In a thrlling come upon, Delhi Capitals (DC) beat Chennai Tremendous Kings (CSK) by way of 5 wickets of their Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 conflict on the Sharjah Cricket Stadium, UAE, on Saturday (October 17).
With Shreyas Iyer-led aspect wanting 17 runs off the general over of the innings, CSK skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni left everybody shocked by way of asking Ravindra Jadeja to ship the ultimate over as a substitute of Dwayne Bravo who is considered one of the crucial highest loss of life over bowlers on the earth. Jadeja used to be hit for 3 sixes by way of Axar Patel and Delhi Capitals received the event with one ball to spare.
After the event, Dhoni termed Bravo’s dangerous health as the explanation why he didn’t ask him to ship the general over. “Bravo used to be no longer have compatibility. He went out and did not come again. The choices have been Jaddu and Karn. I went with Jaddu,” stated the CSK skipper.
Dhoni lauded Delhi Capitals opener Shikhar Dhawan who batted beautifully to attain his maiden century within the IPL on Saturday. The CSK skipper, on the other hand, slammed his fielders for shedding a number of catches of Dhawan.
“Shikhar’s wicket used to be necessary however we dropped him somewhat quite a few occasions. If he helps to keep batting, he’s going to stay the strike price top. Additionally, the wicket performed higher in the second one part, however we will’t take the credit score clear of Shikhar,” Dhoni added.
The CSK skipper additionally stated there used to be just a little little bit of dew at the flooring in the second one part, which made it more uncomplicated for the DC batsmen to attain runs.
“There used to be distinction between the primary and 2nd innings. The wicket behaved rather higher in the second one, it got here on just a little higher. Batting used to be more uncomplicated in the second one innings however we will’t take credit score clear of Shikhar. He batted truly neatly and used to be supported neatly by way of the others,” he famous.
Dhawan completed his innings unbeaten at 58-ball 101 runs, which used to be adorned with 14 obstacles and a six. Dhawan finished his century by way of choosing up unmarried at the ultimate supply of the penultimate over by way of Sam Curran. Dhawan used to be adjudged ‘Guy of the Fit’ for his match-winning knock.