Stats made in match 36
Rishabh Pant-led Delhi capitals achieved an amazing win against Sanju Samson-led Rajasthan Royals in 36th match of Indian Premier League 2021 by 33 runs held at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi on Saturday, September 25, 2021. Some important stats made in match 36 are discussed in this article.
Rajasthan Royals won the toss and took decision of bowling first.
Delhi Capitals Innings
Openers Shikhar Dhawan and Prithvi Shaw failed to show satisfactory performance and soon fell prey to the delivery of Chetan Sakariya and Kartik Tyagi respectively.
Shreyas Iyer joined forces with skipper Rishabh Pant to lift the conditions for the team. Shreyas Iyer made some strides as he smashed 43 runs including 1 four and 2 sixes.
Hetmyer and Lalit Yadav tried to make effort but deliveries from Chetan Sakariya and Mustafizur Rahman was proved as hindrance to their efforts. As as DC were restricted to score of 154 runs for the loss of 6 wickets.
Rajasthan Royals Innings
The starting was disappointing for the team as Liam Livingstone and Yashasvi Jaiswal failed to show the vigor required at that time and soon both were dismissed.
Sanju Samson came joined as main attraction of the play as he tried to restore the conditions to normalcy but failed to make his team win. He played some excellent knock hitting the score of 73 runs in 53 deliveries with the help of 8 fours and 1 six. He was on the crease till end to make his team win but all his efforts went in vain.
No other player was successful in propelling the team and striving against the deliveries of bowlers of Delhi Capitals
As a result , Rajasthan Royals managed to make only 121 runs in 20 overs with the loss of 6 wickets and thus Delhi Capitals won by 33 runs.
Delhi Capitals’ Stats made in match 36
It happened for the second time that DC have defended a total of 154 or less than this in history of IPL. In 2009, DC defended the total of 152 while playing against Rajasthan Royals.
Rajasthan Royal’s Stats made in match 36
Rajasthan Royals have registered the lowest score of powerplay in this season of IPL.
Rajasthan Royals failed to hit any four or six in first six over of the match. Since 2011, it happened for the first time that the team’s performance has fallen to such level first six overs.
Ravi Ashwin’s Stats made in match 36
Ravi Ashwin has successfully completed his 250 T20 wickets and he became the third Indian bowler to do so. Other two players to complete 250 T20 wickets are Piyush Chawla and Amit Mishra.
Rishabh Pant’s Stats made in match 36
Rishabh Pant has completed his 50 IPL catches and he became the eighth player with such record.
While playing for Delhi Capitals, Rishabh Pant has completed his 300 runs against Rajasthan Royals. He achieved the record of completing highest runs for Delhi Capitals against Rihabh Pant surpassing Virender Sehwag who made the score of 295 runs.
Sanju Samson’s Stats made in match 36
Sanju Samson hit his first IPL fifty against Delhi Capitals and 14th IPL century.
It happened for the first time that Sanju Samson was on crease while chasing the target and his team failed to win.