CLT20: Sehwag, Agarkar keep Delhi Daredevils in hunt for semis berth

Delhi Daredevils inch closer to the semi-final spot with this victory.

updated: October 21, 2012 22:48 IST
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Capetown: Ajit Agarkar's all-round display backed by a composed half century from Virender Sehwag helped Delhi Daredevils beat Perth Scorchers by three wickets and move a step closer to a semifinal berth in the Champions League Twenty20 on Sunday.

After Delhi's pace duo of Morne Morkel and man of the match Agarkar restricted Scorchers to 121 for five in 20 overs, the Daredevils struggled despite Sehwag's half century but finally reached the target in 19.3 overs.

The win took Delhi to 10 points from three matches and gave them a good chance of qualifying while the defeat meant end of the road for Scorchers.

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