Cricket World – Delhi Daredevils salvage some pride against Chennai Super Kings

Chennai Super Kings’s (128-6) goal of climbing to the top of the table did not materialize as they were comprehensively defeated by Delhi Daredevils (162-5) by 34 runs on the back of the all-round performance of Harshal Patel.

Summary

  • Delhi Daredevils salvage some pride against Chennai Super Kings Chennai Super Kings’s (128-6) goal of climbing to the top of the table did not materialize as they were comprehensively defeated by Delhi Daredevils (162-5) by 34 runs on the back of the all-round performance of Harshal Patel.
  • #DilDilli #Dhadkega #DDvCSK pic.
  • pic.twitter.com/PuRkrl1aXm— Chennai Super Kings (@ChennaiIPL) May 18, 2018Batting first, DD got off to a slow and wobbly start.
  • #DilDilli #Dhadkega #DDvCSK— Delhi Daredevils (@DelhiDaredevils) May 18, 2018It was actually a late surge from all-rounders Vijay Shankar (36, SR: 128) and Harshal Patel (36, SR: 225) at the end that helped DD score 60 runs in the last 5 overs and take the total to 162 for 5.
  • #DilDilli #Dhadkega #DDvCSK pic.twitter.com/fnk92cLdvg— Delhi Daredevils (@DelhiDaredevils) May 18, 2018The mounting run rate proved to be too much for Chennai as they fell short by a good 34-run margin.


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