IN PICS: How Rajasthan faltered to hand Delhi their sixth win

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01/11IPL 2020, Match 30: Delhi Capitals vs Rajasthan Royals

South African quick Anrich Nortje clocked the fastest ball of the Indian Premier League at 97 mph (156.22 kph) and claimed two key wickets to help Delhi Capitals beat Rajasthan Royals by 13 runs in Dubai on Wednesday. (BCCI/IPL/ANI Photo)

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02/11IPL 2020, Match 30: Delhi Capitals vs Rajasthan Royals

Nortje bowled Jos Buttler for 22 and Robin Uthappa for 32, as Royals faltered in their chase of 162 to manage just 148/8 in Dubai. (BCCI/IPL/ANI Photo)

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03/11IPL 2020, Match 30: Delhi Capitals vs Rajasthan Royals

Nortje, who was ably supported by fellow Proteas pacer Kagiso Rabada, consistently bowled at over 90 mph through his four overs of fearsome pace in a match where Royals quick Jofra Archer returned figures of 3/19. (BCCI/IPL/PTI Photo)

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04/11IPL 2020, Match 30: Delhi Capitals vs Rajasthan Royals

Delhi skipper Shreyas Iyer made 53 and opener Shikhar Dhawan top-scored with 57 as Delhi scored 161/7 after electing to bat first. (BCCI/IPL/ANI Photo)

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05/11IPL 2020, Match 30: Delhi Capitals vs Rajasthan Royals

Iyer later walked off the field after injuring his shoulder while fielding and took no further part in the match. (BCCI/IPL/PTI Photo)

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06/11IPL 2020, Match 30: Delhi Capitals vs Rajasthan Royals

Delhi have reclaimed top spot in the eight-team IPL table with six wins from eight games but second-placed Mumbai Indians have played just seven matches. (BCCI/IPL/PTI Photo)

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07/11IPL 2020, Match 30: Delhi Capitals vs Rajasthan Royals

In reply, Ben Stokes hit an attacking 41 but the knock went in vain as the Steve Smith-led Royals lost regular wickets and managed just 25 runs from their last five overs. (BCCI/IPL/PTI Photo)

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08/11IPL 2020, Match 30: Delhi Capitals vs Rajasthan Royals

Stokes started the Royals reply with a four off Rabada as he put on 37 runs with opening partner Buttler attacked in his nine-ball stay. (BCCI/IPL/PTI Photo)

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09/11IPL 2020, Match 30: Delhi Capitals vs Rajasthan Royals

Buttler took on Nortje in the third over, hitting a six and two successive scoop shots for four over short fine leg on deliveries that went over 95 miles an hour and one that clocked 97 mph. (BCCI/IPL/ANI Photo)

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10/11IPL 2020, Match 30: Delhi Capitals vs Rajasthan Royals

Nortje though had his revenge on the last ball as he got through Buttler's defences to rattle the stumps on another quick ball. (BCCI/IPL/PTI Photo)

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