MS Dhoni-led Chennai Tremendous Kings will lock horns with Rishabh Pant’s Delhi Capitals in Qualifier 1 of the IPL 2021, at Dubai Worldwide Stadium, right here on Sunday. Whereas CSK shall be in search of their fourth IPL title, DC are eyeing their maiden crown.
The winner of the primary IPL Qualifier between CSK and DC will transfer straight to the ultimate and the shedding facet will get one other probability in Qualifier 2.
Wicketkeeper (Rishabh Pant)
Delhi skipper Rishabh Pant has are available for criticism for being over-aggressive and it must be seen if he exhibits a way of restraint and makes larger contributions. He has thus far scored 362 runs in 14 matches together with two fifties.
Batter (Faf du Plessis, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw/Shreyas Iyer)
CSK openers Faf du Plessis and Ruturaj Gaikwad have been pivotal to the workforce’s success this season and could have a giant hand to play within the powerplay with the brand new ball on the degrading Dubai floor. Identical applies for Shikhar Dhawan and Prithvi Shaw, who had a wholesome partnership of 88 runs within the final sport in opposition to RCB. In case, you’re prepared to play fifth batsmen, Shreyas Iyer shouldn’t be a foul alternative as nicely given his consistency with the bat within the UAE leg.
All-rounders (Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Axar Patel)
Sluggish bowlers have a giant function to play within the match and that is why the collection of spinners are going to essential for the sport. Axar Patel has picked six wickets within the final three video games and is difficult to overlook. Dwayne Bravo has been doing the identical for CSK because the medium-pacer has picked 9 wickets within the final 5 video games however did fail to choose a wicket within the final match. Jadeja has been on and off with the ball however has come helpful with the bat down the order.
Bowlers (Shardul Thakur, Kagiso Rabada, Avesh Khan)
Shardul Thakur has been the principle strike bowler for CSK with 13 wickets within the UAE leg, together with three wickets within the final match, and is difficult to overlook for the sport. DC’s tempo duo Kagiso Rabada and Avesh Khan even have been among the many go-to males for wickets. Some might need their reservations in opposition to Khan, given how he conceded the match within the final over to RCB within the final match however it may’t take away the truth that the pacer has taken seven wickets in his final 4 matches.
Something above 160 hasn’t been simple to chase down this season. Bowlers, with tempo variations, typically excel in such circumstances whereas gradual bowlers have typically contained runs within the center overs.
The climate will stay scorching and humid with the temperature fluctuating between 22-34 levels Celsius throughout the night sport.
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