IPL 2019: A little sneak peek before the match between DC and KXIP
Both the teams looking forward to adding one more win in their accounts at Mohali will be interesting to watch. Delhi Capitals (DC) will meet Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) tonight 8 pm IST at Punjab’s home ground. In IPL’s 11 year existence neither of the teams have been able to finish on the top. The signs though are looking promising this edition.
Out of three matches, both the teams have won two and tonight one of them will come one more point forward. KXIP defeated MI by 8 wickets in their first home game and DC dramatically won by KKR in a Super Over decider.
Batsmen have shown the good play from both sides. DC opener Shikhar Dhawan is struggling to strike big but has shown glimpses of power shots. Shreyas Iyer, DC skipper also has not clicked yet but played a helpful inning against KKR. The young batsmen, Rishabh Pant and Prithvi Shaw have been playing explosive match-winning knocks for the team. The youngest in the team, Shaw scored 99 runs against KKR under pressure situation. Pant led the team to victory against MI with 27 balls 78.
The experienced batting line up of KXIP is in good touch too. Chris Gayle smashed a 47 ball 79 to win over RR and 40 in previous match victory. KL Rahul finally found his touch scoring 71 in the same game. Mayank Agarwal has been proving himself handy in each game.
Among the bowlers, Kagiso Rabada will have his tails up against Gayle and Company who brought a magnificent win to DC in the Super Over.
Key Players to look out for in both the teams
Kings XI Punjab
Updated Points Table of Vivo IPL 2019
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