RR vs DC IPL 2020 Who won Yesterday's Match, Yesterday IPL Match Winner

RR vs DC IPL 2020 Who won Yesterday's Match: Rajasthan Royals faced Delhi Capitals in the 23rd match of the Indian Premier League at Sharjah.

By Puneet Hooda, Updated : Oct 09, 2020 23:40 IST
RR vs DC IPL 2020 Who won Yesterday's Match, Yesterday IPL Match Winner
Stoinis celebrating after taking a wicket (Image Source- IPL Twitter account)

RR vs DC IPL 2020 Who won Yesterday's Match: In the 23rd match of the Indian Premier League 2020 Delhi Capitals beat Rajasthan Royals by 46 runs to reach the top of the IPL Points Table. A splendid show by Shimron Hetmyer helped Delhi to reach a respectful total in the end. A complete team effort from Delhi Capitals to defend the total at Sharjah. 

Before the match, Rajasthan Royals were on a three-match losing run and with the defeat today their losing streak of matches has increased from three to four. Rajasthan chase started with a setback as inform Jos Buttler (13) departs early. Smith along with Jaiswal builds a partnership which ultimately ended with Smith (24) departure by Nortje in the 9th over. After Smith was sent backpacking Sanju Samson arrives whose poor form continues as he got out on 5 runs only. RR collapsed from 73/3 to 100/7. Yashasvi Jaiswal (35) got stuck at the one end of the wicket but finally sent back to the pavilion by Stoinis. Rahul Tewatia hammered numerous sixes in the end but his 38 runs innings ended in vain. RR got all out on 138 runs in 19.4 overs.

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Before, Delhi Capitals batting first set a respectful but approachable target in front of RR. Delhi top-order batsmen- Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Iyer and Pant could not perform for the team, But it was Stoinis and Hetmyer who stood upon the occasion and played an important knock of 39 runs and 45 runs respectively to take Delhi to 184 in their 20 overs. Rabada was the top performer for the Delhi Capitals side. He took three wickets and gave 35 runs in 3.4 overs.

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