DC vs RCB, IPL 2022: Karthik-Maxwell blast, RCB beat Delhi, jump in points table

Pankaj Prasad
DC vs RCB, Dinesh Karthik, IPL 2022, Jose Hazlewood, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Delhi Capitals, Glenn Maxwell

Chasing the target of RCB, Delhi's team got the first blow on the score of 50. Prithvi Shaw was dismissed after scoring 16 runs.

After the stormy innings of Dinesh Karthik 's 66 and Maxwell's 55, Royal Challengers Bangalore defeated Delhi Capitals by 16 runs in the 27th match of IPL 2022 (IPL 2022) on the back of Jose Hazlewood's lethal bowling. Karthik scored 66 runs in 34 balls with the help of 5 fours and 5 sixes and was not out till the end. Whereas Maxwell scored 55 runs in 34 balls with the help of 7 fours and 2 sixes. Shahbaz Ahmed made 32 not out in 21 balls with the help of 3 fours and 1 six.

Jose Hazlewood smashed Delhi

Chasing the target of RCB, Delhi's team got the first blow on the score of 50. Prithvi Shaw was dismissed after scoring 16 runs. After that David Warner's second wicket fell on the score of 94. Warner scored 66 runs in 38 balls with the help of 4 fours and 5 sixes. Mohammad Siraj gave the first blow to Delhi. Then after that Hasranga dismissed Warner and broke Delhi's back by taking a run out. After that further work was done by Jose Hazlewood. He dismissed 3 batsmen for 28 runs in 4 overs. Siraj took two wickets, while Hasaranga took one.

RCB beating Delhi to number three in the points table

RCB occupied the number three spot in the points table after a thumping win over Delhi Capitals. RCB have reached the third position with 8 points from 6 matches after 4 wins and two losses. Whereas after the defeat, Delhi's team has reached 8th place with 4 points. The team of Gujarat is on the top and the team of Lucknow Super Giants has occupied the second place.

Stormy innings of Karthik and Maxwell, RCB score 189

After getting the life of Dinesh Karthik, a stormy innings played in the last over and a half-century from Glenn Maxwell, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) made a strong score of 189 for five against Delhi Capitals on Saturday, recovering from the initial setbacks. Maxwell scored 55 runs in 34 balls with the help of seven fours and two sixes to rescue RCB from the initial blow. Later, Karthik (66 not out off 34 balls, five fours, five sixes) made an unbroken partnership of 97 runs for the sixth wicket with Shahbaz Ahmed (31 not out off 21 balls, three fours, one six). RCB added 69 runs in the last four overs.

RCB did not start well


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RCB didn't have a good start. Opting to bat first after losing the toss, RCB lost both opener Anuj Rawat (nil) and captain Faf du Plessis (eight) within the first three overs, taking the score to 13 for two. Delhi continued to bowl tight and conceded 40 runs in the powerplay despite some sloppy shots from Maxwell. RCB lost the wicket of Virat Kohli (12 runs in 14 balls) on the same score, who was run out beautifully by Lalit Yadav.