That Jasprit Bumrah is one of the best bowlers in world cricket today is a known fact. But, for the legendary Sachin Tendulkar to come out and admit that the fast bowler is currently the best in world cricket is perhaps the greatest compliment he could have got.
Delhi have traditionally never been dangerous in the IPL. As Daredevils, they never showed much daredevilry. But this season has been different. Rechristenend Delhi Capitals, they are only a couple of games away from lifting the coveted title. However, in their way stands a big obstacle named Chennai Super Kings.
A consistent Delhi Capitals will face a rather lucky Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Eliminator match of IPL 2019 at Visakhapatnam on Wednesday. Delhi finished third in the points table with nine wins from 14 games while Sunrisers just about managed to sneak in with 12 points, thanks to a better run rate than Kolkata Knight Riders and Kings XI Punjab.
Chennai Super Kings once again faltered against Mumbai Indians, this time on the bigger occasion of the Qualifier 1. Despite having the home advantage, Chennai could not stop Mumbai from charging into the final. Their batting was sluggish on a difficult wicket, leaving the bowlers very little to defend.