Both the teams made a winning start to their campaign, with CSK beating RCB by 7 wickets in the season opener and Delhi Capitals beat Mumbai Indians by 37 runs in their first game. They will look to continue their form as the season gathers momentum. This match will be a bigger test of the ‘remodeled’ Delhi team in front of the home crowd. In DC vs CSK Preview we will look at the team news, predictions 11, pitch report, dream 11 team etc
- Venue – Feroz Shah Kotla , Delhi
- Date & Time – 26 March, 8PM IST & 2.30PM GMT
- Pitch Report – slow pitch with assistance to the spinners
- Telecasters- Starsports in India
Delhi Capitals Team News
Prithvi Shaw and Shreyas Iyer went out very quickly in the first game and will hope to make a good score this time. Dhawan, Ingram and Pant were brilliant with the bat, Pant scored his first half century of this year’s IPL in that match. His dynamic batting is of very importance for DC side. Ishant Sharma and Kagiso Rabada were good with the ball and will hope to do the same again.
DC Predicted 11
Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Shreyas Iyer (C), Colin Ingram, Rishabh Pant (WK), Keemo Paul, Axar Patel, Rahul Tewatiya, Kagiso Rabada, Trent Bolt, Ishant Sharma.
Shreyas Iyer (c), Colin Munro, Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Hanuma Vihari, Colin Ingram, Manjot Kalra, Chris Morris, Sherfane Rutherford, Keemo Paul, Axar Patel, Jalaj Saxena, Rahul Tewatia, Rishabh Pant, Ankush Bains, Sandeep Lamichhane, Avesh Khan, Harshal Patel, Trent Boult, Amit Mishra, Kagiso Rabada, Ishant Sharma, Nathu Singh and Bandaru Ayyappa.
Chennai Super Kings Team News
Chennai fielded with three regular spinners against RCB and they bamboozled the RCB batsmen such that no one apart from Parthiv Patel reached the double figures(29) and whole team was out for 70.
Dhoni can retain the same playing XI against Delhi as well. Delhi pitch has been assisting spinners in the recent past and Imran Tahir, Harbhajan Singh, and Ravindra Jadeja can run heroics in Kotla as well.
CSK Predicted 11
Shane Watson, Ambati Rayudu, Suresh Raina, MS Dhoni (C/WK), Kedar Jadhav, Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Harbhajan Singh, Imran Tahir, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar.
MS Dhoni(c), Suresh Raina, Faf du Plessis, Murali Vijay, Sam Billings, Ambati Rayudu, Dhruv Shorey, N Jagadeesan, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shane Watson, Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, David Willey, Kedar Jadhav, Chaitanya Bishnoi, Harbhajan Singh, Karn Sharma, Imran Tahir, Mitchell Santner, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar, Lungi Ngidi, Mohit Sharma, KM Asif, Monu Kumar
Dream 11 Preview
DC vs CSK Dream 11 Team
R Pant, S Iyer, C.Ingram, S Raina, Watson, Rayadu/Jadhav, A Patel, R Jadeja, K Rabada, H Singh, I Tahir
Captain & Vice Captain choices
- S Raina
- S Iyer
- R Pant
- C Ingram
- R Jadeja
- S Watson