IPL 2018 DD vs CSK: Struggling Delhi posts 162/5 against Chennai
New Delhi: The last over blitz by Harshal Patel guided Delhi Daredevils (DD) to 162/5 against Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in Indian Premier League (IPL 2018) at the Feroz Shah Kotla ground here on Friday.
Prithvi Shaw was the first to depart as after playing many rash shots, he finally threw his wicket at 17 runss off 17 balls with 1 four and a six. Skipper Shreyas Iyer, who opened the inning today, scored 19 runs off 22 balls with 3 fours.
Rishabh Pant had aa rare failure today as he could only score 38 runs off 26 balls with 3 fours and 2 sixes. This score would have been a good one for an average player but not for a player like Pant.
Glenn Maxwell continnued his failure saga in IPL 2018 and went back at 5 runs off 7 balls.
Vijay Shankar remained unbeaten at 36 runs off 28 balls with 2 fours and 2 sixes, while Abhishek Sharma could only add 2 runs off 4 balls.
Harshal Patel played a very crucial inning of 36 runs off 16 balls with 1 four and 4 sixes. His knock included 26 runs from the last over of Dwayne Bravo.
Lungi Ngidi changed the momentum of the game by picking up two wickets - Shreyas Iyer and RIshabh Pant - in the same over. He went for 14 runs in three overs and settled for two wickets.
Deepak Chahar, Ravindra Jadeja and Shardul Thakur also picked up a wicket each.
CSK has a huge batting lineup which is capable of chasing down such targets easily.