IPL Prediction: The first fixture of Sunday’s doubleheader will see Kolkata Knight Riders lock horns with Delhi Capitals at Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai. Kolkata Knight Riders are sitting atop the points table with three wins and a defeat in four encounters. They are coming after securing back-to-back wins over Punjab Kings and Mumbai Indians and will be aiming to keep the winning momentum. On contrary, Delhi Capitals are coming after facing defeats against Gujarat Titans and Lucknow Super Giants in the last two outings and will be itching to bounce back to winning ways.
As per KKR vs DC Dream11 Team Prediction, Kolkata Knight Riders are favourite to win this game
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Andre Russell Stats in IPL
West Indies power-hitter Andre Russell showed some glimpse of his destructive stroke play with his unbeaten 70 against Punjab Kings and is one of the biggest threats to DC bowling attack
|Innings||Runs||Strike Rate||vs DC||In IPL 2021||Last 4 IPL matches|
|88||1806||176.75||272 runs from 7 innings & 13 wickets||183 runs from 9 innings & 11 wickets||DNB, 25, 70*, 11|
Prithvi Shah Stats in IPL
Delhi Capitals opener Prithvi Shah slammed a quick-fire fifty against Lucknow and is one of the in-form batters for Delhi
|Innings||Runs||Strike Rate||vs KKR||In IPL 2021||Last 3 IPL innings|
|56||1414||147.75||341 runs from 6 innings at an avg of 56.83||479 runs from 15 innings||38, 10, 61|
Kuldeep Yadav Stats in IPL
Kuldeep Yadav is go-to wicket-taking bowler for Delhi Capitals in the ongoing season. In three games, he has picked up six wickets and will be crucial in middle overs
|Matches||Wickets||Econ||Best||In IPL 2021||Last 3 IPL matches|
|48||46||147.36||4/20||DNP||3/18, 1/32, 2/31|
Umesh Yadav Stats in IPL
|Matches||Wickets||Economy||vs DC||In IPL 2021||Last 4 IPL matches|
|125||128||8.39||13 wickets from 13 matches||DNP||2/20, 2/16, 4/23, 1/25|
Both teams will square off at Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai which is the highest scoring venue in the ongoing season in comparison to the other venues. The dew has been playing a crucial role in the tournament and spinners finding it hard to bowl especially in the second innings, but with the game being played in the afternoon the spinners are expected to be playing a crucial role. The average 1st innings score here is 157 and the pitch remains the same for the entire game.
If KKR bats first – 180+
If DC bats first – 170-180
As per KKR vs DC Today Match Prediction, Kolkata Knight Riders is favourites to win this game
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With back-to-back wins, Kolkata Knight Riders have no reasons to tweak the playing 11. They were boosted with the return of Pat Cummins in the last game. Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Pat Cummins, and Sam Billings will be the four overseas players for KKR.
Delhi Capitals, on the other hand, are also expected to feature unchanged despite defeats in the last two games. David Warner, Rovman Powell, Anrich Nortje, and Mustafizur Rahman will be the four overseas players for DC
DC Playing XI
KKR Playing XI
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