‘We had it in our hands…’: Samson rues another close defeat

Rajasthan Royals’ skipper Sanju Samson expressed disappointment following another narrow defeat, this time against Delhi Capitals at the Arun Jaitley Stadium on Tuesday. DC bounced back with a convincing 20-run victory over RR, reigniting their slim IPL playoff aspirations. Tristan Stubbs’ explosive 41 off 20 deliveries propelled Delhi to a formidable total of 221/8 after Rajasthan chose to field.In response, Rajasthan could only manage 201/8, with Kuldeep Yadav starring for Delhi with figures of 2/25. Despite skipper Samson’s valiant 86 off 46 balls, Rajasthan fell short.