Delhi Capitals will intention to retake the tip place from Mumbai Indians once they meet Chennai Tremendous Kings in Sharjah on Saturday. DC registered an outstanding victory over Rajasthan Royals of their closing fit however confronted any other harm setback within the type of Shreyas Iyer, who stays in doubt for the fit lately.
CSK, in the meantime, made a vivid comeback towards Sunrisers Hyderabad previous this week and a win towards DC would take them to the top-4. MS Dhoni‘s males face a must-win recreation, therefore, to stay their probabilities for the playoffs alive this season.
As each the edges meet, let’s check out one of the vital key stats:
Head to Head: Chennai Tremendous Kings revel in a hefty lead over Delhi Capitals within the face to face document. In 22 video games between the 2 facets, CSK have received 15, whilst conceding defeat in 7. Of their closing 5 encounters, Chennai Tremendous Kings have received 3 – all of the wins got here within the 2019 version. This 12 months, the Capitals had defeated CSK within the first part via 46 runs.
At venue: This will probably be their first stumble upon in Sharjah. Within the UAE, each the edges have met two times, successful one-a-piece.
– Axar Patel has brushed aside Shane Watson on six events in 44 deliveries. The CSK opener has in large part struggled with spin this season, and as Sam Curran now opens the innings, there is a larger probability Watson is welcomed with a barrage of spin-bowling via Delhi Capitals.
– Rishabh Pant has a strike-rate of 162.05 towards CSK, with 222 runs in six fits. His presence will obviously be felt within the DC batting order, which faces additional bother with attainable absence of Shreyas Iyer.
– Kagiso Rabada took 3 wickets within the aspect’s earlier recreation towards CSK. He’s additionally the easiest wicket-taker within the event up to now (18).