IPL 2020 : Dhawan, Hetmyer, Rabada take stunners to win it for DC. Is Delhi Capitals the best fielding unit in IPL 2020 ?

Dhawan, Hetmyer, Rabada

Fielding wins matches and Delhi Capitals proved the same to the hilt against Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League (IPL 2020) on Friday night. Brilliant efforts in the field by Shikhar Dhawan and Shimron Hetmeyar won the 5th match for Delhi team against Royals.

Catches Win matches : Great Fielding Effort No. 1 by Shikhar Dhawan

Chasing not too big 185, RR was expecting a great start from Jos Buttler. The Englishman started with his usual flourish as he hit two sweetly timed boundaries. But the inning was cut short as Shikhar Dhawan took a stunner at square leg to dismiss Buttler.

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As Buttler was looking for a big hit, Dhawan ended his innings with absolute beauty.

Shikhar Dhawan catch

Catches Win matches : Great Fielding Effort No. 2 Shimron Hetmeyar

If Dhawan’s catch for athletics, Hetmeyar took absolute stunner to send back Steve Smith to pavilion. Smith with 24 runs was raising Rajasthan Royals hopes till Hetmyer hit him with a brilliant catch at deep square midwicket.

The West Indies batsman dived forward to complete a beautiful catch.

Catches Win matches : Great Fielding Effort No. 3 Kagiso Rabada

Paceman Kagiso Rabada completed the great day in field for Delhi Capitals. Rabada took a sensational catch to dismiss Andrew Tye at deep midwicket. Rabada was little late to move behind the ball, but then with little extra effort on dive completed a great catch.

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If these 3 were not enough, Hetmeyar sealed the issue with another stunner as he took a beauty to dismiss Shreyas Gopal which was final nail in the Rajasthan Royals innings coffin.

These brilliant efforts by Delhi Capitals delivered 5th victory of IPL 2020 for the Shreyas Iyer team. Now they are on top of the IPL 2020 points table. One can easily say that Delhi Capitals is not only leading the points table but is also looking the best fielding unit in the IPL 2020. The young and fit legs are keeping them in good stead in the field.

AVERAGE AGE OF TEAMS in IPL 2020

Rajasthan Royals – 25.80 years
Kolkata Knight Riders – 26.64 years
Delhi Capitals – 26.91 years
KingsXI Punjab – 27.04 years
Sunrisers Hyderabad – 27.28 years
Mumbai Indians – 27.38 years
Royal Challengers Bangalore 29.29 years
Chennai Super Kings 30.5 years

Delhi Capitals is the 3rd youngest team in IPL 2020 with an average age of 26years 91. days. Young captain, young team backed by their brilliant fielding and all-round skills – without any doubt Delhi Capitals after 3 weeks of IPL 2020 has emerged as one of the favorites to win the title this year.