IPL 2020: Match 23, RR v DC - Statistical Highlights of the Match

All the major stats and facts from the 23rd match between Rajasthan Royals and Delhi Capitals in Sharjah.

Man of the Match R Ashwin took 2 wickets against RR in Sharjah. (Photo - IANS)

Delhi Capitals beat Rajasthan Royals by 46 runs at Sharjah Cricket Stadium in Sharjah yesterday night and registered their fifth win of this season. 

Earlier Rajasthan Royals won the toss and opted to bowl first. Jofra Archer gave them a good start by removing Shikhar Dhawan and Prithvi Shaw cheaply. Shreyas Iyer played some shots but he got run out for 22. Rishabh Pant too got run out for just 5 runs and at 79/4 Delhi were in some trouble but Marcus Stoinis' 39, Shimron Hetmyer's 45, and cameos from Akshar Patel and Harshal Patel helped Delhi to post a good total of 184/8 on the board.

In reply, Rajasthan Royals had a poor start as R Ashwin dismissed Jos Buttler for just 13 runs. Yashasvi Jaiswal and Steven Smith took the score to over 50 runs but Nortje broke this stand by removing Smith for 24 runs and after his dismissal, Rajasthan Royals' collapse started and the whole team bowled out for 138 runs in the last over. Kagiso Rabada took 3 wickets while R Ashwin and Stoinis picked up 2 wickets each. 

All the major stats and facts from the 23rd match between Rajasthan Royals and Delhi Capitals in Sharjah : 

4 - Rajasthan Royals have lost each of their last 4 matches in this IPL season.

RR last 4 matches in IPL 2020 -

Lost to DC

Lost to MI

Lost to RCB

Lost to KKR

10 - This was Delhi Capitals' 10th win over Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League.

Most wins for DC in IPL -

12 vs MI 

11 vs KXIP / KKR

10 vs RR 

9 vs RCB 

17 - Sanju Samson has scored only 17 runs in his last 4 innings in this IPL. His scores read - 5, 0, 4, and 8. 

34 - Number of wickets Jofra Archer has taken for Rajasthan Royals in IPL - the sixth-most by any bowler.

Most wickets for RR in IPL -

65 - Siddharth Trivedi

61 - Shane Watson

57 - Shane Warne

47 - James Faulkner

35 - Shreyas Gopal

34 - Jofra Archer 

46 - Kagiso Rabada has taken 46 wickets for Delhi Capitals in IPL - the second-most by any bowler.

Most wickets for DC in IPL -

100 - Amit Mishra

46 - Kagiso Rabada

45 - Morne Morkel

43 - Umesh Yadav

41 - Chris Morris 

46 - Runs win is Delhi Capitals' sixth biggest win in terms of runs in Indian Premier League.

Biggest wins for DC in IPL (By runs) -

97 vs RPSG at Pune, 2017

67 vs RR at Delhi, 2010

59 vs RCB at Dubai, 2020

55 vs KKR at Delhi, 2018

51 vs KXIP at Delhi, 2017

46 vs RR at Sharjah, 2020

50 - This was the 50th match for Jos Buttler in IPL. He has scored 1516 runs with 10 fifties in 50 IPL matches so far.


By Jasveer Singh Kharra - 10 Oct, 2020

    Share Via