KKR vs DC: Indian Premier League has moved on to its 28th match and Delhi Capitals is still awaiting their first victory. The match will be hosted at Delhi Capital’s home ground, Arun Jaitley Cricket Stadium. The Delhi Capitals had a disappointing season so far. They are still rooted in the bottom of the points table.
Delhi Capitals is present at the bottom of the points table. Unfortunately, they lost all five matches played this season. David Warner’s men were unable to perform really well due to various reasons. Kolkata Knight Riders are placed in the seventh position on the points table. They have achieved two wins out of five matches played.
KKR vs DC: Pitch Report
The match will be held at Arun Jaitley Cricket Stadium, Delhi. Delhi Capitals has marked many victories on this ground. This ground is one of the oldest Cricket grounds in India. The ground is assistive for batters. The pitch has also something to offer for spinners as well. The dry pitch can be beneficial for spinners. The humidity level will be around 32% so there chance of rain.
KKR vs DC: Performance in recent matches
Kolkata Knight Riders had a disappointing start this season as they lost against Punjab Kings. In the second match against RCB, they had a stellar victory of 81 runs. Shardul Thakur, Rahmanullah Gurbaz and Rinku Singh were the stars of the match. They all were able to hit quick runs and took the target to a massive score of 204 runs. They also managed to succeed in beating Gujarat Titans. KKR later lost against Mumbai Indians.
Delhi Capitals has been underperforming since the beginning. If they manage to win this match it will be their first victory. They lost against Lucknow Super Giants by a massive 50 runs. Later on, they were defeated by Rajasthan Royals, Mumbai Indians, and Royal Challengers Bangalore. Hopefully they will open their first victory with this match.
Kolkata Knight Riders Squad
Nitish Rana(c), Aarya Desai, Jason Roy, David Wiese, Sunil Narine, Venkatesh Iyar, Litton Das(wk), Narayan Jagadeesan(wk) Rahmanullah Gurbaz(wk), Harshit Rana, Kulwant Khejroliya, Lockie Ferguson, Shardul Thakur, Suyush Sharma, Tim Southee, Umesh Yadav, Vaibhav Arora, Varun Chakaravarthy, Mandeep Singh, Rinku Singh, Andre Russell, Anukul Roy.
Delhi Capitals Squad
David Warner(c), Manish Pandey, , Axar Patel, Lalit Yadav, Mitchell Marsh, Abhishek Poral(wk), Phil Salt(wk), Sarfaraz Khan, Anrich Nortje, Chetan Sakariya, Ishant Sharma, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Khaleel Ahmed, Kuldeep Yadav, Lungi Ngidi, Mukesh Kumar, Mustafizur Rahman, Praveen Dubey, Vicky Ostwal, Prithvi Shaw, Rilee Rossouw, Ripal Patel, Rovman Powell, Yash Dhull, Aman Hakim Khan.