Kolkata Knight Riders defeated the strong Delhi Capitals by three wickets in a low-scoring and thrilling match on Sunday. Batting first, Delhi scored 127 runs for the loss of nine wickets in 20 overs. Chasing this target, Kolkata’s team won the match by scoring 130 runs for seven wickets in 18.2 overs. Nitish Rana, Shubman Gill and Sunil Narine contributed significantly to this victory, who scored 36, 30 and 21 runs respectively. Kolkata have earned two important points from this win and are now fourth in the latest points table, while Delhi will have to wait for a place in the playoffs.
Check here the latest point table of IPL 2021
|Team||match game||live||losers||Tie||no result||run rate||Points|
|Chennai Super Kings||10||8||2||0||0||+1.069||16|
|Royal Challengers Bangalore||10||6||4||0||0||-0.359||12|
|Kolkata Knight Riders||11||5||6||0||0||+0.363||10|
Chennai Super Kings are on top with 16 points from 10 matches with eight wins. Delhi Capitals also has so many points from 11 matches, but due to better net run rate, Chennai team is on top ahead of Delhi. Royal Challengers Bangalore team is at number three with 12 points with six wins from 10 matches, while Punjab Kings are at number five. The condition of the defending champions Mumbai Indians is very bad and the team is at number seven with eight points.