Sports Desk: In the second match played against Punjab Kings in Super Sunday, Delhi Capitals have reached the top of the point table, winning by 7 wickets. Delhi have 12 points in 6 matches with 6 wins in 8 matches. On the other hand, Punjab has suffered a setback and the team's journey to the playoffs has been difficult. Punjab has won just 3 matches in 8 matches and lost one place to sixth.
The second and third place are Chennai Super Kings and Royal Challengers Bangalore with 10 wins each with 5 wins in 7 matches. At the same time, Mumbai Indians retained the fourth position with 8 points. Talking about the fifth number, Punjab was earlier in this place, but after the defeat of Delhi, now it has been replaced by Rajasthan Royals, who have won 3 out of 7 matches and have 6 points.
Kolkata Knight Riders, on the seventh place, have won 2 out of 7 matches and have 4 points, while the last and eighth place is Sunrisers Hyderabad which have won only one match in the current season and have 2 points.
Shikhar Dhawan of Delhi has captured the Purple Cap by playing an innings of 69 against Punjab. Dhawan now has 380 runs. KL Rahul is still at number two with 331 runs. CSK's Faf du Plessis (320) is at number three and Prithvi Sha from Delhi with 308 runs in fourth place. Sanju Samson has once again joined the top five, who has scored 277 runs in IPL 2021 after a 48-run knock against the Sunrisers.
RCB's Harshal Patel holds the Purple Cap with 17 wickets. At the second and third position are Avesh Khan of Delhi and Chris Maurice of Rajasthan with 14–14 wickets respectively. In fourth place is Rahul Chahar of Mumbai with 11 wickets and Rashid Khan on the fifth with 10 wickets in total.