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WATCH: RCB skipper Virat Kohli hands over 'stylish player of the match' award to fan after win over DD

WATCH: RCB skipper Virat Kohli hands over 'stylish player of the match' award to fan after win over DD

Kohli, who was given stylish player of the match award in the post-match presentation, was seen giving away his award to a fan in the crowd, sitting at the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium.

IPL 10: Rishabh Pant will be very important player for India, believes Rahul Dravid

IPL 10: Rishabh Pant will be very important player for India, believes Rahul Dravid

"Rishabh played very well this year, played a very good innings, he entered the tournament at a very a difficult time, he lost his father, which shows his mental strength," Daredevils mentor Dravid said.

IPL 2017, Match 56: Virat Kohli's Royal Challengers Bangalore sign off 10th season with consolation win against Delhi Daredevils

IPL 2017, Match 56: Virat Kohli's Royal Challengers Bangalore sign off 10th season with consolation win against Delhi Daredevils

The home side needed 13 in the final over after Mohammed Shami slammed debutant pacer Avesh Khan for a six and a four. But Daredevils could manage only three and were bowled out for 151.

IPL 2017: We wanted to put up a good show and win, says Zaheer Khan

IPL 2017: We wanted to put up a good show and win, says Zaheer Khan

"This was a different kind of wicket, we were aiming for 170. 180-190 would be a bonus. We always knew spinners will be in play. We've always been in the game," he said.

IPL 2017: Spirited Delhi Daredevils spoil Rising Pune Supergiant's party; register seven-run win at home

IPL 2017: Spirited Delhi Daredevils spoil Rising Pune Supergiant's party; register seven-run win at home

Pune, who came into the match winning seven out of their last eight matches, could only reach 161 for seven in reply to Delhi Daredevils' 168 for eight after the hosts surprisingly decided to bat first at the Feroz Shah Kotla.

IPL 2017, Match 52: Delhi Daredevils vs Rising Pune Supergiant – Players to watch out for!

IPL 2017, Match 52: Delhi Daredevils vs Rising Pune Supergiant – Players to watch out for!

Rising Pune Supergiant  is now just a win away to confirm their ticket to the next round.

IPL 2017: I hope to win Man of the Match awards in remaining two games, says Shreyas Iyer

IPL 2017: I hope to win Man of the Match awards in remaining two games, says Shreyas Iyer

"I wasn't thinking much about my hundred, I decided at the start I would bat till the end. The hundred doesn't matter, winning the game does.

IPL 2017, Match 50: Shreyas Iyer 96 stuns Gujarat Lions; Delhi Daredevils complete double

IPL 2017, Match 50: Shreyas Iyer 96 stuns Gujarat Lions; Delhi Daredevils complete double

Aaron Finch (69 off 39) stitched a 92-run stand with Dinesh Karthik (40 off 28) to lead Lions to 195 for five. Daredevils looked down and out at 121 for six, needing another 75 off 36, before Iyer came up with a dazzling display of strokeplay to stage a dramatic turnaround for Daredevils.

WATCH: Suresh Raina Special! Gujarat Lions captain gives Rishabh Pant rare brain-fade moment in IPL

WATCH: Suresh Raina Special! Gujarat Lions captain gives Rishabh Pant rare brain-fade moment in IPL

Pant was caught up in a LBW confusion off the fifth ball, and in a moment of brain-fade, he forgot to plonk his bad inside the crease even as Raina, fielding at slip, hit the wickets with a direct throw.

IPL 2017, Match 50: The Gujarat Lions vs Delhi Daredevils – Players to watch out for!

IPL 2017, Match 50: The Gujarat Lions vs Delhi Daredevils – Players to watch out for!

As for this match, Gujarat will surely look to avenge the bitter humiliation they faced at Feroz Shah Kotla when Rishabh Pant and Sanju Samson dented their massive target of 209.

