KKR vs DC: Delhi Capitals will be taking on the Kolkata Knight Riders in Qualifier 2 of the Indian Premier League, 2021 at Sharjah Cricket Stadium on the 13th of October.
Delhi Capitals lost to the three-time champions Chennai Super Kings in the first playoff match and will hope to make it to the summit clash in search of their first title.
Kolkata Knight Riders, on the other hand, had been impressive in the second leg of the tournament, winning six out of the eight games in the UAE, including the Eliminator in Sharjah against a top RCB outfit.
KKR vs DC Match Details
- Match: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi Capitals, Qualifier 2
- Date: Wednesday, October 13, 2021
- Time: 7:30 PM (IST)
- Venue: Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah
KKR vs DC Weather & Pitch Report
The surface at Sharjah Cricket Stadium is completely contrasting to what we saw last year. The pace bowlers are getting more help and the batters have struggled to score runs in the second leg. The same trend is expected on Thursday. The average first inning score is around 150.
The temperature will be hovering around 32 Degree Celsius during the evening at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium. The sky will be clear with a zero percentage of rain during the match time. The humidity will be around 62 percent.
Average First Innings Score
The average first innings score at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah considering the last 5 matches played here is 138 runs.
Record of Chasing Team
Based on the last 5 matches played at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah —
- Matches Won: 2
- Matches Lost: 3
- No Result: 0
KKR vs DC Head-to-Head
Kolkata Knight Riders & Delhi Capitals Form
KKR vs DC Predicted Playing XI
Kolkata Knight Riders
Eoin Morgan (C), Dinesh Karthik (WK), Rahul Tripathi, Varun Chakravarthy, Shakib Al Hasan, Shivam Mavi, Sunil Narine, Lockie Ferguson, Nitish Rana, Shubman Gill, Venkatesh Iyer.
Bench: Andre Russell, Harbhajan Singh, Tim Southee, Ben Cutting, Sandeep Warrier, Prasidh Krishna, Karun Nair, Tim Seifert, Kuldeep Yadav, Sheldon Jackson, Vaibhav Arora, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Pawan Negi, Kamlesh Nagarkoti.
Rishabh Pant (C & WK), Ravichandran Ashwin, Anrich Nortje, Avesh Khan, Prithvi Shaw, Shimron Hetmyer, Shreyas Iyer, Shikhar Dhawan, Kagiso Rabada, Axar Patel, Tom Curran.
Bench: Ishant Sharma, Sam Billings, Ben Dwarshuis, Vishnu Vinod, Praveen Dubey, Ajinkya Rahane, Umesh Yadav, Marcus Stoinis, Lukman Meriwala, Steve Smith, Kulwant Khejroliya.
Match Predictions For Qualifier 2 – KKR vs DC
If Delhi Capitals Won the Toss & Bowl First
- Kolkata Knight Riders Powerplay Score: 40-45
- Kolkata Knight Riders Overall Score: 135-150
Delhi Capitals win the match.
If Kolkata Knight Riders Won the Toss & Bowl First
- Delhi Capitals Powerplay Score: 40-45
- Delhi Capitals Overall Score: 125-140
Kolkata Knight Riders Riders win the match.
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