The Wankhede Stadium was lit up by the second VIVO IPL match between Delhi Capitals and Chennai Super Kings on 10th April 2021, Saturday.
CSK vs DC Playing XI
Chennai Super Kings Playing XI
Ruturaj Gaikwad, Ambati Rayudu, Faf du Plessis, Suresh Raina, MS Dhoni (w/c), Moeen Ali, Ravindra Jadeja, Sam Curran, Dwayne Bravo, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar
Delhi Capitals Playing XI
Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant (w/c), Marcus Stoinis, Shimron Hetmyer, Chris Woakes, Ravichandran Ashwin, Tom Curran, Amit Mishra, Avesh Khan
CSK vs DC Match Highlights
Delhi Capitals won the toss and Rishabh Pant had no hesitation in bowling first on a good pitch. MS Dhoni also showed signs of bowling first when asked during the toss.
Chennai Super Kings had a very bad start with loosing both the openers Faf Du Plessis and Gaikwad in under 3 overs. CSK were struggling at 7/2 after 2.1 overs. Moeen Ali and Suresh Raina steadied the ship and started hitting some boundaries to take the score to 60 Runs when R. Ashwin took the wicket of Moeen Ali.
Sam Curran’s (34 Runs off 15 Balls) cameo towards the end took CSK to a pretty good total, finishing at 188/7 after 20 overs.
CSK vs DC: Delhi Capitals Century Run Opening Partnership
Delhi Capitals openers came out strong. Both Prithvi Shaw and Shikhar Dhawan were striking the ball to every area of the stadium and took on every CSK bowler. Both had a partnership of 138 Runs when Prithvi fell to Dwayne Bravo. Dhawan continued to hit the ball to every corner of the park and Delhi Capitals were able to finish the game in the 19th over loosing just 3 wickets.
What a Fabulous WIN for Delhi Capitals!