Delhi Capitals (DC) skipper Rishabh Pant can have fairly the job at hand when he takes on his India skipper Virat Kohli’s Royal Challengers Bangalore in Ahmedabad on Tuesday. Whereas DC have been in fairly good kind in IPL 2021, with 4 wins out of 5 video games, RCB are additionally just about there, with solely run price preserving them beneath Delhi, due to their huge loss within the final match. DC will want their huge gamers to essentially come to the occasion to tackle RCB, who’ve additionally been in nice contact barring one glitch.
Listed here are a few of DC’s key gamers:
Dhawan has been in nice contact in IPL 2021, with 259 runs at a median of over 50 and a strike price of 142.30. The veteran left-hander has been instrumental in DC’s good performances.
With a high rating of 92, Dhawan is exhibiting the form of kind that’s important on the high of the order, and plenty of of Delhi’s wins have been due to the runs piled up throughout the first six overs, with Dhawan proper up there.
The younger Delhi Capitals skipper at occasions appears a little bit fazed by all of the tasks placed on him – captain, wicketkeeper and key batsman. However he wants to use himself to all three roles with aplomb if DC are to progress.
Pant has seemed a little bit underdone in his batting however has additionally proven a little bit extra duty, and poise within the Tremendous Over win over SunRisers Hyderabad.
Axar Patel, again in motion after recovering from Covid-19, might be key to Delhi Capitals’ fortunes. His wicket-to-wicket left-arm spin, with a touch of flip, make him fairly suited to the form of pitches that IPL 2021 has been witnessing.
Patel did effectively to limit SRH to simply seven runs within the Tremendous Over in DC’s final sport, guaranteeing a simple response and a win. Previous to that, he had figures of two/26 within the 20 overs, a significant spell in the long term.