Delhi Capitals new recruit Tim Seifert gave a formidable account of his talents as he made his debut for the franchise in opposition to five-time IPL winners Mumbai Indians on Sunday afternoon. Opening the innings for DC, Seifert scored 24 off 14 in a profitable chase of 178, however earlier than that he rocked social media along with his good catch within the competitors.
MI had been ready for a late assault on the Barbourne Stadium of their season opener. Kieron Pollard was simply on the crease when DC skipper Rishabh Pant put left-arm spinner Kuldeep Yadav into the assault for the sixteenth over.
Kuldeep cuts the fifth ball brief, goes for a Pollard pull shot and MI Star hits again to midwicket. Nonetheless, Seifert flew to his left with each arms prolonged and caught the ball in mid-flight handy Kuldeep his third wicket of the competitors, quelling a significant menace.
Pollard had to return to the dug out after scoring simply three runs.
“The whole lot is ok. Nice technique to begin the marketing campaign for me and the staff. It was entertaining T20 cricket. We confirmed the braveness to battle,” Seifert stated after the match.
On his catch, the New Zealand cricketer stated, “Generally you need to get the mitts out. It was good to see his again early.”
DC began their marketing campaign with a formidable win and the following face-off began with Gujarat Titans. “We’ve been right here for per week. It has been glorious. The cricket we’re speaking about (with Ponting) has been improbable. Trying ahead to the following few months with him,” Seifert stated.