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IPL 2019: Delhi Capitals beat SunRisers Hyderabad by 39 runs

CSK beat KKR by 5 wickets to top the table

Prime News, National Sport, Cricket, Hyderabad, April 15:- Delhi Capitals (DC) defeated SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) by 39 runs at Hyderabad last night to go second in the points table behind Chennai Super Kings (CSK).

Put in to bat, DC posted 155 for 7, riding on skipper Shreyas Iyer’s 45, and 40 by New Zealand’s Colin Munro. In reply, SRH was bundled out for just 116 in 18.5 overs courtesy a stunning bowling performance.

Kagiso Rabada scalped 4 wickets and gave away just 22 runs in 3.5 overs. Another South African Chris Morris and West Indian Keemo Paul bagged 3 wickets each. Paul, who took the crucial top-order wickets, was adjudged ‘man of the match.’

Earlier in the day, CSK beat Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) by 5 wickets at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata to record their seventh win in eight games and strengthen their position at the top of the table.

Third-placed Mumbai Indians (MI) will host bottom dwellers Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) at 8 pm today (April 15). (Inputs: Agencies, NGB)

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