Dubai: Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) defeated Delhi Capitals (DC) by a big gap of 88 runs in the 47th match of IPL 2020. This is the third consecutive defeat for Delhi in the last three matches of this tournament.
In such a situation, to reach the playoffs, the Delhi team will have to win one of the next two matches. In the meantime, we are going to tell you, how did Delhi’s number two team fall on the table in front of Hyderabad for 5 big reasons.
Toss decision proved wrong
Actually in this match, Delhi Capitals captain Shreyas Iyer won the toss and decided to bowl first. Which proved to be wrong, as Sunrisers Hyderabad batted first and scored 219 runs in 20 overs.
Not a single success in Powerplay
So far this season, Delhi’s team is known for its dangerous bowling. But in this match against Sunrisers Hyderabad, Delhi bowlers lost their power and the team bowlers conceded 77 runs without taking wickets in the first 6 overs under Powerplay.
– IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) October 27, 2020
Kagiso Rabada’s poor performance
In IPL 13, the Purple Cap holder proved to be a poor match for Delhi fast bowler Kagiso Rabada. In fact, in this match, Rabada demonstrated poor bowling and spent 54 runs in 4 overs of his quota. During this time he did not get any success.
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Shikhar Dhawan’s bat did not work
In-form batsman Shikhar Dhawan, who scored two consecutive centuries in 2 matches in this IPL, proved to be a complete flop in front of Hyderabad in this match. Alam was that Gabbar was dismissed without opening an account in the very first over of Delhi’s innings.
Batting was very disappointing
There was nothing good in this match for Delhi Capitals. The first bowlers, presenting the sight of poor bowling, ate 219 runs in 20 overs. Later the batsmen of the team performed very disappointingly. Due to which Delhi could not play full 20 overs and was all out for 131 runs in 19 overs.