IPL 2020, Match 16: Delhi Capitals (DC) vs Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) – Statistical Highlights
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IPL 2020, Match 16: Delhi Capitals (DC) vs Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) – Statistical Highlights

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On Saturday (3rd October) night, Delhi Capitals (DC) beat Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) by 18 runs in the 16th match of the IPL 2020 at Sharjah Cricket Stadium (Sharjah).

KKR captain Dinesh Karthik sent DC to bat first after winning the toss. The Delhi franchise scored 228/4 (20 overs) in the first innings. Chasing down the big target, KKR managed to reply with 210/8 (20 overs).

Brief Scores: DC – 228/4 in 20 overs (Shreyas Iyer 88*, Prithvi Shaw 66; Andre Russell 2/29)

KKR – 210/8 in 20 overs (Nitish Rana 58, Eoin Morgan 44; Anrich Nortje 3/33)

The Result – DC won by 18 runs

IPL 2020, Match 16: Delhi Capitals vs Kolkata Knight Riders (DC vs KKR) – Statistical Highlights

(Teams’ stats)

Delhi Capitals (DC)

i) In the first innings, Delhi Capitals scored 228/4 (20 overs).

  • It was the second-highest total for DC against any team. Their record total was 231/4 (20 overs) against Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) at Delhi on 23rd April 2011. 

ii) DC won this match by 18 runs.

  • It was the fourth consecutive victory for DC against KKR. It was the first time when DC beat KKR for four successive times. 

 

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR)

i) KKR scored 210/8 (20 overs).

  • It was the highest total for KKR against Delhi Capitals. Their previous record total was 200/9 (20 overs) at Kolkata on 16th April 2018.
  • It was the fifth-highest total for KKR against any team. 

 

(Players’ stats)

Delhi Capitals (DC)

Amit Mishra

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Amit Mishra (Photo Credit: BCCI/IPL)

i) It was the 150th IPL match for Amit Mishra.

  • Amit Mishra became the 15th player to appear in 150 IPL matches.

ii) Amit Mishra has taken 100 IPL wickets for Delhi Capitals.

  • Amit Mishra became the first DC bowler to take 100 IPL wickets. 
  • Amit Mishra became the seventh bowler to claim 100 IPL wickets for a team. 

 

Prithvi Shaw

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Prithvi Shaw (Image Credit: BCCI/IPL)

i) Opener Prithvi Shaw scored 66 runs.

  • It was the second-highest individual knock in the first innings for a DC opener against KKR. Their record was 107* by David Warner at Delhi on 29th March 2010. 
  • It was the fifth-highest individual score for a DC opener against KKR. 

 

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR)

Sunil Narine

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i) It was 123rd T20 match for Sunil Narine for KKR.

 

Eoin Morgan

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i) Former Irish cricketer and present English limited-overs captain Eoin Morgan has hit 304 T20 sixes.

  • Eoin Morgan became the second European cricketer to hit 300 T20 sixes. Dutch cricketer Ryan ten Doeschate (308 sixes) was the first European cricketer to hit 300 T20 sixes.

 

Andre Russell

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Andre Russell (Image Credit: BCCI/IPL)

i) Caribbean cricketer Andre Russell has scored 1455 runs for KKR.

  • Surpassing former KKR cricketer Manish Pandey (1442 T20 runs), Russell became the fifth most T20 run-scorer for KKR.