Sit down in bat first, was standing-in Skipper Mayank Agarwal hit a unbeaten 58-ball 99 as PBKS scored a competitive 166/6 in their allotted 20 overs. In response, orange cap holder Dhawan (69 no out off 47 balls) and Prithvi Shaw (39 off 22 balls) once again shared a 50 plus run stand chased like DC down the goal with 7-wickets in To spare the hand and 14 balls.
Steve Smith (24 off 22 balls), Rishabh Pant (14 off 11 balls) and Shimron Hetmyer (16 off 4 balls) were also under the runs for DC, while Harpreet Brar, Riley Meredith and Chris Jordan took a wicket everyone for PBKS.
The result meant DC was moving up of die IPL 2021 table with 12th points from 8 matcheswhile PBKS fell down one Sixth place after Rajasthan Royals’ win pushed them to fifth place.
Previously, Agarwal and debutant Dawid Malan (26) added 52 runs. The 30-year-old from Bengaluru wore his bat than Punjab die Passed 150 while the other batsman failed to fire. For DC, Kagiso Rabada (3/36) claimed three wicketswhile Avesh Khan (1/39) and Axar Patel (1/21) were responsible for one wicket one piece.
After this match, the victorious skipper, said Pant: “Shikhar and Prithvi gave us a very good start. By doing first innings, the ball was gripping and even in the second inningsIt was slow, however die way They started was laudable. It feels like good if you have one great start in everyone match. “
On team Combination and captain, pant added:: “Most of Things are sorted, but we are need try a few things for the Kolkata leg. The competition is very good it is difficult to do all of them play. I enjoy being a captain and I study every day. Everyone helps me. “
Meanwhile man of the match and the losing skipper Mayank said: “He (KL Rahul) is leaving for an operation, hopefully him should Be back. I would like two points but we were ten short on The wicket and for die Art of PowerPlay had them, we really had to crawl in there. “
At his knock Mayank added:: “A batsman had to bat through and that was the plan, it was my day trying to get as many as possible but not that many in the middle overs ended well, at least. “
On what is next for PBKS said Mayank: “We must shut these off and turn around up next game and put our best foot forward, Find ways how to get these two points. “
Mayank praised Harpreet with these words: “Kudos to Harpreet, the way he turned and also hit a crucial limit, he is bowling extraordinary good. It’s about doing well as a unit, hopefully we’re doing well next game. “
Here are highlights of PBKS vs DC 2021 post match Presentation:
man of the match:: Mayank Agarwal (PBKS) – 99 no out off 58 balls
VIVO perfect catch:: Steve Smith (DC) catch to fire Prabhsimran Singh (PBKS)
Safari Super Striker: Prithvi Shaw (DC) – Strike rate of 177
Dream11 Game Changer: Mayank Agarwal (PBKS) – 147 fantasy points
Unacademy Sixes Award: Mayank Agarwal (PBKS) – 4 sixes
CRED power player:: Kagiso Rabada (DC) – 2nd for 13th in 2 overs inside powerplay
UPSTOX most valuable commodity: Mayank Agarwal (PBKS) – 36.5 points in Upstox Cricindex
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