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RCB vs DC Match 7 Results

Match 7, Bengaluru, February 29, 2024, Women's Premier League, 2024
Delhi Capitals beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 25 runs
Delhi Capitals194/5 (20.0 overs)
Royal Challengers Bangalore169/9 (20.0 overs)
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Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi Capitals Commentary

5:57 PM IST Right then, that's it from our side. Delhi wins the match and hands the first defeat of the season to Bangalore. However, the action in the Women's T20 League continues on 1st March, Friday, when UP takes on Gujarat in a tasty encounter. That will begin at 7.30 pm IST (2 pm GMT), but as you know, you can join us early for all the build-up to the game. Until then, cheers and goodbye!
5:49 PM IST Marizanne Kapp wins the Player of the Match and says that she was a bit nervous at the start of the game. Continues that Smriti Mandhana was hitting the ball well and scoring in all areas. But she backed herself and did well in the end. Ends up saying bowling pace on the wicket didn't work for them and for that they had to go short and use more variations.
5:41 PM IST Meg Lanning, the winning skipper of Delhi says that the outfield was quick and the boundaries were short which helped them to score a big total. She reckons that they did excellent with the bat and kept the momentum going. She praised all the batters and said that the left-right combination worked. They played on their strengths and cam and composed till the end.
5:33 PM IST Presentation Time...
5:29 PM IST Jess Jonassen is up for a chat and says that she is really happy to be back on the field and to be a part of the proceedings. She continues that she was looking to build a big partnership with Kapp. She reckons that they were pretty happy with the total but they knew they had to bowl well. Ends up saying they have a variety of players who can come and perform any day.
5:27 PM IST Smriti Mandhana, the skipper of Bangalore says that the bowlers didn't meet the expectations they made in the first two matches of the season. Continues that it's just one bad day in the tournament and they will surely make a comeback out of it. She reckons that Women's cricket is progressing. She ends up saying that she and her team need to move on as they didn't bowl and field the way they wanted.
5:25 PM IST Earlier in the game, Delhi displayed a dominant performance by posting a formidable total of 194 runs, the highest in this year's competition. It was through a strong opening partnership between Shafali Verma and Alice Capsey, with Verma scoring a rapid fifty before being dismissed in the 12th over. Capsey also made a significant contribution with the bat, falling short of her half-century. The middle and lower order batsmen, Marizanne Kapp and Jess Jonassen, played crucial roles in accelerating the scoring rate towards the end of the innings. For Bangalore Nadine de Klerk and Sophie Devine picked up two wickets whilst Shreyanka Patil chipped in with one.
5:24 PM IST Bangalore began the chase on a brisk note! They always had a steep mountain to climb, chasing a target of 195 runs. They got off to a strong start with their skipper Smriti Mandhana and Sophie Devine putting up a formidable 52-run partnership by the end of the powerplay. Mandhana played a stellar innings, reaching her maiden Women's T20 League fifty. Devine fell on 23 runs but Mandhana continued her aggressive batting and scored 74 runs off 43 deliveries before being dismissed in the 13th over. After she fell, the Bangalore Women struggled to maintain momentum and lost wickets at regular intervals. Despite a gritty innings from Meghana, who scored 36 off 31 balls, the team could only manage to reach a total of 169/9 in their allotted overs, falling short of the target by 25 runs.
5:22 PM IST The Delhi side carry forward the winning momentum to beat the Bangalore side by 25 runs! It was a high-scoring affair here in Bengaluru and the Delhi Women's side hold their nerves to emerge victorious to hand the Bangalore Women, their first loss in the Women's T20 league, 2024. The Delhi side as they have certainly silenced the Bengaluru crowd here! Their bowlers failed to get the best possible start. Once they got both the Bangalore openers, they carried on with the momentum. Jess Jonassen picked up three wickets and all of those came in her last over. Arundhati Reddy and Marizanne Kapp picked up two whilst Shikha Pandey has one in her kitty.
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RCB: 169/9CRR: 8.45
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Jess Jonassen to Shreyanka Patil, no run

Fullish and around leg. Shreyanka Patil goes for the reverse sweep and misses. She gets hit on the pads. The bowler appeals but the umpire is unmoved. Does not matter, as Delhi win this game comprehensively by 25 runs.


Jess Jonassen to Renuka Singh, 1 run

Full and on middle. Renuka Singh punches it to mid-wicket and runs a single.

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RCB vs DC Venue Details

M.Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru, India
M.Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
PitchBatting friendly
Matches Won
Batting First4 Won (36.36%)
Bowling First7 Won (63.64%)
Temperature, 23.75C, Clouds
Humidity - 60%Wind Speed 3.6 meter/sec
  • 152Average 1st Innings
  • 146Average 2nd Innings
  • 41.67%PACEPercentage of wickets takes by pacers
  • 58.33%SPINPercentage of wickets takes by spinners
  • 198-3By Royal Challengers Bangalore vs UP Warriorz Highest Total
  • - Lowest Total
  • 80 Runs Smriti MandhanaHighest Individual Score
  • 5/22Asha SobhanaBest Bowling Figures
Reviews Remaining:RCB - 2 of 2, DC - 2 of 2

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Match Details

M.Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
Royal Challengers Bangalore, elected to field
Women's Premier League, 2024
Series Period
23 Feb 2024 - 17 Mar 2024
Match Day
29 Feb 2024 - D/N (20 - over match)
Abhijit Bhattacharya (IND), N Janani (IND) and Mohamad Rafi (IND)
Match Referee
Rajni Basnet (IND)
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