Pant-led Delhi thrash Dhoni’s Chennai

Afp, Mumbai

12 April, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Captain Rishabh Pant won the battle of wicketkeepers as Delhi Capitals trumped the Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League on Saturday.

Delhi rode on a 138-run opening stand between Shikhar Dhawan (85) and Prithvi Shaw (72) to chase down their target of 189 with eight balls and seven wickets to spare in Mumbai.

Returning Chennai batsman Suresh Raina who top-scored with 54 as Chennai posted 188-7 after being put into bat first.