Delhi Daredevils (DD) beat Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) by 51 runs in match 15 of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2017. DD now have moved to No. 3 in points table, while KXIP have stumbled to 6. All in all, it was a remarkable show by DD, performing equally well in all the departments of the game. Corey Anderson was adjudged Man of the Match for scoring an unbeaten 39 off 22 and taking a vital wicket of David Miller. Sam Billings as well had a good time in the middle. He scored a fluent 55 to set the stage for the home team. Let us have a look at the highlights of Feroz Shah Kotla’s first match in IPL 10. FULL CRICKET SCORECARD, Delhi Daredevils (DD) vs Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) – Match 15
Billings goes great guns: Billings scored his second fifty in IPL. Along with Sanju Samson, he added 53 runs for the opening stand.
Corey Anderson goes bonkers: It was because of Anderson that DD could add 68 runs in the last 5 overs. He hit 3 sixes and as many fours in his 39-run knock. In the second innings, he trapped David Miller in front.
Nadeem’s double strike: Shahbaz Nadeem took two crucial wickets of Manan Vohra and and Wriddhiman Saha. That set the tone for the home team.
Morris continues having fun: Chris Morris is now the second highest wicket-taker of the 10th edition of IPL. He dismissed Hashim Amla, Akshar Patel, and KC Cariappa.
Akshar becomes the only respite for KXIP: Akshar Patel smacked 44 off 19 in the pursuit of a colossal 189. His innings included one boundary and 3 sixes.
Pat Cummins’ Indian summer of 2017: Cummins made headlines in the last Test of Border-Gavaskar Trophy 2016-17. He seems to have extended his fun in the IPL as well. He has now 5 wicket at 15.20.