DY Patil stadium wicket reminds DC’s Mitchell Marsh of Perth


Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Could 12 (ANI): After taking part in a match-winning knock of 89 runs, Delhi Capitals batter Mitchell Marsh mentioned that the wicket at Dr DY Patil Stadium, Mumbai reminds him of the Perth Stadium.

A 144-run stand between Marsh (89) and David Warner (52) helped DC register an eight-wicket win towards RR right here at DY Patil Stadium in Mumbai on Wednesday.

“Was a tricky recreation. Bodily it is powerful if you bowl a bit and bat a bit. Slower balls and cutters, they had been powerful to attain. 160 was par. But it surely’s about one good partnership. The primary four-five overs of powerplay had been about as powerful a batting as I’ve had in T20 cricket. It was swinging, little bit of seam there and there was bounce. Jogs my memory of Perth Stadium this wicket,” mentioned Marsh in a post-match presentation.

“Felt just like the final couple of video games I’ve obtained again to hitting the ball like I needed to. I truthfully thought I smashed it first, wasn’t frightened one bit. Which might be a very good factor as a result of I are likely to look responsible after I assume I am out,” he added.

Chasing 161, DC began off horribly as they misplaced the wicket of their opening batter, KS Bharat for a duck. Later, Marsh and Warner stitched a 144-run partnership, and switch the tide of their facet’s favor.

For RR, Ravichandran Ashwin and Devdutt Padikkal starred with the bat and scored 50 and 48 runs, respectively to take their facet to a complete of 160/6, within the first innings.

With this win, DC is presently within the fifth place on the factors desk with 12 factors. RR is within the third place with 14 factors. (ANI)


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