Rain welcomed Rojasthan Royals return to their home ground in Jaipur as the play was stopped due to rain in Rajasthan Royals inning and they scored 153 runs in 17.5 overs with loss of 5 wickets before rain delayed the RR vs DD 6th Match IPL 2018. The 6th Match of IPL 2018 tournament was delayed due to rain and when hide and seek game of rain stopped, Delhi Daredevils had to chase down revised target of 71 (calculated by DLS method) runs in 6 overs.
RR vs DD 6th Match IPL 2018
IPL 2018 Match 6 Analysis : RR vs DD, 6th Match
Toss : Delhi Daredevils won the toss and opted to bowl
Man of the Match : Sanju Samson
Match Number : 6
|Match||Date||RR Inns||DD Inns||Result||MoM|
|RR vs DD||Wednesday, April 11, 2018||153-5 (17.5)||60-4 (6)||Rajasthan Royals won by 10 runs (DLS method)||Sanju Samson|
Delhi Daredevils captain Gautam Gambhir won the toss and invited Rajasthan Royals batsmen to bat first. Again it was Ajinkya Rahane’s captain knock of 45 runs which build the inning but Sanju Samson and Jos buttler scored quick 37 and 29 runs respectively as DD posted 153-5 in 17.5 overs before rain delayed the game. Rain played the villain role for Delhi Daredevils as they got the revised target of 71 runs in 6 overs to chase.
Coming to the chase, Delhi Daredevils needed something special so they tried Glen Maxwell to open the inning with Colin Munro but start was horror for DD as Colin Munro run out of very first ball of the chase as they manage to score only 60 runs in 6 overs with the loss of 4 wickets and DLS method helped Rajasthan Royals to win the match by 10 runs.
RR Inns : Ajinkya Rahane – 45(40), Sanju Samson – 37(22), Shahbaz Nadeem – 4-34-2, Trent Boult 3-26-1
DD Inns : Rishabh Pant – 20(14), Chris Morris – 17(7), Ben Laughlin – 2-20-2, Jaydev Unadkat – 2-24-1