Delhi Capitals notched up a six-wicket win over defending champions Mumbai Indians in a low-scoring IPL match in Chennai on Tuesday. Experienced leg-spinner Amit Mishra snared four wickets as Delhi produced a disciplined bowling performance to restrict Mumbai to a below-par 137 for nine after deciding to bat first at the MA Chidambaram Stadium. Chasing the total, Shikhar Dhawan scored a 42-ball 45 and added 53 runs with Steve Smith (33) for the second wicket. Once they back in the hut, Lalit Yadav (22) and Shimron Hetmyer (14) held their nerves to take DC home in 19.1 overs. Earlier, Rohit Sharma (44), Ishant Kishan (26), Suryakumar Yadav (24) and Jayant Yadav (23) were the main contributors for MI, who couldn't recover from a middle-order collapse after being 67 for 2 in seven overs at one stage. For DC, Mishra emerged as the most successful bowler and he was ably supported by Avesh Khan (2/15), Lalit Yadav (1/17), Marcus Stoinis (1/20) and Kagiso Rabada (1/25). Brief scores: Mumbai Indians: 137/9 in 20 overs (Rohit Sharma 44; Amit Mishra 4/24) lost to Delhi Capitals: 138 for 4 in 19.1 overs (Shikhar Dhawan 45; Jayant Yadav 1/25). Catch the highlights of DC vs MI here.
7: 30 PM IST: Rohit Sharma and Quinton de Kock to start for Mumbai Indians, Marcus Stoinis has the ball in hand for Delhi Capitals. Scroll down for live commentary
7:15 PM IST: Teams
MI: Quinton de Kock (wk), Rohit Sharma (c), Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Jayant Yadav, Rahul Chahar, Jasprit Bumrah, Trent Boult
DC: Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Steven Smith, Rishabh Pant (c & wk), Marcus Stoinis, Shimron Hetmyer, Lalit Yadav, R Ashwin, Kagiso Rabada, Amit Mishra, Avesh Khan
7:05 PM IST: Mumbai Indians have won the toss and opted to bat first. Jayant Yadav replaces Adam Milne says Rohit. Lukman Meriwala and Chris Woakes are out, replaced by Shimron Hetmyer and Amit Mishra for Delhi Capitals
Last year, the two teams met five times with MI getting better of DC every time including final. Can Rishabh Pant bring a fresh perspective to Delhi.
6:55 PM IST: Hello and welcome to the coverage of Delhi Capitals Vs Mumbai Indians match. Stay tuned for toss.
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