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IPL 2021, Qualifier 2: Orange Cap and Purple Cap updated list after Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Delhi Capitals (DC) match

11:51 PM Oct 13, 2021 | FPJ Web Desk

Rahul Tripathi smashed a six in the penultimate ball as Kolkata Knight Riders beat Delhi Capitals by three wickets in the second IPL qualifier here on Wednesday to set up a title clash with Chennai Super Kings.

Opting to bowl, KKR dished out another superlative bowling display to restrict Delhi Capitals to 135 for 5 on a slow Sharjah track.

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Venkatesh Iyer (55) and Shubman Gill (46) then shared 96 runs for the opening wicket but KKR lost five wickets, adding just seven runs to stare at defeat.

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But Tripathi smashed the much-needed six to snatch win from the jaws of defeat.

Here are the top 5 players with the most runs (Orange Cap):

1. KL Rahul - 626

2. Ruturaj Gaikwad - 603

3. Shikhar Dhawan - 587

4. Faf du Plessis - 547

5. Glenn Maxwell - 513

Here are the top 5 players with the most wickets (Purple Cap):

1. Harshal Patel- 32

2. Avesh Khan - 24

3. Jasprit Bumrah - 21

4. Mohammed Shami - 19

5. Varun Chakaravarthy - 18

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