Gujarat Titans started their campaign with massive positives in the side. Mohammed Shami produced a brilliant spell, while Lockie Ferguson and Rashid Khan bowled tight spells in the middle overs. Hardik Pandya also completed his quota of four overs without a hitch. The only thing that bothered Gujarat was Varun Aaron going for 45 runs in his four overs. The middle-order took the team to victory, stating the middle-order strength of Gujarat.
For Delhi Capitals, Lalit Yadav and Axar Patel put on a partnership of 75 runs in 30 balls, pulling off the win from Delhi, from a difficult situation. Kuldeep Yadav also took 3 wickets by giving just 18 runs and is back in form. With huge positives for both the teams, the second match of the day, will be an exciting contest.
Pitch Report: The pitch at MCA stadium helps batsmen in the initial stage and also assists spinners as the game advances. MCA is a big ground with 80-85 meters of a boundary. Both sides will look forward to field first after winning the toss, as there would be more help for spinners in the second innings.