Watch: Nortje dismisses Buttler with a 154.8 kph delivery
Delhi Capitals right-arm fast bowler Anrich Nortje showcased some fierce fast bowling display against Rajasthan Royals at Dubai.
Delhi Capitals ensured a comeback victory over Rajasthan Royals by beating them by 13 runs. Delhi Capitals won the toss and elected to bat first in the 30th league game of IPL 2020.
Delhi Capitals put up 161 runs on the board for the loss of seven wickets. Shikhar Dhawan topped the batting chart with 57 runs. In reply, Rajasthan Royals managed to score only 148 runs for the loss of eight wickets. In the end, Delhi Capitals grabbed another two points.
Even though Rajasthan Royals fell short of the target, they had an explosive start from Ben Stokes and Jos Buttler. But it was Delhi Capitals right-arm fast bowler Anrich Nortje who broke the partnership with a fierce spell of fast bowling.
In the very first over balled by the fast bowler, the speedometer recorded some outstanding numbers with the speed of the ball. Nortje was consistently clicking over 150 kph in the over.
On the other hand, Jos Buttler smashed back to back fours off Nortje’s bowling despite the pace he bowled. In the end, the bowler had the last laugh as he bowled out the right-handed batsman with a stunning delivery. The ball hit the stumps all the way at a pace of 154.8 kph.