Denting Delhi Capitals’ run-chase, Rashid Khan registered his best bowling figures of the on-going IPL 2020. The leg-spin maestro conceded simply seven runs in his 4 overs whereas scalping three essential wickets.
In his match-defining spell, the Afghanistan stalwart bowled as many as 17 dots whereas mounting stress on DC’s batting unit. Rashid additionally etched his identify into the checklist of most economical four-over spells within the historical past of the IPL.
On the again of his majestic 3/7, Rashid now stands sixth in this illustrious checklist. Former India pacer Ashish Nehra, who had registered figures of 1/6 in opposition to Kings XI Punjab again in 2009, is poised first in this checklist.
Rashid’s three-wicket haul can also be the second-cheapest spell within the IPL historical past. With 5/5 in opposition to Rajasthan Royals within the second version of the event, Anil Kumble is sitting first in this checklist. After this spectacular spell, Rashid now has 17 wickets underneath his belt from 12 video games of the on-going IPL season.
In his very first over, Rashid wreaked havoc on Delhi’s batting drive by scalping the prized wickets of Shimron Hetmyer and Ajinkya Rahane. Axar Patel, who tried to clear the rope over deep mid-wicket, gave the ball straight to Priyam Garg and have become Rashid’s third sufferer.
Batting first, SRH managed to submit a dominant 219-run complete on the again of elegant batting present by skipper David Warner and Wriddhiman Saha. While Warner scored a 34-ball 66, Saha stitched 87 from 45 deliveries.
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