IPL 2020 DC vs KKR: The teams of Delhi Capitals (DC) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) will face each other on Saturday in the 42nd match of the 13th season of IPL. For Delhi to come at number-1, their batsmen will have to perform well against Kolkata. This match will take place in Abu Dubai from 3.30 pm.
Talking of IPL records, there have been 24 matches (2008-2020) between Kolkata Knight Riders and Delhi Capitals so far. Kolkata has won 13, while Delhi has won 11. It also includes a 2019 match, which was a tie. Then Delhi won in the super over.
This season, the last match between the two was won by Delhi by 18 runs. On 3 October, Kolkata team was able to score 210/8 while chasing 229 runs in Sharjah.
Delhi is in second place with 14 points. KKR currently have 10 points and are in fourth place, but the Eoin Morgan-led team will be desperate to increase their points to stay in the playoff race.
Dhawan’s great form, but Shaw is struggling
Shikhar Dhawan is in excellent form for Delhi and has scored centuries in both the previous matches, but due to the failure of the rest of the batsmen, the team suffered a defeat against Kings XI Punjab.
Young Prithvi Shaw should show greater duty in the top request. Shaw couldn’t open a record in two of the last four innings. Captain Shreyas Iyer can’t do how he was batting before getting a muscle strain.
Rishabh Pant, who was able to return in the wake of recuperating from injury. He was additionally battling at the wrinkle in the last match. Aside from Iyer and Pant, Marcus Stoinis is the foundation of Delhi’s center request.
IPL 2020 DC vs KKR weather forecast
The temperature is going to be around 33 degree Celsius. And 26 degrees Celsius will be the lowest temperature in the game on Saturday.
KKR vs DC pitch report
The pitch is becoming slow as the tournament progresses. Despite it being slow, expect some runs for the batsmen.
Possible playing XI of both teams
Delhi Capitals playing XI: Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Shreyas Iyer (captain), Rishabh Pant, Marcus Stoinis, Shimron Hetmyer, R Ashwin, Akshar Patel, Kagiso Rabada, Tushar Deshpande, Daniel Samms.
Kolkata Knight Riders’ Playing XI: Shubman Gill, Rahul Tripathi, Nitish Rana, Eoin Morgan (Captain) Dinesh Karthik, Andre Russell, Pat Cummins, Shivam Mavi, Varun Chakraborty, Chris Green, Prasidh Krishna.