Dubai:Delhi Capitals produced a clinical all-round performance to beat Rajasthan Royals by 13 runs in the 30th match of IPL 2020, registering their sixth win of the cash-rich tournament at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, here on Wednesday.
Delhi Capitals, batting first, put up 161/7 in 20 overs courtesy half centuries by Shikhar Dhawan (57 off 33) and skipper Shreyas Iyer (53 off 43).
In reply, Rajasthan Royals kept losing wickets at regular intervals and could score 148/8 in 20 overs, losing the match by 13 runs.Ben Stokes (41 off 35) and Robin Uthappa (32 off 27) were the top scorers for RR.
Debutant Tishar Deshpande and Nortje bagged took two wickets each, while Rabada, Ashwin and Axar Patel bagged one each for DC.
With this win, Delhi Capitals reclaimed the top spot on the points table. They have won six out of eight matches so far in the tournament.(UNI)