IPL 2018, Rajasthan Royals vs Delhi Daredevils, highlights: RR beat DD by 10 runs (DLS)
Get highlights of IPL 2018 match between Rajasthan Royals and Delhi Daredevils at Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur, here. Rajasthan Royals defeated Delhi Daredevils by 10 runs courtesy DLS in IPL 2018.cricket Updated: Apr 16, 2018 20:40 IST
Rajasthan Royals notched their first win of the 2018 Indian Premier League (IPL) season when they defeated Delhi Daredevils by 10 runs, courtesy of DLS, at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur today. Put in to bat first by the visitors, Royals were 153/5 in 17.5 overs when it started pouring. Skipper Ajinkya Rahane scored 45, while Sanju Samson chipped in with a crucial 37. The game resumed just before midnight and Delhi were set a target of 71 from six overs. The visitors struggled to put on the runs and could only score 60/4 from their six over. Get highlights of IPL 2018 match between Rajasthan Royals and Delhi Daredevils at Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur, here. (SCORECARD | LIVE STREAMING INFO)
00:31 hrs IST: It’s over in Jaipur! Rajasthan Royals beat Delhi Daredevils by 10 runs, courtesy DLS.
00:28 hrs IST: OUT! Vijay Shankar departs, DD need 21 from two balls. RR have the game wrapped up.
00:23 hrs IST: OUT! Unadkat removes Rishabh Pant. DD need 25 off the last over.
00:19 hrs IST: Tall task ahead of DD in Jaipur. Two more overs to go, they need 35 to win.
00:17 hrs IST: Ben Laughlin removes Glenn Maxwell, who is caught behind. DD are 34/2 in 3.5 overs.
00:12 hrs IST: Jaydev Unadkat starts off his over with three dot balls, then gets hit for a four, a six and a four off the next three. DD 29/1 after three overs.
00:07 hrs IST: Dhawal Kulkarni concedes just five runs from his opening over. DD 15/1 after two overs.
00:01 hrs IST: We are into Thursday now and DD are one over into their chase. Rishabh Pant hits a couple of boundaries off Krishnappa Gowtham to take them to 10/1.
23:58 hrs IST: OUT! Colin Munro falls short of the crease and is run out. DD 0/1 after just one ball. What a start for the hosts!
23:55 hrs IST: Colin Munro and Glenn Maxwell open Delhi’s innings. Royals can have three of their bowlers bowl two overs each.
23:50 hrs IST: The match is finally resuming at 11.55 pm. Delhi Daredevils will need 71 runs from six overs to win.
23:35 hrs IST: The covers are coming off, so there still remains hope of a late resumption.
23:20 hrs IST: The cut-off time in Jaipur for a five-over game to take place is 12.02 am.
23:00 hrs IST: There’s the rain again. It’s not looking good as far as this match is concerned.
22:45 hrs IST: There will be a pitch inspection shortly. The rain has stopped.
22:35 hrs IST: And the rain is back.
22:28 hrs IST: We will have an inspection at 22:40 IST.
22:18 hrs IST: The covers are being removed at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium. It looks like play will resume soon.
21:45 hrs IST: It is raining again in Jaipur and the covers are back.
21:35 hrs IST: The covers are now coming off, reports ESPN Cricinfo. The proceedings should resume shortly if it doesn’t start raining again.
21:26 hrs IST: It has started pouring in Jaipur and play has to be stopped as a result. RR were 153/5 at the time of the rain interruption.
21:22 hrs IST: OUT! Shami gets the key wicket of Buttler. RR 150/5 in 17.4 overs.
21:17 hrs IST: Eighteen runs, including one four and two sixes, from the 17th over. Jos Buttler is on song in Jaipur. RR 144/4.
21:13 hrs IST: Tewatia finishes with figures of 4-0-29-0. RR 126/0 in 16 overs.
21:09 hrs IST: Good over from Shami, just four runs off it. RR 117/4 in 15 overs.
21:02 hrs IST: OUT! Rahane c Chris Morris b Nadeem 45(40). RR are 113/4.
20:57 hrs IST: Rahane is struggling a bit. Rajasthan Royals need a few quick runs here.
20:53 IST: RR add nine runs from the over. They are 99/3 in 12 overs.
20:49 IST: OUT! Nadeem removes Samson. RR 90/3 in 11 overs.
20:46 IST: After 10 overs, Rajasthan Royals are 84/2 (Samson 35*, Rahane 29*).
20:39 IST: Sanju Samson hits a four and a six off Shahbaz Nadeem. Fifteen runs off that over. RR 77/2 in nine overs.
20:35 IST: Rahul Tewatia joins the bowling attack and he concedes just four runs from his opening over.
20:32 IST: Good opening over from Mohammed Shami. Concedes a boundary off his opening delivery, but just three more from his next five. RR are 58/2 in 7 overs.
20:23 IST: Fifteen runs off Boult’s over. Sanju Samson off to a superb start. RR will want him and Rahane to get going here. (RR 43/2 in 5 overs)
20:18 IST: Well, that didn’t last long. Stokes edges a Boult delivery to keeper Rishabh Pant. RR 28/2 in 4.1 overs.
20:15 IST: Ben Stokes has started off well in Jaipur. Sixteen off 11 balls coming in at no. 3.
20:07 IST: D’Arcy Short falls short of his crease. RR lose their first wicket through a run out dismissal. They are 11/1.
20:03 IST: Trent Boult open’s DD’s attack. Six runs off it.
19:32 IST: Delhi Daredevils have won the toss and opted to bowl first.
19:30 IST: Hello and welcome to our live coverage of the IPL 2018 game between Delhi Daredevils and Rajasthan Royals.
Returning from a two-year ban, Rajasthan Royals are being captained by Ajinkya Rahane, with Steve Smith unavailable following the ball-tampering scandal last month.
Gautam Gambhir, ignored by Kolkata Knight Riders at the IPL auction earlier this year, is leading Delhi Daredevils, who will be keen on ending the title drought in the tournament this term.
The Teams (From):
Delhi Daredevils: Gautam Gambhir (captain), Shreyas Iyer, Sandeep Lamichhane, Manjot Kalra, Glenn Maxwell, Amit Mishra, Mohammed Shami, Chris Morris, Colin Munro, Shahbaz Nadeem, Naman Ojha, Rishabh Pant, Harshal Patel, Jason Roy, Vijay Shankar, Prithvi Shaw, Rahul Tewatia, Jayant Yadav, Abhishek Sharma, Avesh Khan, Trent Boult, Daniel Christian, Sayan Ghosh, Gurkeerat Singh Mann
Rajasthan Royals: Ajinkya Rahane (C ), Ankit Sharma, Sanju Samson, Ben Stokes, Dhawal Kulkarni, Jofra Archer, D’Arcy Short, Dushmantha Chameera, Stuart Binny, Shreyas Gopal, S Midhun, Jaydev Unadkat, Ben Laughlin, Prashant Chopra, Krishnappa Gowtham, Mahipal Lomror, Jatin Saxena, Anureet Singh, Aryaman Birla, Jos Buttler, Heinrich Klaasen, Zahir Khan and Rahul Tripathi
First Published: Apr 11, 2018 17:26 IST