RR defeats DC by 3 wickets to register their first victory of this season

Morris- helps Rajasthan Royals beat Delhi Capitals by 3 wickets
Morris- helps Rajasthan Royals beat Delhi Capitals by 3 wickets

In yesterday’s IPL match which was played between Rajasthan Royals and  Delhi Capitals. In this match, Rajasthan defeated Delhi by 3 wickets in a thrilling  encounter. RR had to score 27 runs in the last two overs to win which they did in a  splendid way. Chris Morris hit 36 off 18 balls to give the team their first win of the  season. Rajasthan captain Sanju Samson won the toss and decided to bowl first and  Delhi scored 147 runs for 8 wickets. In response, the Rajasthan team scored 150  runs for 7 wickets in 19.4 overs.  

Morris hit two sixes off compatriot Kagiso Rabada in the 19th over. After this,  12 runs were to be scored for victory in the last over and RR won by hitting six on  the second and fourth ball. Apart from Morris, David Miller scored 62 off 43 balls  while Rahul Tewatia contributed 19 and Jaydev Unadkat contributed 11 runs. 

For Delhi, Avesh Khan took the most of 3 wickets while Chris Woakes and  Kagiso Rabada had two wickets each. With this defeat, Delhi’s record of five  consecutive wins against Rajasthan was also broken. For Delhi, captain Rishabh  Pant scored the highest of 51 runs. Jaydev Unadkat bowled effectively for  Rajasthan, playing his first match of the season. He took 3 wickets for 15 runs in 4  overs. Jaydev dismissed Prithvi Shaw (2), Shikhar Dhawan (9) and Ajinkya Rahane  (8).

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