April 1, 2010

Delhi Daredevils won the match against Rajasthan Royals

Delhi Daredevils played their home match against the Rajasthan Royals at Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi. Delhi Daredevils won the toss & elected to bat first.
Opening their batting innings, Delhi Daredevils lost 4 wickets in first 9 overs. 79 runs partnership between the skipper Gautam Gambhir & Dinesh Karthik helped Delhi Daredevils to reach a total of 188 runs loosing 6 wickets completing 20 overs. Team's top scorer was Dinesh Karthik, who scored 69 runs in 38 deliveries which included 6 fours & 4 sixes.Gautam Gambhir scored 43 runs from 37 deliveries. Shane Warne was the consitent bowler with an economy of 6.5 runs per over.
Chasing the score of 188, Rajasthan Royals started their batting innings. In the first over, Rajasthan Royals lost 2 important wickets & by 5th over they lost 2 more wickets. It was Yusuf Pathan, who was at crease now, the most reliable batsman in the Rajasthan Royals side. He scored 24 runs in 14 balls which included 2 fours & 2 huge sixes & got out in the 9th over. Rajasthan Royals thereon started to struggle as they were loosing wickets in regular intervals. By 17.4 over Rajasthan Royals lost all their 10 wickets by scoring only 121 runs.
Delhi Daredevils won the match by 67 runs.

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