Delhi Capitals Vs Chennai Super Kings is going to be a super thrilling experience for IPL lovers. The Feroz Shah Kotla is all set to gear up for a humdinger on Tuesday, March 8 when Delhi Capitals will entertain Chennai Super Kings. Two sides who have gotten off their 2019 Indian Premier League campaign off to an exquisite start will clash in a bid to see who can consolidate their place at the top of the league at the end of their second match in the IPL.
Ahead of the rampant clash which has all the makings of an edge of the seat thriller, we take a look at the record of all the matches contested between the two teams since the inception of the Indian Premier League tournament and the leading players in this enthralling fixture.
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Delhi Capitals Vs Chennai Super Kings – Head-to-Head Record
CSK Wins- 12
DC Wins- 6
Highest Scorer for Delhi Capitals against CSK
Shikhar Dhawan has amassed 533 runs against CSK at an average 36.86 and scored five fifties from 18 innings.
In his last 5 IPL innings at this venue, Pant has scores of 64, 38, 61, 128 and 69.
Pant In 2018 Against CSK
79 (45 balls; 7 fours, 4 sixes) in Pune, 2018
38 (26 balls; 3 fours, 2 sixes) in Delhi, 2018
Highest Scorer for CSK Highest against DC
With 19 runs in his previous innings, Raina is the highest scorer for CSK with over 5,000 runs at an average of 34.27.
Last five completed T20 matches
DC – W, W, W, L, L
CSK – W, W, W, W, L
Timing – 8 pm
Venue – Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium, Delhi.
Where to watch –Star Sports 1, Hindi/HD
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Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium Pitch Report
In recent times, the surface has been laid out to heavily favor the batsmen with the average first innings score being a mammoth 178. There’s fortitude given to the side who wins the toss with the chasing side winning 3 out of the previous 5 encounters while the team batting first has gotten 2 wins to their name. Spin is a heavy feature at the stadium with cracks present assisting the slower bowlers in getting the requisite deviation to trouble batsmen up.
Delhi Capitals Vs Chennai Super Kings – Probable Playing XI
Delhi Capitals (DC)
Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Shreyas Iyer (c), Colin Ingram, Rishabh Pant (wk), Keemo Paul, Axar Patel, Amit Mishra, Kagiso Rabada, Trent Boult, Ishant Sharma.
Chennai Super Kings (CSK)
Shane Watson, Ambati Rayudu, Suresh Raina, Faf du Plessis, MS Dhoni (c & wk), Kedar Jadhav, Dwayne Bravo, Ravindra Jadeja, Deepak Chahar, Harbhajan Singh, Imran Tahir.
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