In the 50th match of IPL 2021, there will be a battle between the two best teams of the tournament. It is being talked about Delhi Capitals and Chennai Super Kings who have already qualified in the playoffs this season and now there is a battle between them to become number 1 in the points table. Both the teams have 18-18 points but according to the net run rate, Chennai Super Kings is sitting on the number 1 chair. Delhi’s victory in this match can roll it to number 2. By the way, Delhi also has the power to do so because in the same season, Delhi Capitals defeated Chennai Super Kings by a huge margin of 7 wickets.
Chennai Super Kings had scored 188 runs in that match but thanks to Shikhar Dhawan’s 85 and Prithvi Shaw’s 72, Delhi Capitals won that match 8 balls already. Although that match took place in Mumbai and now the competition is to be held at the Dubai International Stadium where the team of Chennai is seen in a different color. Especially the batting of his opener Rituraj Gaikwad and Faf du Plessis is overshadowing the opponents.
Equal competition between Delhi-Chennai
Talking about the statistics, Chennai Super Kings has defeated Delhi Capitals in 21 matches out of 34 and has lost 13. But if we talk about the last three years, then the competition between Delhi Capitals and Chennai is equal. Delhi and Chennai have won 3-3 matches in the last 6 matches.
Delhi’s Probable Playing XI– Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Steve Smith, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant, Shimron Hetmyer, Axar Patel, R Ashwin, Kagiso Rabada, Enrique Norkhia and Avesh Khan.
Probable playing XI for Chennai – Rituraj Gaikwad, Faf du Plessis, Moeen Ali, Ambati Rayudu, Suresh Raina, MS Dhoni, Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Josh Hazlewood, Sam Karen and Deepak Chahar.