Irfan Pathan got back the initiative from Kolkata Knight Riders by clinching the wickets of their openers in six deliveries as Delhi Daredevils won the match.
India has announced its strong squad for the forthcoming five ODIs and one off T20 under the captaincy of MS Dhoni whereas Virat Kohli will deputise him.
The IPL 2012 was yet another tournament which saw Delhi Daredevils make it to the last four and miss out on a golden opportunity of making it to the final.
The captain of Delhi Daredevils, Virender Sehwag blamed his batsmen after they were beaten by Kolkata Knight Riders in the 1st qualifying match of the IPL 2012.
Delhi Daredevils proved their superiority in the IPL 2012 by striking against Kings XI Punjab with their enormous power.
Umesh Yadav bowled magnificently and Mahela Jayawardene completed the task for Delhi Daredevils as Kings XI Punjab surrendered in the 64th match of the IPL 2012.
An all-round performance by Jacques Kallis, well supported by Brendon McCullum, Gautam Gambhir and entire team took Kolkata Knight Riders at the top of the IPL 2012.
Irfan Pathan lambasted the Kolkata Knight Rider bowlers severely by smashing 42 runs off 20 balls and led Delhi Daredevils a comfortable victory in IPL2012.
India lost their No.1 world ranking in the Tests at the end of the England tour in the summer of 2011 and they need some fabulous quickies to get them on top of the world again.
Delhi Daredevlis – the IPL franchise which represents the capital of India, New Delhi and its existence.