Delhi Capitals (DC) as soon as once more proved their mettle towards Punjab Kings (PBKS) in Match 11 of the continued Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 season, successful by six wickets, on the Wankhede Stadium on Sunday. Meanwhile, within the different fixture of the day, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) maintained their unbeaten run, registering a 38-run win over Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in Match 10, on the MA Chidambaram Stadium. The Virat Kohli-led outfit have gained all three of their fixtures till now. Glenn Maxwell, AB de Villiers and Harshal Patel continued with wonderful kind, placing prime shows vs KKR. Maxwell and De Villiers smashed 78 and 76 runs respectively, with the South African veteran remaining unbeaten. Harshal took two wickets in 4 overs, conceding 17 runs solely. On the opposite hand, Shikhar Dhawan narrowly missed out on a century for Delhi Capitals, getting dismissed after scoring 92 runs in 42 balls. The India worldwide additionally slammed 13 fours and two sixes. KL Rahul, who completed on prime of the Orange Cap race final season, scored a valiant knock of 61 runs in 51 balls, however could not stop his facet’s second defeat of the season.
IPL 2021 Points Table
With the large win vs KKR, RCB have as soon as once more occupied the highest spot within the IPL 2021 Points Table. Mumbai Indians (MI) who climbed to pole place on Saturday, have been toppled to 3rd place, with Delhi climbing to second place. PBKS and KKR are having comparable fortunes like IPL 2020, and are within the lower-half of the standings. The KL Rahul-led facet are in seventh place, with KKR in sixth.
Race for Orange Cap
After RCB’s win, Glenn Maxwell was propelled to prime spot within the Orange Cap race with 176 runs from three video games. But his keep in pole place was short-lived, as a wonderful knock by Dhawan despatched him on prime of the pack. Dhawan has scored 186 runs in three fixtures. Rahul can also be nonetheless in competition to win the Orange Cap for a second consecutive 12 months, and is in third spot with 157 runs from three matches. Nitish Rana (155 from 3) and De Villiers (125 from 3) are in fourth and fifth place respectively.
Race for Purple Cap
Harshal has been in glorious kind this season, and his show towards KKR has helped him transfer forward of Rahul Chahar (7 wickets) within the Purple Cap race. The RCB bowler has essentially the most wickets at the moment, with 9 dismissals from three matches. Avesh Khan registered a wicket vs PBKS, and is in third spot with six dismissals. Trent Boult (6) and Andre Russell (6) are in fourth and fifth positions respectively.
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