IPL 2020 KXIP Vs DC: A match was played between Kings XI Punjab and Delhi Capitals in IPL, where Punjab defeated Delhi by 5 wickets due to a stormy innings by Nicolas Pooran. defeated. With this, Punjab still has hopes of going into the playoffs. Kings XI was scoring at a fast pace on one side, while on the other side their wickets were falling. But Nicolas Pooran came to the crease and played big shots to take the match closer to victory. He played a brilliant innings of 53 runs off 28 balls. The video of his innings on social media is becoming viral.
Nicholas Pooran came to the crease after Chris Gayle was dismissed. He started beating the balls of the most dangerous bowling Ravichandran Ashwin as soon as he came. Then he took every bowler’s class. He hit 3 sixes and 6 fours in this innings. He added the most runs from the boundary. He was out when Punjab had reached very close to victory.
Watch the complete video of Nicholas Pooran’s innings:
With the help of an unbeaten 106 off 61 from Dhawan, running in excellent form, Delhi won the toss and scored 164 for five wickets. Dhawan hit 12 fours and three sixes but none other than him reached for 20 runs.
This failure of the rest of the Delhi batsmen cost him heavily as there was no disturbance in the pitch. In such a situation, despite Chris Gayle (29 off 13 balls), Punjab had lost three of their key batsmen to 56 runs. Puran took over here and scored 53 runs with the help of six fours and three sixes in 28 balls. Glenn Maxwell (32 off 24 balls) also contributed significantly. Punjab scored 167 runs for five wickets in 19 overs. Delhi’s fielding was not good, which Punjab took advantage of.
This is Punjab’s fourth win in ten matches, leading to eight points and finishing fifth. Delhi has a third defeat but is still on top with 14 points.