Newly-appointed Delhi Capitals skipper Rishabh Pant, who on Sunday led his staff to their second win within the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL), mentioned he has begun having fun with the captaincy. Pant was made the Delhi Capitals skipper after common captain Shreyas Iyer was dominated out of the cash-rich league because of shoulder damage. “I’ve already begun having fun with the captaincy however we have been underneath strain at first as a result of the wicket was not doing a lot and so they had a very good begin,” Pant informed host broadcaster Star Sports activities on the post-match presentation after Delhi Capitals defeated Punjab Kings by six wickets on the Wankhede.
Earlier, Mayank Agarwal’s masterclass had put Punjab Kings on track of victory however Shikhar Dhawan’s ferocious knock took the sport away from the KL Rahul-led aspect.
Dhawan failed to attain a century however his 92-ball knock for which he consumed 49 balls made certain Capitals chased down the 196-run goal with 10 balls to spare.
“Good job by our bowlers to maintain them to 190. There are various issues you possibly can speak to with Shikhar however the finish of the day what he is given to the staff is commendable,” mentioned Pant
“I wish to maintain the atmosphere gentle so that folks get pleasure from their cricket and profit from their alternatives,” he added.
Delhi Capitals will subsequently face-off towards Mumbai Indians on the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on Tuesday.