IPL 2021 kick-starts on April 9, 2021 and will entertain Indian cricket fans for over two months. Royal Challengers Bangalore will take on Mumbai Indians in the first match of IPL 2021 at MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. A total of 8 teams are part of IPL 2021. The tournament will be played at 6 venues across the country. The matches will be played under closed doors due to COVID-19 concerns.
IPL 2021 is the 14th edition of the tournament. In IPL 2019, Mumbai Indians became the first team to win four IPL titles. The Rohit Sharma-led team defeated Chennai Super Kings in an epic final to lift the trophy for the 4th time. The CSK vs Mumbai IPL 2019 final match was a thrilling match. There were few more exciting matches in IPL 2019. Here a take a look at such exciting matches of IPL 2019.
IPL: 3 Most Exciting Matches Of IPL 2019
Delhi Capitals vs Kolkata Knight Riders (Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi)
Delhi Capitals vs Kolkata Knight Riders match at Arun Jaitley Stadium was a tied game. KKR batted first in the match and with half-centuries by Andre Russell (62) and Dinesh Karthik (50), KKR scored 185-8. Batting second, Delhi Capitals opener Prithvi Played a fabulous innings of 99 runs off 55 balls. Shreyas Iyer also scored 43 runs. Delhi Capitals needed 6 runs off the final over but Umesh Yadav bowled brilliantly and gave only 5 runs. The match ended in a tie and went to the super over.
In the super over, Prasidh Krishna bowled for Kolkata Knight Riders. Rishabh Pant and Shreyas Iyer came out to bat for Delhi Capitals. Prasidh Krishna gave away 10 runs while dismissing Shreyas Iyer. Kasigo Rabada bowled the super over for Delhi Capitals. Russell smashed a four off the 1st ball but Rabada dismissed him on the 3rd ball. Rabada only gave away 7 runs in the over and Delhi Capitals won in the super over.