After the 88-run defeat at the hands of Sunrisers Hyderabad, Delhi Capitals captain Shreyas Iyer said that his team lost the match in the Powerplay (SRH beat DC) but they got the next Entering the playoffs (IPL Playoffs) by registering one win in two matches.
Irey (Shreyas Iyer) said, ‘This is a big defeat but we cannot celebrate the loss of defeat at this time. Right now we have two more matches to play and just need one win. We have been waiting for that win for the last three matches. This loss will inspire us to perform well in the remaining matches.
He said, ‘Sunrisers scored 70 runs in Powerplay and we lost the match right there. We have to come out with a strong and positive mindset. These defeats should not break morale. The performance before these three matches has to be kept in mind.
Sunrisers (SRH) captain David warner (David warner) Said that in the next two matches, he would also aim to score big so that there would be hope of entering the playoffs. He said, “We would have chosen to bat first even if we won the toss today.” We had to target their fast bowlers. The decision to keep Jonny Bairstow out was tough, but we felt that Kane Williamson was needed at number four. ‘
He praised Riddhiman Saha, who scored 87, saying, ‘His strike rate in Powerplay is amazing. He is hurt in the groin. Vijay Shankar’s injury is yet to be known.
Warner said, “Rashid Khan has both the ability to take wickets and economical bowling.” We have two more matches to play in Sharjah. If we can score 220 in the same way, then who knows if we can reach the playoffs.
Shreyas Iyer (Photo- BCCI / IPL)