Chasing 163, MI overhauled the target with two balls to spare and claimed the top spot in the points table with five wins from seven matches so far.
IPL 2020: Delhi Capitals head coach Ricky Ponting there is healthy 'competition' for middle-order slots
Iyer, on his part, said that Ashwin and Rahane have mixed well within the group and never gave a sense that they are senior players.
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Royals' biggest worry has been their inability to finish games and not winning the crunch moments in the matches. The Aussie duo of Smith and McDonald will be aiming to fix it this season. But Stokes' absence will make this problem even more challenging.
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IPL 2020: Delhi Capitals skipper Shreyas Iyer demands consistency from entire team, not just 'one performer'
Iyer welcomed the new additions in the form of experienced India players Ravichandran Ashwin and Ajinkya Rahane.
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Although he wished to be a part of the Indian team, Rahane admitted that he does not think about it much now.
IPL 2020: Ajinkya Rahane says he enjoys opening innings but is also ready for 'finisher's role' at Delhi Capitals
Rahane, who joined Delhi Capitals this year, may find it difficult to find a slot in the top order as Shikhar Dhawan and Prithvi Shaw are set to open the batting with Shreyas Iyer, Shimron Hetmyer and Rishabh Pant being next in line.
IPL 2020: Ajinkya Rahane's focus on physical and mental health, Prithvi Shaw's on training ahead of the league
Rahane, who has played for Mumbai Indians, Rajasthan Royals and Rising Pune Supergiants said that a tournament in a bio-bubble will produce its own set of challenges.
Rahane, who has changed base to Delhi Capitals from Rajasthan Royals, said health should be top priority.
Ajinkya Rahane said he is mentally preparing himself to play all three formats.
Recalling the match where he had to bat in the middle-order, in contrast to his usual playing position at the top-order, Rahane talked about the piece of advice Sachin Tendulkar had for him.
If BCCI decides to send multiple names in the men's category, senior opener Shikhar Dhawan could also be preferred as he missed out in 2018 despite the Board sending his nomination
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Rahane also said that in a coronavirus-scarred world, the lifestyle of cricketers will undergo a change as far as pre and post-match routines are concerned.
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IPL 2020 has been indefinitely postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic but there is a possibility that it is played behind closed doors in September
While insisting that every bowler in international cricket is challenging, facing Anderson in English conditions was the toughest for Rahane by his own admission.
Cricketer Ajinkya Rahane recently revealed during one such Q&A session that he has been trying to keep the house clean and is also learning how to cook
India Test vice captain Ajinkya Rahane on Friday said an individual needs to take care of his or her mental health during the country-wide 21-day lockdown, enforced by the Centre because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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