Kings XI Punjab claim top spot on the points table, as Delhi lose by 4 runs

Vivo IPL 2018: Kings XI Punjab claim top spot on the points table

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KXIP players celebrate their victory against Delhi Daredevils

In a heartbreaking encounter, Delhi Daredevils lost to Kings XI Punjab by four runs, chasing a target of 144 in the 22nd match of the IPL 2018 edition.


Shreyas Iyer’s brilliant 57 goes in vain

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Delhi Daredevils' SS Iyer plays a shot

Shreyas Iyer’s gritty half-century went in vain as Kings XI Punjab snatched a thrilling win off the last ball.

Rahul Tewatia and SS Iyer's 47-run partnership lost the plot towards the end

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Rahul Tewatia scored 24 runs out of 21 balls

SS Iyer and Rahul Tewatia built a solid 47-run partnership for the sixth wicket, but the hosts lost the plot towards the end of the match. 

KXIP bowlers contributed to the win

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Ankit Rajpoot celebrates after taking a wicket

Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Ankit Rajpoot and Andrew Tye of KXIP contributed to Punjab’s win with two wickets each.

U-19 World Cup winning captain Prithvi Shaw failed to impress

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Prithvi Shaw gets clean bowled

U-19 World Cup winning captain Prithvi Shaw, making his IPL debut, was off to a flying start but the innings was cut short to just 22 runs by Ankit Rajpoot, who was adjudged Man of the Match of last night's encounter 

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