TheCapitalsbeatKingsXIPunjabinaSuperOverlastSunday,andregisteredacomprehensivewinoverpreviousyear’srunners-upChennaiSuperKingstoreachthetopofthetable.

MSDhoni’sCSK,meanwhile,hadanunderwhelmingstartastheyconcededdefeatsintwooftheirthreegames,withMSDhoni’sbattingpositioncomingundersignificantscrutiny.

TheRCBhadawinningstartagainstSRHbutwereoutclassedbyKingsXIPunjabintheirsecondmatch,whowillplaytheirthirdmatchoftheseasonlaterthiseveningagainstRajasthanRoyals.

SteveSmith’sRoyalshavescoredthehighestscoreinthetournament(216-7)sofar,whichcameagainstCSK. 

DefendingchampionMumbaiIndiansalsoendedtheirwinlessstreakintheUnitedArabEmirateswhentheydefeatedKolkataKnightRidersby49runsintheirsecondmatchoftheseason.

Takealookatthepointstable:

Position Team patches Wins passing NRR Points 1 DelhiCapitals 2 2 0 +1.100 4 2 KingsXIPunjab 2 1 1 +2.425 2 3 MumbaiIndians 2 1 1 +0.993 2 4 RajasthanRoyals 1 1 0 +0.800 2 5 KolkataKnightRiders 2 1 1 -0.767 2 6 ChennaiSuperKings 3 1 2 -0.840 2 7 RoyalChallengersBangalore 2 1 1 -2.175 2 8 SunrisersHyderabad 2 0 2 -0.730 0