Sharjah, Oct. 18 -- : After registering a thrilling five-wicket win over Chennai Super Kings (CSK), Delhi Capitals' opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan hailed Axar Patel's performance with both bat and ball, and he labelled the all-rounder as a "great asset".
Delhi Capitals (DC) chased down a total of 180 with five wickets in hand and one ball to spare. Shikhar Dhawan scored his maiden century in IPL and he remained unbeaten on 101. With this win, Delhi has now gone to the top of the Indian Premier League (IPL) standings with 14 points from nine games.
Delhi needed 17 runs off the final over, and Axar Patel smashed three sixes in the over bowled by Ravindra Jadeja to hand the Shreyas Iyer-led side a victory.
"We knew that the wicket was slow,...