Delhi Capitals won the Punjab Kings by 7 wickets in the 29th match of the IPL. Punjab, batting first, scored 166 runs for 6 wickets and set a challenging target of 167 runs. Delhi achieved this target in 17.4 overs at the loss of 3 wickets. Shikhar Dhawan played an unbeaten 69-run inning.
With this win, Delhi has reached first place in the point table and now the second place is Chennai Super Kings.
Delhi Capitals is in the first position with 12 points and Chennai Super Kings come second with 10 points. Virat Kohli's Royal Challengers Bangalore is at number three and Mumbai is at fourth position with 8 points.
IPL Orange Cap: Delhi Capitals opener Shikhar Dhawan is in first place in the Orange Cap race. He has scored 380 runs in 8 matches. On the other hand, KL Rahul of Punjab is in second place with 331 runs in 7 matches. Faf du Plessis of Chennai has reached the third position with 320 runs.
IPL Purple Cap: Purple cap has been held by Harshal Patel of Royal Challengers Bangalore since its inception. Patel has taken 17 wickets in 7 matches. On the second position in the list is Avesh Khan, who has 14 wickets in his account so far. Chris Morris of Rajasthan Royals is at number three with 14 wickets.