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Delhi Capitals registered one more victory this season after defeating Rajasthan Royals by 33 runs on the Sheikh Zayed Stadium right here on Saturday.
Shreyas Iyer performed a incredible knock of 43 runs off 32 balls to assist the Delhi franchise put up a complete of 154/6 earlier than every of their bowlers chipped in with wickets to assist the crew reclaim their place on the prime of the desk.
Nortje, who registered figures of two/18, believes their batsmen carried out very properly on a tough wicket.
“It was an excellent recreation for us. The blokes batted very well to get us to 154/6 on a tough wicket. Shreyas performed his half and (Shimron) Hetmyer performed properly in the direction of the top of the innings, which was very nice to see,” he mentioned.
The pacer added that the batsmen additionally gave good insights in regards to the pitch to the bowlers earlier than they went out to defend their whole.
“The batsmen gave us good suggestions in regards to the wicket. Shreyas mentioned that it was not simple to hit straight. So we simply seemed to hit our lengths whereas bowling and issues labored out for us.”
Requested about his ideas on bowling with the present crop of Delhi Capitals bowlers, Nortje mentioned, “It is very nice to be a part of the Delhi Capitals bowling assault. Everybody is aware of what they need to do and how you can execute it.
“All bowlers, whether or not it is Axar (Patel), (Ravichandran) Ashwin, Avesh (Khan) or (Kagiso) Rabada, everybody is obvious about their roles. We have got two consecutive video games in Sharjah subsequent. So attention-grabbing instances developing for us.”
Delhi Capitals will tackle Kolkata Knight Riders of their subsequent match on the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Tuesday.