Delhi Capitals will face Kolkata Knight Riders at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium in the second qualifier match of the 14th season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) today. In this match, Kolkata captain Eoin Morgan won the toss and decided to bowl first. Kolkata reached here after defeating Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Eliminator match, while Delhi had to face defeat at the hands of Chennai Super Kings in the first qualifier. The winner of the second qualifier will play the final against Chennai Super Kings on Friday. Before this great match, a photo of Kolkata and Delhi players is becoming quite viral on social media.
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In this photo, Delhi fast bowler Avesh Khan is holding a plate in his hands and he is feeding the food kept in this plate to Kolkata’s rising all-rounder Venkatesh. Kolkata Knight Riders posted this photo on their Instagram. The former IPL champion wrote in the caption with this photo, ‘Tera yaar hoon main’. This photo shared by Kolkata is becoming quite viral on social media. Fans are also making funny comments on this photo. Commenting on the photo, a user wrote, ‘Hindu-Muslim Bhai-Bhai.’ This photo has got around 50,000 likes so far.
Avesh and Venkesh have done amazingly well in IPL 2021 so far. Avesh has taken 23 wickets in the last 14 matches in the 14th season of the league. At the same time, Venkatesh has taken three wickets apart from scoring 265 runs in 8 matches. Venkatesh has a batting average of 37.85 and a strike rate of 123.25. He has also hit two half-centuries, with 67 runs being his highest score. Venkatesh has given runs in bowling at an economy rate of 8.53. Venkesh and Avesh have been asked to join the Indian team for the T20 World Cup starting October 17. After the IPL is over, both these players will stay in the UAE and help Team India to prepare for the tournament.