In the tenth match of the continued Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022, Gujarat Titans (GT) defeated Delhi Capitals (DC) by 14 runs at Pune’s Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium on Saturday.
Chasing 172, the Capitals had a horrible begin, shedding their prime three batters – Tim Seifert (3), Prithvi Shaw (10), and Mandeep Singh (18) – cheaply when the group’s rating learn 34 in 4.5 overs.
Then, captain Rishabh Pant and middle-order batter Lalit Yadav tried to regular the ship. The pair stitched a significant stand of 61 runs for the fourth wicket earlier than Lalit (25) met an unlucky run-out in the twelfth over.
The dismissal of Lalit opened floodgates as quickly Pant (43), and Axar Patel (8) grew to become the victims of Lockie Ferguson to get lowered to 126/6 in 14.5 overs. DC stored shedding wickets from thereon solely to achieve 157/9, shedding the competition by 14 runs.
Earlier, Shubman Gill starred with the willow for Gujarat to take his group in direction of a aggressive complete. Gill smoked 10 boundaries, together with 4 sixes, to attain an incredible 84 from 46 deliveries.
The swashbuckling opener fashioned a vital 65 runs partnership with captain Hardik Pandyawho contributed 31 off 27 balls. David Miller stayed unbeaten on 20 from 15 deliveries to assist Gujarat attain 171/6 in their allotted 20 overs.
Mustafizur Rahman bagged a three-wicket haul whereas conceding 23 runs in his quota of 4 overs. Another left-armer, Khaleel Ahmedpicked up a few scalps however ended up giving freely 34 runs in 4 overs.
Here is how Twitter reacted:
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— Gujarat Titans (@gujarat_titans) April 2, 2022
– Harsha Bhogle (bhogleharsha) April 2, 2022
— Wasim Jaffer (@WasimJaffer14) April 2, 2022
Shubhman Gill one other sensible teen. Stronger strategy this inning. #DCvsGT
— Irfan Pathan (@IrfanPathan) April 2, 2022
Sarum ramya Gujratis 👍 bowlers have gained that sport for the titans ! Very properly led by @hardikpandya7 nice spell @MdShami11 #lockiefurguson !! Great knock @ShubmanGill however nonetheless have to make enhancements in loss of life hitting ! Aur yeh nehra ji ki smile offside 😁 #DCvsGT #IPL2022
— Yuvraj Singh (@YUVSTRONG12) April 2, 2022
— Reema Malhotra (@ReemaMalhotra8) April 2, 2022
That is the way it feels.
— Bharath Ramaraj (@Fancricket12) April 2, 2022
Ace of tempo: Lockie Ferguson. Has bowled at a searing tempo tonight #IPL2022
– Sarang Bhalerao (bhaleraosarang) April 2, 2022
🎯⚡ BANG ON! Lockie Ferguson has registered his private greatest bowling figures in IPL with a wonderful 4️⃣fer tonight!
— The Bharat Army (@thebharatarmy) April 2, 2022
47% of deliveries bowled by Lockie Ferguson to date have been met by a false shot(edge or play & miss) – his excessive tempo has prompted severe issues for Delhi Capitals at the moment. #IPL2022 #GTvDC
— The CricViz Analyst (@cricvizanalyst) April 2, 2022
We lose by 1⃣4⃣ runs.
— Delhi Capitals (@DelhiCapitals) April 2, 2022