Sehwag, Yuvraj confident to keep winning spree

Mohali, Apr 27 (UNI) Delhi Daredevils captain Virender Sehwag was not disappointed after losing to Kings XI Punjab in the 13th match of the DLF Indian Premier League by four wickets at the Punjab Cricket Association Stadium here today. ''We put up a good show after suffering quick blows earlier in the innings. Our batsmen managed to score 158 for 8 after four wickets down for 54 runs. In the same situation other teams are scoring 130 ,'' said Sehwag.

The Delhi Daredevils skipper Sehwag was confident that his team's winning spree would continue in the remaining matches. '' Today's loss will not have any effect on the team's sprity. We have a very good balanced team.'' Kings XI Punjab captain Yuvraj Singh expressing happiness by registering their second successive win from four outings, said ''I am confident that we will maintain the winning tempo. We were able to capitalise on the early breakthrough provided by Australian fast bowler Brett Lee and Team India medium pacer Irfan Pathan.'' ''In the next matches, we will be giving chances to other players,'' announced Yuvraj Singh. Brett Lee, one of the fastest bowlers in the world, and Simon Katich, would be leaving for Australia for their national duty.


Story first published: Monday, April 28, 2008, 10:17 [IST]
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