Delhi Capitals 159/4 (20 ov)
Sunrisers Hyderabad 159/7 (20 ov)
Delhi Capitals won the Match in Super Over
Player of the match: Prithvi Shaw
Phew! How about that for an end? I'm sure cricket fans and the neutral lot would not be complaining over the game going into the Super Over. It's been equally exciting to have brought the coverage of this game to you - thank you so much for tuning in to Sportskeeda's live coverage of the same. It's been an exhilarating end to the Chennai leg of the IPL and with the Mumbai leg also drawing to a close earlier in the day, the action shifts to Ahmedabad and Delhi, starting with the Punjab Kings - Kolkata Knight Riders clash in the former city. Do tune into that on Monday as we continue to bring our coverage to you. For now though, on behalf of my colleague Prashanth Satish, this is Sooryanarayanan Sesha humbly reminding you to mask up, maintain social distancing and stay indoors unless absolutely necessary! Good night and stay safe!
Prithvi Shaw (Delhi Capitals): I think it was a good wicket for the first six overs and then it slowed down a bit. I felt the spinners were bowling quite well. The pace of Rashid makes it not that easy to score runs but we did well to get 160 in the end. I'm just doing all that I have worked with. It has been helping me and I would like to continue with it. I didn't really think about it (getting to a Super Over) but Williamson played a really good knock and took it to the end. I thought Axar bowled really well in the Super Over. I wasn't there during the discussion (laughs when he's asked if he was set to bat in the Super Over). But I knew Shikhar bhai and Rishabh would bat in the Super Over since Rashid was going to bowl.

Shikhar Dhawan (Delhi Capitals, standing in for Rishabh Pant): It was quite a thrilling game; shouldn't have gone into the Super Over. We made a few mistakes but that's part of the game. (On the mistakes) I think one odd boundary, we should have contained them; the last over as well, but it is part of the game. It was very tough to bat especially after the Powerplay; it was turning and holding and especially in T20 cricket we need to play big shots but Kane Williamson batted really well for them and he showed his class. Those little things (Warner's short run) make a huge impact and I am glad that we got that and we ended up winning the game. Absolutely looking forward to that (the Ahmedabad leg). We think the wicket will play better than here. I think we're playing some really good cricket as well. The batters are all contributing and even in the bowling, Avesh has been bowling really well. Everybody is contributing well.
How did it come down to this? The chase began with Jonny Bairstow pulling the trigger against Marcus Stoinis - a surprise entry after a couple of tidy overs at the start. Bairstow did live on the edge but thereafter, he brought out his vintage whippage over mid-wicket. He feasted in on both spin and pace and looked in complete command out there. This, despite the fall of skipper David Warner, who once again fell short of his ground en route to a risky single.

Towards the end of the Powerplay, Bairstow showed just why his aggression is his biggest strength and weakness as he found a way to get dismissed against the run of play yet again. That left a lot on the shoulders of Kane Williamson who brought out a couple of calculated sweep shots - conventional and reverse - to ease the pressure on the scoring rate. His partner Virat Singh though, struggled right from the outset and soon perished in an attempt to break the shackles.

Kedar Jadhav was busy in rotating the strike while Williamson continued to pick out the odd boundary as the Sunrisers kept the required rate hovering above the 9-run mark. Jadhav's attempt in taking the attack to the opposition didn't come off however, as the wily Amit Mishra had him stumped courtesy a terrific piece of adjustment in length.

The pressure was right back on the batting side as the boundaries started to dry up despite Williamson crossing his half-century. The equation was 43 needed of the last four overs when Axar Patel trapped both Abhishek Sharma and Rashid Khan in front of consecutive deliveries.

The pressure kept mounting on Williamson and some canny bowling towards the end took the required rate out of bounds for the Kiwi stalwart. When all seemed lost for SRH, enter Jagadeesha Suchith: the Karnataka lad feasted in on some rather poor deliveries from Avesh and Rabada and a sudden spurt of boundaries left the Sunrisers three deliveries to get four runs. But the canny Rabada hit the right length and two byes and a leg bye later, we were down to a Super Over.

It was an inspired call from Capitals to hand the Super Over to Axar Patel; not quite as such from the Sunrisers who kept Jonny Bairstow in the shed. Just a solitary boundary came off the Super Over as Axar held his own against Williamson and Warner. He tied them down to just nine runs, which was brought down to eight courtesy a short run from Warner.

Rishabh Pant and Shikhar Dhawan took guard against Rashid Khan and the audacious Capitals skipper sealed the fate of this game with an incredible reverse-sweep. It wasn't a cruise against Rashid and a couple of tight scampers across the pitch saw the Delhi Capitals home in the Super Over.

