Delhi Capitals defeated the Punjab Kings. Captain Mayank Agarwal said the reason for the defeat of Punjab Kings, you also know.
In the 29th match of the 14th season of the Indian Premier League, IPL, Delhi Capitals defeated the Punjab Kings.
Punjab Kings captain Mayank Agarwal, who played an unbeaten 99-run inning against Delhi in this match, has said that it was his day in batting.
Although the team suffered a humiliating defeat by 7 wickets, Mayank Agarwal won the title of man of the match. Mayank has also cited the reason for Punjab’s defeat.
Mayank Agarwal, who took charge of the team in the absence of Punjab regular captain Lokesh Rahul, lost the toss and scored 166 runs, batting first.
But he did not get any other batsman from the other end. Mayank Agarwal managed to score 99 not out.
At the same time, Delhi defeated opener Shikhar Dhawan (69 not out) in the match played at the Narendra Modi Stadium here on Sunday and took the top spot on the table.
Mayank Agarwal said after the match, “Rahul is going for surgery, he will come back. We were 10 runs behind on that wicket and after that powerplay, we were behind.
A batsman had to bat till the end. That’s our plan was and today was my day. ” Delhi won the toss and bowled first to restrict Punjab to 166 for six and then hit the target, losing three wickets in 17.4 overs.
This is Delhi’s sixth win in 8 matches and the team has now reached the top of the table with 12 points. Punjab have suffered their fifth defeat in eight matches and the team is at number six with six points.
Mayank added, “We could not make as many runs as we wanted in the middle overs. It would have been a pleasure to have got two points.
Now we have to forget this defeat and come back in the next match. Harpreet’s bowling is going very well. Unite Gotta do better. “