DC vs CSK Dream11 Prediction: The 50th match of the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2021) will be played between Delhi Capitals and Chennai Super Kings at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai on Monday, October 4, 2021.
DC vs CSK Match Preview
The 50th match of the VIVO IPL 2021 will be played between Delhi Capitals and Chennai Super Kings on 4th October at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium.
Both the teams have been impressive throughout the tournament. Both have played 12 games and won 9 each. Chennai Super Kings is placed at the top of the points table owing to their good net run rate of +0.829 while Delhi Capitals is sitting next to them with a net run rate of +0.551. Both the teams have already qualified for the playoffs.
Delhi Capitals last played against Mumbai Indians at Sharjah, where they won by 4 wickets Chennai Super Kings, on the other hand, are coming into this match on the back of 7 wickets loss against Rajasthan Royals.
Talking about their head to head record, the two teams have met 24 times in the history of this tournament so far, out of which Chennai Super Kings have emerged victorious on 15 occasions while Delhi Capitals have 9 wins under their belt.
The last time these two sides met at Wankhede Stadium, it was Delhi Capitals, who emerged victorious by 7 wickets.
Here are the match details, pitch report, probable playing 11, squads and Dream11 fantasy team predictions for Match 50 of the 14th edition of Indian Premier League (IPL 2021) between Delhi Capitals and Chennai Super Kings on Monday, October 4, 2021.
DC vs CSK Match Details
- Match: Delhi Capitals vs Chennai Super Kings, Match 50
- Date: Monday, October 4, 2021
- Time: 7:30 PM (IST)
- Venue: Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai
DC vs CSK Weather & Pitch Report
This pitch favours batsmen more than bowlers. Batting first and putting runs on board could be the mantra for winning on this pitch. As the game progresses, the pitch is expected to become slower and will start assisting the spinners more. Also, strike rotations will be key, with the boundaries of the ground being relatively longer than the other. Both teams will look to bat first after winning the toss, with 160-170 being a good total at the venue.
The weather in Dubai is expected to be hot with temperatures hovering around 31 degrees Celsius. While there are no chances of rain interruptions in the match, dew could play a major role in determining the winner of the match.
Average First Innings Score
The average first innings score at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai considering the last 5 matches played here is 155 runs.
Record of Chasing Team
Based on the last 5 matches played at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai —
- Matches Won: 4
- Matches Lost: 1
- No Result: 0
DC vs CSK Head-to-Head
Delhi Capitals & Chennai Super Kings Form
DC vs CSK Dream11 Probable Playing XI
Rishabh Pant (C & WK), Kagiso Rabada, Steven Smith, Prithvi Shaw, Avesh Khan, Ravichandran Ashwin, Anrich Nortje, Axar Patel, Shimron Hetmyer, Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer.
Chennai Super Kings
MS Dhoni (C & WK), Suresh Raina, Ravindra Jadeja, Josh Hazlewood/Lungi Ngidi, Deepak Chahar/KM Asif, Shardul Thakur, Ambati Rayudu, Moeen Ali, Sam Curran/Dwayne Bravo, Faf du Plessis, Ruturaj Gaikwad.
Top 5 Picks For DC vs CSK
1. Ruturaj Gaikwad
The Chennai Super Kings opener is in form of his life. He has smashed his maiden century in the last match against Delhi Capitals. He has smashed 508 runs in this season so far.
2. Shikhar Dhawan
The left-handed batsman from Delhi Capitals opens the innings for them and is responsible for giving perfect starts to the team. He has smashed 462 runs in 12 innings so far.
3. Faf du Plessis
The CSK opener from Chennai Super Kings has smashed 460 runs in this season so far. He will be looking for more in the upcoming match.
4. Rishabh Pant
The DC captain has racked up 337 runs in this season so far. He will be looking to smash more in an upcoming couple of matches.
5. Ravindra Jadeja
He will be one of the best all-around choices for the DC vs CSK game. He has smashed 211 runs and picked 8 wickets in this season so far.
Fantasy Points of Top 5 Picks For DC vs CSK
|Ruturaj Gaikwad||755 Points|
|Shikhar Dhawan||713 Points|
|Faf du Plessis||721 Points|
|Rishabh Pant||607 Points|
|Ravindra Jadeja||711 Points|
Player Stats/Records of Top 5 Picks For DC vs CSK
|Player||Stats (This Tournament)|
|Ruturaj Gaikwad||508 Runs|
|Shikhar Dhawan||462 Runs|
|Faf du Plessis||460 Runs|
|Rishabh Pant||337 Runs|
|Ravindra Jadeja||211 Runs & 8 Wickets|
Captaincy Picks For DC vs CSK
- Ruturaj Gaikwad
- Shikhar Dhawan
- Shreyas Iyer
DC vs CSK Dream11 Fantasy Team Prediction
Fantasy Team 1
- Wicket-Keeper: Rishabh Pant
- Batsmen: Shreyas Iyer, Prithvi Shaw, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Faf du Plessis
- All-Rounders: Moeen Ali, Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel
- Bowlers: Anrich Nortje, Avesh Khan, Shardul Thakur
- Captain: Ruturaj Gaikwad
- Vice-Captain: Shreyas Iyer
Fantasy Team 2
- Wicket-Keeper: MS Dhoni
- Batsmen: Shikhar Dhawan, Steve Smith, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Faf du Plessis
- All-Rounders: Axar Patel, Moeen Ali
- Bowlers: Avesh Khan, Kagiso Rabada, Josh Hazlewood, KM Asif
- Captain: Shikhar Dhawan
- Vice-Captain: Moeen Ali
DC vs CSK Streaming & Broadcasting Details:
- Streaming: Disney+ Hotstar
- Broadcasting: Star Sports Network
DC vs CSK Probable Winner
Chennai Super Kings is expected to win this match.
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team for the fantasy game please consider the points mentioned and make your own decision at the time of making your team.