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KKR vs DC: The excitement has reached its peak in IPL 2022. After every match, the enthusiasm of the spectators is increasing for the upcoming matches. Kolkata Knight Riders and Delhi Capitals (KKR vs DC) are going to meet in the 19th match of the league stage of the current season. Both the teams are going to face each other on April 10 at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai.
If Kolkata and Delhi play against each other in the first match of Sundays doubleheader, then a high voltage match is going to be seen. Because on one hand Kolkata continues to top the points table with 3 wins in their 4 matches. At the same time, Delhi has lost the next 2 matches after winning the first match, due to which Capitals are currently occupying number-7. In such a situation, Kolkata would like to maintain their winning streak, while Delhi would like to come back after earning 2 points. So let us tell you about every piece of information related to KKR vs DC funny match today.
KKR has a better record in their clashes. In the tournament history so far, both sides have faced each other in a total of 29 games, of which 12 have been won by DC and 16 by the Kolkata Knight Riders
KKR vs DC last season match: Kolkata won the last 2 battles that took place in Sharjah against the Delhi team. Kolkata secured the win by 3 wickets on both occasions.
Umesh Yadav has been in terrific form to impress in the powerplays and his pace attack combined with Australias Cummins is strong enough to trouble the non-experienced Delhi batsmen. Spinners Varun Chakraborty and Sunil Narine can also contribute significantly in this.
Venkatesh Iyer shone with the bat in the last match but experienced Ajinkya Rahane is finding it difficult to see how long the team management gives him a chance. Captain Iyer will also try to play big innings. Brabournes pitch has worked well for the batsmen with dew playing no role in the days play so the captain would like to bat first.
Delhi Capitals (DC) lost to the new IPL team Lucknow Super Giants in a close match while they also had to face defeat against another new team Gujarat Titans. However, the bowling unit was strengthened by the return of fast bowler Enrique Norkhia who was recovering from injury. The South African bowler hasnt bowled since the T20 World Cup in November, so he certainly doesnt seem to be in tune.
Kolkata Knight Riders (KOL) are the deadliest team in IPL 2022 so far. Be it batting or bowling, KKR is currently looking better than the rest of the teams on every front. In the very last match, Kolkatas Pat Cummins scored the fastest half-century in IPL history against Mumbai Indians to give his team an impossible victory, after which the teams players confidence will be sky-high.
But in the midst of this, the cause of trouble for KKR remains their middle order. So far the teams captain Shreyas Iyer and Nitish Rana have not scored runs. Due to this, the team is facing problems. If we talk about the last 2 victories of this team, then in both the matches, only one player has won the match. While Andre Russells stormy innings against Punjab led the team to victory, Pat Cumminss charismatic innings in the match against Mumbai became the reason for the victory.
Talking about the pitch of the match between Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Delhi Capitals (KKR vs DC) at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai, it is generally known for batting. On Friday, the most exciting match of the Punjab vs Gujarat season has been played in this ground. It will be easier for the batsmen to play stroke at the Brabourne Stadium. It has been seen in the matches played here that the batsmen do not face much trouble in batting.
Big scores have also been seen standing on this pitch, from which one thing is clear that a long score can be made on the field and it can also be achieved easily. The wicket will be friendly to the batsmen and will also give a lot of help to the outfield batsmen. Also, spin bowlers will get help. Batting in the second innings here can be a good decision for the team. So the team winning the toss would like to elect to bowl first.
|1||Gujrat Titans - Q||14||10||4||0||0.316||20|
|2||Rajasthan Royals - Q||14||9||5||0||0.298||18|
|3||Lucknow Super Giants - Q||14||9||5||0||0.251||18|
|4||Royal Challengers Bangalore - Q||14||8||6||0||-0.253||16|
|5||Delhi Capitals - E||14||8||6||0||0.204||14|
|6||Punjab Kings - E||14||7||7||0||0.126||14|
|7||Kolkata Knight Riders - E||14||6||8||0||0.146||12|
|8||Sunrisers Hyderabad - E||14||6||8||0||-0.379||12|
|9||Chennai Super Kings - E||14||4||10||0||-0.203||8|
|10||Mumbai Indians - E||14||4||10||0||-0.506||8|
|Recent Forms: W = Won, L = Lost, T = Tie, D = Draw, NR = No Result|