IPL2021, DC vs RCB: RCB won the last-ball thriller against DC despite Pant and Hetmyer at the crease till the end.
The 22nd match of IPL2021 had been played between Royal Challengers Banglore and Delhi Capitals at Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad.
However, Delhi Capitals won the toss and choose to bowl first.
Royal Challengers Banglore Innings:
Team RCB scores 171 runs with the loss of 5 wickets in their 20 overs.
RCB did not get to a good start and lost their 2 wickets in just 30 runs.
After that, Once again AB de Villiers comes to the rescue of RCB and played superb innings.
He scores 75 runs not-out off just 42 balls with the help of 3 fours and 5 sixes.
Rajan Patidar and Glenn Maxwell played a good cameo of 31 and 25 runs respectively.
For DC, Ishant, Rabada, Avesh Khan, Mishra and Axar Patel all pick 1 wicket each in the match.
So, Royal Challengers Banglore gives the target of 172 runs to Delhi Capitals to win the match.
Delhi Capitals Innings:
Team DC could not able to chase down the target and fall short of just 1 run.
DC also did not get to a good start and lost their 2 wickets in just 28 runs.
Shikhar Dhawan and Steve Smith got out after scoring a single-digit score.
Stoinis and Prithvi Shaw got out after scoring 21 and 22 runs respectively.
After that, Rishabh Pant and Hetmyer put up a good partnership for the 5th wicket.
Captain Rishabh Pant scores 58 runs off 48 balls with the help of 6 fours.
Hetmyer scores 53 runs off 25 balls with the help of 2 fours and 4 sixes.
For RCB, Purple cap holder Harshal Patel took 2 wickets in the match.
Mohammad Siraj and Kyle Jamieson took 1 wicket each in the match.
So, Royal Challengers Banglore beats Delhi Capitals by 1 run and reaches the top of the point table.
AB de Villiers becomes the player of the match for his heroic inning.