Match – 16 DC VS SRH : BAIRSTOW’s whirlwind strikes out the DELHI CAPITALS as SRH tops the point-table

TOSS : SRH won the toss & have decided to field first

Shikhar Dhawan & Prithvi Shaw comes to the crease

Bhuvi gets little man!

Sunrisers strikes early as Shaw plays across the line and stump has gone for a walk. Shaw goes for 11. Shreyas Iyer comes in at 3. DC 14/1

One sweep too many!

Shikhar Dhawan plays sweeps shot earlier and tries again but gets top edge and perishes during the shot off Nabi. Dhawan goes for 12. Rishab Pant comes in. DC 36/2 after 6

Nabi strikes again!

Has he got distance? No he hasn’t and Rishab Pant departs. Deepak hooda tall man kept his calm and catches it cleanly. Pant is gone for 5. Rahul Tewatia comes in. DC 52/3

Slower ball gets Rahul!

Sandeep Sharma bowls a slower ball and Rahul hurriedly tries to play the shot and Guess who Mohammed Nabi takes the catch. You can’t keep him out of the game. Rahul gone for 5. Colin Ingram comes in. DC 61/4 after 11 overs

What-a-catch by Manish Pandey!

Ingram cuts the ball off Sid Kaul very hard just to see the splendid catch by Manish Pandey at point. He goes for 5. Chris Morris comes in. DC 75/5

Rashid gets the skipper!

I’m not sure that he has picked that delivery off Rashid Khan. He goes for 43. DC 93/6

Bhuvi gets Morris

Morris was getting dangerous out there but bhuvi gets him by bowling off stump ball which he didn’t get proper connection and Nabi does the rest. Axar Patel comes in. He goes for 17. DC 107/7

Sid Kaul strikes!

Rabada goes for the heive didn’t quite connect well and balloons up to the SRH skipper Bhuvi. Rabada goes for 3. DC 115/8

With Axar Patel’s brisk cameo of 23 DC ends with 129/8 after 20 overs


SRH needs 130 to win off 120 balls

Johnny Bairstow & David Warner opens for SRH

50 partnership up off just 32 balls. They are dealing in boundaries only I reckon!

Rahul removes Bairstow!

He straight away reviews it. Oh nothing no inside edge at all!

Pitching-in-line, impact-in-line & wickets hitting. Three reds and SRH loses Bairstow as well as the review. Johnny Bairstow goes for 48 off 28. Vijay Shankar comes in at 3. SRH 64/1 after 6.5 overs

Equation 66 runs required off 79 balls

Warner gone!

Warner hits that ball straight to Chris Morris at mid-off off Rabada delivery. Warner departs for 10.

Manish Pandey comes in. SRH 68/2

Two wickets in quick session. Can this change the momentum of the game? Wait we’ll find out soon.

Ishant gets Pandey in his first over!

Manish must be so mad at himself for hitting that ball straight to Prithvi Shaw. He goes for 10. Deepak Hooda comes in. SRH 95/3

This time Shreyas makes no mistake!

Earlier he had dropped a easy kne but this time Shankar has to go as Axar strikes. Shankar goes for 16. Yusuf Pathan is the new batsmen in. SRH 101/4

Can DC pull things back??

Lamichhane gets Hooda!

As Hooda goes for the big one didn’t quite get hold of that one and Rabada takes an easy one. Mohmad Nabi comes in.

SRH needs 19 runs off 24 balls

Nabi hits that for a six and seals victory for SRH by 5 wickets with 9 balls to spare!


Man of the match: Johnny Bairstow for his quick knock of 48 off 28 balls.

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