New Delhi Prithvi Shaw, the young batsman who played a stormy innings against Kolkata Knight Riders, won everyone’s heart by scoring 82 runs.
Rishabh Pant, captain of Delhi Capitals, has said that the team management had faith in him, opener Prithvi Shaw, who scored an 82-run win against Kolkata Knight Riders in the 25th match of the 14th season of IPL.
Delhi Capitals defeated Kolkata Knight Riders by seven wickets in the 25th match of the 14th season of the IPL played at the Narendra Modi Stadium on Thursday, on the basis of opener Prithvi Shaw (82) match Jitau innings.
Pant said after the match, “Everyone knows the talent of Prithvi Shaw, but he has to show confidence. Delhi Capitals management has given him confidence. Delhi won the toss and bowled Kolkata to 154 for six.” Stopped and then easily achieved the target, losing three wickets with 21 balls remaining.
Pant further added, “Avesh Khan knows his work. Lalit Yadav is also a good batsman but he has only got the opportunity to bowl in which he has done well. I am enjoying the captaincy.
It is Delhi Capitals’ fifth win in seven matches and has now moved up to number two in the table with 10 points. Chennai Super Kings and Royal Challengers Bangalore also have 10-10 points each, but due to better net run rate, Chennai is on top and Bangalore is at number three.