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While Rajasthan Royals had a poor tournament, two of their players can walk away with their heads held high
The four playoff teams - Mumbai, Super Kings, Capitals, Sunrisers - have the best bowling record in the middle and the death overs
While a change of captains turned Royals' fortunes briefly, it could only prevent the wooden spoon in the end
The 17-year old made the best of a bad situation and also lived up to Steven Smith's high praise earlier in the tournament
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Ishant and Mishra took three wickets each and Pant cracked an unbeaten 53 as Royals paid for a meek batting performance
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Delhi are already in the playoffs, but will hope to win their final group game to try and book their place in the top two
The answer is a resounding yes, if you analyse what sides look to do and the advantage they gain after winning the toss
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