DD vs KXIP IPL 2018 Highlights: Kings XI Punjab Hold their Nerve to Win a Low-Scoring Thriller!

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Kings XI Punjab defeated Delhi Daredevils by four runs in the Indian Premier League 2018 at Feroz Shah Kolkata, Delhi. DD captain Gautham Gambhir won the toss and elected to bowl first against Kings XI Punjab. Shreyas Iyer’s quickfire half-century gave the hope throughout the match as they need five runs off the last ball. However, Iyer couldn’t hit the ball shortly and was dismissed in 57 runs.

 

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While chasing a total of 143 runs, Delhi got off to a disastrous start and they lost three wickets in first six overs. Prithvi Shaw (22) gave an ideal start to Delhi but skipper Gautam Gambhir yet again failed to capitalize on the good start. Glenn Maxwell (12) also fell prey to a poor shot and was dismissed. Iyer along with Rahul Tewatia (24) tried their best but eventually, Delhi fell short by four runs. Earlier, a fine bowling display by Delhi helped them restrict Punjab to 143/8 in their IPL clash. Liam Plunkett was the star bowler as he finished with bowling figures of 3/17 in his four overs.

By this, we all know that once again in the IPL 2018 Delhi has a bad time. As a result, after four defeats in their first five games of the tournament, the Gautam Gambhir-led Delhi is languishing at the bottom of the league table with just two points.  On the other hand, Punjab flying high with four wins in five games.

Get highlights of Delhi Daredevils vs Kings XI Punjab (DD vs KXIP), IPL 2018 here @ https://www.iplt20.com/video/125513/m22-dd-vs-kxip-match-highlights?tagNames=indian-premier-league,highlights,indian-premier-league,highlights

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Courtesy : IPLT20, Espncricinfo & BCCI.

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