Chennai Super Kings vs Delhi Capitals
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The match between CSK and DC is the fiftieth meeting of the IPL 2021, which is going to be played at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai on October 4th 2021.
CSK vs DC History:
The teams competed against each other 24 times, till date. Out of them, CSK won 15 times and lost 9 times.
Last 5 (completed) match results of CSK against DC are LLLWW.
The teams faced each other 8 times at the home ground of CSK. The host won 6 times. On the other hand, the visitors won just twice.
Last 5 (completed) match results of CSK against DC are WWWWW.
The teams competed 7 times at the home ground of DC. The home team won just twice and lost 5 times.
Last 5 (completed) match results of DC against CSK are LWLLW.
The teams met 9 times at the neutral venue. CSK also won 4 times, whereas DC won 5 times.
Last 5 (completed) match results of CSK against DC LLLWW.
Points and Ranks:
In the group stage, the winner will earn 2 points and the defeating team will earn 0 points.
Chennai Super Kings:
CSK is at the top of the table, currently, and will stay at the top by earning 2 points after winning the match. The team will go down to second position in defeat.
Last 5 (completed) match results of CSK are LWWWW.
DC is in the second position, currently, in the table and will be at the top of the table by earning 2 points after winning the match. The team will stay at the same position in defeat.
Last 5 (completed) match results of DC are WLWWW.
Weather forecast for Dubai shows the weather would be partly cloudy in the initial part of the game, and then cloudy till the end of the match. The precipitation percentage would be between 0% to 2% as of now, so there would be almost no chance of rain during the match. The temperature would be between 33 to 34 Celsius. The wind would be between 8 to 11 km/h. The speed of wind would fluctuate and the temperature would decrease gradually.
Toss and Pitch (Record of IPL):
Teams chose to bat first after winning the toss, which happened 19 times in 41 games. The selection didn’t favor the teams, as the team won 7 times and lost 12 times, though once the team lost a match in the second super over.
Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to bat first, are LLLWL.
On the other hand, the team chose to field first after winning the toss, won 7 times and lost 15 times, though the teams lost the match in super over twice.
Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to field first, are WWLLL.
Over all, the teams, who won the toss, won the matches 14 times and lost 27 times, including those three super over defeats.
Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while winning the toss, are LWWLL.
The first batting team won the matches 22 times including two ties. Whereas, the teams, who batted second, won 19 times, only, including one tie.
Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while the team bat first, are LLLLW.
The lowest successful defended total was 126. On the other hand, Highest successful chase is 179 at the ground.
The first inning lowest total was 110, and the highest total was 219 runs. For the second inning, the lowest total was 109 runs, whereas the highest was 201 runs.
The batting average of the first innings is 28.06 and 24.90 is for the second innings.
T20 History Between the Teams at the Venue:
Both the teams faced each other once at the venue. DC won the outing.
Last 5 (completed) match results of CSK against DC at the venue are L – – – -.
Teams’ T20 History at the Venue:
CSK had 10 opportunities to play at the venue, and the team has an extremely good record, as the team won 7 times and lost 3 times.
Last 5 (completed) match results of CSK at the venue are WWWWL.
DC got 12 chances to play the match at the venue, the team has an average record, as the team won 6 times, and lost also 6 times.
Last 5 (completed) match results of DC at the venue are WLLLL.
Tentative XI for both the Teams:
Chennai Super Kings:
The team may include D. Bravo in place of J. Hazlewood to give him rest.
Chennai Super Kings: R. Gaikwad, F. du Plessis, S. Raina, M. Ali, A. Rayudu, M. Dhoni, R. Jadeja, S. Curran, D. Bravo, S. Thakur, D. Chahar
The team may go with a winning combination.
Delhi Capitals Eleven: P. Shaw, S. Dhawan, S. Smith, S. Iyer, R. Pant, S. Hetmyer, A. Patel, R. Ashwin, K. Rabada, A. Nortje, A. Khan
*Notes: the result of the most recent match is at the left. *Notes: “*” means the match was tied but the match was resulted through one over eliminator.