In Match 3 of the IPL 2021, KKR defeated SRH by 10 runs. With the brilliant victory, KKR is now tied with Delhi Capitals & Royal Challengers Bangalore at two points each. Delhi Capitals currently leads the IPL 2021 Points Table with a superior net run-rate after striking an outstanding win over CSK.
Today, Rajasthan Royals will face PBKS and the winner of today’s match will join DC, KKR & RCB at the top four spots on the IPL 2021 Points Table. Till now only three matches have been played in the IPL 2021 but still, the race of Orange Cap is already heating up. DC’s Opener batsman Shikhar Dhawan lead’s the race of Orange cap with 85 runs registered on his name.
Nitish Rana who played a scintillating knock of 80 runs is second in the race of Orange cap. Behind Nitish Rana is DC’s Prithvi Shaw & the SRH duo Manish Pandey & Jonny Bairstow leading on 3rd & 4th spot in the Orange Cap’s Race.
For the Purple Cap, RCB’s star bowler Harshal Patel who produced a match-winning bowling spell by scalping 5 wickets for 27 runs leads the race as the highest wicket-taker in the IPL 2021 so far. There is a tie for the second spot as Avesh Khan, Rashid Khan, Chris Woakes, Jasprit Bumrah, Marco Jansen, Mohammad Nabi, Prasidh Krishna and Shardul Thakur all have picked up two wickets each.
This is just the start of the IPL 2021 as the cash-rich league will progress ahead drastic changes would be seen in the list of players on the IPL 2021 Points Table.