Delhi Capitals beat Punjab Kings

By Piyush

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Mitchell Marsh contributed second straight half-century ahead of the bowling unit fired in simultaneously to cruise Delhi Capitals to a 17-run victory over Punjab Kings.

Trailing 160 for the victory, regular wickets were fetched of Punjab, who finished up scoring 142/9 in 20 overs.

Shardul Thakur grabbed 4 wickets whilst Kuldeep Yadav and Axar Patel took 2 wickets each.

Delhi, invited to bat first, suffered an early blow in the form of David Warner, who went off for a golden duck.

Sarfaraz Khan then supplied a quick-fire 32 off 16 balls before being sent off to Arshdeep Singh within the powerplay.

Arshdeep struck again to dismiss Lalit Yadav for 24 in the 11th over.

Liam Livingstone wrecked further damage by dismissing Rishabh Pant on just 7. Marsh then went on to smash 63 to assist Delhi put up 159 runs on the scoreboard.

Before in the evening, Punjab captain Mayank Agarwal triumphed the toss and chose to bowl first.

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