Karthik races to 98 IPL catches, Russell scripts this record
KKR wicket-keeper Dinesh Karthik took two catches. He now has 98 catches in IPL. DK also extended his lead in terms of most dismissals 128. Russell has taken the least IPL matches to score 1,000 runs and take 50 wickets (57).
Dhawan notches a host of feats
Shikhar Dhawan notched his best career IPL score (97*).
He also registered a 34th career IPL fifty. Dhawan has now equalled Rohit Sharma in terms of IPL fifties.
The southpaw went past MS Dhoni (4,230) in terms of IPL runs.
He has also hit 489 IPL fours and needs two more to equal record-holder Gautam Gambhir (491).
KKR vs DC
How did the match pan out?
KKR repaired the innings after Joe Denly's dismissal. Uthappa and Shubman added 63 runs for the second wicket.
DC hit back and bowled as per the plans to slow things down.
Gill batted well and Russell lifted the hosts, but his dismissal halted their momentum.
In reply, KKR bowlers were ordinary and Dhawan cashed in on a batting track to guide DC home.