AB de Villiers, IPL 2018, Royal Challengers Bangalore
AB de Villiers (Image courtesy: AFP)

From 23 for 2 in the sixth over, Delhi Daredevils (DD) recovered to 174 for 5 in their 20 overs. Rishabh Pant blasted a 48-ball 85 to help DD reach there. Then AB de Villiers made a mockery of the total. Coming in at 29 for 2 in the fifth over, de Villiers’ blasted a 39-ball 90* to take RCB home in the 18th over. The match witnessed several interesting moments. From Yuzvendra Chahal’s turn to Umesh Yadav’s probing spell to Shreyas Iyer’s counterattack to Trent Boult’s astounding catch…

RCB recorded their second win this season, meanwhile, DD continue languishing at the bottom. Here are the marks out of 10 for Match 19 of VIVO IPL 2018.

Delhi Daredevils’ Marks Out of 10

Players Performance Marks out of 10
Rishabh Pant 85 (48) 9/10
Shreyas Iyer 52 (31) 8/10
Trent Boult 4-0-33-1, 1c 7/10
Glenn Maxwell 4 (6) & 2-0-13-1 5.5/10
Rahul Tewatia 13 (9)* & 3-0-26-0 5.5/10
Harshal Patel 3-0-33-1 3/10
Chris Morris 0 (0)* & 4-0-43-0 3/10
Jason Roy 5 (16), 1c 1.5/10
Gautam Gambhir 3 (10) 1/10
Shahbaz Nadeem 2-0-27-0 1/10

Vijay Shankar neither batted nor bowled

DD Team Average: 4.45

Royal Challengers Bangalore’s Marks Out of 10 

Players Performance Marks out of 10
AB de Villiers 90 (39)*, 1c 9.5/10
Yuzvendra Chahal 3-0-22-2, 1c 8/10
Umesh Yadav 4-0-27-1 8/10
Virat Kohli 30 (26) 7/10
Washington Sundar 4-0-31-1 6.5/10
Mandeep Singh 17 (9)* 6.5/10
Corey Anderson 15 (13), 1-0-10-1 6.5/10
Quinton de Kock 18 (16) 6/10
Mohammed Siraj 4-0-35-0, 2c 5/10
Chris Woakes 4-0-40-0 3.5/10
Manan Vohra 2 (5) 2/10

RCB Team Average:  6.23

Brief scores

Delhi Daredevils 174 for 5 in 20 overs [Shreyas Iyer 52 (31), Rishabh Pant 85 (48); Umesh Yadav 4-0-27-1, Yuzvendra Chahal 3-0-22-2] lost to Royal Challengers Bangalore 176 for 4 in 18 overs [Virat Kohli 30 (26), AB de Villiers 90 (39)*; Trent Boult 4-0-33-1, Glen Maxwell 2-0-13-1] by 6 wickets.

Man of the Match: AB de Villiers

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