IPL 2021

IPL Predictions: Delhi Capitals Vs Kolkata Knight Riders Match Preview, Tips

DC vs KKR Match Prediction

Match no. 16 of the IPL 2020 will be played between Delhi Capitals and Kolkata Knight Riders, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium. Both teams would be eager to get a win and possibly go top of the table.
Delhi Capitals and Kolkata are both won 2 of their 3 games & points occupy 2nd & 3rd position in the table. With two wins in a row over RR and SRH, KKR players are still finding their form with Shubman Gill being the only consistent performance. Youngsters Mavi and Nagarkoti also picked up a couple of wickets each in the previous games.
Delhi Capitals would also want to find the right starting 11 quickly. After losing Ashwin in the first game to a shoulder injury, they have shuffled players for both the next games. No batsmen has been able to guide the batting throughout the innings. The bowling department has also been shuffled with Rabada being the standout.

Possible Starting Eleven:
Kolkata Knight Riders :
Shubman Gill, Sunil Narine, Nitish Rana, Dinesh Kartik(C& WK), Eoin Morgan, Andre Russell, Pat Cummins, Shivam Mavi, Kuldeep Yadav, Varun Chakravarthy, Kamlesh Nagarkoti

Delhi Capitals: Rishabh Pant(WK), Alex Carey, Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer(C), Ajinkya Rahane, Prithvi Shaw, Shimron Hetmeyer, Axar Patel, Marcus Stoinis, Keemo Paul, Kagiso Rabada

Fantasy XI: Rishabh Pant, Shreyas Iyer, Eoin Morgan, Shubman Gill(C), Andre Russell, Marcus Stoinis(VC), Sunil Narine, Kagiso Rabada, Varun Chakravarathy, Shivam Mavi, Pant.

Pitch Report:
The Sharjah ground is the smallest amongst the three stadiums, and has already seen many runs scored. The pitch should be similar to previous games with not much change.

Toss Predictions:
Toss: DC

Expect runs to be scored this game. Its open game whether you win or lose the toss.
First innings score predictions:
The average first innings at this venue in IPL 2020 is 220 runs.

Head to Head:
Played- 25
DC won- 11
KKR won- 13
N/R- 1

Win Predictions:
Delhi Capitals: 60%
Kolkata Knight Riders: 40%

Betting odds:
Bet365: DC- 1.80, KKR- 2.00
Betway: DC -1.80, KKR – 2.00

Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team and placing your bets, please consider the points mentioned and make your own decision


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