Delhi Capitals will take on Chennai Super Kings on the 34th match of the IPL 2020 at Sharjah.Both the teams will be looking for a win, Delhi with an eye on playoffs and Chennai in a bid to stay alive in the long tournament.
Chennai Super Kings would go into the next game with a positive frame of mind. It’s because they are coming off a 20-run victory over the Sunrisers Hyderabad. A defeat for Chennai Super Kings will further push them out of contention for a place in IPL 2020 Playoffs.
One of the most consistent team in IPL 2020, Delhi Capitals have 12 points from eight matches. DC have an undefeated record in Sharjah and will hope to register their third win at the venue. A win here will see Delhi Capitals regain the top spot in the points table.
Possible Starting Eleven:
Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Ajinkya Rahane/Shimron Hetmyer, Shreyas Iyer (C), Marcus Stoinis, Alex Carey (wk)/Rishabh Pant, Axar Patel, Ravi Ashwin, Tushar Deshpande, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje
Chennai Super Kings:
Sam Curran, Faf du Plessis, Shane Watson, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni (C & WK), Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Deepak Chahar, Piyush Chawla, Shardul Thakur, Karn Sharma
Faf du Plessis (C), Sam Curran (VC), MS Dhoni, Ajinkya Rahane, Shikhar Dhawan, Axar Patel, Dwayne Bravo, Ravindra Jadeja, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Shardul Thakur
The Sharjah pitch isn’t the same as it was at the start of the tournament. The pitches have tired at this venue and hence the average scores have come down considerably.
The pitche of sharjah is not the same. Toss winning captian will like to bat first.
First inning score predictions:
The average first innings score at this venue in IPL 2020 is 203 runs.
Delhi Capitals: 45%
Chennai Super Kings: 55%
Bet365: DC- 1.80, CSK – 2.10
Betway: DC- 1.76, CSK – 2.05