8 overs: Saha’s excellent square cut to boundary helped KXIP collect 8 runs from Shami’s over. Kings XI Punjab 56/2.

7 overs: Good over by Nadeem. He created pressure on Amla and that resulted in him getting run out. Kings XI Punjab 48/2.

6.6 overs: WICKET! This will hurt Kings XI. Hashim Amla is run out. Unfortunate way of getting out in your debut match. Hashim Amla run out 1 (5b 0x4 0x6).

6 overs: Two back-to-back good overs for Daredevils. It’s good mini comeback in the match after Vijay-Stoinis played a rapid cricket in the initial overs. Just 5 off Morris’ over and he got a wicket too. Kings XI Punjab 45/1.

5.4 overs: WICKET! Murali Vijay is out. Chris Morris provides the first breakthrough. He didn’t need to play that slog. Runs were coming easily for them. Murali Vijay c Brathwaite b Morris 25 (16b 4×4 0x6).

5 overs: Excellent over by Zaheer Khan. Just 4 runs off it. Kings XI Punjab 40/0. Vijay 21 (13b 3×4 0x6), Stoinis 19 (17b 3×4 0x6), Khan 1-0-4-0, Morris 1-0-12-0.

4 overs: Vijay and Stoinis are playing a rapid pace at the moment. They have provided a good start. They need to keep it going. Kings XI Punjab 36/0. Vijay 20 (10b 3×4 0x6), Stoinis 16 (14b 3×4 0x6), Morris 1-0-12-0, Nadeem 2-0-14-0.

3 overs: Very good over for KXIP. 13 runs off it. Vijay and Stoinis sorted out Nadeem very well. Two FOURS in the over, one each by Vijay and Stoinis. Kings XI Punjab 24/0. Stoinis 7 (10b 1×4 0x6), Vijay 17 (8b 3×4 0x6), Nadeem 2-0-14-0, Shami 1-0-10-0.

2 overs: Two exquisite shots by Vijay to boundary earned his team 10 runs in the over. Expensive over by Shami. Kings XI Punjab 11/0. 

1 over: Excellent over by Nadeem. Just 1 run in the over. He has provided a good start. Kings XI Punjab 1/0.



Kings XI Punjab: M Vijay, MP Stoinis, HM Amla, GJ Maxwell, DA Miller, WP Saha, Gurkeerat Singh, AR Patel, MM Sharma, Sandeep Sharma, KC Cariappa.

Delhi Daredevils: Q de Kock, RR Pant, SV Samson, KK Nair, CR Brathwaite, CH Morris, SW Billings, A Mishra, Mohammed Shami, Z Khan, S Nadeem.


TOSS: Delhi Daredevil win toss and opted to bowl first against hosts Kings XI Punjab.