In the first innings, opener Mandeep Singh scored 0 (5) for Delhi. Mitchell Marsh also did not score a big 10 (7).
Following this, David Warner and Rishabh Bandh formed a partnership and started playing. Shreyas Gopal hit a hat-trick six in the 9th over before Rishabh Pant hit a four off the next ball. This is the first time Rishabh Bandh has been ruled out of the season against spinners. Rishabh hit 26 off 16 balls.
Next Warner and Rowman Paul formed a partnership and the rain began to fall. These two could never be overthrown. With Warner 92 (58) and Rowman Paul 67 (35) both on the field, Delhi added 207/3 in 20 overs.
Warner was part of the Sunrisers Hyderabad squad last season and there was a controversy between the two players over Warner. Eleven were subsequently dropped from the team and sidelined. In this situation, playing for the Delhi team, today’s match is considered to have retaliated against the Sunrisers. Continued to play with aggression.