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IPL 2019 highlights: Shaw's 99, Rabada power DC win in super-over thriller

KKR scored 185/8 in their 20 overs, in reply, Delhi too scored 185 runs, the match was to be decided by super over and Rabada's calculated bowling help Delhi win by 3 runs

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IPL 2019, Prithvi Shaw, Delhi Capitals, DC
Prithvi Shaw. Photo: PTI

In Match 10 of the 2019 (IPL 2019), Delhi Capitals defeated Kolkata Knight Riders by 3 runs in the super over in the most thrilling encounter so far in 12th edition of the tournament at Ferozshah Kotla ground in Delhi on Saturday.  Batting first, KKR put 185 runs on board in tehir 20 overs. In its reply, DC also scored 185 runs in their 20 overs with a splended batting show by who missed his century by just 1 run.

was names Man of the Match for his 99 runs in 55 balls wit the help of 12 fours and 3 sixes.

The match went for super over was DC needed 2 runs off the last ball but their batsman, Colin ingram was run out on Russell's throw before he could complete the second run. The scores were equal for both the teams that meant the result had to be decided on super over.

Delhi Capitals batted first with and facing Prasidh Krishna, DC managed 10 runs off the super over with a four by Shreyas and two quick doubles by Pant.

For KKR, captain and came to bat, Kasigo Rabada took the over, he was hit for a four on the frist ball but he bounced back with a yorker and on the third ball, removed Russell's middle stumps, Robin Uthappa came next but he could not hit much, Karthik also hit a single and jsut 1 run came off the last ball, Rabada's point-precision yorkers saved the day for Delhi Capitals and earned them two points at Feroz Shah Kotla.
 
Match 10, DC vs KKR full scorecard


Earlier, endured a beamer blow but still produced a blistering knock to lift Kolkata Knight Riders to a fighting 185 for 7 against Delhi Capitals.

Yet again proving his worth with the willow, the Jamaican resurrected the innings of KKR, who were reeling at 64 for five at the half-way mark.

Russell smashed 62 off 28 balls and shared a crucial 95run stand with his skipper (50 off 36 balls) for the sixth wicket.

The home side dominated the large part of the innings after electing to bowl but Russell and Karthik seized the momentum with their fearless batting.

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Russell was hit on his left shoulder by a beamer from pacer Harshal Patel in the 14th over and was on the ground. However, after receiving treatment, he launched an assault on the home bowlers, hitting four fours and six sixes.

KKR collected 84 runs in the last six overs to have a challenging total on the board.

Nepalese spinner Sandeep Lamichhane (1/29) was the most economical bowler for the home side.

Delhi kept the KKR batsmen under a tight leash after skipper opted to field.

The wicket had good carry and it showed when both Kagiso Rabada and Chris Morris bowled. They did trouble the batsmen with pace and bounce.

Lamichhane too tested the KKR batsmen with his leg-breaks.

Iyer smartly shuffled his bowlers around, mixing pace with spin. Patel got rid of Robin Uthappa (11) and Nitish Rana (1) while Rabada had Chris Lynn (20) caught behind.

The run out of young Shubman Gill (4) only made it worse for the visiting side.

The run flow improved dramatically with Russell going hammer and tongs.

Lamichhane, who had given only 12 runs in his three overs, ended his quota with an expensive over with Karthik and Russell creaming off 17 runs.

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