DC's chase underway!Prithvi Shaw and David Warner both are looking in fine touch as Delhi Capitals have got off to a flying start in their chase of 194 runs against Lucknow Super Giants.DC 24/0 (2)
- 21:21 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: LSG end on a high!Krishnappa Gowtham comes as an Impact Player after the wicket of Ayush Badoni and he finished the LSG innings with a big six over long-on. 22 runs came off the last over bowled by Chetan Sakariya. Considering the surface, LSG have got a really good total on the board.LSG 193/6 (20)
- 21:17 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: SIX, SIX and OUT!Ayush Badoni tonked Chetan Sakariya for two big sixes before losing his wicket to the pacer. Badoni scored 18 runs off 7 balls with the help of one four and two sixes.LSG 187/6 (19.5)
- 21:05 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: WICKET!Khaleel Ahmed gets his second wicket as Nicholas Pooran his the fuller delivery directly into the hands of Prithvi Shaw at extra cover. He departs for 36 runs off 21 balls.LSG 165/5 (18.3)
- 21:01 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: Good bowling!Mukesh Kumar bowled a 7-run over, following a 19-run over from Chetan Sakariya. The debutant pacer finishes his quota of four overs without any wicket while he conceded 34 runs in it. Two more over to go.LSG 157/4 (18)
- 20:51 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: SIX, FOUR!Nicholas Pooran is playing a superb knock here for Lucknow Super Giants. He hit Chetan Sakariya for a six on the second ball before pulling the next ball for a four.LSG 141/4 (16.3)
- 20:42 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: WICKET!That's another big wicket for DC. Khaleel Ahmed has got better of Marcus Stoinis. It was bowled outside off stump and Stoinis got an outside edge on it as the ball comfortably travelled into the hands of wicketkeeper Sarfaraz Khan.
- 20:26 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: Mayers is gone!Axar Patel gets better of Kyle Mayers and LSG are three down. It pitched around the off stump and spun back into Mayers. The southpaw literally had no chance as the ball clipped the off stump to end his superb knock. LSG lost momentum.LSG 100/3 (11.3)
- 20:25 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: WICKET!Deepak Hooda falls in the trap of Kuldeep Yadav. He fails to clear the long-off fielder and gets caught in deep. There was flight on offer and Hooda tried to tonk it into the stands. He failed!LSG 98/2 (11)
- 20:20 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: Kyle Mayers on fire!Kyle Mayers hit back-to-back sixes to Axar Patel before taking a single and getting off strike. He is now completing the boundary with ease.LSG 89/1 (10)
- 20:16 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: Fifty for Kyle Mayers!A six towards the backward square leg and that helps Kyle Mayers race to his half-century in only 28 balls. What a debut this is for him!
- 20:06 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: Another SIX from Mayers!Kyle Mayers is taking on Mukesh Kumar. It was a short ball from Mukesh with no such bounce to worry Mayers. The southpaw tonked it deep into the mid-wicket stands, before taking a single on the final ball of the over.LSG 46/1 (7)
- 20:04 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: SIX!Kyle Mayers hit it well and the ball goes over the long-on fence for a six. LSG would need many more like this to boost their scoring rate which is even less than 6 runs per over.LSG 37/1 (6.2)
- 20:02 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: DC dominate powerplay!This is not a good batting track, for sure, as the LSG batters are finding it really hard to time the ball. Meanwhile, DC bowlers have been right on the money from the word go.LSG 30/1 (6)
- 19:52 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: WICKET!KL Rahul has been trapped by Chetan Sakariya. It was slightly short from Sakariya, Rahul wanted to flick it towards fine leg fence but he failed to get a perfect connection and handed an easy catch to Axar Patel at backward square leg.LSG 19/1 (4)
- 19:49 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: SIX!KL Rahul finally gets one from the middle of the bat. It was a fuller delivery from Chetan Sakariya and Rahul hit it wide of long-on for a six.fenceLSG 19/0 (3.4)
- 19:47 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: Slow start for LSG!LSG are off to a slow start as both KL Rahul and Kyle Mayers are finding it hard to time the ball. Meanwhile, nothing to take away from Khaleel Ahmed and Mukesh Kumar, who have bowled tight overs.
- 19:34 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: Good start for Khaleel Ahmed!KL Rahul and Kyle Mayers have started the LSG innings after DC skipper David Warner opted to bowl first. Khaleel Ahmed bowled the first over and conceded only one run.
- 19:21 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: Here are the playing XIs -Lucknow Super Giants (Playing XI): KL Rahul(c), Kyle Mayers, Marcus Stoinis, Deepak Hooda, Krunal Pandya, Nicholas Pooran(w), Ayush Badoni, Mark Wood, Jaydev Unadkat, Ravi Bishnoi, Avesh KhanDelhi Capitals (Playing XI): David Warner(c), Prithvi Shaw, Mitchell Marsh, Rilee Rossouw, Sarfaraz Khan(w), Rovman Powell, Axar Patel, Kuldeep Yadav, Chetan Sakariya, Khaleel Ahmed, Mukesh Kumar
- 19:05 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: Delhi Capitals opt to bowl!Delhi Capitals skipper David Warner has won the toss and opted to bowl against Lucknow Super Giants.
- 18:44 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: New captain for Delhi CapitalsDelhi Capitals will be led by David Warner this season as Rishabh Pant has been ruled out of the entire season. The Indian wicketkeeper-batter is currently recovering from a horrific car crash he met with in December last year.
- 18:32 (IST)LSG vs DC Live: Welcome!Hello everyone, welcome to the live blog of IPL 2023 match between Lucknow Super Giants and Delhi Capitals. Stay connected for the live updates!