Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 Delhi Capitals vs Kolkata Knight Riders: Delhi Capitals’ dream of becoming the Indian Premier League (IPL) champion has been shattered once again, this team being runners-up last year in the points table during the league round this year. Reached the playoffs by staying on top. In the second qualifier match, Delhi Capitals faced defeat against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR). The team of Delhi Capitals, captained by Rishabh Pant, has not been able to win the IPL title even once. During the match, a lot of memes are being made on a photo of Delhi Capitals head coach Ricky Ponting and captain Pant. In this photo, both of them sit in the dugout and it seems that they are making some special strategy.
This photo of both was captured in the camera and soon became viral on social media. Pant and Ponting sent Marcus Stoinis at number three in the batting order and this decision of both is being criticized a lot. Prithvi Shaw and Shikhar Dhawan gave Delhi Capitals a good start by adding 32 runs in the first four overs, but KKR made a strong comeback as Shaw was dismissed.
This is classic ponting pose for maximum brain output. Though DC fans would have liked him to take the pose before sending stoinis at 3. pic.twitter.com/t1eqcsPmJF
— (@CaughtAtGully) October 13, 2021
KKR allowed Delhi Capitals to score just 135 runs for five wickets in 20 overs. After this Venkatesh Iyer and Shubman Gill shared a 96-run partnership for the first wicket to make the match almost one-sided. Delhi Capitals came back with a bang in the last three overs, but in the end KKR made it to the final with a three-wicket win.
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