Chris Morris 18-ball 36 and a 43-ball 62 by David Miller helped Rajasthan Royals (RR) 3 wickets win over Delhi Capitals (DC) in the IPL clash at the Wankhede Stadium Mumbai on Thursday.
Rajasthan Royals was in a difficult position after losing 3 early wickets including that of skipper Sanju Samson.
At the end of power play, RR was struggling at the score of 42/5 while chasing DC’s 147/8.
David Miller stitched a 48-run partnership (off 33 balls) with Rahul Tewatia to bring back RR into the match.
Miller threw his wicket away when RR required 44 runs off 32 balls.
When 27 needed off 2 overs, Chris Morris hit a six off Rabada’s 1st ball of the penultimate over and another six in the 5th ball of the over narrowed the gap for victory and finally won the match for RR.
Earlier in the day left-arm pacer Jaydev Unadkat took 3 early wickets of DC top order and RR managed to restrict DC to 147/8 in 20 overs.
Final score : DC 147/8 (20) & RR 150/7 (19.4)