Delhi Capitals skipper Shreyas Iyer Saturday commended senior batsman Shikhar Dhawan for establishing the framework of his side's five wicket prevail upon Kings XI Punjab.
"We got a decent begin from Shikhar today, it made it simpler for the batsmen to pursue. He (Dhawan) has been giving us splendid begins. In the event that you get 50 in the Powerplay it's great and we got 60 today," Iyer said of Dhawan who made 56 off 41 balls at the highest point of the request.
Iyer, who remained not out on 58 off 49 balls, said it was fulfilling to oversee his group.
Truly fulfilled on winning this one in the wake of losing three home diversions. The manner in which we played, it was great to see. Losing them was truly baffling toward the begin yet we recuperated well," he said.
"Satisfying to remain till the end. One of the best four needs to remain till the end. I assumed the liability today and ideally proceed through the remainder of the matches." He said the Kotla pitch was not appropriate for the sort of players his group has.
"The sort of batsmen we have are on the ascent players and love the ball going ahead bat. Yet, the pitch is actually moderate to play on. On the off chance that you get set however you can get runs. Today I assumed the liability," said the chief who was additionally declared man of the match.
About Nepalese leg-spinner Sandeep Lamichhane, who took 3 wickets for 40 runs, he stated, "He (Lamichhane) is a sure fellow. When he goes for runs, he returns solid. He's intrepid and positive in his methodology. He profits by Amit Mishra's experience too."
Dhawan, on his part, stated, "significant for us to win this diversion. We need to meet all requirements for the knockouts. We showed signs of improvement at completing the diversion, however despite everything I feel we need to show signs of improvement. I realized that initial six overs we need to trade out, and after that I changed my system. It's working for me, working for my side."
He said on a moderate and turning wickets like this, the initial six overs were urgent. "I center around my procedure and obviously I feel that as an accomplished player, I impart more in the center and ensure we don't lose a wicket under strain. I converse with the young men and they additionally converse with me."
Rulers XI Punjab skipper Ravichandran Ashwin said the complete his side set up was simply less than impressive as a result of the dew. "I thought we lost a couple of an excessive number of wickets in the center in spite of Chris playing an incredible thump. Baffling (about Mujeeb's damage) however we have ability in the changing area to depend on.
"I thought we were giving a portion of those delicate limits all over. In the event that it was 12-13 off the last finished, we would have liked ourselves. Credit to Shreyas, he held his nerve and oversaw it. we've lost a ton of close recreations and won a couple. We have to get the force here."