Abu Dhabi: After a long wait of 13 years, that moment finally came, which the Delhi Capitals team was eagerly waiting for. In fact, in the second qualifier of IPL 2020, by defeating Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) by 1 run, the Delhi team got a chance to play the IPL final for the first time.
Under this, Delhi will now play a title match against the defending Mumbai Indians on the ground of Dubai on 10 November.
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The win over Hyderabad ended the drought of the finals
Significantly, Delhi Capitals has been the only one of the 8 franchises in IPL history. Who had never played a final match in the history of Indian Premier League (IPL). In such a situation, the victory over Sunrisers Hyderabad in this season’s Qualifier 2 has ended Delhi’s drought of not playing the final.
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Earlier, Delhi has faced criticism from its poor performance in every IPL season, this time it has given a befitting reply to the critics on the strength of its strong game. At the same time, there is a wave of happiness in the fans of the team after the Delhi Capitals reached the final of IPL 13.
The performance of Delhi Capitals has been amazing this season
Apart from this, it is to be noted that this year Delhi has emerged as a strong team on the performance of Delhi Capitals (DC) in the IPL. 8 out of 14 league matches of this tournament were named second in the Delhi points table. This was the reason that the Delhi team got a chance to play the second qualifier despite the defeat at the hands of Mumbai Indians (MI) in the first qualifier.
Whose team of Shreyas Iyer took great advantage. In such a situation, the eyes of all cricket fans will remain on the final of IPL 2020. Because it will be interesting to see if the Delhi team will become the first champion along with playing the first IPL final.