IPL Live Score, DC vs RR: Mustafizur Rahman Removes Shimron Hetmyer As Delhi Capitals Eye Late Flourish

LIVE IPL Score, DC vs RR: Mustafizur Rahman Removes Shimron Hetmyer As Delhi Capitals Eye Late Flourish

DC vs RR IPL Score: RR took some crucial wickets early on against DC.© BCCI/IPL

Shreyas Iyer was also dismissed as Delhi Capitals (DC) lost track versus Rajasthan Royals (RR) with regular wickets. Rishabh Pant was dismissed by Mustafizur Rahman after Kartik Tyagi removed opener Shikhar Dhawan and Chetan Sakariya dismissed Prithvi Shaw early. Earlier, Pant-led DC were asked to bat first by RR skipper Sanju Samson after winning the toss in Abu Dhabi. RR bring in David Miller and Tabraiz Shamsi in place of Evin Lewis and Chris Morris while DC are forced to make a change due to an injury to Marcus Stoinis, who is replaced by Lalit Yadav. DC have continued from where they left off in the first phase of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 in India. DC have registered seven wins in nine games in IPL 2021 so far and are currently placed second in the IPL points table. A win would help them overtake Chennai Super Kings (CSK) at the top for the time being. RR, on the other hand, escaped with a two-run win against Punjab Kings (PBKS) in their previous match and will be aiming for a better start to this game scheduled to be played in Abu Dhabi. (Live Scorecard)

IPL 2021 Live Score Updates Between DC vs RR, Straight From Sheikh Zayed Stadium:

  • 17:01 (IST)

    Wicket !

    Hetmyer falls to Mustafizur as DC lose their fifth in the 17th over

    DC 121/5 after 16.3 overs

  • 16:59 (IST)

    DC Going Hard Now !

    Hetmyer has raced to 28 runs off 14 balls as DC try to get as many as possible in the last four overs

    DC 120/4 after 16 overs

  • 16:54 (IST)

    Twin Fours !

    Hetmyer hits two back-to-back fours on the off-side against Tyagi to get DC going

    DC 114/4 after 15.3 overs

  • 16:48 (IST)

    Four !

    Shimron Hetmyer hits over the short-cover region for a four off Sakariya

    DC 98/4 after 14.2 overs

  • 16:41 (IST)

    Wicket !

    Shreyas Iyer falls to Tewatia for 43 runs after he is stumped by Samson

    DC 90/4 after 13.2 overs

  • 16:30 (IST)

    Wicket !

    Another played-on, this time Pant gets castled by Mustafizur for 24 runs in 24 balls

    DC 83/3 after 11.4 overs

  • 16:24 (IST)

    Six !

    Iyer hits over the mid-wicket fence for a huge six off Shamsi

    DC 75/2 after 10.3 overs

  • 16:21 (IST)

    Six !

    Shreyas Iyer hits the first six of the DC innings off Rahul Tewatia

    DC 64/2 after 9.4 overs

  • 16:13 (IST)

    Four !

    Pant sweeps Shamsi for DC’s fourth boundary of the innings

    DC 54/2 after 8.3 overs

  • 16:11 (IST)

    DC Building Partnership !

    Iyer and Pant are trying to stitch a partnership here after losing openers early

    DC 47/2 after 8 overs

  • 16:04 (IST)

    Tabraiz Shamsi Into The Attack !

    Tabraiz Shamsi into the attack now with Pant and Iyer in the middle

    DC 39/2 after 6.3 overs

  • 16:00 (IST)

    Four !

    Pant slips but puts away a short ball from Tyagi

    DC 35/2 after 5.4 overs

  • 15:57 (IST)

  • 15:53 (IST)

    Wicket !

    Sakariya dismisses Shaw for 10 runs as taking the pace off the ball helps

    Both openers are out now

    DC 21/2 after 4.1 overs

  • 15:52 (IST)

  • 15:46 (IST)

    Wicket !

    Kartik Tyagi gets Dhawan played-on on his first ball of the match as RR strike first blow

    DC 18/1 after 3.1 overs

  • 15:44 (IST)

    Sakariya Bowling Slower !

    Chetan Sakariya has taken the pace off the ball and the batsmen are finding hard to hit boundaries

    DC 16/0 after 2.5 overs

  • 15:40 (IST)

    RR Bowling Tight !

    Only 5 off the second over as Shaw fails to breach the off-side field

    DC 11/0 after 2 overs

  • 15:38 (IST)

    Four !

    Dhawan cuts a Lomror delivery for a boundary towards the shorter fence between the two fielders inside the circle

    DC 9/0 after 1.1 overs

  • 15:35 (IST)

    Steady Start !

    Good steady start from both teams

    Shaw and Dhawan quite watchful against these early balls

    DC 3/0 after 0.4 overs

  • 15:32 (IST)

    DC Batting Begins !

    Players are out in the middle

    Openers Prithvi Shaw and Shikhar Dhawan will be looking to give DC an explosive start

    Mustafizur Rahman starts proceedings

    DC 1/0 after 0.1 overs

  • 15:18 (IST)

  • 15:17 (IST)

  • 15:06 (IST)

    Team Changes !


    In: Lalit Yadav

    Out: Marcus Stoinis


    In: David Miller and Tabraiz Shamsi

    Out: Evin Lewis and Chris Morris

  • 15:01 (IST)

    RR Win Toss, Opt To Bowl !

    RR have won the toss and opted to bowl first against DC

  • 14:59 (IST)

  • 14:58 (IST)

  • 14:16 (IST)

  • 14:05 (IST)

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