Delhi Capitals will lock horns with Kolkata Knight Riders in the match No. 42 of the IPL 2020. Delhi Capitals and Kolkata Knight Riders are currently in the top half of the points table, a win will help them strengthen their position.
Kolkata Knight Riders will be looking to bounce back in style after their loss to RCB by 8 wickets. Kolkata would be desperate to increase their tally to stay alive in the play-offs race.
Delhi Capitals is sitting in the top of the table and will like to strengthen their place for the top two. DC has a better bowling line-up and a deeper batting attack and overall it seems to have a stronger team than KKR.
Possible Starting Eleven:
Kolkata Knight Riders:
Rahul Tripathi, Shubman Gill, Nitish Rana, Dinesh Karthik (WK), Eoin Morgan (C), Sunil Narine/Andre Russell, Pat Cummins, Lockie Ferguson, Varun Chakravarthy, Kuldeep Yadav and Prasidh Krishna/Shivam Mavi
Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Shreyas Iyer (C), Rishabh Pant (WK), Shimron Hetmyer, Marcus Stoinis, Axar Patel, Ravi Ashwin, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje/Daniel Sams and Tushar Deshpande
Rishabh Pant, Shreyas Iyer, Shubman Gill, Eoin Morgan, Prithvi Shaw, Marcus Stoinis, Kagiso Rabada, Pat Cummins, Ravi Ashwin, Varun Chakravarthy and Lockie Ferguson
This pitch has been decent enough for the batting in the first innings whereas it gets a little slower in the 2nd innings.
Toss winning captian will like to bat first.
First innings score prediction:
The average first innings score at this venue in IPL 2020 is 161 runs.
Head to Head:
KKR won- 13
DC won- 12
Kolkata Knight Riders: 45%
Delhi Capitals: 55%
Bet365: DC- 1.70, KKR- 2.00
Betway: DC- 1.74, KKR- 2.10