Delhi Capitals defeated Rajasthan Royals by 13 runs in the 30th match of the IPL 2020 at Dubai International Cricket Stadium. Delhi Capitals captain Shreyas Iyer won the toss & opted to bat first.
Opener batsman Shikhar Dhawan & Iyer scored half centuries to help the team set a target of 161 runs after losing seven wickets in 2 overs. Prithvi Shaw & Marcus Stoinis failed to make their presence felt with their below an average stint in today’s match. English pacer Jofra Archer emerged as the star bowler for Rajasthan Royals after scalping three wickets. The chase started on an exciting note with Openers Jos Buttler & Ben Stokes smashing the ball to all nook & corners of the ground. However Buttler’s dismissal helped Delhi Capitals bowlers to make a solid comeback in the game which they took full advantage of. Pacers Anrich Nortje & Tushar Deshpande scalped just two wickets by restricting Rajasthan Royals to just 148 runs.