Shreyas Iyer

Delhi Capitals (DC) avenged their shocking first-leg defeat with a five-wicket victory over Kings XI Punjab (KXIP), brightening their prospects of reaching to the play-offs of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019 on the Feroz Shah Kotla stadium on Saturday.

Chasing 164, Delhi opener Shikhar Dhawan laid the muse with a fluent 56 of 41 balls, whereas skipper Shreyas Iyer scored an unbeaten 58 off 49 balls to complete the job with two balls to spare. Earlier, Gayle smashed 5 gargantuan sixes into the evening time sky sooner than DC put the brakes and restricted KXIP to 163 for seven.

Inside the first leg on the PCA stadium in Mohali, DC misplaced seven wickets for eight runs to reward KXIP victory after sitting pretty at 144 for 3 throughout the 17th over whereas chasing 168.

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