GT vs DC / Delhi Capitals registered the biggest win till date, also took a huge leap in the points table

Zoom News : Apr 17, 2024, 11:38 PM
GT vs DC: The match played between the teams of Gujarat Titans and Delhi Capitals was quite historic for Rishabh Pant's team. Delhi Capitals, captained by Rishabh Pant, won this match in a one-sided manner and also made a huge jump in the points table. Whereas, Gujarat Titans team was a complete flop in this match. Neither the batsmen could do anything amazing nor the bowlers left their mark.

Delhi recorded its biggest victory so far

Delhi Capitals won the toss in this match and decided to bowl first. After this, Delhi team defeated Gujarat Titans for 89 runs. At the same time, Delhi team achieved the target of 90 runs in just 8.5 overs at the loss of 4 wickets. This is Delhi's biggest win in terms of balls. In this match, Delhi won with 67 balls remaining. Earlier in the year 2009, Delhi team had also won a match in 4.5 overs. But due to rain in that match, Delhi team had to bat only 6 overs and the team chased the target in 4.5 overs.

Delhi Capitals bowlers were the heroes of the victory

The bowlers of Delhi Capitals performed amazingly in this match. The entire team of Gujarat Titans could not bat even 20 overs against the bowlers of Delhi Capitals and was all out in 17.3 overs. Mukesh Kumar took maximum 3 wickets. Apart from these, Ishant Sharma and Tristan Stubbs got 2-2 wickets. Akshar Patel and Khalil Ahmed also took 1-1 wicket. After this, while chasing the target, Jake Fraser-McGurk scored the maximum 20 runs. Whereas, Shai Hope contributed 19 runs. Rishabh Pant returned unbeaten after scoring 16 runs and Abhishek Porel also contributed 15 runs.

Delhi's big leap in the points table

Delhi Capitals team has also benefited from this victory in the points table. She has now reached sixth position with 3 wins in 7 matches and a net run rate of -0.074. Earlier she was at 9th position. At the same time, Gujarat Titans have lost one place after this defeat. She is coming from 6th to 7th position. Gujarat Titans have played 7 matches so far this season and have faced defeat in 4 matches.