IPL Factors Desk: Kings XI Punjab continued their resurgence and are actually fifth within the desk.© BCCI/IPL
Kings XI Punjab continued their resurgence within the season, as they beat Delhi Capitals by 5 wickets to register their third consecutive win. Regardless of being backside of the desk two video games in the past, the KL Rahul-led facet are actually fifth within the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 factors desk, with eight factors from 10 video games. They’re tied on factors with Rajasthan Royals, however have a greater Internet Run Fee. SunRisers Hyderabad, who’ve performed a recreation much less, have the possibility to go above each Rajasthan and KXIP in the event that they win their subsequent match as they’ve a greater NRR.
Delhi Capitals stay on high of the desk, regardless of the defeat. Nonetheless, each Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore can pull stage with them on factors in the event that they win their video games in hand.
The match noticed the highest three batsmen within the race for the Orange Cap battle it out. Whereas KL Rahul and Mayank Agarwal fell cheaply, Shikhar Dhawan’s second century in a row noticed him break the KXIP duopoly on the high of the run-scorers’ listing.
Whereas Rahul continues to be the main run-scorer this season with 540 runs, Dhawan is now within the 2nd place with 465 runs. Mayank is behind them at third, with 398 runs.
Kagiso Rabada, in the meantime, took two wickets to take his tally to 21 for the season. Mohammed Shami additionally took two within the recreation to maneuver as much as second within the race for the Purple Cap, along with his tally standing at 16 this yr to date.
Nonetheless, Jasprit Bumrah, with 15, has a recreation in hand over Shami. RCB spinner Yuzvendra Chahal is subsequent on the listing, with 13 wickets.
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