Kolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi Capitals – Match Twenty Six – IPL 2019 Season 12
Kolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi Capitals – Match Twenty Six – IPL 2019 held on April 12, 2019, Friday, 08:00 local.
Venue: Eden Gardens, Kolkata.
Umpires: Nandan & Yeshwant Barde.
Third Umpire: Rod Tucker
Match Referee: Manu Nayyar
Kolkata Knight Riders Playing XI for this Kolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi Capitals – Match Twenty Six – IPL 2019 are Joe Denly, Shubman Gill, Robin Uthappa, Nitish Rana, Dinesh Karthik (c & wk), Andre Russell, Carlos Brathwaite, Piyush Chawla, Kuldeep Yadav, Lockie Ferguson, and Prasidh Krishna.
Players on Bench are Rinku Singh, Nikhil Naik, Shrikant Mundhe, Chris Lynn, Sunil Narine, Harry Gurney, Sandeep Warrier, Yarra Prithviraj, KC Cariappa, and Matthew Kelly.
Delhi Capitals Squad are Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer (c), Rishabh Pant (wk), Colin Ingram, Chris Morris, Axar Patel, Rahul Tewatia, Keemo Paul, Kagiso Rabada, and Ishant Sharma.
Substitutes are Hanuma Vihari, Colin Munro, Ankush Bains, Manjot Kalra, Sherfane Rutherford, Jalaj Saxena, Amit Mishra, Trent Boult, Avesh Khan, Nathu Singh, Bandaru Ayyappa, and Sandeep Lamichhane.
Delhi Capitals won the toss and opted to bowl.
KKR sent their opening batsmen Joe Denly & Shubman Gill to start the first innings in this Kolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi Capitals – Match Twenty Six – IPL 2019. Ishant Sharma struck in the first ball getting bowled Joe Denly as 0/1 in 0.1 overs. For second wicket, Robin Uthappa (28 runs in 30 balls with four 4s and a six) joined Shubman Gill (65 runs in 39 balls with seven 4s and two 6s) and scored 63 runs in 8.2 overs. In the fourth ball of 9th over, Kagiso Rabada picked the wicket of Uthappa with Rishabh Pant catching him. Nitish Rana (11 runs in 12 balls with a six) together with Gill scored 30 runs in 4 overs. In 12.4 overs, Chris Morris bowled Rana out. Shubman Gill scored a half century before getting out in 14.2 overs caught by Axar Patel for Keemo Paul. Andre Russell, who came for fourth wicket, played until 18.2 overs and kept the match alive towards the end scoring 45 runs in 21 balls with three 4s and four 6s. Kagiso Rabada caught him in Chris Morris’ bowling. Piyush Chawla (14 runs in 6 balls with two 4s) & Kuldeep Yadav (2 runs in 2 balls) remained not out in the end. KKR scored 178 runs in 20 overs losing 7 wickets.
Chris Morris, Kagiso Rabada, & Keemo Paul picked 2 wickets each. Ishant Sharma picked a wicket (in the first ball of the innings).
Delhi Capitals’ openers Prithvi Shaw (14 run in 7 balls with two 6s) & Shikhar Dhawan (97 runs in 63 balls with 11 4s & two 6s, not out) jointly scored 32 runs for first wicket in chasing the target of 179 runs in this Kolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi Capitals – Match Twenty Six – IPL 2019 in the three overs. In the last ball of 3rd over, Dinesh Karthik caught Shaw in Prasidh Krishna’s bowling. For second wicket, Shreyas Iyers together with Dhawan scored 25 runs in 15 balls. Again, Dinesh Karthik once again caught Shreyas Iyer for Andre Russell in the fourth ball of 6th over. Rishabh Pant (46 runs in 31 balls with four 4s and two 6s) & Shikhar Dhawan added a partnership score of 105 runs in 11.2 overs. In the first ball of 18th over, Kuldeep Yadav snatched the catch from Pant in Nitish Rana’s bowling. Colin Ingram (14 runs in 6 balls with a boundary and a six) remained not out with Dhawan when they reached the score of 180 runs in 18.5 overs losing 3 wickets in this Kolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi Capitals – Match Twenty Six – IPL 2019.
