After 7 years Delhi Capitals qualifies for playoffs of Vivo IPL 2019

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Delhi Capitals on Sunday became the second team after CSK to qualify for the playoffs in the ongoing IPL 2019. DC qualified in the playoffs for the first time since 2012. Delhi Capitals knocked RCB out of the tournament. Batting first, DC scored 187 runs with the help of two fifties from Dhawan and Shreyas Iyer. RCB started fiercely with 63 in just 5.5 overs before losing Parthiv Patel followed by Virat Kohli. Wickets thereafter, kept on falling and took the game Away from RCB.

DC squad has performed exceptionally well this year. Think tanks like Ricky Pointing and Saurav Ganguly have been their part of the campaign which has certainly payed off. Shikhar Dhawan’s form has proved to be very important for DC. Shreyas Iyer has looked great with the bat this season. Rishabh Pant has played a few helpful knocks too for the team. The likes of Kagiso Rabada and other bowlers have bowled with discipline and proved to be match winners. Overall the whole team consists of young players and have shown a lot of character to reach the playoffs.


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