That's it! Rishabh Pant finishes in style. Delhi Capitals win by five wickets and with this, Rajasthan Royals are out of IPL 2019. Delhi Capitals move to second spot on the IPL 2019 points table with this victory.
OUT! Ish Sodhi strikes once again. He gets rid of Colin Ingram. Ajinkya Rahane takes the catch. Can Delhi Capitals press the panic button here? Ingram c Rahane b Ish Sodhi 12(23)
Halfway through and Delhi Capitals need 46 more runs to win. Rishabh Pant is batting on 23 and giving him company is Colin Ingram. Delhi nearing their win.
OUT! Against the run of play, Shreyas Gopal picks a wicket. He removes Delhi skipper Shreyas Iyer. Is this the opening Royals were searching for? S Iyer c Livingstone b Shreyas Gopal 15(9
End of Powerplay overs. Shreyas Iyer smashed Ish Sodhi for two back to back sixes. That relives the Delhi camp. Rishabh Pant also picked a boundary on the last ball. DC now need 70 runs in 84 balls.
OUT! Two in two for Ish Sodhi. He first removes Shikhar Dhawan, who was caught between long-on and long-off. And then on next ball, Prithvi Shaw dragged one back on to the stumps.
Varun Aaron with the second over and he gives away nine runs from it. This is turning out to be a good start for Delhi Capitals. Meanwhile, Royals need to pick wickets early on to stay in the game.
Shikhar Dhawan and Prithvi Shaw are the Delhi Capitals' openers. Decent start this for Delhi as six runs come from the first over. Gowtham bowled the first over for Royals.
That's the end of Rajasthan Royals' innings. Riyan Parag takes RR to 115. What a knock by Riyan, he completes his maiden IPL fifty with a six. And becomes youngest to register a half-century in IPL. Riyan finishes with 50 off 49 balls. Do join us for DC's chase.
OUT! Ish Sodhi is caught near cover. He gets the leading edge and Amit Mishra takes the catch. Royals seven down now. First wicket for Trent Boult. Ish Sodhi c Mishra b Boult 6(11)
It’s a Super Saturday and Delhi Capitals are all set to take on the Rajasthan Royals today at the Ferozshah Kotla in Delhi. A victory here to the Rajasthan Royals would bring them closer to the playoffs. Placed on number three of the IPL 2019 points table, the Delhi Capitals have already qualified for the playoffs whereas, Rajasthan Royals are on number six with 11 points. The last time the two teams locked horns, the Delhi Capitals went on to win the game by six wickets to spare. DC vs RR, IPL 2019 Live Cricket Streaming: Watch Free Telecast of Delhi Capitals vs Rajasthan Royals on Star Sports and Hotstar Online.
The team lost the game despite Ajinkya Rahane’s second IPL hundred. Now, talking about their head-to-head record, out of 19 games played by both teams, team Delhi Capitals have won eight games and lost 11. Team DC would want to sharpen their bowling as they would miss the services of Kagiso Rabada.
Delhi Capitals: Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer(c), Rishabh Pant(w), Colin Ingram, Sherfane Rutherford, Axar Patel, Sandeep Lamichhane, Amit Mishra, Ishant Sharma, Trent Boult, Hanuma Vihari, Colin Munro, Ankush Bains, Jagadeesha Suchith, Manjot Kalra, Chris Morris, Keemo Paul, Jalaj Saxena, Rahul Tewatia, Avesh Khan, Nathu Singh, Bandaru Ayyappa
Rajasthan Royals: Sanju Samson(w), Liam Livingstone, Ajinkya Rahane(c), Riyan Parag, Stuart Binny, Mahipal Lomror, Shreyas Gopal, Jaydev Unadkat, Varun Aaron, Oshane Thomas, Ashton Turner, Ish Sodhi, Prashant Chopra, Manan Vohra, Aryaman Birla, Rahul Tripathi, Krishnappa Gowtham, Shashank Singh, Shubham Ranjane, Dhawal Kulkarni, Sudhesan Midhun