Delhi capitals Will play the 29th match of IPL 2021 with Punjab kings ( formerly known as Kings XI Punjab). This Match is scheduled in Narendra Modi stadium. Star sports live will telecast this match as usual From 7:30 pm.
You can watch it on Disney Hotstar also.
DC vs KXIP Today Match Prediction: Today’s match preview
Today’s match is going to be more exciting as one team will aim to maintain their form and the other will try to bounce back from the point table.
If we take a glance at IPL 2021, we can presume that Delhi Capital has performed much better which is commendable. Rishabh pant’s leadership has led the team to 7 winnings in the ongoing edition. It is clear that Delhi capitals would not want to make any changes in their squad. Steve Smith is yet to give a big knock this season. Shikhar Dhawan is well confident. Though Amit Mishra had missed the last game due to injury, he is at the lead when the match is against Punjab Kings.
Mishra, the senior spinner has picked 10 wickets against PBKS and it will be fascinating to see whether he recovers from injury or not. Kagiso Rabada is also in the best form in this IPL season. Regarding PBKS, though this team has impressive batting lines up including kL Rahul, Mayank Agarwal, Sharukh khan.
However, PBKS clasp the edge when it comes to head-to-head with DC on record with 15 wins dominating DC’s 12. But, according to this IPL season, Delhi is emerging with impressive performance. So the winning percentage is expected 57% for Delhi capital and 43% for PBKS.
Let’s see what is gonna be at the match.
The pitch at Narendra Modi stadium has provided equal Support for both batsmen and bowlers. The captain should choose fielding by winning the toss. The surface of the pitch is expected to get better with the progression of the game.
The batsmen are expected to put their eye in before shifting gears whereas the bowlers will focus on variations in length and pace.
The weather in Ahmedabad is anticipated to be hot with a 42°c temperature. There is no chance of rain, heavy moisture could Play a major role in winning the match.
Predictable playing 11
The predicted Delhi Capitals
- Prithvi Shaw
- Shikhar Dhawan
- Steve Smith/Ajikya Rahane
- Rishabh pant (c/wk)
- Shimron Hetmeyer
- Marcus Stoinis
- Axar Patel
- Lalit Yadav
- Ishant Sharma
- Kagiso Rabada
- Avesh Khan.
The predicted Punjab Kings squad is:
- KL Rahul (c/wk)
- Prabhsimran Singh/Mayank Agarwal
- Chris Gayle
- Nicholas Pooran
- Shah Rukh Khan
- Deepak Hooda
- Harpreet Brar
- Mohammad Shami
- Riley Meredith/Jhye Richardson
- Chris Jordan
- Ravi Bishnoi
Irrespective of the result, this match is surely going to be thrilling with both teams expected to challenge it out until the end.