Delhi Capitals vs Chennai Super Kings
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The match between DC and CSK is the qualifier 1 of the IPL 2021, which is going to be played at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai on October 10th 2021.
DC vs CSK History:
The teams competed against each other 25 times, till date. Out of them, DC won 10 times and lost 15 times.
Last 5 (completed) match results of DC against CSK are WWWWL.
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 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 met 10 times at the neutral venue. DC won 6 times, whereas CSK also won 4 times.
Last 5 (completed) match results of DC against CSK is WWWWL.
Playoff / semi final:
The teams played twice in the knockout stage (play-off / semi final). DC is searching for the first win in the knockout stage against CSK, CSK won both the outings.
Last 5 (completed) knockout match results of DC against CSK is LL – – -.
Points and Ranks:
In the knockout stage, the winner will get the ticket to the final, the defeated team will play in the qualifier 2 against the winner of the eliminator game.
Last 5 (completed) match results of DC are LWWLW.
Chennai Super Kings:
Last 5 (completed) match results of CSK are LLLWW.
Weather forecast for Dubai shows the weather would be pretty clear throughout the match. The precipitation percentage would be between 1% to 2% as of now, so there would be almost no chance of rain during the match. The temperature would be between 32 to 33 Celsius. The wind would be between 7 to 17 km/h. The speed of wind 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 44 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 10 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 WWWWW.
Over all, the teams, who won the toss, won the matches 17 times and lost 27 times, including those three super over defeats.
Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while winning the toss, are WWWLW.
The first batting team won the matches 22 times including two ties. Whereas, the teams, who batted second, won 22 times, also, including one tie.
Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while the team bat first, are LLLLL.
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 28.00 and 25.27 is for the second innings.
T20 History Between the Teams at the Venue:
Both the teams faced each other twice at the venue. DC won both the outingS.
Last 5 (completed) match results of DC against CSK at the venue are WW – – -.
Teams’ T20 History at the Venue:
DC got 13 chances to play the match at the venue, the team has an average record, as the team won 7 times, and lost 7 times, too.
Last 5 (completed) match results of DC at the venue are LWWLL.
CSK had 12 opportunities to play at the venue, and the team has a pretty good record, as the team won 7 times and lost 5 times.
Last 5 (completed) match results of CSK at the venue are LLWWW.
Tentative XI for both the Teams:
The team may go with M. Stoinis, if he will be fit for the play, in place of R. Patel, otherwise the team will go with the winning combination.
Delhi Capitals Eleven: P. Shaw, S. Dhawan, S. Iyer, R. Pant, S. Hetmyer, M. Stoinis, A. Patel, R. Ashwin, K. Rabada, A. Nortje, A. Khan
Chennai Super Kings:
The team may go with S. Raina in place of R. Uthappa.
Chennai Super Kings: R. Gaikwad, F. du Plessis, S. Raina, M. Ali, A. Rayudu, M. Dhoni, R. Jadeja, D. Bravo, S. Thakur, D. Chahar, J. Hazlewood
*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.