KKR vs DC Dream11 Prediction: The 41st match of the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2021) will be played between Kolkata Knight Riders and Delhi Capitals at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah on Tuesday, September 28, 2021.
KKR vs DC Match Preview
The 41st match of the VIVO IPL 2021 will be played between Kolkata Knight Riders and Delhi Capitals on 28th September at the Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium.
Delhi Capitals have played 10 matches so far in the tournament, out of which they have won 8. They are currently sitting at the second spot in the points table with 16 points in their account.
Delhi Capitals last played against Rajasthan Royals at Abu Dhabi, where they won the game by 33 runs. Batting first, Delhi Capitals smashed 154 runs on the board. Rajasthan Royals, in reply, could manage only 121 runs and lost the match.
Kolkata Knight Riders, on the other hand, have also played 10 games so far in the tournament, out of which they have won 4. They are currently sitting at the fourth spot in the points table.
KKR last played Chennai Super Kings at Abu Dhabi, where they lost the last-ball thriller. Batting first, Kolkata Knight Riders smacked 171 runs on the board for the loss of 6 wickets. Chennai Super Kings, in reply, chased down this total at the last ball of the game.
Talking about their head to head record, both teams have faced each other on 29 occasions so far in IPL history, where both the teams managed to win 14 games each. The last time these two sides met this season, 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 41 of the 14th edition of Indian Premier League (IPL 2021) between Kolkata Knight Riders and Delhi Capitals on Tuesday, September 28, 2021.
KKR vs DC Match Details
- Match: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi Capitals, Match 41
- Date: Tuesday, September 28, 2021
- Time: 3:30 PM (IST)
- Venue: Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah
KKR vs DC Weather & Pitch Report
The pitch here at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium is pretty much a balanced wicket. Pacers will get some movement with the new ball. Once the batsmen get set, they can score big on this wicket. Teams winning the toss will look to chase on this venue. Anything around 150-160 will be a good total at this venue.
Another hot and sunny day here in Sharjah is expected, with the maximum temperature looming at 33 degrees Celsius and the humidity will be 60 per cent.
Average First Innings Score
The average first innings score at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah considering the last 5 matches played here is 140 runs.
Record of Chasing Team
Based on the last 5 matches played at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah —
- Matches Won: 4
- Matches Lost: 1
- No Result: 0
KKR vs DC Head-to-Head
Kolkata Knight Riders & Delhi Capitals Form
KKR vs DC Dream11 Probable Playing XI
Kolkata Knight Riders
Eoin Morgan (C), Dinesh Karthik (WK), Rahul Tripathi, Shubman Gill, Venkatesh Iyer, Sunil Narine, Lockie Ferguson, Andre Russell, Varun Chakravarthy, Prasidh Krishna, Nitish Rana.
Rishabh Pant (C & WK), Shikhar Dhawan, Shimron Hetmyer, Shreyas Iyer, Anrich Nortje, Axar Patel, Prithvi Shaw, Lalit Yadav/Steve Smith, Avesh Khan, Kagiso Rabada, Ravichandran Ashwin.
Top 5 Picks For KKR vs DC
1. Shikhar Dhawan
The left-handed batsman from Delhi Capitals will once again open the innings for them and will try to provide a good start to the team. He has smacked 430 runs in this season so far.
2. Rishabh Pant
The skipper of Delhi Capitals has knocked 272 runs in this season so far. He will be one of the key batsmen to pick in your fantasy team.
3. Shreyas Iyer
The former captain of Delhi Capitals is in sublime form, having smashed 90 runs in the last two matches that he played in this season so far. His game play against spin and pace is a complete treat to the eyes.
4. Venkatesh Iyer
He is one of the emerging stars from the Kolkata Knight Riders’ camp. He has been absolutely blistering in the last two matches he played for KKR. Overall, he has scored 112 runs in this season so far.
5. Rahul Tripathi
He has hammered 306 runs in this season so far. He can be proven vital in the upcoming match, considering his recent form in the tournament. He can be a safe pick for your fantasy team.
Fantasy Points of Top 5 Picks For KKR vs DC
|Shikhar Dhawan||666 Points|
|Rishabh Pant||514 Points|
|Rahul Tripathi||477 Points|
|Venkatesh Iyer||184 Points|
|Shreyas Iyer||119 Points|
Player Stats/Records of Top 5 Picks For KKR vs DC
|Player||Stats (In IPL 2021)|
|Shikhar Dhawan||430 Runs|
|Rishabh Pant||272 Runs|
|Rahul Tripathi||306 Runs|
|Venkatesh Iyer||112 Runs|
|Shreyas Iyer||90 Runs|
Captaincy Picks For KKR vs DC
- Shreyas Iyer
- Rishabh Pant
- Venkatesh Iyer
KKR vs DC Dream11 Fantasy Team Prediction
Fantasy Team 1
- Wicket-Keeper: Rishabh Pant
- Batsmen: Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer, Venkatesh Iyer, Rahul Tripathi
- All-Rounders: Andre Russell, Axar Patel
- Bowlers: Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Varun Chakravarthy, Lockie Ferguson
- Captain: Shreyas Iyer
- Vice-Captain: Venkatesh Iyer
Fantasy Team 2
- Wicket-Keeper: Rishabh Pant
- Batsmen: Shubman Gill, Nitish Rana, Venkatesh Iyer, Prithvi Shaw
- All-Rounders: Andre Russell, Sunil Narine
- Bowlers: Ravichandran Ashwin, Anrich Nortje, Avesh Khan, Kagiso Rabada
- Captain: Rishabh Pant
- Vice-Captain: Andre Russell
KKR vs DC Streaming & Broadcasting Details:
- Streaming: Disney+ Hotstar
- Broadcasting: Star Sports Network
KKR vs DC Probable Winner
Delhi Capitals 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.