As far as the Capitals' bowling was concerned, Ravichandran Ashwin was decent, Amit Mishra as canny as ever and Avesh Khan continued his dream run in the tournament with a three-wicket haul. Kagiso Rabada had a tough night in the last over in particular and he didn't even get to complete his quota of overs. But the man who stole the show eventually in the Super Over as well was Axar Patel, whose break owing to testing positive for COVID-19 didn't deter him one bit, as he restated his credentials and the sheer value he brings to this DC outfit. 
Steve Smith (Delhi Capitals): (On his experience with the team thus far) It's good - I am fitting really well in this group; good bunch of guys and we're playing some really good cricket as well. Happy to get across the line. I have worked with Ricky a little bit, he was my first captain when I started off in international cricket. He brings a lot of energy to this side. Been a really nice couple of weeks so far. This wicket has been pretty difficult to score as well. I was trying to time it and use the middle of the bat as much. The guys who were trying to muscle it found it tough. Just happy to get across the line in the end.
David Warner (Sunrisers Hyderabad Captain): It's been a tough one. I thought the way the bowlers came back after the Powerplay was fantastic. If you get off to a flier it is always going to be tough later on. I thought our bowlers executed really well. Vijay Shankar, even though he's not one of our strike bowlers, bowled fantastically. Our bowlers got us to a good total to chase down. Jonny at the top was good and Kane took it deep but we couldn't bat well in the middle overs. (Regarding Manish Pandey being left out) It's upon the selectors; it was a harsh call in my opinion but at the end of the day it was the decision of the selectors. And you cannot discredit Virat - he is a very good player. On this surface, not playing too many balls in the middle and not getting enough time can make it tough. They bowled fantastic through the middle and made it challenging for us. If you hit the ball in the end to a world class fielder you are going to get run out nine times out of ten.
THE CAPITALS ARE HOME! THE DELHI CAPITALS MAKE IT THROUGH BY THE BAREST OF MARGINS (CREDITS TO IAN SMITH!). THAT ONE SHORT! Oh David Warner, how much will he rue that? But what a finale to a cracking Sunday - Match tied; Delhi Capitals win the one-over eliminator!
0.6 Rashid Khan to Shikhar Dhawan, has Pant reached inside in time? Yes he has, DC win this contest. Full and at the stumps and Dhawan tries to slog sweep this one and it hit on the pads trying to sweep but Pant has called him through as they complete the leg bye to cross the line
One needed off the last delivery. Surely this is the last delivery of the game right? 
0.5 Rashid Khan to Rishabh Pant, OH! Huge shout, tossed up on stump line and Pant goes for the slog sweep, he is hit on the pads and they steal a leg-bye. SRH decide to review for the leg-before

No bat involved, wickets missing and the call will remain not-out
2 off 2...
0.4 Rashid Khan to Rishabh Pant, quick and into the wicket, Pant tries to pull this one away but gets hit on the thigh pads
THAT SHOULD BE THE GAME! Unless Rashid can pick up a wicket of course...
0.3 Rashid Khan to Rishabh Pant, FOUR! PANTASTIC! Oh my word, this guy is outrageous, if ever you needed a word on that. He goes for the reverse hit and this goes over short third man and into the fence
0.2 Rashid Khan to Shikhar Dhawan, quick and pitching outside leg-stump and it hits the pads and goes down to short fine-leg for a leg-bye
0.1 Rashid Khan to Rishabh Pant, quick and on a length and Pant quickly goes back and pulls it away to the deep. They run only a single though.
Rishabh Pant and Shikhar Dhawan - that's how the Capitals have gone. The skipper and the tournament's leading run-getter thus far take their guard. And they will need to pick up 8 runs off the wizardry of Rashid Khan. Here we go...
So the Delhi Capitals need 8 runs off the Super Over to leave Chennai with a couple of points. It is all but certain that Rashid Khan will have the ball in hand and with that educated guess in mind, who will the Capitals send out to bat? And what about Jonny Bairstow - he has been the in form batsman which is why should he have come out to face the Super Over? Hindsight is always a beautiful thing but these six deliveries are all that lie in front of us for now.
Oh dear! This game refuses to give. The decision to have the third umpire call a short run has come into effect for this first time as Warner falls short by millimetres on his first run. Geez, will this come back to bite the Sunrisers?
0.6 Axar Patel to David Warner, full and in the block hole, Warner squeezes this one out to the deep mid-wicket fielder and they take a couple to end the super over. Wait, after some check upstairs, it has been found that there was a short run so the target for DC will be just 8.
Here we go then. How much will SRH end up with?
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