Delhi Capitals, captained by Rishabh Pant, may have lost by one run against Royal Challengers Bangalore on Tuesday, but a player from this team has registered a major achievement in the IPL.
That cricketer is Prithvi Shaw, the Delhi Capitals opener. Prithvi Shaw became the second cricketer to score a thousand runs in the youngest in the IPL after scoring the eighth run against RCB. Opener Prithvi Shaw completed 1000 runs in 44 matches of IPL. With this, he has left behind Indian captain Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, and Sanju Samson.
Prithvi Shaw achieved this feat at the age of 21 years, 169 days. While Rishabh Pant had completed 1000 runs in this tournament at the age of 20 years 218 days. Rajasthan Royals captain Sanju Samson achieved this feat at 21 years, 183 days, KKR's Shubhaman Gill 21 years 222 days, RCB captain Virat Kohli 22 years 175 days and Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma at 22 years 340 days achieved. On Tuesday, Prithvi Shaw scored only 21 runs against RCB.