IPL 2017:  Hat-trick boy Jaydev Unadkat promises another magical spell against Delhi Daredevils

IPL 2017: Hat-trick boy Jaydev Unadkat promises another magical spell against Delhi Daredevils

Unadkat returned with figures of 5/30, including a hat-trick in the final over to outplay Sunrisers Hyderabad by 12 runs in a crucial tie here on Saturday.

IPL 2017: Lendl Simmons, Kieron Pollard took the game away from us, feels Zaheer Khan

IPL 2017: Lendl Simmons, Kieron Pollard took the game away from us, feels Zaheer Khan

Simmons struck 66 while Pollard smashed unbeaten 63 before the Mumbai Indians bowlers shot out the hosts for 66 to register a record 1465-run win.

IPL 2017, Match 45:  Mumbai Indians humble Delhi Daredevils by mammoth 146 runs; qualify for play-offs

IPL 2017, Match 45: Mumbai Indians humble Delhi Daredevils by mammoth 146 runs; qualify for play-offs

West Indians Lendl Simmons and Kieron Pollard struck blazing half centuries before their bowlers came up with clinical show to demolish the home team by the biggest-ever margin in IPL history.

IPL 2017: 143-run stand between Pant and Samson is the best I've ever seen, says Karun Nair

IPL 2017: 143-run stand between Pant and Samson is the best I've ever seen, says Karun Nair

Chasing an imposing 209 to win, Pant (97) and Samson (61) recorded a match-winning partnership of 143 off 63 balls for the second wicket to script the second-highest successful runchase in IPL history en route to Delhi's seven wicket win over Gujarat Lions here.

IPL 2017, Match 42: Pant-Samson stand sets up 7-wicket win for Delhi Daredevils; diffuses Gujarat Lions' play-off hopes

IPL 2017, Match 42: Pant-Samson stand sets up 7-wicket win for Delhi Daredevils; diffuses Gujarat Lions' play-off hopes

Chasing a mammoth 209, the left-right combo of Pant (97) and Samson (61) plundered the Gujarat bowlers all over the park to raise a 143-run stand of mere 63 balls to overhaul the target with 15 balls to spare.

IPL 2017, Match 42: Delhi Daredevils vs The Gujarat Lions – Players to watch out for!

IPL 2017, Match 42: Delhi Daredevils vs The Gujarat Lions – Players to watch out for!

So summing it up, it all comes down to maths again. By the way, Gujarat won both the matches last season.

IPL 2017: Delhi Daredevils skipper Zaheer Khan likely to miss game against Gujarat Lions

IPL 2017: Delhi Daredevils skipper Zaheer Khan likely to miss game against Gujarat Lions

The veteran pacer also missed Tuesday`s match against Sunrisers Hyderabad, which the Delhi team won by six wickets here.

IPL 2017: We played without fear despite our struggling form, says stand-in skipper Karun Nair

IPL 2017: We played without fear despite our struggling form, says stand-in skipper Karun Nair

"We told ourselves, we are a young team, and we should play like a young team. Go out there, play without fear, and we just did that," Nair said after the Daredevils chased down the target of 186 with five balls to spare.

IPL 2017: Delhi Daredevils snap 5-match losing streak to stun Sunrisers Hyderabad by six wickets

IPL 2017: Delhi Daredevils snap 5-match losing streak to stun Sunrisers Hyderabad by six wickets

Each and every Delhi batsman, who took strike, contributed in the win. The openers Karun Nair (39) and Sanju Samson (24) scored 40 runs in first four overs to provide a decent start and the batsmen who followed them built on the momentum.

IPL 2017, Match 40: Delhi Daredevils vs Sunrisers Hyderabad – Players to watch out for!

IPL 2017, Match 40: Delhi Daredevils vs Sunrisers Hyderabad – Players to watch out for!

A brilliant start and then constant falter saw the highly expected Delhi Daredevils loiter to the bottom of the table. And now with their hopes craving for breathe, the Daredevils host the confident defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad at Feroz Shah Kotla stadium tonight.