IPL 2020 LIVE Score, DC vs RR Today’s Match Live Updates: Shikhar Dhawan Falls After Hitting Fifty

DC vs RR IPL 2020 Match Live Updates: Shikhar Dhawan Falls After Hitting Fifty

DC vs RR IPL 2020 Score: Shikhar Dhawan made his presence felt, with some fine strokeplay.© BCCI/IPL

Delhi Capitals (DC) opener Shikhar Dhawan has been dismissed for 57 runs off 33 deliveries, having helped the side rebuild following a partnership in excess of 85 runs with skipper Shreyas Iyer. DC lost opener Prithvi Shaw off the opening delivery of the match, followed by the dismissal of Ajinkya Rahane for 2 runs off 9 deliveries. Earlier, DC won the toss and opted to bat against Rajasthan Royals (RR) in the 30th match of IPL 2020 at Dubai International Cricket Stadium. The Delhi-based franchise has opted to hand a debut to Tushar Deshpande in place of all-rounder Harshal Patel. RR are going in with an unchanged lineup. (LIVE SCORECARD)

IPL 2020 Match 30 Live Scores Between Delhi Capitals And Rajasthan Royals, Straight From The Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai

  • 20:37 (IST)


    Opening boundary of the innings for Marcus Stoinis who pulled the short delivery over mid-wicket.

  • 20:36 (IST)


    Excellent boundary by Shreyas Iyer, who lofted the ball inside out over extra cover.

  • 20:32 (IST)

    WICKET! Shikhar Dhawan c Karthik Tyagi b Shreyas Gopal 57 (33)

    Shikhar Dhawan dismissed for 57 runs off 33 deliveries, following a top-edge off a switch hit with Karthik Tyagi running in from short third to take the catch. Marcus Stoinis is the new man in.

  • 20:28 (IST)


    Excellent six by Shikhar Dhawan who hits the ball into the second tier at deep mid-wicket, following a slog sweep.

  • 20:25 (IST)


    Shikhar Dhawan gets yet another boundary, striding forward and lofting a flighted delivery over extra cover.

  • 20:20 (IST)


    Shreyas Iyer gets his second boundary of the innings, hitting the ball straight down the ground following a free-hit.

  • 20:13 (IST)


    Shikhar Dhawan gets another boundary,  following a slogsweep with the ball bouncing just in front of Sanju Samson at deep mid-wicket.

  • 20:07 (IST)

    DC back in contention following loss of early wickets at the end of powerplay

    DC are back in the match, having lost Prithvi Shaw and Ajinkya Rahane early, with Shikhar Dhawan and Shreyas Iyer helping the side rebuild. DC 47/2 after 6 overs

  • 20:02 (IST)


    Fourth boundary of the innings for Shikhar Dhawan, who hits the ball to backward square leg astutely.

  • 20:00 (IST)


    Shikhar Dhawan continues to attack, smashing the ball to deep extra cover for a boundary.

  • 19:58 (IST)


    Shreyas Iyer gets his first boundary of the innings, hitting the ball to long-on.

  • 19:55 (IST)


    Second boundary of the innings for Shikhar Dhawan who slaps the short and wide ball powerfully through cover.

  • 19:54 (IST)

    Ben Stokes into the attack

    Steve Smith introduces Ben Stokes into the attack, after Karthik Tyagi conceded 8 runs off his opening over of the innings. Can Stokes get some further wickets?

  • 19:50 (IST)


    Shikhar Dhawan gets his first six of the innings, pulling the short ball to fine leg.

  • 19:43 (IST)


    Shikhar Dhawan gets his first boundary of the innings, smashing the ball through the gap at mid-wicket. This marks the end of Jaydev Unadkat’s opening over where he conceded seven runs. DC 10/1 after 2 overs

  • 19:37 (IST)

    Three runs off the opening over

    Jofra Archer gets RR off to a strong start, conceding just three runs while accounting for the dismissal of Prithvi Shaw. DC 3/1 after 1 over

  • 19:29 (IST)

    DC openers Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw ready to start the innings

    Prithvi Shaw will face the first ball, with Jofra Archer set to bowl the opening over.

  • 19:08 (IST)


    Rajasthan Royals XI: B Stokes, J Buttler, S Smith, S Samson, R Uthappa, R Parag, R Tewatia, J Archer, S Gopal, J Unadkat, K Tyagi.Delhi Capitals XI: P Shaw, S Dhawan, A Rahane, S Iyer, M Stoinis, A Carey, A Patel, R Ashwin, K Rabada, T Deshpande, A Nortje.

  • 19:07 (IST)

    Debut for Tushar Deshpande who replaces Harshal Patel for DC

    Tushar Deshpande has been handed a debut for DC, with Harshal Patel relegated to the sidelines. 

    No changes for RR who have gone in with the same side, that registered a triumph in their previous league match against SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH).

  • 18:57 (IST)

    Just a few minutes left for the toss

    Just a few minutes for the toss. Will DC bring back Shimron Hetmyer, having dropped him in the previous league match? Will Rishabh Pant feature? A few interesting questions that will be answered.

  • 18:54 (IST)

    Quick fitness test for Rishabh Pant

    Rishabh Pant can be seen completing a quick fitness test. It will be interesting to see if he makes it to the matchday lineup, considering the big-hitting he is capable of.

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