Chennai: Shikhar Dhawan’s 92-runs cameo including 13 fours and 3 sixes helped Delhi Capitals (DC) beat Punjab Kings (PBKS) by 6 wickets in the Indian Premier League at the Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai on Sunday.
After being put to bat first PBKS post a total of 195/4 with the help of half centuries hit by Mayank Agarwal (69) & KL Rahul (61) against Delhi Capitals (DC).
Delhi Capitals have won the toss and have opted to field.
Agarwal’s aggressive partnership with Rahul, smashing 69 runs in 36 balls with seven fours and four sixes. The duo managed to get 59 runs within the powerplay.
Brief scores: Punjab Kings 195/4 in 20 overs (Mayank Agarwal 69, KL Rahul 61; Lukman Meriwala 1/32) lose to Delhi Capitals 198/4 in 20 overs (Shikhar Dhawan 92, Prithvi Shaw 32; Jhye Richardson 2/41) by six wickets
Delhi Capitals (Playing XI): Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Steven Smith, Rishabh Pant(w/c), Marcus Stoinis, Lalit Yadav, Chris Woakes, Ravichandran Ashwin, Kagiso Rabada, Avesh Khan, Lukman Meriwala
Punjab Kings (Playing XI): KL Rahul(w/c), Mayank Agarwal, Chris Gayle, Deepak Hooda, Nicholas Pooran, Shahrukh Khan, Jhye Richardson, Jalaj Saxena, Mohammed Shami, Riley Meredith, Arshdeep Singh