Prasidh Krishna, Andre Russell, & Nitish Rana picked a wicket each against the opponents, but KKR Bowling Department failed to restrict the DC from reaching the target.
KKR 178/7 (20.0)
DC 180/3 (18.5)
Delhi Capitals won this Match Twenty Six – IPL 2019 by 7 wickets and Man of the Match awarded to Shikhar Dhawan for his 97 runs not out.
Delhi Capitals beat Kolkata Knight Riders by 7 wickets
Kolkata Knight Riders 1st Innings
|Piyush Chawla||not out||14||6||2||0|
|Kuldeep Yadav||not out||2||2||0||0|
Delhi Capitals 2nd Innings
|Shikhar Dhawan||not out||97||63||11||2|
|Colin Ingram||not out||14||6||1||1|
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Scorecard
|Joe Denly b Ishant Sharma||0||1||0||0|
|Shubman Gill c Axar Patel b Keemo Paul||65||39||7||2|
|Robin Uthappa c Rishabh Pant b Kagiso Rabada||28||30||4||1|
|Nitish Rana b Chris Morris||11||12||0||1|
|Andre Russell c Kagiso Rabada b Chris Morris||45||21||3||4|
|Dinesh Karthik (C) (W) c Shikhar Dhawan b Kagiso Rabada||2||3||0||0|
|Carlos Brathwaite c Rahul Tewatia b Keemo Paul||6||7||0||0|
|Piyush Chawla not out||14||6||2||0|
|Kuldeep Yadav not out||2||2||0||0|
|Extras: 5 (b – 0, w – 3, nb – 1, Penalty – 0)|
|Total: 178-7 in 20.0 overs (8.9 runs per over)|
|Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Joe Denly, 0.1 ov) , 2-63 (Robin Uthappa, 8.4 ov) , 3-93 (Nitish Rana, 12.4 ov) , 4-115 (Shubman Gill, 14.2 ov) , 5-122 (Dinesh Karthik, 15.1 ov) , 6-161 (Andre Russell, 18.2 ov) , 7-171 (Carlos Brathwaite, 19.2 ov)|
Delhi Capitals (DC) Scorecard
|Prithvi Shaw c Dinesh Karthik b Prasidh Krishna||14||7||0||2|
|Shikhar Dhawan not out||97||63||11||2|
|Shreyas Iyer (C) c Dinesh Karthik b Andre Russell||6||6||1||0|
|Rishabh Pant (W) c Kuldeep Yadav b Nitish Rana||46||31||4||2|
|Colin Ingram not out||14||6||1||1|
|Extras: 3 (b – 0, w – 2, nb – 0, Penalty – 0)|
|Total: 180-3 in 18.5 overs (9.73 runs per over)|
|Fall of wickets: 1-32 (Prithvi Shaw, 3 ov) , 2-57 (Shreyas Iyer, 5.4 ov) , 3-162 (Rishabh Pant, 17.1 ov)|
Kolkata Knight Riders Innings
- Mandatory Power play (1-6): Kolkata 41/1
- Kolkata 51/1 in 6.2 overs
- 2nd wkt Partnership: 51 off 38 balls between S Gill (25) and R Uthappa (24)
- S Gill T20 Fifty: 50 runs in 34 balls (5×4) (1×3)
- Kolkata 100/3 in 13.3 overs
- Kolkata 150/5 in 17.1 overs
- Innings Break: Kolkata 178/7 in 20.0 overs
Delhi Capitals Innings
- Referral 1 (2.2 ovs): KOL against S Dhawan (Caught) Unsuccessful (KOL: 0, DEL: 1)
- S Dhawan dropped on 22 by N Rana in 3.2 overs
- Delhi 50/1 in 4.4 overs
- Mandatory Power play (1-6): Delhi 57/2
- S Dhawan T20 fifty : 53 runs in 32 balls (6×4) (2×6)
- Delhi 100/2 in 11.2 overs
- 3rd wkt Partnership: 53 off 39 balls between S Dhawan (32) and R Pant (19)
- Delhi 153/2 in 16.2 overs
- 3rd wkt Partnership: 102 off 65 balls between S Dhawan (54) and R Pant (45)