Rishabh Pant’s funny act while Ricky Pointing was talking to the commentator during CSK vs DC match video went viral.
Delhi Capitals (DC) the underdog’s team performing outstandingly in this season. However, they are the table-toppers of the IPL 2020 till now with the 14 points in their pocket. They snubbed Chennai Super Kings (CSK) for the second time in this IPL 2020.
Chennai Super Kings (CSK) while playing first smashed Delhi Capitals bowlers very badly and set the target of 180 runs. Therefore, opener Sam Curran was not able to score more runs and caught on zero. But Faf du Plessis and Shane Watson done a brilliant pieces of batting and build the inning.
As a result, both of them made the partnership of over eighty runs. Faf du Plessis did his sixteenth half-century of the IPL i.e 58 of 47 balls. Whereas, Shane Watson strikes 36 of 28 runs.
Subsequently, Rayudu carried the CSK’s inning forward and scored stunning 45 runs with a strike rate of 180. But skipper MS Dhoni failed to take CSK’s inning and caught out on 3 runs. In the end, R Jadeja played knocks strike rate over 250 runs.
On the other hand, Delhi Capitals bowlers went very expensive except Axar Patel. Axar Patel didn’t get a wicket but bowled with the economy of almost 5 runs per over. Nortje scalped two wickets but the economy was over 10 runs per over.
During the second inning, Chennai Super Kings (CSK) bowlers bowled brilliantly. As Deepak Chahar caught P Shaw on zero and also sent Ajinkya Rahane back to the pavilion before the ending of power play.
In Rishabh Pant’s absence, Alex Carey failed once again.
Rishabh Pant absent for the match due to his hamstring injury. Australian wicketkeeper Alex Carey (4 of 7 balls) played as an alternative for Rishabh Pant. Further, Iyer and Stoinis hit the over 20 runs with the strike rate over 100.
Consequently, Shikhar Dhawan played a brilliant not out century for the Delhi Capitals (DC). He smashed a total of 101 runs in just 58 balls including 14 boundaries and 1 six. Hence, he made his first IPL century along with help Delhi Capitals (DC) to climb at 1st position.
Meanwhile, during the 8th over of the second inning, Deepak Chahar was bowling and Iyer & Dhawan were on the pitch. At that time commentators called Delhi Capitals (DC) coach for chatting with them.
While Ricky Pointing was talking with commentators, Rishabh Pant did the brilliant mimicry by standing behind the former Aussies skipper. He acted like he is listening to everything and as a part of the joke done the funny face reactions.
Here is the video:
After then, Axar Patel finished the inning for Delhi Capitals in an epic manner. He arrived almost on the last over of the inning. They had to chase 17 runs in just 6 balls. It was possible to stop from the CSK side but due to Bravo’s injury MS Dhoni handed the ball to R Jadeja and all went in vain.
Henceforth, Delhi Capitals (DC) was able to chase easily 17 runs in the last over. Because Axar Patel 21 with a strike rate of 420 in the last over. Also, included 3 sixes in the inning. Overall, it helps Delhi Capitals (DC) to cement their position for the playoffs. Unfortunately, the trouble of qualifying to playoffs for CSK is increasing day by day.