Shikhar Dhawan (Photo Credits: PTI)
Mumbai: Delhi Capitals (DC) opener Shikhar Dhawan, who played a 92-run knock against Punjab Kings (PBKS) on Sunday in the 11th match of the 14th season of IPL, has said that he is now playing big shots. Are not afraid. Delhi Capitals defeated Punjab Kings by six wickets in the 11th match of the 14th season of IPL played at Wankhede Stadium here on Sunday, with the help of opener Shikhar Dhawan’s 92 runs. DC vs PBKS 11th IPL Match 2021: Shikhar Dhawan’s stormy innings, Delhi beat Punjab by 6 wickets
Shikhar Dhawan hit 13 fours and two sixes off 49 balls. For this performance, he received the Player of the Match award and now he has also got the Orange Cap.
Dhawan said after the match, “Earlier I was scoring with a low strike rate, then I thought I should take a bit more risk now. I’m trying, I take a risk on the net, not afraid of playing big shots I’ve been. I’m working hard on my game on the side. “
The Punjab Kings, batting first, scored 195 runs for four wickets, which Delhi Capitals gained by losing four wickets with 10 balls to spare.
He said, “My on-side slug shots have become better now. I have more relays at the crease now, because I have been playing for a long time, but at the same time I cannot take things lightly.”
This is the second win for Delhi Capitals in three matches and the team now has four points and has reached the second number in the table. Punjab Kings have suffered their second defeat in three matches.
Dhawan added, “Shaw has taken all the pressure off me. Whatever run he is making in the beginning, especially in the first six overs, he is helping me a lot. Yes, you can say that taking more catches Because of the way I am celebrating, my thigh has become red because of it. “