New Delhi, Online Desk. IPL 2022 DC VS GT Live The teams of Delhi and Gujarat are face to face in the 10th match of the 15th season of the Indian Premier League at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune. Delhi captain Rishabh Pant won the toss and decided to bowl first. On the basis of Shubman Gill’s innings of 84 runs, Gujarat scored 171 runs for 6 wickets. Till the writing of the news, Delhi had scored 145 runs for the loss of 9 wickets in 18 overs.
Poor start for Delhi
Chasing the target of 172 runs from Gujarat, Delhi got the first blow in the form of Tim Seifert. After scoring 3 runs, he gave his catch to Manohar on the ball of Hardik Pandya. Loki Ferguson got the second opener Prithvi Shaw caught by Vijay Shankar for 10 runs. On the fifth ball of the over, Mandeep was also made his victim by Ferguson on the score of 18 runs. Lalit Yadav was looking in good shape but due to a brilliant throw from Manohar, he had to return after being run out for 25 runs.
Captain Rishabh Pant kept the team at one end and scored 43 runs but Loki Ferguson got him caught by Manohar at the crucial stage. After hitting two consecutive fours, Axar Patel lost his wicket in the same over. After this, Shardul Thakur was forced to go back by Rashid Khan lbw off the last ball of his spell. Mohammed Shami took two wickets in 18 overs, first lbw Rovman, then Khaleel Aham, caught behind two wickets, almost ended Delhi’s hopes of victory.
Gujarat’s batting, Gill’s half-century
Batting first after losing the toss, Gujarat did not have a good start. On the third ball of the first over, Mustafizur Rahman got opener Matthew Wade caught by captain Rishabh Pant for 1 run behind the wicket. Kuldeep Yadav, who was the man of the match in the last match, clean bowled Vijay Shankar on the first ball of his over. On the score of 13 runs, he came back after being fed all four.
Shubman Gill completed his half-century off 32 balls with the help of 4 fours and 1 six. Khaleel Ahmed got Gujarat captain Hardik Pandya caught by Powell on the score of 31 runs.
Gujarat team has not made any changes for this match, while Delhi has replaced Kamlesh Nagarkoti with Mustafizur Rahman in the playing XI.
Gujarat playing XI
Shubman Gill, Matthew Wade (wk), Vijay Shankar, Abhishek Manohar, Hardik Pandya (c), David Miller, Rahul Tewatia, Rashid Shan, Varun Aaron, Loki Ferguson, Mohammed Shami
Delhi’s playing XI
Prithvi Shaw, Tim Seifert, Mandeep Singh, Rishabh Pant (c, wk), Rovman Powell, Lalit Yadav, Axar Patel, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Khaleel Ahmed, Mustafizur Rahman
The team of Gujarat has been included in the first IPL, so this will be the first match between the two teams in this tournament. The last match of both the teams was almost the same. Chasing the target, the team got the victory but at one point it seemed to be in trouble. Both the team captains are known for their explosive batting.
Edited By: Viplove Kumar